March 25, 2017

Tag Archives: Mark Romanek

Carey Mulligan joining Leonardo DiCaprio in “The Great Gatsby”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It sounds like Baz Luhrmann has plucked his Daisy Buchanan. After weeks of workshopping a script for “The Great Gatsby” — with Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire reading the parts of Gatsby and Nick, respectively – Carey Mulligan of “An Education” and “Never Let Me Go” has landed[...]

Andrew Garfield at the Hollywood Awards Gala

HollywoodNews.com: Andrew Garfield stars in “Never Let Me Go,” the critically acclaimed film directed by Mark Romanek co-starring Carey Mulligan and Keira Knightley. He also stars in David Fincher’s highly anticipated film “The Social Network” alongside Jesse Eisenberg and Justin Timberlake, which follows the story of the founders of the[...]

Awards Season Roundup: Eastwood on Eastwood, and the Academy’s exec director resigns

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: HollywoodNews.com’s Awards Season Roundup collects insights from around the Internet on films that are running in the Oscar race. It was announced this morning that Bruce Davis, executive director of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, has resigned after more than two decades in the position. As[...]

Andrew Garfield on “The Social Network” and playing Spider-Man

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Andrew Garfield is going to be a huge star. And I’m not going out on a limb to proclaim that simply because the young British actor recently signed on to play Spider-Man – a lottery ticket of a role – in Marc Webb’s anticipated Marvel Comics reboot.[...]

“Never Let Me Go” clips reveals previously secret plot point

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Opening in four theaters last weekend, Mark Romanek’s “Never Let Me Go” performed wonderfully, pulling in an average of $27,000 per theater and giving Fox Searchlight a strong platform on which to expand. Based on Kazuo Ishiguro’s novel, the films stars Keira Knightley and Carey Mulligan as childhood[...]

TIFF ’10: Mark Romanek and Carey Mulligan talk ‘Never Let Me Go’

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Early last year, as Mark Romanek was busy mounting his adaptation of Kazou Ishiguro’s beloved novel “Never Let Me Go,” the director received a four-word text informing him who would headline his film. “We had trouble finding a Kathy. And Peter Rice, who was running [Fox] at[...]

TIFF ’10: Andrew Garfield talks ‘Never Let Me Go’ and his approach to ‘Spider-Man’

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Andrew Garfield is having a moment. For those of you living under a rock (and lacking a decent wireless signal beneath said rock), the British actor has been chosen to don the iconic Spider-Man costume in Marc Webb’s reboot of Marvel’s superhero film franchise. Later this fall,[...]

Carey Mulligan’s “Never Let Me Go” releases new photos

HollywoodNews.com: Carey Mulligan’s latest film “Never Let Me Go,” which is directed by Mark Romanek, takes a deep look at a remarkable story of love, loss and hidden truths. In it he posed the fundamental question: What makes us human? View some new photos from the film below: Kathy (Oscar®[...]

TIFF ’10: ‘Conviction’ fights the good fight, while ‘Never Let Me Go’ offers sci-fi from the heart

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sometimes you know exactly what you are going to get from a film before you even step foot in the theater. Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction” delivers that type of movie-going experience. What you see in the official synopsis is what you will see on the screen. Nothing more,[...]

TIFF ’10: Keira, Carey and Andrew in Mark Romanek’s “Never Let Me Go”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: This is it. My last entry in the ongoing “Road to Toronto” feature before I board a plane and head north for the madness that is the 35th Toronto International Film Festival. The fest begins Thursday, and I’ll be reporting regularly from the wilds of the Great White[...]
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