Elizabeth Banks stops to pick up a cold drink on Thursday (July 21) in Los Angeles. The 43-year-old actress has been busy filming for the upcoming Power Rangers movie. Elizabeth, who was in the pilot episode of the Muppets TV show, recently posted a photo on her Instagram teasing an upcoming project she has been [...]
Over the weekend, Lionsgate released some Power Rangers photos — of which the highlight was clearly Elizabeth Banks in the gloriously ridiculous role of the film’s villain, Rita Repulsa. If anyone can pull off an absurdly elaborate costume, it’s Banks, who basically proved herself to be the Lady Gaga of the acting world in The Hunger Games. Show More Summary
It looks like Elizabeth Banks' version of Rita Repulsa will be a little more willing to get her hands dirty next year in Power Rangers by targeting the heroes one by one. That includes Trini, the Yellow Ranger.
Becky G opens up about her big face off with Elizabeth Banks' Rita Repulsa in the upcoming Power Rangers movie reboot.
It’s going to be tough waiting until March 24th, 2017 for “Power Rangers” to hit theaters, but in the meantime there’s a new set of character posters to serve as an appetizer. Starring Elizabeth Banks, Bryan Cranston, Ludi Lin, RJ Cyler,...Show More Summary
Jen's (Elizabeth Banks) Uber ride takes a strange turn when her driver (Mike O'Brien) refuses to follow directions. From Saturday Night Live (SNL)
The LEGO Movie was a smash when it came out in 2014. It established a particular tone, look, and set a precedent when it came to its voice cast. That film featured Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Morgan Freeman, Will Ferrell, Will Arnett, Channing Tatum, and more. Show More Summary
Tobey Maguire beats the summer heat by stepping out to grab coffee on Wednesday (June 22) in New York City. In a recent interview with GlamourUK, Elizabeth Banks revealed that she auditioned for the role of Mary Jane in the original Spider-Man franchise, where Tobey played the superhero. “I was told I was too old [...]
In 2002, Elizabeth Banks got a minor role in the box office blockbuster "Spider-Man," playing the part of secretary Betty Brant. But that wasn't the role she originally tried out for.
Will The Flash‘s use of the Flashpoint storyline have an impact on the next season of Arrow? Is Ghost Rider coming to Agents of SHIELD next season? Why did Viola Davis want to pepper spray Jared Leto on the Suicide Squad set? What does...Show More Summary
Welcome to Hollywood, a fantasy world where actresses are told they're "not fkable" enough to carry leading roles and "too old" to play the love interest of someone who is actually their age. In a recent interview with Glamour UK, Elizabeth...Show More Summary
A popular actress revealed she was turned down for the role of Spider-Man’s girlfriend because, even though she was only 26 at the time, she was considered too old. Deadline.com reports that Elizabeth Banks, now 42 and a three-time Primetime...
In a perfect example of age discrimination that’s rampant in the movie industry, Elizabeth Banks has revealed a moment when she was deemed “too old” for a role, though she was only a year older than the actor she would play oppositeShow More Summary
Elizabeth Banks is on the cover of the July issue of Glamour, and in an interview with the magazine, she reveals that she lost the role of Tobey Maguire's girlfriend Mary-Jane in the 2002 film Spider-Man because she was "too old." When filming began, Maguire was 27 and Banks was 16 months older than him. Show More Summary
Joining the ranks of similarly “sophisticated” female stars like Olivia Wilde and Maggie Gyllenhaal, Elizabeth Banks has revealed that she was once told she was “too old” to play the love interest of an actor who less than two years her junior. Show More Summary
Though Banks ended up playing the lovable Betty Brant, she was initially up for the higher-profile role of Mary Jane Watson.
Elizabeth Banks has carved out a swell career in Hollywood, but you can’t blame her if she was bitter about one role she didn’t get more than 15 ago. The actress and Pitch Perfect 2 director told Glamour UK that she tested for the role...Show More Summary
Before being given the role of Betty Brant in the Sam Raimi Spider-Man movies, Elizabeth Banks also auditioned to play Mary Jane Watson, Spidey's main love interest. Here's the reason she didn't get the role, according to her.
Another day, another actress facing ageism of Hollywood. Actress Elizabeth Banks sat down with Glamour, revealing she was deemed "too old" to play Mary Jane in the 2002 Spider-Man franchise, despite being only 28 years old — barelyShow More Summary
Elizabeth Banks claims Sony told her she was "too old" to play Mary Jane Watson.