Posts tagged "David O Russell"

Jennifer Lawrence and ‘Joy’ Director David O. Russell’s Huge Screaming Match

According to TMZ, 24-year-old actress Jennifer Lawrence had a huge screaming match with director David O. Russell on set of their latest movie, Joy, which is currently being filmed in Boston. It's claimed the argument broke out after Lawrence disapproved of the way the director had chosen to film a scene, and the two soo…

By: Michael Prieve / February 27, 2015

Jennifer Lawrence Gets Paid Less Than Her Male Co-Stars

As Emma Watson pointed out to us earlier this year, a gender pay gap still exists in modern society. And yes, that includes Hollywood. While the recent cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment provided us with a few giggles, such as when co-chairperson Amy Pascal called Angelina Jolie a "minimally talented spoiled brat" in a

By: Gabrielle Chung / December 12, 2014

Oscar Nominations Announced: Jonah Hill, Julia Roberts Among Surprise Nominees

This morning the 86th Academy Awards nominations were announced and as predicted both American Hustle and 12 Years a Slave cleaned up in the big categories. Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale, Amy Adams and Jennifer Lawrence all got nods for American Hustle as did the director David O. Russell and the film received a Best Picture…

By: Barbara DeFranco / January 16, 2014

David O. Russell Says Jennifer Lawrence is ‘Enslaved’ by ‘Hunger Games’ Franchise

He's had his share of controversy, both on the set of his films and in his personal life, and now American Hustle's David O. Russell has put his foot in his big mouth again. The 55-year old hot-tempered director told the NY Daily News that Best Actress Golden Globe winner Jennifer Lawrence's role in The Hunger Games films "[is]12…

By: Barbara DeFranco / January 14, 2014

‘American Hustle': David O. Russell’s Madcap Adventure

There is a wildness to David O. Russell's American Hustle, almost manic, that fits well with the movie's strange cast of characters and its based-very-loosely-on-a-true-story plot. In fact, the cast almost sounds like the set-up for a joke: what happens when a chicken piccata-loving New Jersey mayor, a volatile FBI agent, a brassy, incompetent housewife…

By: Robert Kessler / December 13, 2013

Jennifer Lawrence and Her Hair Went Out Last Night

Last night, Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence honored director David O. Russell during the 2013 AFI Fest presented by Audi. Lawrence, Jane Fonda and Melissa Leo gathered at the Egyptian Theater in Hollywood for the reception, where Russell screening the first six minutes of American Hustle, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Lawrence showed off her Kate Gosselin-ish

By: Kelly Lynch / November 9, 2013

Go Disco Inferno with the New ‘American Hustle’ Character Posters

Sony has just released new character posters for the upcoming American Hustle and boy are they a trip through the way-back machine. Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence re-team with Silver Linings Playbook director David O. Russell, with the addition of Christian Bale, Jeremy Renner and Amy Adams. American Hustle is a fictionalization of the FBI's Abscam sting.

By: Robert Kessler / October 3, 2013

Here Is Your First Look at David O. Russell’s Star-Studded ‘American Hustle’

David O. Russell and his New Balance sneakers paid a visit to Good Morning America on Wednesday to debut the first trailer for his star-studded new movie American Hustle. It looks good. The film is a fictional take on the FBI's now-famous ABSCAM sting operation that ultimately brought down some of the top political i…

By: / July 31, 2013

Jennifer Love Hewitt’s ‘Going To Be A Great Mom,’ Says Co-Star Colin Egglesfield

Colin Egglesfield was just as pleasantly surprised by the happy news as the rest of us that his Client List co-stars Jennifer Love Hewitt and Brian Hallisay are expecting their first baby and planning a walk down the aisle. But he knew before the baby and the diamond ring that something was in the air.

By: Andrea Simpson / June 9, 2013

J. Law Glams It Up For The ‘70s

No sign of Katniss Everdeen here! On Friday, Jennifer Lawrence was spotted hard at work on the set of the Untitled David O. Russell/Abscam Project in Boston, Mass. The 22-year-old actress looked super glamorous -- and voluminous -- thanks to her updo for the new film, set in the ‘70s about an FBI sting operation.

By: Peggy Truong / March 23, 2013

Oscar Predictions: Put Our Newsroom To The Test

In just a few short days, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will hold its annual Oscar ceremony, crowning the best and brightest Hollywood has to offer with gorgeous gold statuettes commemorating their greatest achievements – this year, anyway. If you’re at all interested in industry politics, then you’ve no doubt been paying…

By: Todd Gilchrist / February 22, 2013

#CaptionContest: J-Law, Pick Up Your J-aw

The #CaptionContest results are in. Once again, we have chosen the winners from our Facebook page: Winner: "PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THEY just started serving CHOCOLATE...." - Edie Freytes Runner-Up: "OMG i'm the queen of the awards :'D" - Sara Drew Now try your luck on today's #CaptionContest.   Today's Celebuzz #CaptionContest sees the always-adorable Jennifer

By: Matt Russoniello / February 5, 2013

Jennifer Lawrence’s ‘Silver Linings’ Family Rallies Behind the Pneumonia-Stricken Star (VIDEO)

Jennifer Lawrence has one of the best support systems in the world. On Saturday night, hours after news broke that the Silver Linings Playbook actress had been diagnosed with pneumonia, her film family made it clear that they’ve got the 22-year-old’s back, in sickness and in health. “Jennifer’s been through the wringer working on her…

By: Peggy Truong / January 27, 2013

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Director David O. Russell on Casting Jennifer Lawrence: ‘She Was an Underdog’

In Silver Linings Playbook, Bradley Cooper plays Pat Solitano, a former high school teacher who moves back in with his parents, (Robert De Niro and Jacki Weaver) after a stint in a mental institution. David O. Russell, who directed and wrote the screenplay, confessed that the subject matter, mental illness, is one that is very…

By: / November 16, 2012

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ Premiere: Cast and Crew Spill On the ‘Emotional and Funny’ Adaptation (VIDEO)

Get your tissues out: Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lawrence's Silver Linings Playbook is an "emotional and funny roller coaster ride," according to its director, David O. Russell. "It was very emotional and very funny as I found The Fighter [to be]," the 54-year-old filmmaker told Celebuzz at the movie's premiere in New York City Monday…

By: Celebuzz / November 13, 2012

‘Silver Linings Playbook:’ Jennifer Lawrence, Bradley Cooper Rebuild Troubled Lives (EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS)

In Silver Linings Playbook, Pat Solatano (Bradley Cooper) has lost everything – his job, his house and his wife. But a young woman named Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence) offers to help him rebuild his life, in the process performing a few repairs on her own. In a series of images exclusive to Celebuzz, the film’s mai…

By: Todd Gilchrist / November 2, 2012