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Spotlight on the Stars: Robert Zemeckis

For this week’s spotlight piece, I wanted to take a look at an A-list director, one who’s really influenced the industry in a big way. The filmmaker in question? Why, Robert Zemeckis, of course. He’s known for his work with visual effects, for sure, but his talents go beyond that.[...]

Denzel Washington boarding “Flight” with Zemeckis?

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: After years of toiling in motion-capture animation on projects like “The Polar Express” and “A Christmas Carolm” Robert Zemeckis is returning to live-action (yay!) and he may be bringing Denzel Washington with him (double yay!). Zemeckis, who helmed a handful of masterpieces such as “Cast Away” and the[...]

“Mars Needs Moms” director Simon Wells

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Some animated heroes only dream of going to infinity and beyond. Not Milo. The brave young boy found at the heart of Walt Disney’s “Mars Needs Moms” leaves the dreaming to toys, actually boarding a rocket ship headed to the red planet when Martians kidnap his mom[...]

New Details On Michael Gambon’s “Doctor Who” Role

HollywoodNews.com: A few weeks ago it was reported that Michael Gambon would be appearing in an episode of popular the popular British sci-fi show “Dr. Who“. New details have emerged concerning Gambon’s character. According to a synopsis posted on a Doctor Who blog, Tardis Spoilers, Gambon plays a character named Kazran: A[...]

Adam Sandler invited to join The Academy

HollywoodNews.com: Adam Sandler is gearing up for the release of his new film, “Grown Ups,” and has just been announced as one of 135 artists selected to join the Academy. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is extending invitations to join the organization to 135 artists and executives who[...]