In a highlight from the fifth in The Hollywood Reporter's roundtable series, Jesse Eisenberg reveals that he felt 48 of his 50 takes on The Social Network were "terrible and mortifying." And which director does Robert Duvall single out as "an actor's enemy?"
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Awards Watch Roundtable: The Actors part 2
"Hey Dave, I'm only doing five takes!" Newly-appointed Academy Awards cohost, James Franco, tells THR why he'd never say that to David Fincher, The Social Network director and noted perfectionist.
Plus, which actor turned down a role in Fincher's Seven?
Awards Watch Roundtable: The Actors part 3
Ryan Gosling addresses the controversy surrounding his departure from Peter Jackson's "The Lovely Bones," revealing that he gained 60 pounds for the part of Jack Salmon by "melting Haagen-Dazs and drinking it when I was thirsty."
Awards Watch Roundtable: The Actors (full video)
James Franco, Ryan Gosling, Colin Firth, Mark Ruffalo, Jesse Eisenberg and Robert Duvall join The Hollywood Reporter for our annual Awards Watch roundtable discussion.
FX's biker drama has never shied away from a good death -- whether that's through a bullet to the head or a bloody fight on the streets of Charming. With season five starting off with the death of beloved member Opie, THR takes a look back at some of the show's most pivotal deaths. Warning: Spoilers ahead. View gallery
THR’s Sherry Lansing Leadership Award winner opens up about counseling Queen Latifah and Steve Harvey, “the only thing” she questioned about leaving her daily talker and why “there won’t be a ‘next Oprah.’ ” View gallery