Fans already excited about Don Cheadle’s upcoming Miles Davis biopic “Kill the Trumpet Player” should welcome some new casting news. “Star Trek: Into Darkness” star Zoe Saldana has reportedly been cast opposite Cheadle as Frances Davis, the legendary jazz musician’s first wife, who appeared on Davis’ iconic “Someday My Prince Will Come” album cover.
Don Cheadle will play Miles Davis in a biopic the actor has long planned on the innovative jazz pioneer.
Post parties after the Golden Globe Awards, less raucous than in previous years, flowed instead of crackled, conjuring up the understated 1920s glamor of black-and-white French-directed silent film and Globe comedy or musical winner “The Artist.”
By Tim Kenneally (TheWrap) — Ewan McGregor has joined the cast of the HBO drama pilot “The Corrections,” the cable outlet confirms to TheWrap. McGregor will play Chip, the younger son of an elderly Midwestern couple. The pilot, based on the Jonathan Franzen book, is written by Noah Baumbach and produced by Scott Rudin. In […]
(Reuters) – Film star Ewan McGregor and actress and animal rights campaigner Betty White will join Whoopi Goldberg and other all-stars on a panel to judge a new heroic dog award show, the Hallmark Channel said on Wednesday. The American Humane Association is bringing the celebrities on board for its inaugural “Hero Dog Awards,” a […]
Comcast On Demand today premieres a pair of films which couldn’t be more different in tone and content. The underseen indie superhero flick Kick-Ass will likely start earning its cult following who will appreciate its edginess now. The Ghost Writer, however, is a well-regarded film by a not-so-well-regarded filmmaker – namely, Roman Polanski. Take a […]
Here’s what’s opening in selected cities this weekend, and as David Letterman always says, we just pray to God your city has been selected. There’s the Roman Polanski film The Ghost Writer, the Alexis Bledel rom-com The Good Guy and the indescribable Celine Dion in the concert heard ’round the world. Take a closer look […]
Here’s what’s opening in theaters nationwide this weekend, and it’s a kooky crop this time around. Of course, Jim Carrey’s A Christmas Carol in 3-D will do boffo business. George Clooney’s oddball psychic soldier story The Men Who Stare At Goats will likely be an acquired taste, while Richard Kelly’s long-awaited The Box might draw […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Angels-%26-Demons/148945/1099101992/Angels-%26-Demons%3A-The-Set-Up/embed 420 355] Angels and Demons Buy tickets at Fandango! Ron Howard directs this sequel to The Da Vinci Code, which features Tom Hanks returning as Noted Symbologist Robert Langdon, this time sans the bad attempt at college professor-style long-hair rebellion. Despite Langdon’s efforts to reveal the Catholic Church’s deception and hypocrisy about the […]
When The Da Vinci Code came out, there were angry religious protests who tried to shout down the film sight unseen. Now, for this Friday’s sequel Angels and Demons, a Christian group calling itself The Resistance has declared their intention to actually shout their arguments in the middle of actual screenings. Even though the Vatican […]