Posts tagged "Casey Affleck"

Superheroes, Muppets, And Zac Efron’s Booty: The 2014 Movie Preview You Need To Read To Believe

2013 was a great year at the movies and, although the year isn’t over just yet, we can’t help but to look ahead to 2014. Some of next years most anticipated movies are scary, others will try to make you laugh, but most of them are either remakes, reboots, or sequels. Here’s a glimpse of…

Jason Marshall / December 24, 2013

‘Good Will Hunting’ Turns 15: Matt Damon, Ben Affleck and the Cast Then and Now (PHOTOS)

It’s hard to believe that Matt Damon and Ben Affleck were in their mid-20s when Good Will Hunting opened in theaters on Dec. 5, 1997.

The aspiring writers and actors would go on to win the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay (along with a Golden Globe Award for the same category) the…

Peggy Truong / December 12, 2012

Joaquin Phoenix Returns to ‘Letterman’ (VIDEO)

What a difference a year makes for Joaquin Phoenix and David Letterman.
A clean-shaven, well-spoken Phoenix returned to the Late Show last night for the first time since his very bearded, very bizarre February 2009 appearance, apologizing if he offended Letterman in any way.
The Late Show host said participating in the comic gold wa…

/ September 23, 2010

Casey Affleck: Joaquin Phoenix Was Acting

After over a year of speculation, rumors, and WTF moments, Casey Affleck, director of the Joaquin Phoenix “documentary” I’m Still Here admits that it was all made up.
Affleck praises Phoenix’s performance and half-baked attempt at a rap career telling the New York Times:

“It’s a terrific performance, it’s the performance of his career.”…

/ September 16, 2010

Jessica Alba Really Wants An Oscar (PHOTOS)

Jessica Alba might be a talented and beautiful actress, but she doesn’t have an Oscar. So, what is a gal to do? Go Oscar-baiting of course!
Alba is traveling down the well-worn path of gorgeous female actresses who “go ugly” and win Oscars with her new film The Killer Inside Me. Alba isn’t know…

Alex Blagg / March 24, 2010

Director: Joaquin Phoenix is a ‘Crazy Person’

One person who is deeply unhappy about Joaquin Phoenix’s transformation from serious actor to rapping eccentric is James Gray, the director of Joaquin’s last film Two Lovers.
Two Lovers is the project that Phoenix was supposed to be promoting when he made his now infamous, monosyllabic appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman.
“It&#8217…

Celebuzz / April 1, 2009

Joaquin Phoenix Will Beat You

Joaquin Phoenix, the talented actor turned Andy Kaufman-esque “hip-hop performer”, brought his rap “act” to the trendy Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami last night and got into a physical altercation with a fan.
In the video below, watch how Phoenix verbally duels with a man in the audience from the stage and then leaps into the…

Celebuzz / March 12, 2009

Joaquin Phoenix: Difficult On ‘Letterman’

Oscar-nominated actor turned (*ahem*) hip-hop artist Joaquin Phoenix, 34, made for a memorable if tension-inducing guest on the Late Show with David Letterman last night.
Phoenix was reportedly there to promote his new film with Gwyneth Paltrow, Two Lovers, but instead gave monosyllabic answers to Dave’s questions from behind hi…

Regan Stephens / February 12, 2009

Joaquin Phoenix Insists His Rap Career Is “Serious”…Really

Joaquin Phoenix, 34, is insisting that his new career as a hip-hop artist is completely serious, despite appearances.
Acclaimed actor Joaquin recently told the press that he was quitting acting forever, and focusing on his music career. He’s recently been sporting a scraggly beard and dark sunglasses wherever he goes.
He recently made his debut…

Regan Stephens / February 4, 2009

No Joke: Joaquin’s Rap Career a Hoax?

If it seems there’s no rhyme or reason to Walk the Line actor Joaquin Pheonix suddenly ditching his respectable acting career to become a rapper, there could be good cause for that.
Snitches apparently close to the actor are telling Entertainment Weekly that Phoenix, 34, is just be trying to pull one over on the…

Celebuzz / January 28, 2009

VIDEO: Joaquin Phoenix’s Fall From Grace

Joaquin Phoenix’s music career isn’t off to the greatest start.
The 34-year-old Walk the Line thesp—who announced his retirement from acting in order to pursue a music career in October—took his rap act to Lavo nightclub in Las Vegas over the weekend, with his brother-in-law/documentarian, Casey Affleck, in tow to capture the magic on film. …

Celebuzz / January 18, 2009

Casey Affleck’s Got His Eye On Joaquin Phoenix

Casey Affleck has got his camera trained on friend and brother-in-law Joaquin Phoenix.
Aside from being married to Joaquin’s sister, Summer Phoenix, Affleck, 33, is directing a documentary on Joaquin’s decision to leave acting and venture into making his own music, according to The Hollywood Reporter
Gifted actor (he won a Golden Globe for hi…

Celebuzz / January 16, 2009

Joaquin Phoenix: Cameras Rolling on ‘Retired’ Actor

Could Joaquin Phoenix be making a movie about his decision to leave movies?
It certainly seemed that way last night at Hollywood hotspot Bardot, where the decidedly scruffy actor turned up with brother-in-law Casey Affleck and his own personal camera crew.
Despite a strict no-photography policy, Phoenix had footage rolling for the duration of the…

Celebuzz / November 19, 2008

Joaquin Phoenix: ‘I’m Not Doing Films Anymore’

Joaquin Phoenix made an appearance Monday night at the Paul Newman benefit  and told Extra that he was through making movies.
Joaquin, say it ain’t so! You were so good in Walk the Line!
“I want to take this opportunity…also to give you the exclusive and just talk a little bit about the fact that…

Janie Marcus / October 29, 2008