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Named one of the “Ten Actors to Watch” by Variety (2007), British up and comer Sam Riley has so far been best known for his portrayal of Ian Curtis in the film “Control”, a biopic about the lead singer of the 1970s post-punk band Joy Division. But his new role in Rowan Joffe’s “Brighton Rock”, based on Graham Greene’s 1938 novel, might be the one to turn him into an icon. Also starring Helen Mirren, John Hurt and Andy Serkis, “Brighton Rock” has already been adapted for the screen onceRead More
Not many stars are fortunate enough to find themselves at the height of fame where Kristen Stewart resides. With a wealth of roles at her fingertips, Stewart opts for characters that “speak to her,” and challenge her, even if this means a smaller audience. “There’s a road I’m going down now, and I’m aware that there’s not as much of an audience for strange movies—for different, eclectic movies—and I totally accept that,” Stewart says. While aware and thankful for the opportunities the Twilight franchise has opened up for her, theRead More

Posted On November 3, 2010By Linda GeIn Interviews, Videos

TRON: LEGACY – 10 Questions in 60 Seconds

Watch two of the most in-demand young actors on the scene right now, Garrett Hedlund and Olivia Wilde, shoot rapid-fire questions at each other about their December 17, 2010 release “Tron: Legacy”. Hit Read More to watch them in a scene from the movie. Hedlund can next be seen in “Country Strong” and recently completed work on “On the Road”, based on the classic Kerouac tale. Wilde just finished shooting “Cowboys and Aliens” opposite Harrison Ford and is in the mix for Ridley Scott’s “Alien” prequel.Read More
Jennifer Lawrence isn’t the only teenage girl making waves this Oscar season. Come December, all eyes will be on Hailee Steinfeld, who beat out 15,000 girls to land the role of Mattie Ross in the Coen Brothers’ highly anticipated remake of “True Grit”, out December 22, 2010. A likely Oscar contender in the Best Supporting Actress category – for a role that should be Lead if it weren’t for her young age – Steinfeld tells Entertainment Weekly about how she landed the role, working with such high profile actors, andRead More
Jennifer Lawrence recently sat down with David Poland for his DP/30 interview series, in which filmmakers are interviewed for a full half-hour, allowing the conversation to go very in-depth into their work and other subjects. Watch Lawrence’s interview below, where her refreshingly candid personality is on full display. They go into a full array of subjects, shooting “Winter’s Bone”, her favorite cities, her dream projects. Is it strange to watch herself on screen, as many actors say? “I’ve never had the ‘whoa, I’m on camera’ moment because I remember filmingRead More