It's a good casting week for charming, dark-haired actors - both Jason Schwartzman and Max Greenfield have joined the casts of buzzy upcoming movies. While Schwartzman will be working for acclaimed director Tim Burton, Greenfield will be reprising one of his famous TV roles. Show More Summary
Howdy do, everyone, Papa Vinyard here. Last week, we posted that actress Krysten Ritter was joining up with Tim Burton on his new movie, BIG EYES. Now, The Wrap reports that Max Fisher himself, Jason Schwartzman, has signed on to the biopic himself. Show More Summary
Krysten Ritter has signed on for a role in Tim Burton’s Big Eyes. The Alice in Wonderland director’s latest big screen endeavor tells the story of Margaret and Walter Keane. The couple were responsible for painting pictures of children with large eyes in the 50s and 60s. Show More Summary
Gene Wilder made a rare public appearance last week at the 92nd Street Y, telling an audience that he thought Tim Burton's remake of the classic "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" was an insult. Read more...
Gene Wilder apparently has some pretty strong feelings about Tim Burton's remake of Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, starring Johnny Depp as ol' Willy boy. The actor, best known for his role as THE candyman in the 1971 Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory film, came clean in an interview Thursday night, speaking up [...]
Gene Wilder is not a fan of Tim Burton's 2005 version of "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." And he's still talking about it.
Gene Wilder has finally spoken out about the Charlie and The Chocolate Factory 2005 Tim Burton remake, and he absolutely hated it! The original 1971 Willy Wonka has called Tim Burton’s remake an “insult” in a recent interview with Turner Classic Movies host, Robert Osbourne. “I think it’s an insult. It’s probably Warner Bros.’ insult,” Wilder [...]Show More Summary
Director Tim Burton had plans to shoot a remake of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory while doing the promotional push for the 2003 film Big Fish. This reporter, who considers the original Wonka a classic not easily duplicated, asked Burton at the time about his plans for the project. Show More Summary
Don't expect Gene Wilder and Tim Burton to share a candy bar together any time soon... because Wilder says he flat out HATES the director's remake of his classic film, "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory."Wilder made a rare appearance Thursday…
Ever since Tim Burton’s Charlie And The Chocolate Factory was announced, Gene Wilder has responded by pretty much being the living incarnation of that Gene Wilder meme. (“Oh, you’re remaking one of my timeless classics? Please tell me more about your boundless imagination.”) In 2005, Wilder told the Telegraph, “It’s all about money. Show More Summary
When director Tim Burton and Johnny Depp teamed up in 2005 to make a new version of Roald Dahl’s Charlie
Gene Wilder, the star of the 1971 film Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, made a rare public appearance in New York on Thursday night during which he slammed the 2005 Tim Burton remake of the classic film. The remake, titled Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (same as the Roald Dahl book both films are based on), starred [...]Show More Summary
Location: The Academy Hollywood Campus, 1341 Vine Street, Hollywood 90028 Link out: Click here Description: The fantasy-comedy, directed by Tim Burton and starring Michael Keaton as the titular bio-exorcist, screens as part of Oscars Outdoors: Summer 2013, presented by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. The screening is sold out, but there will be a stand-by [...]
What is Casting Couch? It’s the casting news roundup that always keeps its promises. Yesterday we promised we’d be back soon with Cinderella’s second evil stepsister, and today we deliver. Given her spindly, spider-like limbs, her silky...Show More Summary
A dream job for the actress.
Tim Burton has added actress Krysten Ritter to Big Eyes, an upcoming biopic of artist Margaret Keane. The actress will appear opposite Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz and Danny Huston. The film will see Adams as Margaret Keane, the painter whose … Continue reading ?
The Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 star will play Margaret Keane's free-spirited friend DeeAnn in this drama based on a true story. [...]
Howdy do, everyone, Papa Vinyard here. Deadline has dropped the news that Krysten Ritter has joined up with Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams on Tim Burton's latest project, BIG EYES. Ritter, who is probably best known for her roles on BREAKING...Show More Summary
Big Eyes, Tim Burton's upcoming biopic of artist Margaret Keane, has added Krysten Ritter to its cast. Deadline reports that the "Breaking Bad" and "Don't Trust the B-" star will appear opposite Amy Adams, Christoph Waltz and Danny Huston...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Krysten Ritter has joined Christoph Waltz and Amy Adams in Big Eyes. The Tim Burton-directed film is about Margaret and Walter Keane, the married couple whose paintings of large eyed children became one of the first mass marketed art sensations of the 50s and 60s. Show More Summary