Emmanuelle Seigner, Polanski’s Wife, Rejects Academy Invitation

Emmanuelle Seigner, Polanski’s Wife, Rejects Academy Invitation

The French actress Emmanuelle Seigner rejected an invite to hitch the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Sunday in response to the organization’s expulsion of her husband, Roman Polanski. “The insufferable hypocrisy!” Ms. Seigner wrote in an open letter printed within the French newspaper Le Journal du Dimanche. “You offend me while claiming […]

Thandie Newton Wants to See More Diversity in Sci-Fi

Thandie Newton Wants to See More Diversity in Sci-Fi

Your character Maeve in HBO’s “Westworld” is an android or “host” in a theme park. What do you assume it means to have characters of shade in style work? Lots of what’s within the mainstream doesn’t have folks of shade. What irritates me is that science fiction is the place the place you can have […]

Opinion

Opinion

Still, there was a time after I felt that getting any movie about trans expertise made was triumph sufficient, and I used to be prepared, again then, to endure cis actors enjoying us. When Will Forte portrayed me on “Saturday Night Live” in 2006, my preliminary response was to be charmed; I made related allowances, […]

Paul Rudd, Larger Than Life but Still Nice

Paul Rudd, Larger Than Life however Still Nice

Paul Rudd got here ready to speak about a complete lot of nothing. “I can’t tell you anything,” he mentioned, explaining the confidentially clauses that prohibited him from divulging greater than a glimmer of the story line and techno-wizardry behind “Ant-Man and the Wasp.” “I feel terrible for you,” he added, unleashing the dazzling nice-guy […]

Nick Offerman Becomes a Roadie for His Wife, Megan Mullally

Nick Offerman Becomes a Roadie for His Wife, Megan Mullally

The gruff however lovable actor, well-known for “Parks and Recreation,” has his first starring position in a characteristic movie, “Hearts Beat Loud.” Nick Offerman at a efficiency of “Nancy and Beth” on the Carlyle Hotel.CreditAn Rong Xu for The New York Times On a Friday night in May, Nick Offerman walked into the Carlyle Hotel […]

Scarlett Johansson’s Casting as Transgender Man Draws a Backlash

Scarlett Johansson’s Casting as Transgender Man Draws a Backlash

Scarlett Johansson confronted a storm of criticism this week after it was reported that she would play a transgender man in a film, a 12 months after she drew scrutiny for taking up a job that was initially Japanese. The newly introduced movie, “Rub & Tug,” is predicated on the real-life story of Dante “Tex” […]

Lakeith Stanfield Is Playing Us All

Lakeith Stanfield Is Playing Us All

If others rolled their eyes at Mr. Stanfield’s performing desires, his mom believed in him and referred to as him her celebrity. Part of their connection was solid by ache. Mr. Stanfield stated he would get entangled when his mom and stepfather fought, and scream at him to depart her alone. When she might, she […]

Liliane Montevecchi, Tony Winner for ‘Nine,’ Dies at 85

Liliane Montevecchi, Tony Winner for ‘Nine,’ Dies at 85

Liliane Montevecchi, the French-born actress, singer and dancer who received a Tony Award for her showstopping function because the producer in “Nine,” died on Friday at her residence in Manhattan. She was 85. Her good friend Marc Rosen, who confirmed the loss of life, mentioned the trigger was colon most cancers. Ms. Montevecchi was 50 […]

China’s Biggest Movie Stars Get a Pay Cut (From the Government)

China’s Biggest Movie Stars Get a Pay Cut (From the Government)

HONG KONG — Movie stars in China could make as a lot as or greater than their Hollywood counterparts. The Chinese authorities isn’t blissful about that. So officers moved this week to cap how a lot A-listers could make, citing potential harm to a fast-growing film trade. Movie star pay might appear to be a […]

The Amy Adams Method

The Amy Adams Method

LOS ANGELES — Amy Adams reached into her fanny pack and fished out a stick of sunscreen. “I’m such a mom-nerd,” she apologized, as if sensing the pretense of Hollywood Glamour soften with every dab to her flush, freckled cheeks. It was a late morning in June and the solar was excessive; there was nothing […]