Jodie Foster’s Golden Globes speech

Sasha talks about Jodie’s speech in the post above. Jodie Foster gave an instantly legendary speech when accepting the Cecil B. DeMille award at the Golden Globes tonight. But although it was rambling and possibly a little batty, it was different to most legendary awards...
Posted On 13 Jan 2013

HFPA Continues to Honor Women in 2012 with Jodie Foster Named Cecil B. DeMille Recipient

The HFPA is kind of showing up the AMPAS this year, what with Foster receiving the Cecil B. Demille award and the telecast on Jan. 13th being hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Something wicked this way comes and I’m liking it. I’m really really liking it. Moreover,...
Posted On 01 Nov 2012

Carnage Trailer

Not quite sure why they’re giving away some of the best parts but they must know what they’re doing. This is Roman Polanski’s Carnage, adapted from the play God of Carnage. It’s hard for me to displace the original cast – Marcia Gay Harden, Hope...
Posted On 19 Aug 2011

The Beaver Hits SXSW – Met with Enthusiastic Response So Far

Jodie Foster flew to Austin to PR The Beaver. ¬†Amid tired bloggers, tech geeks and fanboy/girls, Foster must have seemed like as glistening and welcome as Glinda the Good Witch. ¬†The reports on Twitter has so far been positive. ¬†Foster knows she has to deal “the Gibson...
Posted On 16 Mar 2011

Casting Aspersions

I’ve let random casting reports slide while we dealt with more immediate concerns, but here’s a brief summary of several hot seats being recently filled. Jared Harris, Mad Men’s only gentleman, as scoundrel Professor Moriarity in the Holmes sequel? (Did you know...
Posted On 04 Oct 2010

The Intervention of Mel Gibson (NSFW)

The Beaver gets a PG rating. Mel’s ranting does not. The Intervention of Mel Gibson from Mondock Entertainment on Vimeo.
Posted On 28 Jul 2010

Ridley Scott, Jodie Foster, Carey Mulligan attached to Stoker

LATimes 24 Frames says, following Never Let Me Go, Fox Searchlight has signed Carey Mulligan to star in a second film for the specialty division. The company of “Juno” and “Little Miss Sunshine” is developing a new movie titled “Stoker,” with...
Posted On 26 Jun 2010

Happy Halloween (bwa-ha-ha!)

Oscar-winning actresses, Palinized! Terrifying indeed, and yet none of these celebs fully embody the bottomless depths of hollow fraud and cataclysmic charisma of this year’s spookiest fright-mask facade — The Hokey Mom! So I’ve added an Awards Daily exclusive,...
Posted On 31 Oct 2008