Carrie Fisher’s relationship with her mother, Debbie Reynolds, was the stuff of Hollywood legend.
Its own chapter in the proverbial annals of show business lore, thanks largely in part to Fisher’s 1987 novel Postcards From the Edge, mother and daughter gave their devoted fans exactly what they wanted when they appeared in public together, bickering like a Borscht Belt duo in “take my mom, please” fashion.
But though their relationship could rightfully be categorized as turbulent, the thornier aspects … read more
In her day, Debbie Reynolds did it all. Subsequently, her day lasted for decades.
The actress, who became a national treasure as the star of one of the most beloved movies of all time and went on to enjoy a nearly 70-year career in film, television and theater, has died. She was 84. Her son, Todd Fisher, confirmed the news to the Associated Press.
No cause was immediately announced. Reynolds had been hospitalized Wednesday afternoon after reportedly suffering a stroke at Todd’s home, barely a day … read more
We seriously can’t get enough of all the teasers leading up to the Beauty and the Beast release (which is still four months away, mind you).
Last week, we were gifted with some stunning movie stills from the film—including a few breathtaking moments between Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as Beast—and on Monday, we finally got the first official, full-length trailer, giving the world a glimpse at what’s bound to be one of the best films of the year.
But even before the trailer was released, … read more
Beauty and the Beast may be the most anticipated movie of 2017.
When the first teaser trailer was released in the spring, it was viewed a record 91.8 million times in its first 24 hours—beating the likes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens (88 million views), Captain America: Civil War (61 million views) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (55 million views). The teaser trailer focused on Beast’s castle and offered only a glimpse of the beloved princess.
The live-action adaptation boasts an ensemble cast … read more
We’ve watched the teaser trailer and scrolled through movie stills of the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, but we finally have the most official thing to date: the first official poster!
Yes, Emma Watson (who plays Belle in the flick) took to Facebook to share the imagery with her fans and followers for the first time. “So happy I get to show all of you the new teaser poster for Beauty and the Beast,” she wrote. “You are the very first people to see this! I hope you like it. Love, Emma … read more
Fans have been anxiously awaiting anything and everything that has to do with the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast, and now we can finally give a little taste of the beauty (pun intended) that’s to come.
On Friday, Disney released more movie stills from the film, and they’re seriously breathtaking. From Emma Watson(Belle) and Dan Stevens’ (Beast) appearance to the phenomenal re-imagining of the Beast’s library to the costumes and the set design, everything is even more amazing than we … read more
“Beauty and the Beast” might be a tale as old as time, but that doesn’t mean its gender politics have to be in the dark ages.
Details are slowly trickling out about Disney’s upcoming live-action remake of the classic love story, and we’re happy to hear that there’s a feminist twist in store for Emma Watson’s Belle.
“In the animated movie, it’s her father who is the inventor, and we actually co-opted that for Belle,” Watson told Entertainment Weekly in a recent interview. “I … read more
We’ve seen the record-breaking teaser trailer and the leaked images, but finally, we have our first official look at Emma Watson’s Belle and Dan Stevens’s Beast in Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast. Entertainment Weekly’s latest cover features Belle and Beast waltzing around the castle’s opulent ballroom — Watson, in Belle’s beloved yellow gown, and Stevens, all dressed up in the Beast’s fancy blue tux. It’s an iconic image ripped right from the animated classic. Honestly, it’s spot-on. … read more
Ever since Disney announced the live-action Beauty and the Beast, fans have wondered what Emma Watson and Dan Stevens would look like.
Entertainment Weekly gave fans a first look Wednesday when it unveiled the cover of its newest issue, featuring Watson in Belle’s signature yellow gown and Stevens as Beast. Missing, however, are Belle’s gloves. The image shows the inevitable couple in the ballroom, dancing the night away before drama ensues. Watson stuns as Belle, and an unrecognizable Stevens has … read more
Dan Stevens is sporting a new mane for the live-action adaptation of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast – and he’s not even dressed as his cursed self. A new behind-the-scenes photo shows the former Downton Abbey actor looking anything but beastly, smiling as he sports blonde wig that reaches his shoulders. Co-producer Jack Morrissey posted the photo on his Facebook page Friday, noting that the sneak peek comes “one year to the day after the completion of principal photography.” He adds, “Here is your … read more
A tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast can be retold and told again for centuries to come.
Thus, Disney has decided to do a live-action remake of the iconic film, starring Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast, and we’re finally getting our first look at some behind-the-scenes images!
One photo shows people dancing around Gaston’s tavern, featuring Luke Evans as Gaston(er, at least his back) and Josh Gadd as Le Fou! Another photo gives us a sneak peek of the incredible details that … read more
Lindsay Lohan first came into the public eye when she was a child – and she’s been a famous name for many reasons ever since. HIGH: 1998
The world first met Lohan back in 1998 with the release of The Parent Trap, which was a smash hit and shot Lohan to child stardom. Moviestore / REX / Shutterstock
She had a few years out of the spotlight, peppered with a few smaller flicks (like Life-Size with Tyra Banks). But five years later, she had her first big success as a teenager: Freaky Friday, … read more
A few weeks ago, we talked about Sara Hammel, the long-time freelance entertainment journalist who worked for People Magazine for years and years. Hammel quit People Magazine with a bridge-burning resignation letter, calling out celebrities, their a—hole publicists and the editors at People. Hammel mentioned in the letter that she was going to focus on book-writing, and as it turns out, she’s already got a semi-memoir coming out called Red Carpet Regret: Confessions of a cynical celebrity journalist. … read more
He’s a business, man. Will Smith got reflective during a Cannes Lions panel on Tuesday, June 21, admitting that he considered his 1999 film Wild Wild West a low point in his career.
“I had so much success that I started to taste global blood, and my focus shifted from my artistry to winning,” he told the audience. “I wanted to win and be the biggest movie star, and what happened was there was a lag — around Wild Wild West time — I found myself promoting something because I wanted to … read more
It’s a tale as old as time, which is why Disney is telling it again more than 25 years later. The first teaser trailer for the live-action retelling of Disney’s animated classic Beauty and the Beast was unveiled on Good Morning America Monday morning, nine months after the first footage of Emma Watson in that iconic golden dress was previewed during the annual D23 Expo last summer. While the teaser doesn’t include a glimpse of Watson’s Belle of the ball, it does give us our first official … read more