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Stars Who Worked With Jonathan Demme Remember His Friendship, Creativity, and Love

by Emma Stefansky 4 days ago
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The world lost a creative and compassionate director with Jonathan Demme’s death last night, and tons of stars who worked with him over the years shared messages of remembrance on social media today. His projects ranged from horror to concert documentaries, each film he directed unique and each memorable in its own different ways. Turns out the man was similarly unforgettable.

Jodie Foster Checks In for Drew Pearce Thriller ‘Hotel Artemis’

by Britt Hayes November 29, 2016 @ 2:16 PM
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Drew Pearce’s impressive writing credits include Iron Man 3 and Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation, which should get you pretty excited for his directorial debut. Adding a little extra intrigue to Hotel Artemis is Jodie Foster, who has officially signed on to headline the highly-anticipated crime thriller, which is based on an original screenplay by Pearce.

Jodie Foster Will Direct a ‘Black Mirror’ Episode in Season 4

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 19, 2016 @ 2:48 PM
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Netflix’s Black Mirror Season 3 hasn’t even had a chance to creep the bejeezus out of you just yet, and already Season 4 is upping its pedigree. The next round of dark technology parables has its first director in Jodie Foster, helming one of six new episodes with a first star already picked out.

‘Money Monster’ Review: Greed Is Good. This Movie Is Bad.

by Matt Singer May 13, 2016 @ 9:47 AM
When it opens on Friday, Money Monster will be the most preposterous film currently in theaters. No easy feat at a time when multiplexes also feature a superhero saga about a genius in a suit of flying armor fighting a man who spent 75 years frozen in an iceberg and an adaptation of a cartoon about a boy who can talk to bears and snakes.

Cannes Film Festival Preps with Official Poster, First Selections

by Charles Bramesco March 21, 2016 @ 2:02 PM
The biggest event on the global cinematic calendar is nearly upon us, with the 69th Cannes Film Festival set for May 11-22. The selection committee won’t release their picks for the titles screening In Competition and the festival’s many sidebar...

‘Money Monster’ Trailer: George Clooney Has Been Taken Hostage on Live TV

by Britt Hayes January 12, 2016 @ 7:39 PM
The first trailer for Money Monster has arrived online, promising a tense thriller unfolding in real time starring George Clooney as a financial expert / TV personality who is taken hostage — live, on the air — by Jack O’Connell, while the whole world watches. The film definitely looks like a promising follow-up from director Jodie Foster, who previously helmed the Mel Gibson dramedy The Beaver and, more recently, episodes of Orange Is the New Black.

‘Hannibal’ Creator Bryan Fuller Wants Jodie Foster to Direct an Episode

by Kevin Fitzpatrick June 26, 2015 @ 3:01 PM
Jodie Foster has developed a strong directing career in recent years, including TV stops on both Orange is the New Black and House of Cards, but Hannibal creator Bryan Fuller hopes to return the Silence of the Lambs actress to more familiar territory. Should Hannibal live to dine another day on Season 4, might Jodie Foster herself introduce a new Clarice Starling?

Does Robert Downey Jr. Want to Put Mel Gibson in 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron?'

by Damon Houx January 2, 2014 @ 7:21 PM
Robert Downey Jr. and Mel Gibson first worked together twenty-four years ago in the 1990 film 'Air America' and have maintained a friendship ever since. Which may be why there's a rumor that Downey Jr. is trying to pull strings and get both Gibson and Jodie Foster into the Marvel universe, and possibly into 'The Avengers: Age of Ultron.'

'House of Cards' Season 2: Jodie Foster to Direct Upcoming Episode

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 3, 2013 @ 3:46 PM
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'Elysium' may not have proven the strongest showcase for cinema icon Jodie Foster, while one her better-received works of the year may have gone entirely unnoticed. Following a low-key revelation that Foster directed the 'Orange is the New Black' episode "Lesbian Request Denied," we've learned that the 'Silence of the Lambs' star will soon return behind Netflix cameras to helm an episode of the eagerly-anticipated 'House of Cards' season 2!

See the Cast of 'Elysium' Then and Now

by Britt Hayes August 9, 2013 @ 5:00 PM
Neill Blomkamp's latest sci-fi action effort, 'Elysium,' hits theaters this weekend. In the film, Matt Damon plays Max, a man living on a future, third-world version of Earth while the wealthy enjoy a utopian life on a luxury space station known as Elysium. When given only a few days to live, Max must become a reluctant hero to save himself -- and possibly the rest of humanity.
Damon leads a cast that includes Jodie Foster, Sharlto Copley, and William Fichtner, so we thought we'd take a trip down memory lane to see the cast of 'Elysium' way back when.