Memorial Day Weekend is here, which means summertime has unofficially officially begun. And since summer means lots of extra time laying out at the beach, by the pool, on the balcony, or in a hammock, you’re going to need something to do. Why not read a book? Check out our eight juicy reading recommendations to help [...]
Ann Leary's latest novel, The Children, delivers the same page-turning story telling and complexity of characters as her last book, The Good House, which will soon to be a film starring Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro. Leary explores...Show More Summary
How Dominic Cooper went from singing Abba songs with Meryl Streep and playing Saddam Husseins son to starring in TVs buzziest new show, AMCs action-comedy Preacher.
Meryl Streep has proven her natural singing abilities in "Postcards from the Edge," "Mamma Mia," "Into the Woods" and "Ricki and the Flash." But in the new movie "Florence Foster Jenkins," she has to mask that talent. Streep is portraying the titular 20th-century heiress who self-financed a delusional opera career. Show More Summary
A US-French coloratura, Julia Kogan, is claiming in the British courts that her ex-bf stole her idea for Meryl Streep’s Florence Foster Jenkins film. Most singers would use lawyers to deny any connection to the Jenkins screech, but Julia is claiming a screen credit as co-author from her ex-partner Nicholas Martin. photo (c) Jan Persson […]
The Chinese animated film Little Door Gods is getting a makeover for its English-language debut. Deadline reports that the Weinstein Company's English-language version of the film, The Guardian Brothers, will feature the likes of Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Mel Brooks, and woke teen Zendaya doing the voice work. The Guardian Brothers ... More »
The film was previously distributed in China under original title The Little Door Gods The post Meryl Streep, Mel Brooks, Nicole Kidman & Zendaya Voice Guardian Brothers appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
The Weinstein Company acquired most worldwide rights –China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau are excluded — to The Guardian Brothers, an animated feature that will feature the voices of Mel Brooks, Nicole Kidman, and Zendaya. The film,Show More Summary
A biopic entitled Florence Foster Jenkins, marvelously directed by Stephen Frears of Philomena and The Queen fame, stars the actress that never ceases to amaze us all, Meryl Streep, as Mme. Jenkins.
The IFC Center will screen the film as the last in a Streep series; it includes a talk with the director Robert Benton and the author Michael Schulman.
The Senate may have been at peak prestige in 1978, soon after the Watergate hearings drove Richard Nixon from office, when the director Jerry Schatzberg shot a movie then titled “The Senator,” which both starred and was written by Alan...Show More Summary
She almost left her Oscar in the bathroom!
“I missed Soho Repertory Theatre’s Blasted because stuff got in the way. I missed the original production of Ruined, and Meryl Streep in Mother Courage. I meant to go. I wanted to go. They were seminal events in the history of Western theatre. But life kept me busy. I can’t recall what kept me away. […]
1. "The tragic romance that shaped Meryl Streep's life": A touching piece from Maureen Callahan of the New York Post. “In 1978, a young Meryl Streep was on the verge of becoming the greatest actress of her generation. She was also about to lose the love of her life. Show More Summary
It seems like only recently that people in their twenties became the focus of sustained cultural fascination, or self-fascination, but perhaps that’s always been the case. “Few decades of experience command such dazzled interest,” Nathan...Show More Summary
We smell another Oscar! On Wednesday, Paramount Pictures released the official trailer for Meryl Streep's new film Florence Foster Jenkins! Related: Meryl Streep Reacts To #OscarsSoWhite In the biopic — directed by Stephen Frears –,Show More Summary
"Music is my life!" Paramount has debuted a new trailer and a new featurette for the upcoming Meryl Streep movie Florence Foster Jenkins, starring Streep as the legendary Florence Foster Jenkins, a New York heiress who dreamed of being a singer despite having a terrible voice (her story is similar to the one told in the film Marguerite). Show More Summary
Meryl Streep can sing. The character she plays in "Florence Foster Jenkins" cannot. Like, really cannot. "It defies medical science," someone else says of Florence's terrible singing voice. Paramount released the trailer for the movie, which is based on the true story of a New York socialite in the 1940s. Show More Summary
Paramount will give the film a U.S. theatrical release on August 12 The post Meryl Streep in New Florence Foster Jenkins Trailer and Poster appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Hugh Grant co-stars in the true story dramedy of the talentless opera singer.