Tag Archives: Gulliver’s Travels

Jack Black, Michael Winterbottom comedy “Bailout” goes to Sony

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jack Black could use a hit — one where we see him, and not just hear him (as we do in the “Kung Fu Panda” franchise). “The Big Year” wasn’t a big hit. “Bernie” went unseen. “Gulliver’s Travels” should have gone unseen. Teaming up with Michael Winterbottom,[...]

Scrat short attached to “Gulliver’s Travels,” teases “Ice Age” sequel

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Ice Age” fans are in for a treat if and when they check out Jack Black’s “Gulliver’s Travels” in theaters over the holidays. That’s because the original short film “Scrat’s Continental Crack-Up” will be attached to prints of “Travels,” and will star the infamous squirrel chasing after[...]

Jack Black, Jason Segel offer “Peace On Earth” to fans via iTunes

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Comedians Jack Black and Jason Segel, “Gulliver’s Travels” co-stars and talented musicians in their own right, have come up with an original spin on the holiday staple “Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy 2010,” and want you to hear it. Black and Segel admit to being influenced by[...]

Jack Black used to lie about losing virginity as a youngster

HollywoodNews.com: Funny man Jack Black said he used to lie to his friends and tell them he was no longer a virgin despite being only 10 years old. The 41-year-old actor, who is starring in new movie Gulliver’s Travels, said he felt the pressure to lie to his friends about[...]

Jack Black straps in for latest “Gulliver’s Travels” trailer

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jack Black has been quiet lately. Outside of a guest spot on NBC’s “Community,” the actor hasn’t appeared on screen since 2009’s “Year One.” His fans are probably hoping he’ll come back with something big. This might qualify. Black is headlining a rejuvenated telling of “Gulliver’s Travels” for director[...]

Jack Black charts hilarity in ‘Gulliver’s Travels’

HollywoodNews.com: Despite getting a so-so response at Comic-Con, Jack Black is excited about his upcoming December adventure comedy “Gulliver’s Travels.” The film is an updated adaptation of the classic book. Black plays Lemuel Gulliver. Emily Blunt portrays the Princess of Lilliputia and the buzz is that she steals all[...]

Jack Black will rock laughs again with director Linklater in ‘Bernie’

HollywoodNews.com: Jack Black is working with director Richard Linklater again. The duo will team on the dark comedy “Bernie.” Black and Linklater originally worked together on the tween pleaser “The School of Rock” which made over $131 million worldwide in 2003. Shirley MacLaine is slotted to co-star with Black in “Bernie.” [...]