Latest Budd Schulberg News

On The Waterfront Scribe Schulberg Dies

6th August 2009

ON THE WATERFRONT screenwriter BUDD SCHULBERG has died. He was 95.Schulberg was taken from his Long Island, New York home on Wednesday (05Aug09) to a local hospital, where he died after doctors failed to revive...

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Brando Scoffed At Godfather Role

2nd February 2005

MARLON BRANDO initially rejected his OSCAR-winning role in THE GODFATHER, because he thought the film glorified the Mafia. The actor, who died last year (04), threw a copy of MARIO PUZO's novel at his...

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Spike Lee Eyes Vin For Joe Louis Role

24th August 2004

Director SPIKE LEE is eyeing VIN DIESEL to play boxing legend JOE LOUIS in an upcoming movie based on the fighter's life. Lee and Diesel discussed the project in a recent two-hour meeting, which...

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