Tuesday, September 28, 2021

DEPP SELLING OUT? YOU BET!

October 5, 2011 by · 2 Comments 

Johnny Depp has no qualms about continuing to play Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean movies. The actor, who once appeared in such art-house and critics’ favorites as Cry-Baby, Edward Scissorhands, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?, Benny & Joon and Donnie Brasco, now earns from each Pirates movie as much as the entire budgets of […]

FRANCO UNCONCERNED ABOUT POSSIBLY BOMBING AT OSCARS

February 16, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

James Franco insists he’s not putting his career on the line by co-hosting the Academy Awards show with Anne Hathaway this month. In an interview with Vanity Fair magazine, Franco said, “Look, they know we’re not Billy Crystal or Chris Rock. They’re not asking us because they’re expecting that. The show is going to be […]

BIG HOLLYWOOD FEES FADING? OH, YEAH?

February 3, 2011 by · 5 Comments 

Being prominently attached to a big blockbuster movie can instantly make you one of the richest persons in America. In Vanity Fair‘s current Hollywood issue, the magazine lists the top earners in the entertainment industry in 2010. Topping the list — no surprise — is James Cameron, whose estimated earnings were $257 million in 2010, […]

PIRANHA 3D PRODUCER BITES BACK

September 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Avatar director James Cameron’s comments in the current issue of Vanity Fair magazine that movies like Piranha 3D “cheapen” the 3D medium have brought an angry response from the horror film’s producer, Mark Canton. In a statement distributed to reporters on Tuesday, the producer remarked that Cameron’s “comments are ridiculous, self-serving and insulting to those […]