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Apple TV+’s ‘Black Bird’: TV Review

Novelist and TV veteran Dennis Lehane runs this six-part drama about a cocky drug dealer (Taron Egerton) playing a game of cat-and-mouse with a serial killer (Paul Walter Hauser).

‘Black Bird’ Star Taron Egerton on Why He Waited a Year for His ‘Rocketman’ Follow-Up

Since his 2019 portrayal of Elton John in Rocketman, which landed him plenty of critical acclaim and some awards recognition along the way, Taron Egerton has had a quiet couple of years out of the Hollywood spotlight. It turns out that was all in waiting for another project that would match the experience of the […]

Ray Liotta in Apple TV+’s ‘Black Bird’: Watch the Trailer

Apple TV+ has released a trailer for its limited series Black Bird, which features Ray Liotta in one of his final roles. The six-episode drama, which premieres July 8, centers on Jimmy Keene (Taron Egerton), the son of a police officer who’s convicted of a crime and sentenced to 10 years in a minimum-security prison. […]

Martin Scorsese Expresses Regret Over Not Working With Ray Liotta Again After ‘Goodfellas’

While paying tribute to the late Ray Liotta, Martin Scorsese reflected on why he was unable to work with the actor again after Goodfellas. In an op-ed for The Guardian, published Monday, Scorsese recalled working with the actor, who passed away last month at the age of 67, on the 1990 classic and shared his […]

Ray Liotta’s Fiancee Jacy Nittolo Shares Tribute to Late Actor: “Most Beautiful Person Inside and Out”

Ray Liotta’s fiancee Jacy Nittolo reflected on her relationship with the late star in a touching tribute posted to social media. Nittolo had been engaged since late 2020 to Liotta, who died in his sleep at age 67 while in the Dominican Republic, his team confirmed Thursday. In her Instagram post  Saturday, Nittolo shared a […]

Critic’s Appreciation: Ray Liotta Was More Than Another Magnetic Screen Wise Guy

The actor brought fearsome energy and edge to projects big and small, beyond his crowning turn in Scorsese's masterwork 'Goodfellas.'

Dennis Lehane on Fulfilling “Lifelong Dream” to Work With Ray Liotta on Apple’s Upcoming ‘Black Bird’

One of Ray Liotta’s last completed roles before his death was in Black Bird, an Apple TV+ limited series that’s set to premiere in July. Liotta plays a character named Big Jim Keene in the series; Keene is a Chicago police officer whose son (Taron Egerton) is convicted of a crime and given a choice: […]

Alessandro Nivola Honors ‘Many Saints of Newark’ Co-Star Ray Liotta: “He Contained Multitudes”

For Alessandro Nivola, every day working with Ray Liotta on The Many Saints of Newark was a gift for several reasons. Beyond starring opposed a Hollywood idol, Nivola was able to witness Liotta craft two completely different characters for the story, which was David Chase’s prequel film to his HBO series, The Sopranos. Nivola, who […]

Robert De Niro, Martin Scorsese, Lorraine Bracco, Jamie Lee Curtis and More Pay Tribute to “Brilliant Actor” Ray Liotta

Hollywood stars were heartbroken over the news of Ray Liotta’s death on Thursday and took to social media to pay tribute to the late actor. Liotta’s rep Jennifer Craig at Gersh confirmed his death to The Hollywood Reporter, saying the actor died in his sleep while on location. Publicist Jennifer Allen said he was working on […]

Ray Liotta, Actor in ‘GoodFellas,’ Dies at 67

Ray Liotta, the intense actor from New Jersey best known for his turn as the hustler turned mob rat Henry Hill in Martin Scorsese’s GoodFellas, has died. He was 67. Publicist Jennifer Allen told The Hollywood Reporter that the actor died Wednesday night or early Thursday in his sleep in his hotel room while in the […]

Elizabeth Banks’ ‘Cocaine Bear’ Sets February 2023 Theatrical Release

Elizabeth Banks’ directorial outing Cocaine Bear will stomp into theaters nationwide on Feb. 24, 2023, Universal announced Monday. Featuring a broad cast, the thriller is inspired by the 1985 true story of a drug runner’s plane crash, missing cocaine and the burly black bear that ate it. Cocaine Bear follows an oddball group of cops, […]

‘Many Saints’ Director on Whether That Surprise Character Was Real

[The following story contains spoilers from The Many Saints of Newark.] If you were confused, your reaction was perfectly correct. In The Sopranos prequel movie The Many Saints of Newark, Dickie Moltisanti (Alessandro Nivola) brutally kills his father Aldo “Hollywood Dick” Moltisanti (Ray Liotta). Then Dickie goes and visits in prison his uncle that is, […]