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Aussie outback drama “Tracks” is currently having its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival (where it’s already racking up some nice reviews), and we’ve got a new image from the film featuring Mia Wasikowska and our first look at “Girls” actor Adam Driver. John Curran directed the film and Wasikowska plays real life writer Robyn Davidson, whose book “Tracks” is the basis of the film. In 1977, Davidson trekked over 1500 miles through the desert to the center of Australia by herself, with only four camels and her dogRead More
With the first wave of announcements for the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, also comes a wave of first look photographs of the films that will be premiering in Canada in September. First up, we have Mia Wasikowska wandering the desert with only a few camels for company in the first photo from Aussie outback drama “Tracks.” Wasikowska played real life writer Robyn Davidson, whose book “Tracks” is the basis of the film. In 1977, Davidson trekked over 1500 miles through the desert to the centre of Australia by herself,Read More
Busy rising star Brady Corbet has recently taken on two new projects, reports Deadline. He joins Ben Stiller, Amanda Seyfried, Naomi Watts and Adam Driver in Noah Baumbach’s ensemble comedy “While We’re Young,”, and will star in HBO miniseries “Olive Kitteridge” opposite Frances McDormand. Baumbach’s new comedy is about an uptight documentary filmmaker and his wife (Stiller and Watts) who learn toloosen up after befriending a free-spirited younger couple (Seyfried and Driver). No word on Corbet’s role there but in “Olive Kitteridge” he will play Henry Thibodeau, husband to Zoe Kazan’sRead More
Confirming earlier reports, Amanda Seyfried is now in final negotiations to join Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts and Adam Driver in Noah Baumbach’s long-gestating next film, “While We’re Young”, according to The Wrap. The film is about two couples, an older, uptight married one comprised of a documentary filmmaker (Stiller) and his wife (Watts) who find their lives turned upside down when they befriend a free-spirited younger couple, to be played by Driver and Seyfried. Filming will take place in New York this fall should everything come together, though it shouldRead More
“Inside Llewyn Davis” was perhaps our most anticipated film of this year’s Cannes Film Festival and the Coen Brothers latest film did not disappoint, weaving a melancholy yet genuinely funny and enjoyable story of a down on his luck folk singer. It’s essentially a thin plot but it doesn’t matter, as the Coens and cinematographer Bruno Delbonnol have constructed a beautifully woven tale about the failures and successes life throws at us – and the directors cleverly sidestep answering any of those questions. This is a return to lighter fareRead More
After working together on the upcoming “Frances Ha”, director Noah Baumbach is bringing Adam Driver back into the fold, with the “Girls” star now in talks for the long-gestating “While We’re Young”, according to The Wrap. The film is about two couples, an older, uptight married one comprised of a documentary filmmaker (Ben Stiller) and his wife (Naomi Watts) who find their lives turned upside down when they befriend a free-spirited younger couple, to be played by Driver and a still-to-be-cast young actress, with THR suggesting Amanda Seyfried is oneRead More
Chris O’Dowd may be moving to 18th Century England with co-star Adam Driver. The two guys of HBO’s “Girls” are gearing up to star in “The Coward”, the period comedy to be directed by “Ceremony”‘s Max Winkler, according to The Wrap. Driver joined the project in February, and is set to play a nobleman whose family has a long history ending up on the losing side of to-the-death duels. When he’s challenged to such a duel, he hires a criminal to take his place. The criminal (prsumably O’Dowd?) ends upRead More
Looks like Ben Schwartz is one small screen star we should keep our eye on. The “House of Lies” actor has joined Shawn Levy‘s ensemble comedy “This Is Where I Leave You“. Since Levy took over directorial duties casting for “This Is Where I Leave You” has picked up speed, keeping several high profile names such as Jason Bateman, Tina Fey and Jane Fonda but also taking on some rising actors such as Adam Driver, Corey Stoll and Rose Byrne. An adaptation of a Jonathan Tropper novel, “This Is WhereRead More
“Girls” star Adam Driver’s big screen takeover continues. THR reports Driver is in talks to join Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Jane Fonda, Kathryn Hahn and Corey Stoll in Shawn Levy’s family comedy “This is Where I Leave You”, in a role originally earmarked for Zac Efron. Scheduling with the film and his commitment to “Girls” may be an issue , so this is not a done deal just yet. Levy took over directing duties for Adam Shankman (who remains as a producer) and is assembling a new cast around Bateman’sRead More
“Girls” breakout star Adam Driver, one of our Faces to Watch in 2013, has booked his first lead role on the big screen. Deadline reports Driver will topline indie period comedy “Coward”, to be directed by “Ceremony” helmer Max Winkler. In the comedy set in 18th Century England, Driver will play a nobleman whose family has a long history ending up on the losing side of to-the-death duels. When he’s challenged to such a duel, he hires a criminal to take his place. The criminal ends up rather liking theRead More