“In 40 years, I’ve never met an artist with the loyalty you have to your cinema,” Banderas said. “I’ve learned so much from you, not only about the art world, but also about life. I had to meet you to get here. I have done my best work with you....Today is three years since I had a heart attack. Not only am I alive, but I feel very alive.” … [Read more...] about Pedro Almodóvar’s ‘Pain and Glory’ Sweeps Spain’s Goya Awards
“I get on the elevator and there were some white people on the elevator, and when they saw me, they huddled into the corner. ‘Michelle, Michelle, get over here. Stacy, Stacy, get over here,'” he recalled the women saying. “They were scared, but then one of the ladies had the courage to look past my hoodie and saw that it was me. She said, ‘It’s Jamie Foxx.’ Phew!” … [Read more...] about Jamie Foxx Tells AAFCA Awards Racism Is Real – Even If You’re Famous
Banderas, up for Best Actor at the Oscars, won best actor award at the Spanish film academy’s annual ceremony, held this year in Malaga. Almodovar won best director and for best screenplay, and the film took a total of seven awards from 16 nominations. One of those misses was Penelope Cruz, who lost in the best actress category to Belen Cuesta of The Endless Trench. … [Read more...] about ‘Pain And Glory’ Sweeps Top Honors At Spain’s Goya Awards
EMMA TILLINGER KOSKOFF From day one of principal photography, I literally was like, "This is the most extraordinary acting I have ever had the privilege of watching up close on the day." I was mesmerized for the 57 days of shooting that followed. I was sort of glossed over, watching him up there, because I was so proud of him and so happy that he is getting the recognition for this performance. I said to anybody who would listen to me that he's going to sweep and win every possible acting award available to him for this role, and that appears to be what's happening. Fingers crossed, knocking wood, toes crossed, for what's still to come. … [Read more...] about Producer Emma Tillinger Koskoff Reveals Which ‘Joker’ Scene Was Most Stressful to Film
Karachi 81, which marks Prithviraj's first collaboration with filmmaker KS Bava, is said to be an out-and-out spy thriller. According to the reports, the Prithviraj starrer is set in the 1980s and revolves around the special team formed by the elite southern commando force to counter the ISI-backed operations in India, and the man who headed the team. … [Read more...] about Karachi 81: Prithviraj Sukumaran Looks Unrecognizable In The First Look Poster!