Tag Archives: Harvey Keitel

Hollywood Contenders – Has “Youth” been underestimated?

I’ve been teasing it out for a few weeks, but I absolutely adored Youth. Paolo Sorrentino’s film is a beautiful feast for the eyes, incredibly well acted by the quartet of Michael Caine, Paul Dano, Jane Fonda, and Harvey Keitel, not to mention incredibly poignant. Reviews out of the Cannes[...]

Which categories will be the most competitive this year?

Of the many things that you can consider when thinking about the Oscar race, one that I like to ponder from time to time is which categories will be the most competitive. I hinted at this in another piece this week, but certain categories are shaping up to be stronger[...]

Bruce Dern: Looking at potential Best Supporting Actor contenders

HOLLYWOOD CONTENDERS:Here we go again folks. It’s time for another category to get a somewhat in depth look at what/who its top contenders might be. I’ve gone over what this is a number of times, but in case you’re new to it all, here it is in short: it’s one[...]

YOUTH: Michael Caine, Rachel Weisz Jane Fonda, Harvey Keitel and Paul Dano

Fox Searchlight Pictures Presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley announced today that the company has acquired North American rights to YOUTH, starring Oscar winner Michael Caine, Oscar winner Rachel Weisz, Oscar winner Jane Fonda, Academy Award nominee Harvey Keitel and Paul Dano. The film is written and directed by[...]

Quentin Tarantino roast postponed following Menke’s passing

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: A planned roast of Oscar-nominated director Quentin Tarantino which scheduled for Friday in New York City has been postponed due to the unexpected passing of Tarantino’s frequent editor, Sally Menke. A Friars spokesperson said that plans were immediately altered when Tarantino met with the group and requested “out[...]

Steve Carell replacement ideas have gone completely wild

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Ideas for replacements for the departing Steve Carell on “The Office” have gone completely wild – with pundits, fans and producers coming up with all sorts of off-the-wall thoughts. (Mel Gibson?!) Show producer Paul Lieberstein told E! Online that he[...]

Harvey Keitel wanted by ‘Office’ showrunner to fill Steve Carell’s shoes

HollywoodNews.com: Harvey Keitel has played a satirical take on himself in “Pulp Fiction” and flirted a bit with comedy in “Meet the Fockers,” but a sitcom leading man? Turns out “The Office” showrunner Paul Lieberstein (who also plays Toby Flenderson on the show) wants Keitel to replace Steve Carell on the[...]

Dustin Hoffman might be a “Little Focker” after all

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Is Dustin Hoffman being recruited to rescue “Little Fockers” at the last minute? That might be extreme, though there’s a report circling the Web today that the Oscar winner is being tapped to reprise his role of Bernis Focker — Ben Stiller’s proud papa — for reshoots to[...]

Ben Stiller, Robert De Niro return for Christmas comedy “Little Fockers”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Looks like we’re all getting “Fockers” for Christmas. Earlier this week, JoBlo had an early review of “Little Fockers,” the third film in the “Meet the Parents” series that finds Ben Stiller matching wits with Robert De Niro. Without getting into details, the blogger who attended a test[...]

From Harvey Keitel to Ron Burkle and everything in between

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Yes, that was Harvey Keitel having dinner at the Waverly Inn the other night. The Waverly remains the hot spot of the West Village despite losing our pal, chef John deLucie to the new Lion, east of Sixth Avenue… Hilarious: “One Life to Live” ’s ad-libbing Tuc Watkins[...]