The issue of Robert De Niro and Al Pacino being the same height has been solved by Martin Scorsese in an ingenious manner on the set of his new movie The Irishman.
Producer Gaston Pavlovich says the budget could even get higher because of the demanding VFX work required to make Robert De Niro appear 30 years younger.
EXCLUSIVE: Stephen Graham has been set to play a key role of Genovese mob cappo Tony “Pro” Provenzano in the Netflix, Martin Scorsese film The Irishman about the disappearance of union leader Jimmy Hoffa . Graham can most recently be seen reprising his role of 'Scrum' in Pirate of the Caribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales . Provenzano was a teamster who rose into the top ranks of organized crime. He was considered a top associate of Hoffa during the 1970s and was believed to…
The 'Goodfellas' legend will join with '8 Mile' screenwriter Scott Silver, who will co-write the project, with 'The Hangover' helmsman Todd Phillips directing.
Ray Romano has joined “The Irishman,” the Martin Scorsese-directed mobster pic starring Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, and Joe Pesci. Harvey Keitel is also on board with Netflix producing. The film is based on the book by Charles Brandt, “I Heard You Paint Houses: Frank ‘The Irishman’ Sheeran and the Inside Story of the Mafia,... Read more »
Joe Pesci has finally agreed to be in Martin Scorsese's new movie 'The Irishman', after being asked by the director a reported '50 times'.
Joe Pesci is reportedly confirmed for Martin Scorsese’s new gangster movie ‘The Irishman’. It'll be the Oscar-winning 'Home Alone' star's first major role since 'Goodfellas'.
'Silence' spent more than 25 years on the great filmmaker's to-do list before finally reaching theaters; these projects were on his drawing board as well, but don't expect them to ever reach the multiplex
Rather conspicuously released just prior to awards season, Martin Scorsese’s new epic ‘Silence’ is getting some serious early buzz from critic screenings. There are no reviews yet, as they’re under embargo, but some US critics were unable to hold in their praise, dropping some plaudits on Twitter. Village Voice scribe Bilge Ebiri wrote: I saw SILENCE twice today. First time, I was absorbed, impressed, moved. Second time, I was in tears. One of Scorsese's greatest films.
Pope Francis met with Martin Scorsese on Wednesday morning before his weekly public audience. The Oscar-winning director was in Rome to present his new film Silence, about 17th-century Portuguese Jesuit missionaries in Japan. Scorsese, who was raised Catholic and at one point considered becoming a priest, was visibly moved by his meeting with Pope Francis.
Martin Scorsese will meet with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday (20 November) morning to discuss his latest film, a religious epic starring Andrew Garfield, Adam Driver and Liam Neeson. It’s not clear if Francis will be in attendance at the second, more private screening taking place on Thursday.