Tag Archives: Dustin Lance Black

George Clooney, Brad Pitt reportedly starring in Prop 8 play

HollywoodNews.com: George Clooney and Brad Pitt are apparently doing what they can to take a stand in regard to Proposition 8 as they will be starring in a play about the overturning of Prop 8. The two will reportedly be performing in the March 3rd production of screenwriter Dustin Lance[...]

George Clooney starring in Dustin Lance Black’s “8”

By Sean O’Connell hollywoodnews.com: George Clooney and screenwriter Dustin Lance Black likely have crossed paths on the awards circuit as they help promote “The Descendants” and “J. Edgar,” respectively. Now they’re preparing to collaborate on “8,” a stage play chronicling the recent federal court case meant overturn Proposition 8. The[...]

Taylor Lautner declares he’s straight after asked an offensive question

HollywoodNews.com: What is wrong with people? Yesterday, I shared with you Tracy Morgan’s amnesia about his homophobic rant last summer and today, there’s an interview with Taylor Lautner in the Australian GQ that has me peeved. The heartthrob star of the Twilight franchise was photographed coming out of a restaurant[...]

Leonardo DiCaprio reportedly filmed kissing scene with Armie Hammer

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: I think we’re all really looking forward to seeing Leonardo DiCaprio and Armie Hammer in the Clint Eastwood-directed biopic ‘J. Edgar’ with a script by Dustin Lance Black. The gifted DiCaprio, who played gay in ‘Total Eclipse’ many years ago, stars in the film as late[...]

‘J. Edgar’ kissing scenes between Leonardo DiCaprio, Armie Hammer

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: E! Online’s Marc Malkin talked to screenwriter Dustin Lance Black on Oscar night about the biopic he wrote, ‘J. Edgar,’ currently filming. The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio as J. Edgar Hoover and Armie Hammer of ‘The Social Network’ as his lover. “Yes, certainly there’s a relationship[...]

Elton John’s concert raises $3 million to battle Prop. 8

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Elton John gave a private concert last night in Beverly Hills and it wasn’t for Rush Limbaugh! (Still can’t seem to be able to wrap my head around that one, sorry. But onward!) The music icon and new dad performed a 16-song concert at Ron Burkle’s[...]

Joaquin Phoenix might fall in love with J. Edgar Hoover onscreen

HollywoodNews.com: Evidence that Joaquin Phoenix is certainly still there in the acting world, word arises that he’s being offered the chance to play J. Edgar Hoover’s lover in the new Clint Eastwood film about the controversial FBI director. DiCaprio is being looked at to play Hoover and once his deal[...]

Danny Boyle, Clint Eastwood among those confirmed for impressive TIFF lineup

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The schedule for this year’s Toronto International Film Festival just became top-heavy with anticipated pedigree films that aspire to be in the Best Picture race for 2010. TIFF organizers released the next wave of Gala and Special Presentation films for this year’s fest, which runs Sept.[...]

Dustin Lance Black to pen screenplay about ‘Barefoot Bandit’

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: My pal Ted Johnson has this scoop in Daily Variety: Dustin Lance Black has been set to pen the screenplay for 20th Century Fox’s film about infamous 18-year-old outlaw Colton Harris-Moore, a.k.a. the Barefoot Bandit. The bandit was arrested on July 11 after evading capture for[...]

Academy Award winner Dustin Lance Black celebrates turning 36

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: This brilliant young man is such a gift to us all. Dustin Lance Black, winner of the Academy Award for best original screenplay for his film Milk last year, turns 36 today and seems to be making the most of his time here on Earth. It’s[...]