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Posted on05. Oct, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
EXCLUSIVE: Internationally renowned Actress Summer Qing (aka: Qing Xu) is a native of Beijing (China), and a graduate of the Beijing Film Academy, performance division. As the female lead in Chen Kaige’s LIFE ON A STRING (1990) about a pair of blind musicians in a rural village, Summer gained the attention of Cannes Film Festival attendees where [...]
Posted on04. Oct, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
Hollywood’s newest leading men aren’t homegrown anymore. While Australia has provided a steady crop—Joel Edgerton, Ryan Kwanten, Sam Worthington, various Hemsworths—a newcomer from Belgium is on everyone’s shortlist: Matthias Schoenaerts. The rising star parlayed his splashy role in the Oscar-nominated Bullhead into a juicy part opposite Marion Cotillard in the buzzy drama Rust and Bone, [...]
Posted on03. Oct, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
Rising star Erin Cummings is having a very good year. She played Ginny Sadller in ABC’s Pan Am. You have seen her in STARZ network Spartacus as Sura. Now She’s starring in her own TV show on CBS, with a supporting role in a buzz-worthy indie drama waiting in the wings. The gorgeous Texan is on a [...]
Posted on13. Sep, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
EXCLUSIVE: Brave New Hollywood sits down with the original UK cast of “The Inbetweeners,” now a hit movie, playing on U.S. screens on Sept. 7, 2012. Actors: Joe Thomas (Simon), Simon Bird (Will), James Buckley (Jay), and Blake Harrison (Neil) talk about the phenomenon and the new film (directed by Ben Palmer), in this exclusive [...]
Posted on05. Sep, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
Hello, I must be going (Oscilloscope Pictures) was the opening night film at Sundance 2012. Director Todd Louiso (“Love Liza”) delivers a warm and funny romantic comedy with seemingly odd yet likable characters, and a possible favorite for most indie lovers. Plotwise: Melanie Lynskey (“Two and a Half men”) plays Amy, the average American girl in her [...]
Posted on04. Sep, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
After a successful run on UK Television and its somewhat watered-down, and still hilarious run on BBC America, THE INBETWEENERS movie will hit U.S. theaters this weekend, September 7th, on limited release, and uncut. No pun! With raunchy dialogue and the whole “yes they really went there” approach to getting laughs The Inbetweeners quickly made a name [...]
Posted on24. Aug, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
One can’t call Guillaume Canet (“Tell No One”) a rising star because this French cinema talent has had a solid presence as an actor in English (“Last Night” with Keira Knightley and Eva Mendes) and international films (“The Players”). Perhaps we can refer to his rising status when it comes to his recent work as [...]
Posted on06. Aug, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
Here is the official U.S. theatrical poster…, OK, so we actually wrote about the release of a movie poster, but wait! It is for that charming, new film, we are looking forward to; ‘BROOKLYN BROTHERS BEAT THE BEST’ (Oscilloscope Pictures). PLOT: underachiever musician Alex (Ryan O’Nan) embarks on an impromptu road trip after being dumped a [...]
Posted on03. Aug, 2012 by Henrick Vartanian.
This week, we caught up with British actress Tanya Franks, known to U.K. audiences for her TV roles as Rainie Cross in “EastEnders” and Karen in “Pulling.” But in the U.S., Tanya has been very busy working alongside Lindsay Lohan. It’s true. Tanya stars as Sybil, the estranged wife of the legendary Welsh actor, Richard [...]