The Cannes Film Festival concluded over the weekend, and the big prize winners have been announced. The main competition jury, led by Joel and Ethan Coen, made some surprising picks, awarding Dheepan the top prize, known as the Palme d’Or.
It’s a French-language drama about three refugees who flee Sri Lanka and seek… Continue reading Cannes 2015 Award Winners Include Refugees in France, Prisoners in Auschwitz, and Rooney Mara in the 1950s
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Well, after months of speculation and screen-testing, it looks like the new cast of the big screen “Fantastic Four” reboot has been finalized, at least according to The Wrap. Look for Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara and Jamie Bell… Continue reading 'Fantastic Four' Reboot Casts Miles Teller, Michael B. Jordan, Kate Mara, and Jamie Bell
While Amanda Bynes is busy live-tweeting her mental meltdown, fellow former child star Mara Wilson offered some insight into why many kids who grow up in the spotlight go on to have such troubled adulthoods.
Wilson, who made her Hollywood debut in “Mrs. Doubtfire” at age 5, wrote a recent blog post entitled “7 Reasons Child Stars Go Crazy (An Insider’s Perspective)” detailing how the world of childhood stardom is a… Continue reading Why Child Stars Go Nuts, According to Former Child Star (and 'Matilda' Actress) Mara Wilson
Should an Oscar nominee’s behavior on the awards circuit affect her chances of taking home a statuette? Whether or not you think so, conventional wisdom holds that it does.
So when an actress declines to play the “Oscar game,” as Best Actress nominee Rooney Mara mostly has this season, people tend to talk. A lot. After the Academy Awards luncheon earlier this month, Scott Feinberg of The Hollywood Reporter tweeted, “I’m… Continue reading Oscars 2012: Rooney Mara, Awards Season Behavior And The Academy Awards