Tag: Kevin Spacey

Val Kilmer on Breaking into Hollywood: “Work till you cry yourself to sleep every night for months on end”

"Never, ever, ever, ever, ever take a day off." - Val Kilmer on Breaking into the Acting Business

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Kevin Spacey is doing a MasterClass! He'll share some of the most important lessons he’s learned over his career and the "practical techniques" that's gotten him to where he is today.

Kevin Spacey: “I’m used to people thinking I’m nuts. And you know what? I kind of love it”

"Unless it's Martin Scorsese, and it's a really significant role, fuck off. I'm not playing someone's brother" - Kevin Spacey

Interview: ‘NOW: In The Wings On A World Stage’ Director Jeremy Whelehan

Whelehan on pitching the idea Kevin Spacey, the challenges of filming in the different theaters and an emotional sequence with actor Steven Lee Anderson

Trailer: ‘Horrible Bosses 2’ Starring Jason Bateman, Charlie Day & Jason Sudeikis

Horrible Bosses 2: Fed up with answering to higher-ups, Nick (Jason Bateman), Dale (Charlie Day) and Kurt (Jason Sudeikis) decide to become their own bosses by launching their own business in “Horrible Bosses 2.” But a slick investor soon pulls the rug out from under them. Outplayed and desperate, and with no legal recourse, the three would-be entrepreneurs hatch a misguided plan to kidnap the investor’s adult son and ransom him to regain control of their company. Cast: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Jamie Foxx, Kevin Spacey, Chris Pine, Christoph Waltz Director: Sean Anders Written by: Sean ... Read more

Kevin Spacey Versus a Ringing Phone, Now at the Old Vic!

Is it just me, or are we hearing an increasing amount of stories about bad audience behavior in theaters recently? Earlier this week we heard about the actor who rushed into the audience to deal with an audience member shouting gay slurs at the actor playing Brick in a production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. It turns out that audience members on the other side of the Atlantic have behavior problems of their own. While that first incident took place in a small theater in California, the second example of rude behavior happened in one of London’s most ... Read more

Kevin Spacey Prefers Theater to Film or TV: “Theater is in my blood; it is in my makeup”

Kevin Spacey might be best known for his TV and film work, but he’s well-versed in the theater world as well. In a recent interview with the Cleveland Plain Dealer, he explained how much the medium meant to him. He said, “I’m a theater rat. I started in the theater in junior high school; I went all through high school being in the drama class and doing all the plays and doing all the festivals. I went to Juilliard and studied theater. I started in the New York theater and I traveled the country doing plays, and I’ve had the ... Read more

Why did Kevin Spacey take on the role of Shakespeare’s ‘Richard III’?: “I’m f—-n’ nuts! Whaddaya think?”

Kevin Spacey is the consummate actor. He has two Oscars, one for The Usual Suspects and one for American Beauty. He’s currently starring in Netflix’s original series House of Cards and now, he’s showing off his self-produced documentary, Now: In the Wings on a World Stage. The film showcases his 10-month, 12-venue trans-Atlantic tour of Shakespeare‘s Richard III. When asked by the Cleveland Plain Dealer why he took on such a challenge, not only with the play, but the documentary, Spacey responded, “I’m f—-n’ nuts! Whaddaya think?” A bit of insanity was necessary for the such a role because it ... Read more

Robin Wright Is Choosing Roles on Her Terms: “I don’t want to always be the tortured, soulful wife”

Robin Wright is hot off the awards show podium with a win for Best Actress in a TV Series, Drama for House of Cards at the Golden Globes in January. However, the actress is not one to rest on her laurels. She’s stretching herself even further on the second season of the Netflix show. This season she’s directing an episode after talking with co-star Kevin Spacey about his own desire to direct in their sophomore season. Wright revealed,”I said, ‘I want to, too,’ and I kept saying that to multiple parties. They said, ‘Yeah sure,’ and I just kept saying ... Read more

Kevin Spacey on ‘House of Cards’ and Playing Villains with as “Much Honesty and Complexity” as He Can

Though Netflix had had a number of original content series in the last three years, it is clear that House of Cards is the crown jewel of them all. Though the series as a whole has been a critical hit, star Kevin Spacey deserves a lot of credit for making the series so popular with audiences with his portrayal of politician Frank Underwood. In fact, Spacey is the first actor to be nominated for an Emmy Award for Oustanding Lead Actor for a web television series. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Spacey spoke about playing villains, his ... Read more

Kevin Spacey Talks About Learning From The Best – Jack Lemmon, Joseph Papp & Mike Nichols

After learning from the best as a young actor - Jack Lemmon, Joseph Papp, Mike Nichols - Kevin Spacey is ready to give back.

Kevin Spacey Talks ‘Richard III’, The Old Vic and Doing Shakespeare Drunk

Kevin Spacey sat down with Theater Talk's Michael Riedel and Susan Haskins to chat about his current role as Richard III (directed by Sam Mendes and which can be seen at BAM).

Trailer: “Margin Call” starring Kevin Spacey, Zachary Quinto, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Demi Moore, Stanley Tucci

Cast: Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Irons, Zachary Quinto, Penn Badgley, Simon Baker, Mary McDonnell, Demi Moore, Stanley Tucci Writer/Director: J.C. Chandor

Trailer: “Horrible Bosses” starring Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, Kevin Spacey, Jamie Foxx

Director: Seth Gordon Cast: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston, Colin Farrell, Kevin Spacey, Donald Sutherland, Julie Bowen, Jamie Foxx Writers: Michael Markowitz, John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein

WhoSay offers celebrities the right to retain control over their images

People on Twitter can use services like TwitPic, Yfrog or Plixi to share photos with their friends and family. Celebrities have concerns with these services because they aquire ownership rights to uploaded photos and can place ads alongside them.