"I do love movies but I love making them more. I've never found something professionally that engages me as much as that." - Ryan Gosling
The pair spoke about the challenges of working on a musical and working with Chazelle on his dream project.
The movie is likeable and funny, yet extremely frustrating. I just wish the stars had a high-belt or two in their pockets.
"I feel more like I understand acting in a different way." - Emma Stone on Her Broadway Experience
The actors go into all aspects of the their performances in Birdman and also features some hilarious interplay between Keaton and Norton, just like in the film.
"I never wanted to do anything else, from 7 on. It wasn't a flight of fancy." - Emma Stone
Here's the screenplay to 'Birdman'
Emma Stone makes her Broadway performance debut today in the first preview of Cabaret, taking over the role from Michelle Williams. It’s probably quite nerve-wracking for Stone to debut in such a high-profile role, especially since the first few years of her screen acting career consisted of bit parts or supporting roles on television and in film. Stone finally starred in her first lead movie role in 2010’s Easy A, but she had to jump through a number of hoops in order to land the part — including filming her audition as a webcam confession that her character does in ... Read more
Cabaret is bringing in another Hollywood heavy-hitter from the big screen who is going to test her mettle on Broadway. Emma Stone is replacing Michelle Williams in the revival of Cabaret beginning Nov. 11. Stone was fortunate enough to see the 1998 show starring Natasha Richardson. She explained to The New York Times how it changed her perception, “Listening to Natasha Richardson, I realized you could be an actor in a musical and not have the perfect voice I’d heard on cast recordings.” That inspired her to tackle the role once Williams ended her run. Stone shared, “I don’t have ... Read more
With Michelle Williams set to depart her role of Sally Bowles in Broadway’s Cabaret on November 9, producers are in talks with Emma Stone to make her Broadway debut replacing her in the Roundabout Theater Company production until the musical is set to close on January 4, according to The New York Times. If this already sounds vaguely familiar, you’re not crazy. Stone was actually announced as the first choice to play the lead in the revival of the popular Sam Mendes/Rob Marshall production of the musical alongside Alan Cumming, who was awarded a Tony for his portrayal of the MC ... Read more
Birdman or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) — famous for portraying an iconic superhero — as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself. Cast: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, and Naomi Watts Director: Alejandro G. Narritu
Emma Stone was at WonderCon this past weekend promoting her upcoming film, The Amazing Spider-Man when at one point, they took audience questions and someone asked her what advice she would give to actors.
Emma Stone is one busy actress, who says she is holding "her fame at arm's length."
Director: Mark Webb Cast: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Irrfan Khan, Martin Sheen, Sally Field, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, C. Thomas Howell
In the next two months, Emma Stone will appear in a whopping three films: Friends with Benefits (July 22), Crazy Stupid Love (July 29) and The Help (August 12).