August 7, 2013 |
"The Lone Ranger" actor Johnny Depp, who stars in one of the summer's biggest bombs, thinks critics are partly to blame for the film's failure. "2 Guns" actor Mark Wahlberg, who stars in one of the season's modest hits, has his own journalism-centric explanation for the summer bloodbath. “First and foremost, the media is targeting all these movies,” the actor said in an interview. “There's intense scrutiny on us, way more than before.” But Wahlberg also spread the responsibility for the flops to the studios, who he said have concentrated too much on marketing and not enough on distinguishing their summer stories.
August 2, 2013 |
Megan Fox and husband Brian Austin Green are already having another baby! Because limiting their pretty gene pool to one child would just be unfair. "I can confirm Megan is expecting her second child with her husband Brian," Fox's publicist Leslie Sloane Zelnick told Page Six and People . "They are both very happy. " Fox, 27, and Green, 40, who married in 2010, welcomed their first child , a boy named Noah Shannon just last September but it looks like the stork will be a frequent visitor of the Green-Fox home.
June 18, 2013 |
SHANGHAI - When you're competing for a role in a Hollywood blockbuster against 70,000 other people, the gloves have to come off. Or in Ludi Lin's case, on. Given the chance for some major media exposure at the Shanghai International Film Festival, the muscular 28-year-old fledgling actor didn't hesitate. He donned a gray tank top, a jaunty charcoal vest - and a matching pair of stretchy, long fingerless gloves that stopped halfway between his elbow and his armpit. Left bare: just his rounded deltoids and bulging biceps and triceps.
May 15, 2013 |
TBS and TNT unveiled their new programming slates Wednesday in New York City, showcasing new series from Michael Bay, the Rock, Dick Wolf and CeeLo Green, as well as new late-night talent Pete Holmes. At TNT, new offerings include “The Last Ship,” an action series from executive producer Bay about the crew of a naval destroyer set in the aftermath a global pandemic, set to premiere in 2014. “Lost Angels,” a 1940s film noir from “The Walking Dead” creator Frank Darabont, will debut later this year.
May 7, 2013 |
TNT has given a series order to the Michael Bay-produced drama "The Last Ship. " The series is based on the William Brinkley novel that centers on a global cataclysm that nearly wipes out Earth's inhabitants, with a crew on a Navy destroyer among the only survivors. " 'The Last Ship' has all the elements of a big Hollywood blockbuster, from its epic storytelling to its top-notch cast headed by the perfect leading man, Eric Dane," Michael Wright, head of programming for TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies, said in a statement.
April 30, 2013 |
Lily James, who plays Lady Rose MacClare in "Downton Abbey," will take the lead role once rumored for Emma Watson in "Cinderella," the Walt Disney Co., announced Tuesday. The 24-year-old English actress, whose film credits include "Wrath of the Titans" and "Broken," is taking over the part from the "Harry Potter" veteran Watson, who was penciled in to star but left the project earlier this year. Other actresses rumored to be in contention for the starrring part included S aoirse Ronan ("Atonement")