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Casey Affleck 'Treated Abominably' By Hollywood?

Casey Affleck has been ''treated abominably'' by Hollywood, according to screenwriter Kenneth Lonergan.The 42-year-old actor faced two sexual harassment lawsuits in 2010 from women who worked with him on his film 'I'm Still Here', and...

Casey Affleck To Star In Stoner

Casey Affleck is set to star in 'Stoner'. The 42-year-old actor has signed up to star in the drama movie, which will be directed by Joe Wright and produced by Jason Blum's Blumhouse Productions and...

Brie Larson Confirms Refusal To Clap For Casey Affleck At Oscars

As the 2016 Best Actress Academy Award winner, the Room star was tasked with presenting the 2017 Best Actor Award, which went to Casey for his role in Manchester by the Sea....

Kenneth Lonergan Pens Letter Defending Casey Affleck

The Manchester by the Sea director wrote the piece for The Wesleyan Argus, the newspaper for Wesleyan University in Connecticut, where he studied, in response to an article written by Connor Aberle. Student...

Casey Affleck Forgot To Thank His Brother At The Baftas

Casey Affleck forgot to thank his brother Ben during his acceptance speech at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs).The 41-year-old star won the Best Actor gong at the annual awards bash in London last night...

Jake Gyllenhaal Battled Stage Fright During London Stage Run

The Brokeback Mountain star appeared in the Kenneth Lonergan play at the Garrick Theatre in 2002, and he still has nightmares of the time he spent in London's West End. "I had...

Michelle Williams: I Haven't Watched Manchester By The Sea

Michelle Williams hasn't watched 'Manchester by the Sea'.The 36-year-old star has received an Oscar nomination in the Best Supporting Actress category for her starring role in the acclaimed drama movie, but has confessed to having...

Mark Ruffalo Making Broadway Return In The Price

The American actor is stepping in for fellow movie star John Turturro, who had to withdraw from the Roundabout Theatre Company production due to conflicting filming commitments. In the revival of the 1968 drama, Ruffalo...

Manchester By The Sea Receives Most Sag Nominations

'Manchester by the Sea' has received the most nominations for the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards.The Kenneth Lonergan-directed movie has been handed four nods, with Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams and Lucas Hedges all being handed...

Kenneth Lonergan Thrilled To Work With Casey Affleck After Matt Damon Pulled Out Of Film

The screenwriter penned the script for the movie, which is generating quite a bit of Oscar buzz, and had hoped producer Damon would make it his directorial debut but scheduling issues forced the...

Timothy Olyphant Returning To The Theatre After 20 Years

The Justified actor will portray a country singer who gives up his career following his mother's death and moves back to his hometown in Tennessee in the production. Adelaide Clemens, Jonathan...

Howards End To Be Adapted For Tv

Screenwriter and playwright Kenneth Lonergan has signed on to rework the drama, which will start shooting in the summer (16). The James Ivory-directed 1992 movie featured Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson and Helena...

Matthew Broderick Recalls Teen Vacation Disaster With Director Kenneth Lonergan

The Producers star was in college when he visited Europe for a once-in-a-lifetime trip with his friend, but the trek took a turn for the worse when the two pals realised they had...

Casey Affleck Replaces Matt Damon In Manchester-by-the-sea

Casey Affleck has replaced Matt Damon in 'Manchester-by-the-Sea'.The 39-year-old actor will take over the lead role from Matt, 44, in director Kenneth Lonergan's drama after a scheduling conflict prevented Matt from starring.Lonergan's film tells the...

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Billy Corgan Teases "Two New EPs" Of Smashing Pumpkins Songs In 2018

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