At under five and a half foot, Emma Stone isn't much of a colossus, but she did her damnedest to turn herself into one for new tennis movie 'The Battle of the Sexes'.
We find it hard to keep up with what Jonah Hill looks like on a day-to-day basis, but he's really testing us with this one.
Our sneak peek from the upcoming "Battle of the Sexes" shows Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) making his first pitch for a tennis match against Billie Jean King (Emma Stone).
In another depressing story highlighting the gender pay disparity in Hollywood, Emma Stone has revealed that male co-stars have taken pay cuts in order to ensure that she would be paid fairly.
The new trailer for 'Battle of the Sexes' lobs up a raft of 70s sexism, as it tells the gripping tale of Billie Jean King's famous exhibition tennis match with infamous showman Bobby Riggs.
“Battle of the Sexes” will recount the hoopla surrounding the 1973 exhibition tennis match played between Bobby Riggs and Billie Jean King.
With awards season in full swing, it was the turn of the Brits last night to take their time in the limelight at the 70th EE British Academy Film Awards last night. Who were the big winners and losers of the night?
Taraji P. Henson, from right, Janelle Monae, Octavia Spencer, Kimberly Quinn, and Saniyya Sidney, foreground left, accept the award for outstanding performance by a cast in a motion picture for “Hidden Figures” at the 23rd annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017, in Los Angeles. Fox’s historical drama Hidden Figures won top SAG Award for top ensemble cast on Sunday in an awards show that also saw Fences, Moonlight and La La Land receive recogntion.
In pole position for this year’s prize is ‘La La Land’, a film arriving as much-needed respite following the many shocks, horrors and uncertainties of 2016. ‘La La Land’ is a mug of hot chocolate after getting caught in a sleet storm. It’s a sincere homage to a bygone Hollywood era, and so there are certainly similarities to be drawn with another Oscar-winner – ‘The Artist’, but none favour the 2012 Best Picture winner. What undoes Michel Hazanavicius’ well-meaning ode to silent movies is its knowing winks, and a single line of illusion-cracking dialogue. ‘La La Land’ by contrast is a wholehearted and true resurrection of a long-forgotten form which pays tribute in all the right ways, but is contemporary also, making the genre work for modern audiences but never trampling its legacy.
They were banned by the 2016 Cannes Film Festival, with the event’s artistic director Thierry Fremaux branding them ‘ridiculous and grotesque’. He may have a point… but still, the red carpet selfie prevails. Here are some of the finest examples.