Brie Larson

SNL Takes On That Big ‘Game of Thrones’ Moment With Brie Larson’s Help

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by Britt Hayes May 8, 2016 @ 8:42 AM
By now you’re well-aware of the big twist on last week’s episode of Game of Thrones — thanks to tabloid reports and transparent deflections and flat-out lies from cast and crew alike, Jon Snow’s revival was probably the worst-kept secret in recent TV history. Still, fans had to sit through two of the most painful hours of the series before we finally got to what we all knew was coming. It’s okay, SNL feels your pain.

SNL: Brie Larson and Kyle Mooney Are Every Headbanger You Knew in High School

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by Britt Hayes May 8, 2016 @ 8:37 AM
Not only did Kyle Mooney’s sketch actually make it to air this week, but he finally gave us another update on the life of Chris Fitzpatrick, aka every high school kid you knew who was into Nu Metal and rap-rock. So what’s Chris up to now? He started a metal band over the summer with a couple of his equally obnoxious friends, and they want to crowd-fund their new homemade action flick, Johnny Shadow.

First ‘Kong: Skull Island’ Sneak Peek Takes You Behind the Scenes of a Legendary Adventure

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by Britt Hayes April 11, 2016 @ 8:30 AM
While we wait for the official trailer to arrive, Legendary debuted the first sneak peek at Kong: Skull Island, taking us behind the scenes of Jordan Vogt-Roberts’ epic journey into the heart of King Kong's origins. The featurette offers our first real look at the upcoming reboot, with footage from the Vietnam set and interviews with cast and crew members, and Tom Hiddleston packing a very large gun.

Brie Larson Hugged Every Sexual Assault Survivor at the Oscars

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by ScreenCrush Staff February 29, 2016 @ 8:58 AM
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If you watched last night’s Oscars, surely you saw Lady Gaga’s showstopper performance of “Til It Happens to You,” her Oscar nominated song from The Hunting Ground. Gaga’s performance, which brought the audience to its feet, introduced survivors of sexual assault onto the stage at the end of the song as they all stood hand-in-hand. It was a powerful moment, but equally as powerful was a moment you didn’t see: Oscar-winner walking up and hugging every single survivor as they walked off stage during a commercial break.

Can Netflix and A24 Make It to the Oscars with ‘Beasts of No Nation’ and ‘Room’?

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by Erin Whitney October 21, 2015 @ 8:28 AM
Each week, ScreenCrush will analyze the Oscar potentials. This past weekend saw the opening of three big studio films in wide release, with a handful of limited releases shining even brighter. It’s the little guys and festival favorites that are already garnering the most Oscar buzz: Netflix’s Beasts of No Nation and A24’s Room. But can Netflix and the up-and-coming indie distribution company make it all the way to the Academy Awards?

Brie Larson to Square Off With Steve Carell in ‘Battle of the Sexes’ Tennis Drama

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by Britt Hayes September 20, 2015 @ 11:45 AM
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Following her highly acclaimed role in Room, Brie Larson is continuing her winning streak with Battle of the Sexes. The actress will replace Emma Stone in the upcoming tennis drama that pits her against Steve Carell in the true story of the riveting tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs.