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Philip Seymour Hoffman and Andrew Garfield in “Death of a Salesman”

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: The greatest American play? Quite possibly Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman,” set in 1949 and revived last night on Broadway in a production that is outstanding. Mike Nichols directed and reinvented Miller’s classic, with Philip Seymour Hoffman as Willy Loman, Andrew Garfield (the new movie Spider[...]

Matt Damon, John Krasinski teaming up

HollywoodNews.com: Matt Damon may be making his directorial debut with a new film that he will also be starring in with ‘The Office’s’ John Krasinski. Damon is reportedly going to be involved in an untitled drama that was also written by himself and Krasinski, states The Hollywood Reporter. Krasinski reportedly developed[...]

Academy to honor Alex North with a screening of ‘The Misfits’

HollywoodNews.com: The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences will celebrate the career of Alex North (1910–1991), the 15-time Oscar®-nominated composer, with a centennial salute featuring a screening of “The Misfits” (1961) on Friday, September 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy’s Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. The event[...]

Harvey Keitel wanted by ‘Office’ showrunner to fill Steve Carell’s shoes

HollywoodNews.com: Harvey Keitel has played a satirical take on himself in “Pulp Fiction” and flirted a bit with comedy in “Meet the Fockers,” but a sitcom leading man? Turns out “The Office” showrunner Paul Lieberstein (who also plays Toby Flenderson on the show) wants Keitel to replace Steve Carell on the[...]

Steve Carell’s shoes on ‘Office’ could be filled by McBride, Darby

HollywoodNews.com: Whoever gets hired to fill Steve Carell’s shoes on NBC’s “The Office” in fall 2011 has big feet. Word has it from EW and Collider that producers are reaching out to burgeoning comedy icons Danny McBride and Rhys Darby. Both respectively hail from HBO comedies “Eastbound[...]