Posts tagged "Karl Urban"

‘Riddick’ Trailer: The Man Who Can See in the Dark Is Back

Vin Diesel fans will get to watch two of the actor’s most famous characters on the big screen this year: Dominic in sixth installment of Fast & Furious, followed by the return of Riddick this September.
On Wednesday, Universal Pictures unveiled the first full-length trailer for Riddick, nearly a decade since The Chronicles of Riddick.

Peggy Truong / May 15, 2013

‘Star Trek Into Darkness’s’ Simon Pegg and Karl Urban Gush Over Chris Pine’s ‘Beautiful Behind’

Captain James T. Kirk is no ordinary captain.
In J.J. Abrams’ reboot of the famed Star Trek franchise, the U.S.S. enterprise leader (played by Chris Pine) is bold, brash and bears a risky penchant for breaking the Star Fleet tried-and-tested rulebook.
Despite his drawbacks, though, the ship’s crew stands by Kirk when push comes to…

Cory Lopez / May 15, 2013

Olivia Thirlby Says She Loved Playing Her ‘Dredd 3D’ Character ‘Not Just Because She Wears Leather and Is Blonde’ (Q&A)

Ingenues are a dime a dozen in Hollywood, but truly talented young actresses like Olivia Thirlby are a considerably rarer find. Since making her breakthrough as the title character’s sassy BFF in Jason Reitman’s Juno, Thirlby has found more and more interesting roles to tackle in films of all sizes. And in Dredd 3D, she…

Todd Gilchrist / January 8, 2013

‘Dredd’ Star Karl Urban on Channeling the Comic Character’s Dark Humor and the Pure Imagination of Sci-Fi Projects (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

It’s tough to think of a new movie about Judge Dredd without Sylvester Stallone’s 1995 adaptation offering dubious audience expectations. But Karl Urban insists that he was unintimidated by his iconic predecessor when he embarked on tackling the title character in Dredd.

“I approach each role on the merits of the role and…

Celebuzz / October 2, 2012

‘Dredd 3D’ Star Karl Urban: ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Will Be ‘Epic’, ‘Emotional’ (EXCLUSIVE VIDEO)

Karl Urban is currently commanding screens nationwide as the title character in Dredd 3D, but in 2013, he’ll be rejoining the ensemble cast of Star Trek for the film’s sequel.

After the actor revealed that Benedict Cumberbatch’s character in Star Trek Into Darkness was Gary Mitchell, an iconic character from the original series’…

Todd Gilchrist / September 22, 2012