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Seth Rogen – “Neighbors” Premiere – Photos

“Neighbors” conquers this weekend’s box office. Starring Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne and Zac Efron, it is the story about a couple with a newborn baby facing unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house. “Not only is he (Seth Rogen) one of the biggest comedy stars[...]

Under the Radar: David Gordon Green

Today I have another series for you all, basically a spinoff of the Spotlight on the Stars series. As a quick refresher, each week I’ll look at an actor/actress/filmmaker that I’d like to celebrate in some kind of way. It could be due to something of theirs coming out that[...]

Seth Rogen’s “The Apocalypse” set up at Sony

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Seth Rogen has had a productive working relationship with Sony (“The Green Hornet” and “Pineapple Express” both crossed $100M worldwide), so it’s easy to see why the studio would take a chance on a Rogen pitch that will end up being his directorial debut. “The Apocalypse” extends a[...]

James Franco, Danny McBride bringing “Your Highness” to college

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Could James Franco and Danny McBride bring their medieval comedy “Your Highness” to your college campus? They could if you “Demand” it. Universal Studios and Eventful Inc. have joined forces for an online voting process that gives college students the chance to lobby for “Your Highness” to hold[...]

Seth Rogen, Barbara Streisand playing mother and son in new comedy

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Seth Rogen has had some unique co-stars over the years, from a stoned James Franco (“Pineapple Express”) and a dying Adam Sandler (“Funny People”) to international singing superstar Jay Chou (“The Green Hornet”). But we haven’t seen anything yet. Rogen will team with silver screen legend Barbara Streisand for[...]

Natalie Portman, James Franco in cleaner “Your Highness” clip

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Notice anything unusual about the latest “Your Highness” poster? Namely that Danny McBride is front and center, flanked (but clearly overpowering) two would-be Oscar nominees in James Franco (“127 Hours”) and Natalie Portman (“Black Swan”). Well, McBride and “Highness” director David Gordon Green have a professional history. And[...]

James Franco is “Hollywood Movie Star of the Week”

hollywoodnews.com: James Franco’s latest film “127 Hours,” is one of this year’s Oscar contenders. James other film credits include “Eat, Love, Pray,” “Date Night,” “Milk” and “Pineapple Express.” Franco is also known for his portrayals of Harry Osborn in the “Spider-Man” trilogy. In addition, James will serve as the co-host of the[...]

Sam Rockwell to terrorize Jonah Hill in “Sitter”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Sam Rockwell could be moving from a “Conviction” to a criminal. Later this month, Rockwell’s set to play a short-tempered troublemaker jailed for a crime he might not have committed in Tony Goldwyn’s “Conviction.” Now he’s being attached to the role of a rough-and-tumble drug dealer giving Jonah[...]

Rosie Perez struggled through ‘Lies in Plain Sight’

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: Playing a woman whose daughter has committed suicide in the movie ‘Lies in Plain Sight’ was an excruciating experience for Rosie Perez — literally. The actress was suffering from a slipped disc and a bulging disc throughout the shoot in June, and underwent[...]

Jonah Hill learns who he’ll watch in “The Sitter”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Jonah Hill just found out who he’ll be babysitting this fall. Landry Bender, a young actress on the rise, nabbed the coveted role Blithe, the youngest child under Hill’s care in the upcoming Fox comedy, “The Sitter.” We’re most interested in this comedy because it’s being helmed by[...]