Tag Archives: Leo

“New Girl’s” Max Greenfield talks about his gay roles

HollywoodNews.com: Michael Jensen, who stepped down last week as editor of AfterElton.com after a stellar six-year run, recently interviewed actor Max Greenfield who is one of the cast members of the new hit sitcom New Girl. The adorable actor first gained notice as Officer Leo on Veronica Mars then had[...]

Melissa Leo stages major comeback with Best Supporting Actress Oscar win

By Kim Palacios hollywoodnews.com: It’s hard to believe that in 1998, Melissa Leo was unemployed and, in her own words, unemployable. During a recent interview on NPR, the actress described being fired from the role that brought her into the mainstream, that of Detective Sergeant Kay Howard on “Homicide: Life[...]

Oscars: Melissa Leo Self-Promotion Backfires

By Joseph White HollywoodNews.com: Last week, Supporting Actress nominee Melissa Leo (“The Fighter”) took out her own trade ads touting her more glamorous side. The character actress, who is the frontrunner at the Oscars, wanted to show the industry her versatility. Instead, she set off an on-going debate about the[...]

Amy Adams may be able to pull off the role of Janis Joplin

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: No sooner did news break that Amy Adams is going to play Janis Joplin in the long-awaited bio-pic of the drug-bedeviled, bisexual 1960s music icon than the outcry began. Music critics and internet chatterers alike are bewailing the choice of Adams as[...]

Leonardo DiCaprio’s ‘Inception’ is a movie you have to see twice

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: “Is it okay to like a film but not really understand it?” That’s what someone asked yesterday after the afternoon screening of Chris Nolan’s “Inception.” The answer is yes, of course. And “Inception” is a movie you will have to see at least twice. It’s “Memento”[...]