You’ll find this hard to believe, but Matthew McConaughey used to make movies about stuff other than drugs. In the actor’s more innocent days, he played sober romantic leads in “The Wedding Planner” and “Failure To Launch,” among many other assorted types. But that time is long gone. Now,...
Wax on Broadway. After etching itself into the hearts of movie fans forever, “The Karate Kid” franchise is onto the next frontier — the big stage. That’s right, the original 1984 movie scribe Robert Mark Kamen is working on a musical inspired by the film series — with the...
Odd choice, Yeezus. The divisive rapper, 42, apparently once flew out to visit “Gemstones” star Danny McBride and asked him to play the leading role in a biopic about himself. “Kanye asked me to play him in a movie of his life,” McBride, 43, tells the Guardian, laughing. “That was...
It’s easy to say, “Oh, another Vietnam movie.” The 1950s, ’60s and ’70s war is just about the most popular of America’s conflicts portrayed onscreen, with more films than you realize being about Vietnam veterans: “Taxi Driver,” “Rambo,” “Kong: Skull Island.” Heck, Wolverine is a Vietnam vet. What sets...
EXCLUSIVE: Three-time Emmy nominee and “American Horror Story” alum Billy Eichner is joining FX’s Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky sex scandal limited series “American Crime Story: Impeachment” in the role of famed journalist and Drudge Report founder Matt Drudge. It was the Drudge Report that first broke news of the...
Prince Harry is already worried about his family drama being portrayed onscreen by “The Crown” — joking that he would “stop it” before the show could “get to me,” according to his biographer. The hit Netflix drama was already preoccupying the Duke of Sussex when he met biographer Angela...
Wyatt Russell, who plays John Walker/U.S. Agent in the upcoming Disney+ series “The Falcon and the Winter Soldier,” was photographed in both a Captain America and a military uniform while filming on Monday. It was announced in August 2019 that the 33-year-old son of Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell...
Heads up Swifties! After much fanfare, the first official trailer for the Taylor Swift documentary “Miss Americana” dropped Wednesday. The 30-year-old pop sensation shared the 2-minute clip of the Sundance Festival-featured flick on her Instagram with the caption “It’s been a long time coming.” From the looks of it, the...
Tell me, Mr. Weaving: What good is a Google Calendar … if you’re unable to reprise your iconic role? Hugo Weaving, the “Matrix” franchise’s sneering, implacable villain Agent Smith has announced he won’t be returning for the film’s fourth iteration due to scheduling conflicts with an upcoming theater role. The...
“Star Trek: Picard” is beaming to a subway station near you. For three weeks starting Thursday, when the show premieres on CBS All Access, the series will be promoted on special MetroCards available at six MTA stations in Manhattan. In the drama, Sir Patrick Stewart, 79, reprises his “Star Trek:...