Tag Archives: Jason Isaacs

Los Angeles Film Festival Keynote Speaker Chris McGurk

HollywoodNews.com: Several new events at the 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival were announced this morning including this year’s Festival Keynote Speaker, Chris McGurk, Chariman and CEO of Cinedigm Entertainment group. On June 16, McGurk will speak on the art and business of independent film by addressing the Renaissance of Indie[...]

“Abduction” review: fault lies with the script and stunts

HollywoodNews.com: A good movie can overcome a weak central performance (see – On Her Majesty’s Secret Service), just as a sparkling central performance can make a mediocre movie feel like a great one (see – Iron Man). But a poor story combined with a mediocre lead performance is a[...]

The Top 10 Scariest Horror Films from the last 20 years

By Scott Mendelson HollywoodNews.com: The goal of this list is pretty simple. I’m sure we’re all sick and tired of seeing countless ‘scariest movies of all time’ lists every Halloween that basically include some combination of the same several movies. Among the movies that will not be on this list: “Psycho,”[...]

More Promotional Images from “Deathly Hallows”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: More promotional images have been released for “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1,” which will be in theaters November 19. The first two posters show Hermione (Emma Watson) in separate posters with Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) and Ron (Rupert Grint) with the tagline “Trust No[...]

Harry Potter Stars Say Farewell to Franchise at Fair-Themed Wrap Party

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Warner Bros. and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling hosted a wrap party at Leavesden Studios for the stars of the mega-successful film franchise, which wrapped final production in June. The Daily Mail posted photos of cast members Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), Tom[...]

Jason Isaacs Talks About His Career, Role as Lucius Malfoy

HollywoodNews.com: Jason Isaacs has always been one of those actors who has that kind of rare, fun love-hate appeal for his fans: we love to hate the characters he plays but at the same time, we can’t help but love the deliciously evil way in which he plays them. From[...]

“Forrest Gump”, “Wizard of Oz” Among Influences for “Harry Potter” Stars

By Hanako M. Ricks hollywoodnews.com: Several stars from the Harry Potter films have revealed the movies that inspired them to pursue careers in acting. FILMCLUB, which is an after-school initiative program in England, revealed the information as part of their “Film Journeys” campaign. FILMCLUB is a free program that runs in[...]

Potter, Twilight Stars Together in New Film “Abduction”

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Fans of both the Harry Potter and Twilight series will have good reason to see the film Abduction, as it features two very well known faces from both franchises: Jason Isaacs (who plays Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter flms), and Taylor Lautner (who is werewolf[...]