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Jake’s Raging Bull Hurricane

December 1, 2014 20:45:40 Posted at December 1, 2014 20:45:40
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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This is what Jake Gyllenhaal will look like in Antoine Fuqua’s film Southpaw next year. According to Fuqua, Jake’s dedication to the role and his subsequent transformation are so extraordinary, it’s worthy of very impressive comparison: “Two people have done this in their lives,” Fuqua told Variety Full Story

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Michael Fassbender surfs with Alicia Vikander

December 1, 2014 16:29:20 Posted at December 1, 2014 16:29:20
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Michael Fassbender is in Australia working on a film called The Light Between Oceans with Alicia Vikander. They play husband and wife. But it’s not a romance. He looks after a lighthouse. Their marriage is strained because she can’t have children. Then a baby shows up in a boat with a dead body. Full Story

Diversity in Film: The problem at the top

December 1, 2014 16:17:37 Posted at December 1, 2014 16:17:37
Sarah Posted by Sarah

On Friday Rupert Murdoch, elderly white man, took to Twitter to address the whitewashing casting controversy that has surrounded the upcoming movie Exodus: Gods & Guyliner. Christian Bale plays Moses, a Hebrew, Joel Edgerton is the Egyptian pharaoh Ramses, and Sigourney Weaver is their mother, Tuya, also Egyptian. Full Story

Angelina presents Unbroken

December 1, 2014 16:06:40 Posted at December 1, 2014 16:06:40
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Angelina Jolie and her cast were in LA yesterday to screen Unbroken at the Writers Guild of America. There were influential Oscar voters in the audience. And press. And now that the embargo has been lifted, we finally have a better idea of whether or not Unbroken can get to the Oscars. They’ve been calling for it to go to the Oscars before she’d even finished shooting the film. Full Story

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Friday, November 28, 2014

Dear Gossips,

Welcome back to our American friends returning from Thanksgiving. We were business as usual yesterday here if you want to get caught up. Today is for the nerds. Because the first Star Wars 7 teaser trailer will be released in select theatres and iTunes.  Read Full Intro

Work more, talk less

November 28, 2014 17:45:37 Posted at November 28, 2014 17:45:37
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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Yesterday in Smutty Tingles, I wrote that “I have Benedict Cumberbatch love and engagement fatigue, GOD." Every day there’s another quote about how much he loves his fiancée and how much she loves him and why they decided to list their engagement and why she walked the carpet with him at the premiere. Full Story

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Star Wars: The Force is a morning person

November 28, 2014 16:18:24 Posted at November 28, 2014 16:18:24
Sarah Posted by Sarah

It’s Black Friday here in the US, the day after Thanksgiving, during which we participate in the ritual sacrifice of holiday shoppers so that the old gods may be appeased and the winter will be a short one. Naturally, on a day dedicated to commerce and conspicuous consumption, Disney decided it was as good a time as any to premiere the first teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Full Story

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Dear Gossips,

I still haven’t seen Avatar. Didn’t care, don’t care. Avatar was a big f-cking deal…for 6 months. But, really, who cares about Avatar anymore? Do people really sit around, impatiently, waiting for new Avatars? There are three new Avatar movies coming out in 2016, 2017, and 2018.  Read Full Intro

Thanksgiving Quiveration

November 27, 2014 20:59:28 Posted at November 27, 2014 20:59:28
Lainey Posted by Lainey
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He was the breakout star at the Emmy Awards… Cary Fukunaga won Best Direction for True Detective and the whole world was like, um, helloooo, I want that. Remember? Today, Page Six told me that he’s talking about a new film in Man Of The World  Full Story

Jake, Dave, and salmon

November 27, 2014 18:45:13 Posted at November 27, 2014 18:45:13
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Jake Gyllenhaal’s interview on Letterman aired last night. He’s adorable. The entire time he’s adorable. So I’ve posted the full clip for you at the bottom of this post and, since it’s a slow day, I recommend watching all of it. Jake and Dave have great chemistry. Full Story

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Johnny Depp doesn’t give a f-ck

November 27, 2014 15:23:26 Posted at November 27, 2014 15:23:26
Lainey Posted by Lainey

Johnny Depp covers the new DETAILS. Into The Woods is coming out soon. He plays the Big Bad Wolf. So this interview is about how he doesn’t give a f-ck anymore. Even though his last few movies took a dump at the box office, Johnny Depp isn’t just over it, he was never a part of it. He is beyond criticism. Full Story