The list of top name actors who have made their bones starring in adaptations of John Grisham thrillers is long and mighty. Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Susan Sarandon, Matt Damon, even Sir Matthew MaConaughey; they’ve all seen gigantic career bumps after playing a lawyer or something like it in a work that started off as a taut, thrilling book Grisham wrote about lawyers doing lawyery things.
The actor just gained a couple of impressive co-stars with Denzel Washington and Paula Patton joining him in the adaptation of 2 Guns, and now Mark Wahlberg has lined up yet another project for his future slate. Variety has word tha... Read Post
Once upon a time, the true mark of Hollywood stardom was your name as the lead in an adaptation of a John Grisham legal thriller. The list of unknowns who became stars overnight is a long one starting with Tom Cruise in 1993's The ... Read Post
The New York Daily News reported today that Shia LaBeouf has signed on to star in The Associate, the adaptation of John Grisham's latest best seller. So is the author happy with this news? Of course, considering he hand-picked LaBeo... Read Post