Tag Archives: Black Snake Moan

“Footloose” director Craig Brewer on the importance of the Hollywood Film Festival and his planned Q&A

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Footloose” director Craig Brewer views his career in reverse. He never would have been able to attempt the remake of the classic 1984 dance drama if not for “Black Snake Moan.” And he never would have received the opportunity to make “Black Snake Moan” if it wasn’t[...]

‘Footloose’ director Craig Brewer receiving special tribute at 15th Annual Hollywood Film Festival

Hollywoodnews.com: Join us at the 15th Annual Hollywood Film Festival for a special tribute and Q&A session with “Footloose” director Craig Brewer who was discovered at the festival eleven years ago. To commemorate the 15th year of the HFF, director Craig Brewer, who got his start at the festival, will be[...]

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[...]

Craig Brewer’s “Footloose” finishes principal casting

HollywoodNews.com: Craig Brewer, who was discovered by the Hollywood Film Festival with the world premiere of his first film “Poor and Hungry,” is busy finishing up casting for his latest film, “Footloose.” Following an extensive worldwide search, newcomer Kenny Wormald will play the highly coveted role of ‘Ren’, opposite previously announced[...]

Justin Timberlake joins cast of “Bad Teacher”

Justin Timberlake has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures’ comedy Bad Teacher starring along with Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, and Lucy Punch, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach, presidents of Columbia Pictures. Eric Stonestreet from “Modern Family” and Molly Shannon have also joined the[...]