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Monday Entertainment Buzz: James Cromwell to portray Rupert Murdoch,...
James Cromell, who was artistic director at the old StageWest in West Springfield in 1967, will be playing media mogul Rupert Murdoch on stage. Cromwell, who turned in memorable performances as farmer Arthur Hoggett in Babe and Captain Dudley Smith in LA Confidential , will play Murdoch in David Williamson's bio-play Rupert , a production opening in November in Sydney.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
A 'Lasciviously LA' Lunch With Crime Novelist James Ellroy
Writer James Ellroy has spent decades capturing a gritty, noirish Los Angeles in sprawling crime novels like The Black Dahlia and L.A. Confidential . Ellroy could be a character in one of his own books.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
James Cromwell to play Rupert Murdoch in David Williamson play
As Farmer Arthur Hoggett in Babe and Captain Dudley Smith in LA Confidential , Academy Award-nominated character actor James Cromwell is best known as the guy who spared a talking pig but was less merciful with Kevin Spacey. He was the valet in The Artist , the penitentiary warden in The Green Mile and George Bush snr in Oliver Stone's W , and remains a fixture on television, with appearances on Six Feet Under , 24 , Boardwalk Empire and ER to his name.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
The BIG One
Kevin Spacey in Cleveland
Actor Kevin Spacey is the keynote speaker today, at the Content Marketing Institute convention, in downtown Cleveland. Underway this week at the Cleveland Convention Center, Content Marketing World is said to be the largest gathering of content marketing professionals on the planet, with 2,600 attendees from 50 counties.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
No more Mr Nice Guys: Russell Crowe set to join Hollywood hunk Ryan ...
'Where is your mercy? We want to hear from you': Steven Sotloff's furious family confront murderers in Arabic as they pay tribute to a 'gentle soul' who 'tried to find good in a world of darkness' Hedge fund billionaire 'bullied his wife into signing prenup' that would leave her with 1 PERCENT of his $5.6billion fortune A show of force: Obama lands in Britain aboard Air Force One before military chopper transports him to Wales where brand new UK warship is unveiled... and world leaders prepare to condemn Russia's actions in Ukraine 'This is my world': Tragic Facebook post by wife of British ISIS hostage that showed her husband and his baby daughter... two years before he was seized by terrorists Three Canadians were among Islamist fighters who tortured and drained the bank accounts of two U.S. journalists held hostage in Syria How ironic! Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson's stance on ISIS ... (more)
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe's 'Nice Guys' stakes out June 2016 release
Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe will star in "The Nice Guys." Ryan Gosling and Russell Crowe will be on the case come summer 2016.
Kevin Spacey to Speak at UVA President's Speaker Series for the Arts
Kevin Spacey - award-winning American film and stage actor, director, screenwriter and producer - will address the University of Virginia on Oct. 18 at 6 p.m. in the John Paul Jones Arena for the second annual U.Va.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
'L.A. Confidential' author writing remake of classic noir 'Laura'
PanARMENIAN.Net - James Ellroy, the two-fisted author behind such crime novels as L.A. Confidential and Black Dahlia, is making a rare foray into film, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Lone Star Ball
8/27 Ot: Independence Day Could have Starred Kevin Spacey
When Independence Day co-writer/producer Dean Devlin first envisioned the alien invasion blockbuster, he had a very different idea of who should play the president: Kevin Spacey.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Cinema Blend News
How Activision Convinced Kevin Spacey To Join Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare
One of the biggest surprises for this year's Call of Duty outing was the revelation that Kevin Spacey would be starring in the game as the main antagonist; a villainous, corporate mercenary who runs a privatized military outfit that sells their services of 'war' to the highest bidder.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
The Long Shrift, Directed by James Franco, Ends Off-Broadway Run Aug. 23
The Off-Broadway production of The Long Shrift, directed by James Franco , ends its run at Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Aug. 23. Robert Boswell's play, which marked Franco's stage directing debut, officially opened at Rattlestick July 13 following previews that began July 7. Upon closing, it will have played 6 previews and 42 performances.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Even After 'Iron Man 3a 2 and 'Memento', Guy Pearce Still Finds Himself Auditioning For Roles
Guy Pearce has had an extraordinary career with movies like Priscilla, Queen of the Desert to his breakout role in LA Confidential .