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Joaquin Phoenix And Gus Van Sant Tackling John Callahan Biopic

The Walk The Line actor is attached to star in Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far on Foot, an adaptation of Callahan’s 1980 memoir, reports Variety. Callahan was a controversial and influential cartoonist whose work...

Joaquin Phoenix In Talks For John Callahan Role

Joaquin Phoenix is in talks to play cartoonist John Callahan in a new movie. The 42-year-old actor looks set to team up with director Gus Van Sant once again on the forthcoming film, 'Don't Worry,...

Casey Affleck Doesn't Regret Controversial Joaquin Phoenix Project

The film project began in 2008 when Joaquin abruptly announced he was quitting acting to pursue a rap career, subsequently promoting his new vocation with a bizarre appearance on America's Late Show with...

Chiwetel Ejiofor In Talks To Join Mary Magdalene Film

Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix have already signed on to play Mary and Jesus, respectively, in Garth Davis' film, described as an "authentic and humanistic portrait" of one of the most enigmatic and...

Ethan Hawke Lost Heroes To Heroin

Ethan Hawke lost two of his heroes to heroin. The 45-year-old 'Reality Bites' star has revealed that his two biggest heroes are the late River Phoenix and Philip Seymour-Hoffman, both of whom lost their lives...

Matt Damon And Joaquin Phoenix Appear In Animal Rights Campaign Psa

The actors are working with Marc Ching, the founder of the Animal Wellness Project, in a bid to raise awareness about and help stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China....

Joaquin Phoenix Tapped For The Sisters Brothers Adaptation

The Gladiator star is circling the dark comedy, about brothers Eli and Charlie Sisters, who are hired to kill a prospector during the California Gold Rush, reports Deadline.com. If Phoenix signs on,...

Is Joaquin Phoenix Set To Play Jesus In Mary Magdalene Film?

Joaquin Phoenix is said to be in consideration for the role of Jesus, in Garth Davis’ upcoming Mary Magdalene film opposite Rooney Mara, according to Deadline. The three time Oscar nominee is said to be...

Joaquin Phoenix In Talks To Play Jesus

Rooney Mara has already signed on to star in Garth Davis’ film, described as an "authentic and humanistic portrait" of one of the most enigmatic and misunderstood spiritual figures in history. Phoenix...

16 Times Actors Excelled As Onscreen Musical Legends

We love a good biopic about a musical legend and with a new movie about Nina Simone coming soon starring Zoe Saldana, let's reflect on some of the best incarnations of famous musicians. Of course,...

Casey Affleck And Joaquin Phoenix Reunite For Far Bright Star Adaptation

Affleck will direct the Her star in Far Bright Star, which will be based on Robert Olmstead's 2009 novel. Phoenix will play a cavalryman leading a group of men on the...

Natalie Portman And Joaquin Phoenix Are Best-looking Vegetarians

The Oscar-winning actress and the Walk the Line star topped a poll by diet company Forza Supplements to find the sexiest non-meat eaters in showbusiness. Black Swan star Natalie came first in...

Anjelica Huston And Pamela Anderson Back Peta's Call For Circus Animal Release

Fellow actors and animal lovers Alicia Silverstone, William H. MACy, Jason Biggs, George Lopez and Emily Deschanel have also joined forces with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) bosses to call...

Hurricane Joaquin Prompts Creation Of Joaquin Phoenix Memes & Jokes

There’s one sure way to flatter a celebrity and that’s by naming something after them. Usually it’s a theatre, a library or an education centre; it’s not normally a hurricane. Unfortunately for actor Joaquin Phoenix,...

Joaquin Phoenix Presents Peta Award In Late Brother's Honour

The Walk the Line star, who is vegan, was joined onstage by his mother and three sisters at the glitzy ceremony in Los Angeles to present the inaugural River Phoenix Humanitarian Award to...

Jane Birkin's Name Will Remain On HermèS Bag, Says She's “Satisfied” With Croc Farm Measures

Jane Birkin no longer wants her name removed from the Hermès bags named after her. Birkin is now reportedly satisfied with the conditions the reptiles, whose skins are used for Hermès products including the Birkin...

Joaquin Phoenix: I Don't Need Oscar Success

Joaquin Phoenix isn't interested in Oscar glory.The 40-year-old actor has enjoyed three nominations for 'Gladiator' (2000), 'Walk The Line' (2005) and 'The Master' (2012), and is widely accepted as one Hollywood's greatest actors - but...

Pamela Anderson And Moby Honour Animal Campaigners

The celebrities joined other stars such as actress Emily Deschanel and music mogul Russell Simmons at the Mercy for Animals Hidden Heroes Gala in Culver City, California to help honour the organisation's undercover...

Emma Stone: I'm Not Woody Allen's 'Muse'

Emma Stone doesn't think she's Woody Allen's ''muse''.The 'Birdman' star has been labelled as the 79-year-old legendary director's inspiration but she insists it is only because she is a woman.She said: ''I don't think he...

Joaquin Phoenix Doesn't Watch His Movies

Joaquin Phoenix has only watched two of his own films.The 40-year-old Hollywood star - whose film credits include 'Walk the Line' and the new Woody Allen-directed movie 'Irrational Man' - has revealed he hates watching...

Joaquin Phoenix Re-teaming With M. Night Shyamalan For New Thriller

The actor previously worked with the filmmaker on 2002 alien invasion film Signs and 2004 mystery The Village, and now the duo is adding a third film with an as-yet-untitled movie. The...

Benicio Del Toro Frontrunner To Land Star Wars Villain Role - Report

Producers at Disney have already made an offer to the Traffic star to feature in Star Wars: Episode VIII, although multiple reports suggest negotiations are still in the early stages. Joaquin Phoenix...

Robert Downey Jr And Paul Thomas Anderson Working On Pinocchio

Robert Downey Jr and Paul Thomas Anderson are writing and producing a live-action movie of 'Pinocchio' together.The 50-year-old actor is producing the live-action Warner Bros movie and will star as the toymaker Gepetto in the...

Emma Stone Explains Turning Down Ghostbusters

Emma Stone turned down 'Ghostbusters' because it was too ''big'' a commitment.The 26-year-old actress was approached to take on a role in the all-female reboot of the movie series, and though she really liked the...

Woody Allen: Why So Modest?

A man with four Oscars to his name must be used to receiving praise for his big-screen achievements over the decades, but Woody Allen wasn't altogether comfortable with a standing ovation lasting nearly 20 minutes...

Woody Allen Uncomfortable With Standing Ovation

Woody Allen was left feeling extremely uncomfortable when he received a standing ovation lasting 20 minutes. The 79-year-old director was honoured with the lengthy round of applause after his film 'Irrational Man' - starring Emma...

Woody Allen's New Film Flops At Cannes

The Hollywood director is promoting his new movie, starring Emma Stone and Joaquin Phoenix, at the glitzy event in France on Friday (15May15), premiering the film out of the festival competition. However,...

Woody Allen's Irrational Man Showcases An Impressive Cast

Woody Allen has kept suspiciously quiet about his upcoming mystery drama Irrational Man probably safe in the knowledge that with lead stars such as Joaquin Phoenix and Emma Stone fans won’t need too much to...

Woody Allen Sticks To His Winning Formula With 'Irrational Man'

Woody Allen continues to be as prolific as ever, regularly churning out one movie a year since 2000. The financiers are only too happy to put forward the cash because, for the most part, Allen's...

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