• Netflix Commits To Panama Papers Drama ‘The Laundromat’; David Schwimmer Joins Soderbergh, Oldman, Streep, Banderas
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    Netflix Commits To Panama Papers Drama ‘The Laundromat’; David Schwimmer Joins Soderbergh, Oldman, Streep, Banderas

    EXCLUSIVE : Netflix has committed to finance and release The Laundromat , the Steven Soderbergh-directed drama about the Panama Papers scandal. David Schwimmer has just joined a killer cast that is led by Oscar-winning Darkest Hour star Gary Oldman, The Post ‘s Meryl Streep and Life Itself ‘s Antonio Banderas. Other cast circling include Will Forte and Earthquake Bird ‘s Riley Keough. The film has a script by Scott Z. Burns, based on the Jake Bernstein book Secrecy World: Insid…

  • 11 most miscast movie roles of all time
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    11 most miscast movie roles of all time

    Lights, camera, awkward!

  • Gary Oldman to Star Opposite Amy Adams in Thriller ‘Woman in the Window’
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    Gary Oldman to Star Opposite Amy Adams in Thriller ‘Woman in the Window’

    Gary Oldman will star opposite Amy Adams in Fox’s psychological thriller “The Woman in the Window” from director Joe Wright. Tracy Letts wrote the screenplay for the movie, which will be produced by Scott Rudin and Eli Bush. “The Woman in the Window” is based on A. J. Finn’s best-selling novel, which debuted at No. […]

  • Gary Oldman To Star In, Direct, Write ‘Flying Horse’ For Tooley Entertainment
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    Gary Oldman To Star In, Direct, Write ‘Flying Horse’ For Tooley Entertainment

    EXCLUSIVE : Hot off his Oscar for Darkest Hour , Gary Oldman has been set to direct and star in Flying Horse , a fact-based story of a photographer who helped develop the moving picture, but whose own dark moments defined his life. The script was written by Oldman. Flying Horse captures the story of Eadweard Muybridge, the photographer who was considered one of the true fathers of the moving image. In 1872, Muybridge was living the life as a successful photographer…

  • Steven Soderbergh Panama Papers Pic ‘The Laundromat’ Has Gary Oldman, Meryl Streep & Antonio Banderas Circling
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    Steven Soderbergh Panama Papers Pic ‘The Laundromat’ Has Gary Oldman, Meryl Streep & Antonio Banderas Circling

    EXCLUSIVE : One of the hot packages coming together has Gary Oldman, MerylStreep and Antonio Banderas circling The Laundromat , a Steven Soderbergh-directed drama about the Panama Papers scandal that has a script by Scott Z. Burns, based on the Jake Bernstein book Secrecy World: Inside the Panama Papers Investigation of Illicit Money Networks and the Global Elite . Sources said that Netflix is among those circling the project, which is produced by Burns, Lawrence Grey…

  • 8 films that lost their stars a fortune
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    8 films that lost their stars a fortune

    These passion projects ended up losing their stars huge stacks of cash.

  • Gary Oldman To Be Honored For Career Achievement At Hollywood Film Awards
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    Gary Oldman To Be Honored For Career Achievement At Hollywood Film Awards

    Gary Oldman is this year’s recipient of the Hollywood Career Achievement Award, dick clark productions said today. He’ll be honored during the 21st annual Hollywood Film Awards ceremony, hosted by James Corden, November 5 at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. During his more than three-decade career, Oldman has received an Oscar nomination, Emmy nomination, SAG nomination, and two BAFTA Awards. His more memorable roles include Sid Vicious ( Sid & Nancy ), Dracula ( Bram Sto…

  • Gary Oldman to Receive Variety Award at British Independent Film Awards
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    Gary Oldman to Receive Variety Award at British Independent Film Awards

    Gary Oldman is to receive this year’s Variety Award at the British Independent Film Awards on Dec. 10. The award recognizes a director, actor, writer or producer who has made a global impact and helped to focus the international spotlight on the U.K. Previous recipients of the award include Benedict Cumberbatch, Jude Law, Kenneth Branagh, […]

  • Shia LaBeouf film makes £7 at UK Box Office
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    Shia LaBeouf film makes £7 at UK Box Office

    Shia LaBeouf’s ‘Man Down’ is a spectacular flop. According to The Guardian, the latest Shia LaBeouf flick managed a meagre £7 at the UK box office… but it might not be as bad as it sounds. “Signature’s theatrical distribution of Shia LaBeouf war movie Man Down may be fairly termed token – it opened on Friday in just one venue, concurrent with release on digital platforms,” they revealed.

  • Gary Oldman spent 200 hours in make-up to become Winston Churchill
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    Gary Oldman spent 200 hours in make-up to become Winston Churchill

    Harry Potter star Gary Oldman has revealed that he spent over 200 hours in the make-up chair to transform into wartime prime minister Winston Churchill for his new movie.

  • The Insane Story Behind Tiptoes – A Comedy Starring Gary Oldman As A Dwarf
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    The Insane Story Behind Tiptoes – A Comedy Starring Gary Oldman As A Dwarf

    Gary Oldman has the “role of a lifetime” playing a dwarf, it features Matthew McConaughey and Kate Beckinsale at the height of their mainstream fame, yet it’s been called one of the worst and most tasteless movies ever made. When the British actress signed on for 2003’s ‘Tiptoes’, written and directed by cult filmmaker Matthew Bright, she agreed to do it for SAG minimum wage – with one condition. The now-63-year-old (below) had actually written the script for ‘Tiptoes’ when he was 18.