As the fearless film critic would likely say were he still alive, "the show must go on!"
Roger Ebert died yesterday, succumbing to complications from cancer, but his rich legacy lives on.
For the 15th year in a row, cinephiles and superstars alike will flock to Illinois to share their love of great movies at Ebertfest. The April 17-21 film festival won't be the same, obviously, without the presence of the legendary critic, but he will be there in spirit!
Plenty of celebz will be there, too!
He dreamed a dream that he would win… and he was right!
Hugh Jackman is now the proud owner of a Golden Globe for Best Actor In A Musical Or Comedy!
The sexy Aussie was the SECOND actor/singer to win for Les Miserables!
After Jennifer Lawrence won for Best Comedic Actress, we kinda thought they were gonna give this one to her Silver Linings Playbook co-star Bradley Cooper…but Brad was no competition for Hugh's magical pipes!
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It seems like it's going to be a sweep for Silver Linings Playbook!
And rightfully so!
Just moments after his co-star Jennifer Lawrence won her SECOND Critics' Choice Award, Bradley Cooper won for Best Actor In A Comedy.
He beat out Jack Black for Bernie, Paul Rudd for This is 40, Channing Tatum in 21 Jump Street, and Mark Wahlberg for Ted, so that was some pretty stiff competition!
But, Brad walked away with the big surprise! Let's toast to your talent and hawtness, Mr. Cooper!
[Image via Instagram.]
The Ghostbusters sequel may be in limbo, but Jason Reitman can't wait to get his ectoplasmic fix!
The director of Juno and Up In The Air and son of the original film's director Ivan Reitman has put together a dream team to try to recreate the magic of the 1984 classic.
As part of his series of staged script readings- he's also done The Princess Bride and American Beauty- Jason has recruited an all-star cast! Find out who … AFTER THE JUMP!!!
Is Eddie Murphy the most overpaid actor in Hollywood working today?
Forbes says yes! They've compiled a short list of the movie stars that just aren't worth their weight in gold.
Ch-ch-check out the pics (below) to see who else made the top five!
Of course, this is no judgment on the quality of the acting or the entertainment potential of these stars. It's purely a financial metric.
Forbes developed the list by comparing the gross of movies the actors starred in with their paychecks. According to their calculations, Eddie Murphy movies bring in only $2.30 for every dollar he is paid.
But is he really overpaid? Sure, Eddie gets millions per movie, but think of how much money you save on other actors when he plays five roles per film! They totally haven't thought this one through!
[Image via B. Dowling/WENN.]
Who knew JB had those kinds of chops!?
Only the millions of fans who listen to Tenacious D religiously and anyone who remembers his rocking Marvin Gaye cover in High Fidelity, that's who! LOLz!!
Still, no one predicted Jack Black taking the
stage mic at Thursday's Neil Diamond concert!!
Ch-ch-check out Neil & Jack's unexpectedly mindblowing rendition of one of the greatest pop songs ever recorded (above), Sweet Caroline!
Our Diamond in the rough returned to the Greek Theater celebrating the 40th anniversary of Hot August Nights, the epic live album he recorded way back when Richard M. Nixon was President!
Prankster Jack Black thought ____________________________ when he uploaded a two year-old picture to Facebook in which he was photo-bombing the dreamboat known as Zac Efron.
[Image via Facebook.]