Tag Archives: Bob Dylan

Jerry Weintraub – Goodbye Good Friend

“If there’s one piece of advice I can give to young people… it’s this: persist, push, hang on, keep going, never give up. When the man say no, pretend you can’t hear him. Look confused, stammer, say, “Huh?” Persistence-it’s a cliché, but it happens to work. The person who makes it[...]

Cate Blanchett talks about the role she really wants

HollywoodNews.com: Cate Blanchett has played both Bob Dylan and Queen Elizabeth I, but there is still one role that she is hoping to tackle in the near future. Blanchett recently revealed to ‘Harper’s Bazaar UK’ that she’d love to one day play the role of a villain in a James Bond[...]

Miley Cyrus reportedly covering Bob Dylan for tribute album

HollywoodNews.com: Miley Cyrus may not be a lot of people’s favorite singer, but she is going to be lending her voice to a Bob Dylan tribute album anyway. Cyrus will reportedly cover one of his songs for the album ‘Chimes of Freedom: Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty[...]

Interview: Drew Barrymore and Justin Long talk about ‘Going the Distance’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: According to the tabloids, Drew Barrymore and Justin Long have plenty of romantic history in real life. But in Going the Distance, they deal with the very real challenge of keeping a relationship alive from two separate cities (one supposes in comparison to separate movie productions).[...]

Ke$ha is so ready to tour on her own

HollywoodNews.com: Hit pop ingénue Ke$ha is ready. She wants to stop opening for headliners and go on her own tour later this year. To date, she has been playing in Rihanna’s “Last Girl on Earth” tour this month. “I’m finishing up this tour and going in to start writing again –[...]

D.A. Pennebaker, inventor of the music video, turns 85

HollywoodNews.com: D.A. (Donn Alan) Pennebaker turns 85 today, years young. All those so called documentary shows that clutter TV– from the Real World to Celebrity Rehab–spring from the cinema verite that Pennebaker and his cohorts Ricky Leacock, Albert Maysles, and a few others invented more than 50 years ago. Pennebaker broke ground[...]

Bob Dylan to kick off Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival

HollywoodNews.com: The 40th Annual Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival in Seattle, Washington has become a great venue to showcase emerging talent alongside veterans. The festival has just announced the lineup for the weekend, which includes a festival kick-off by the legendary Bob Dylan. The opening night will also feature Neko Case[...]

Renee Zellweger, Amanda Seyfried tapped for Tribeca gala premieres

The Tribeca Film Festival today announced that “Freakonomics” will serve as the closing gala of the Festival on April 30. A suitable film for these trying economic times, “Freakonomics” adapts the bestselling book “Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Exposes the Hidden Side of Everything” by Steven Levitt and Stephen J.[...]