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Romeo and Juliet

Douglas Booth and Hailee Steinfeld step into the roles of Romeo and Juliet in this reinvention of William Shakespeare’s play … Read More

It’s a tale as old as time, but the newest version of William Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” comes with a bit of “Downton Abbey” and “Gossip Girl” flavor.

The Julian Fellowes-penned script sticks closely to the classic — no gunfights and… Continue reading 'Romeo and Juliet' Trailer: Hailee Steinfeld Stars in New Shakespeare Adaptation

January 26, 2012

paulgiamattiromeoandjuliet Paul Giamatti Joins Carlo Carleis Romeo and JulietPaul Giamatti has joined the cast of Carlo Carlei’s Romeo and Juliet, which starts shooting in Italy this month, reports Variety.

Giamatti is set to play Friar Lawrence, advisor to both Romeo and Juliet. Hailee Steinfeld plays Juliet and Douglas Booth is portraying Romeo. Ed Westwick and Kodi Smit-McPhee play their cousins, Tybalt and Benvolio.

Touted as the “Romeo and Juliet” for the

upsidedown Upside Down Trailer: Kirsten Dunst, Jim Sturgess Turn Romeo & Juliet Upside DownHere’s how the pitch meeting for ‘Upside Down’ probably went: “Let’s take ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and flip it on its head. Literally.” Viola! There’s your movie.

The Jim Sturgess and Kirsten Dunst-led sci-fi flick imagines the pair as star-crossed lovers who come from such opposite worlds that their gravitational pull is actually reversed. So much for subtlety!

Ignoring the scientifically shaky premise, the trailer looks pretty OK. Sturgess infiltrates the… Continue reading 'Upside Down' Trailer: Kirsten Dunst, Jim Sturgess Turn 'Romeo & Juliet' Upside Down

Ed Westwick (“Gossip Girls”) is in final negotiations to play Tybalt in Italian filmmaker Carlo Carlei’s adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet , reports Variety .

Hailee Steinfeld will play Juliet and Holly Hunter is starring as the Nurse, who effectively raised Juliet and serves as a go-between for her and Romeo, who has not yet been cast. Tybalt is Juliet’s hot-tempered cousin.

Julian Fellowes ( Gosford Park ) wrote… Continue reading Ed Westwick Joins Hailee Steinfeld in Romeo and Juliet

Romeo, Romeo! Kirstie Alley Kisses Her DWTS Competition

By Radar Staff
Does Kirstie Alley have a thing for younger men?
The sassy actress and Dancing with the Stars finalist was caught locking lips with recent cast-off Romeo on Thursday—and guess what—it was captured on camera and RadarOnline.com has th… Continue reading Romeo, Romeo! Kirstie Alley Kisses Her DWTS Competition