Barry Jenkins cements himself as an essential voice with "If Beale Street Could Talk"                "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" is the best animated film of the year                Snubs and surprises mark the Screen Actors Guild nominations as "A Star Is Born" leads the way                2018 Critics Choice nominations led by Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite"                Nicole Kidman: Boy Erased and Destroyer - Hollywood Film Tribute                “Beautiful Boy” – Timothée Chalamet: Hollywood Film Tribute                “First Man” by Damien Chazelle: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy - Hollywood Film Tribute                Natalie Portman shines in the otherwise confounding "Vox Lux"                Golden Globe nominations announced! "Vice" leads the charge!                “Green Book” - Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali: Hollywood Film Tribute                "Mary Queen of Scots" can't live up to its royal lineage                "Ben Is Back" sees father and filmmaker Peter Hedges direct his son Lucas Hedges to a brilliant performance                Hollywood Film Tribute: GLENN CLOSE for her excellent performances                A final crack at Golden Globe nominations before Thursday's announcement                “Mary Poppins Returns” and “Once Upon a Deadpool”: Films to see in December        

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Judy Greer talks “The Descendants,” Alexander Payne and the “crapshoot” of moviemaking – AWARDS ALLEY

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: It’s not the amount of screen time an actor is given, but what he or she does with it that matters. Ask Judy Greer, who doesn’t show face until the third act of Alexander Payne’s “The Descendants,” but walks away with the drama tucked neatly under her[...]

James Marsden in the Spotlight at Savannah Film Fest

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: James Marsden moved to Los Angeles when he was 19 to pursue a career in acting. He’s currently 38. “So I just realized that I’ve been doing this for half of my life, exactly,” Marsden told me during a casual one-on-one Friday evening. Those years spent honing[...]

Simon Cowell Reveals How “X Factor” Will Beat “American Idol” And “The Voice”

HollywoodNews.com: Simon Cowell spoke with the Television Critics Association via satellite about the American debut of his talent competition show, “The X Factor.” Airing on the same network as “American Idol,” Cowell is confident “X” will give viewers something totally different. “I wouldn’t have made the show unless I thought[...]

Jennifer Lopez talks American Idol!

By Fred Topel Hollywoodnews.com: Fox unveiled the new ‘American Idol’ at the Television Critics Association winter press tour today. That included new judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler. Both have extensive singing and performing backgrounds, like Paula Abdul before them. Lopez also comes from the glamorous world of movies and dressing[...]

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).[...]

Interview: Megan Fox and Josh Brolin on bringing ‘Jonah Hex’ to life

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Not two weeks ago, Megan Fox was in the news because Michael Bay and the producers of Transformers 3 announced that she wouldn’t be returning for the third and presumably final installment in the series. But the in-demand actress doesn’t seem to be too concerned about losing[...]

Russell Brand on ‘Get Him to the Greek,’ getting over addiction, and getting on with his career

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: Although Russell Brand has appeared in several successful films and twice hosted the MTV Video Music Awards, he’s still largely an unknown quantity to many American audiences. But the British comedian and actor is trying to change all that, and his latest film, Get Him to the[...]

Russell Crowe, Ridley Scott talk ‘Robin Hood,’ Alien prequels, and ‘Gladiator 3-D’

By Todd Gilchrist HollywoodNews.com: A decade after Ridley Scott resuscitated his career and more or less launched Russell Crowe’s with Gladiator, the duo reunites for Robin Hood, an origin story of the infamous 12th century bandit. Having worked together three times in between these particular bookends, the two seem now to[...]

Robert Downey Jr. talks about getting suited up for ‘Iron Man 2’

By Todd Gilchrist It’s indisputable that the first Iron Man resuscitated Robert Downey Jr.’s career, but there’s no doubt that in that role, the actor found a perfect synthesis of a character’s personality quirks and his own. Next week, Iron Man 2 is scheduled for release, and in the eagerly-awaited follow-up,[...]