Tag Archives: The Usual Suspects

Pete Postlethwaite passes away at age 64

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Keyser Soze’s going to need another assistant. British character actor Pete Postlethwaite lost his battle with cancer late Sunday, passing away in a hospital at the age of 64. The Oscar-nominated actor’s death was confirmed by Andrew Richardson, a journalist and Postlethwaite’s long-time friend, according to the AP. Though Postlethwaite[...]

Tony Scott directing the “Top Gun” sequel?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: When word broke that “The Usual Suspects” writer Christopher McQuarrie had been tapped to punch up a “Top Gun” sequel treatment, most wondered if Tom Cruise would return. Today, however, we’re learning that another crucial element to the original film intends to join the sequel, which could[...]

“Top Gun” sequel in works, with part ready for Tom Cruise

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Christopher McQuarrie feels the need … the need for speed! Why should that concern us? Because the Oscar-winning screenwriter of “The Usual Suspects,” “Valkyrie” and December’s “The Tourist” has been asked to punch up a sequel to the campy flyboy fairy tale “Top Gun” for producer Jerry Bruckheimer[...]