Posts tagged "David Oyelowo"

Channing Tatum, Reese Witherspoon and More Cover ‘Vanity Fair’ Hollywood Issue

It's that time of the year again when Vanity Fair unveils its annual star-studded Hollywood Issue — and this year's cover could give Ellen DeGeneres' famous Oscars selfie a run for its money in terms of star power. For 2015, Oscar nominees rub elbows with the actor…
By: Gabrielle Chung / February 3, 2015

David Oyelowo Slams Academy for Snubbing ‘Selma’, Comes to Benedict Cumberbatch’s Defense

David Oyelowo portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in Selma, the new civil rights drama that's up for Best Motion Picture at this year's Oscars. David Oyelowo, however, i…
By: Kaitlyn Laurie / February 2, 2015

Brad Pitt Leads Sing-A-Long to Pronounce David Oyelowo’s Name

Apparently if it weren't for Brad Pitt, not many people would know how to pronounce Selma actor David Oyelowo. Taking the stage at Saturday night's (Jan. 03, 2015) Palm Springs Film Festival, Pitt decided it was high time we knew how to pronounce Oyelowo's name, especially considering he wa…
By: Michael Prieve / January 5, 2015

Watch: A Bunch of Famous People Make Out With Each Other

You don't need a mistletoe to get two strangers to lock lips. Just get them featured in the New York Times. For the publication's Great Performers issue, 18 Hollywood stars have been paired up to star in nine separate short clips centered around a kiss. The Elaine Constantine-helmed project, titled "9…
By: Gabrielle Chung / December 10, 2014

‘Jack Reacher’ Co-Star Rosamund Pike Says She and Tom Cruise Shared ‘Easy Chemistry’

“Tom and I had a very easy chemistry,” says British actress Rosamund Pike. The Tom in question is Mr. Cruise, with whom she stars in Jack Reacher, a taut thriller where she plays a defense attorney who spars with Cruise's title character. The pair do ignite plenty of sparks, but there is no…
By: Todd Gilchrist / December 20, 2012

Jennifer Lawrence, Brit Marling and Matthew McConaughey: 2012’s Buzzworthy Performers Become 2013’s Breakthrough Stars (GALLERY)

Film Independent released a list of the organization’s 2012 Independent Spirit Award nominees Tuesday, celebrating the best and brightest talents working in independent film. But for industry watchdogs, the announcement offered a shortlist of performers and filmmakers who either promise to go on to great things, or return to former glories after remarkable creative resuscitations.
By: Phil Pirrello / November 28, 2012