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krysten ritter asthma jake hoffman Asthma: Krysten Ritter to Rock Out in Dustin Hoffmans Sons Directorial DebutJonathan Leibson/WireImage

It hasn’t taken Krysten Ritter long to bounce back from the cancellation of her sharp show “Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23.”

After years of playing the snarky sidekick, she’s started snagging bigger roles in upcoming films like Tim Burton’s “Big Eyes” and the adaptation of “Veronica Mars.” The latest movie she’s signed on for is the curiously named indie “Asthma.”

“Asthma”… Continue reading 'Asthma': Krysten Ritter to Rock Out in Dustin Hoffman's Son's Directorial Debut

argo Ben Affleck Wins DGA, Plus: Watch the Crazy Short Film That Launched His Directorial Career

 

Ben Affleck may be absent a nod at the Oscars, but he won the Directors Guild of America Award for Argo over the weekend. The 65th annual DGA ceremony took place at the Ray Dolby Ballroom in Hollywood, where the filmmaker delivered a humble speech to audiences: “I worked really, really hard to become the best director I could be, by putting in as [many] hours… Continue reading Ben Affleck Wins DGA, Plus: Watch the Crazy Short Film That Launched His Directorial Career

Can Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s stock go any higher? If “Don Jon’s Addiction,” a new film which he wrote, directed and stars in, is any indication, then yes. Premiering at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, the movie has JGL playing against type alongside an all-star cast of Scarlett Johansson, Tony Danza and Julianne Moore. If you also take into account its lurid sexual storyline, this movie could be one of most talked-about… Continue reading 'Don Jon's Addiction': Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Porn-Filled Directorial Debut Is About Love

good wife josh charles ‘Good Wife’ star Josh Charles on his directorial debut, tonight’s ‘The Art of War’ episode

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Tonight’s episode of The Good Wife (CBS, 9:30 p.m. ET) marks series regular Josh Charles’ directorial debut. It’s an hour that, in addition to the show’s regular cast, features recurring guests Nathan Lane, Maura Tierney, Denis O’Hare, Kristin Chenoweth, and Amanda Peet, who makes her first appearance as Capt. Hellinger, a female military officer accusing a civilian contractor… Continue reading ‘Good Wife’ star Josh Charles on his directorial debut, tonight’s ‘The Art of War’ episode

angelina jolie 300x400 Angelina Jolie’s Directorial Dress: Basic BlackJennifer Graylock/INF; Dave Allocca/Startraks

She’s always been taken seriously as an actress thanks to roles in films like A Mighty Heart and her Oscar win for Girl, Interrupted, but with her directorial debut In the Land of Blood and Honey hitting theaters Dec. 23, Angelina Jolie is seemingly taking her style to a more sophisticated level.

Jolie premiered the film in New… Continue reading Angelina Jolie’s Directorial Dress: Basic Black