Jessica Chastain on Confronting Her Fears and Playing Nora in ‘A Doll’s House’: “It’s the Hardest Thing I’ve Done”
Jessica Chastain was terrified to return to the stage. Though the Academy Award-winner was trained at Juilliard and began her career in theater, with a staged reading of Oscar Wilde’s Salomé led by Al Pacino, she rejected any attempt to return to it in recent years. That is until she had lunch with director Jamie […]
John Krasinski Casts Emily Blunt, Matt Damon, Jon Stewart, Maya Rudolph and Sam Rockwell in ‘If’
John Krasinski has more answers for the who, what and when regarding his feature film project If. The multihyphenate turned up in Las Vegas on Thursday to make an extended appearance inside Caesars Palace during Paramount Pictures’ studio presentation at CinemaCon. First, he helped debut the first-ever look at A Quiet Place: Day One, the next […]
Cate Blanchett Begs to Work With Viola Davis at Palm Springs Film Awards: “I Want Some of Her Stardust”
Cate Blanchett really wants to work with Viola Davis. So much that she stood on the Palm Springs Convention Center stage Thursday night during the Palm Springs Film Awards to present Davis with a Chairman’s Award and took the opportunity to detail the many reasons why. “There’s some actors that you aspire to be, there’s […]
‘White Oleander’ Star Alison Lohman Looks Back on Her Meteoric Rise and Why She Left Hollywood
Alison Lohman rarely gets recognized anymore, and that’s just the way she likes it. It helps that Lohman has long since left Hollywood, an industry that made anonymity impossible for her in the early aughts when the Palm Springs native was one of the most in-demand talents in town. A self-described shy child who was […]
‘See How They Run’ Review: Sam Rockwell and Saoirse Ronan in Lifeless Riff on Agatha Christie
Adrien Brody, David Oyelowo and Ruth Wilson also star in this 1950s-set whodunit, framed against the 100th West End performance of ‘The Mousetrap.’
THR Tony Nominees Roundtable: Hugh Jackman, Ruth Negga, Jesse Williams, Mary-Louise Parker and Sam Rockwell on Broadway in the Time of COVID
Ahead of the 75th Tony Awards, which will be held at Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, The Hollywood Reporter gathered five of this Broadway season’s acting nominees for a conversation about the challenges and rewards of working on Broadway, generally, and specifically this season, in the middle of a global pandemic. Two already have […]
Sam Rockwell and Awkwafina in ‘The Bad Guys’: Film Review
Marc Maron, Craig Robinson, Anthony Ramos and Zazie Beetz are among other voice talents in this animated heist movie featuring animal criminals.
Laurence Fishburne and Sam Rockwell in David Mamet’s ‘American Buffalo’: Theater Review
Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss star in the Broadway revival of David Mamet's 1975 play about three small-time hustlers angling for a piece of the American Dream.
Scarlett Johansson Touts “Positive Impact” of ‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit, Kevin Feige Teases “Top-Secret” Marvel Project With Her as Producer
Scarlett Johansson stopped for every media outlet Thursday night on a packed red carpet inside the Beverly Hilton, host of the 35th annual American Cinematheque tribute in her honor. Husband Colin Jost, patiently waiting at the end of the line next to her Avengers comrade Jeremy Renner, handed Johansson, with two interviews left, a glass […]
Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell, Darren Criss to Star in Broadway Revival of ‘American Buffalo’
Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss will lead the Broadway revival of David Mamet’s American Buffalo exactly two years after it was originally scheduled to open. Directed by Tony winner Neil Pepe (Speed-the-Plow, A Life in the Theatre), the production will run for a strictly limited 16-week engagement opening Wednesday, April 14, 2022, at the […]
Dua Lipa to Make Acting Debut in Matthew Vaughn’s All-Star Spy Thriller ‘Argylle’
Dua Lipa is to make her acting debut, joining a major ensemble of A-list talent in Mathew Vaughn’s newly-announced spy thriller Argylle. The British pop sensation and Grammy winner is joining a heady lineup of stars that includes Henry Cavill, Sam Rockwell, Bryce Dallas Howard, Bryan Cranston, Catherine O’Hara, John Cena and Samuel L. Jackson. […]
‘The One and Only Ivan’: Film Review
Sam Rockwell and Angelina Jolie lend their voices to 'The One and Only Ivan,' a tender adaptation of the Newbery Medal-winning K.A. Applegate novel.