We usually don’t tune into TV shows for the actors the way we might trek to the multiplex for the new Meryl Streep or Mark Wahlberg star vehicle. TV actors tend to worm their way into our hearts over time, as our investment in a show deepens or a character develops in unexpected ways. Sometimes an actor with […]
A frequent collaborator of director Stephen Frears (Philomena, The Queen), a master in translating the unbelievable true story to the big screen, costume designer Consolata Boyle entered into the rarefied world of 1940s, high society New York for Florence Foster Jenkins. Show More Summary
An eight-time Oscar nominee, who finally won for The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2015, prolific composer Alexandre Desplat composed scores for four of this year’s Oscar contenders, including Illumination’s animated feature The Secret Life of Pets and the Meryl Streep-starring Florence Foster Jenkins. Show More Summary
Fans of Meryl Streep will be glad to learn that one of her iconic characters will return to theaters this weekend. Originally released last August, Paramount Pictures has announced that the studio will re-release the critically-acclaimed Florence Foster Jenkins to select theaters on December 2 before the film is released on DVD on December 13.... Show More Summary
”Florence Foster Jenkins” centers around a character who is a critically panned and objectively terrible singer, but the movie certainly didn’t share a critical fate with its protagonist when it debuted earlier this year. Perhaps that...Show More Summary
The Costume Designers Guild will honor costume designer Jeffrey Kurland with the Career Achievement Award and Meryl Streep will receive the Distinguished Collaborator Award at the 19th CDG Awards, set for February 21 at the Beverly Hilton. Kurland,...Show More Summary
Hugh Grant is back with Florence Foster Jenkins, coming out of semi-retirement to act opposite Meryl Streep in another surprising true tale from director Stephen Frears (Philomena, The Program). In the case of Florence, the facts are...Show More Summary
Micaela Erlanger works with major celebrities like Michelle Dockery, Lupita Nyong'o, Meryl Streep, and Gal Gadot. So it should come as no surprise that Pandora Jewelry tapped her for its new campaign, "The Look of You." Micaela joined...Show More Summary
Meryl Streep is all smiles while looking up at Will Reeve as he towers over her on the red carpet at the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation’s A Magical Evening benefit held at Cipriani Wall Street on Thursday (November 17) in New York City. The 67-year-old actress was also joined at the event by Will‘s [...]
https://youtu.be/NvDvESEXcgE Erik Singer, a dialect coach, was shown clips from 32 famous actors playing roles that required them to adopt an accent. He critiqued each one. As you might expect, Meryl Streep, Daniel Day Lewis, and Philip Seymour Hoffman get top marks. Show More Summary
Meryl Streep is getting $825,000 an episode for 'The Nix' as competition from Netflix and Amazon has overheated the market for A-list stars and creators willing to forgo traditional backends. read more
Top Hollywood stars including Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro are cashing in on the so-called Golden Age of Television as more than 50 TV outlets are now creating scripted original programs. The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that as...
EXCLUSIVE: ICM Partners has signed writer Nicholas Martin, who penned the script for Paramount’s awards-season pic Florence Foster Jenkins, directed by Stephen Frears and starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant. Martin, who began his career...Show More Summary
Simon Helberg really wanted the part. To play the mildly mysterious Cosmé McMoon, accompanist to the real-life heiress some have labeled “The World’s Worst Singer,” all he had to do was be an expert-level classical pianist capable of following an opera singer — played by Meryl Streep — live. No...
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Another honor for Meryl Streep. An underwhelming response to the latest movie from an Oscar-winning director. And a 91-year-old academy member wondering why he can longer vote for the Oscars. Welcome to the Gold Standard, the newsletter from the Los Angeles Times that helps guide you through the...
Meryl Streep has proven once again that there's no prize she can't win: The celebrated actress has been selected to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes in January. The honor, which is the Globes' version of a lifetime...Show More Summary
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Meryl Streep’s J.J. Abrams miniseries now has a showrunner in the form of John Logan, late of Penny Dreadful. Logan of course has a long history in highbrow dramas and theater—all things Streep loves. Show More Summary
Meryl Streep better start preparing one of those famous humble acceptance speeches of hers, because she has another Golden Globe coming her way. The shadowy cabal known as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has announced that Streep will receive this year’s Cecil B. Show More Summary
Meryl Streep will receive the highest honor at this years Golden Globe awards, the Cecil B. DeMille award, for outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment. "Meryl's enthralling body of work across a diverse set of genres has made her a role model over the past 40 years, and she will continue to do so for generations to come. Show More Summary