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Nov 12, 2018

Michael Douglas Gets a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The seventy-four-year-old veteran actor, director, and producer Michael Douglas just got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame! For the prestigious event, he was accompanied by his wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and his hundred and one-year-old father, the legendary Spartacus… Read More

Nov 12, 2018

Legendary Location Paramount Ranch Burns Down

The Woolsey Fire relentlessly blazed through the legendary Paramount Ranch on November 9th, leaving significant damage to the set of Westworld. The 2,700-acre ranch nestled in the Santa Monica Mountains was the house to numerous large-scale sets built amongst the… Read More

Study Says "Good Guys in Superhero Movies are more Violent than villains
Nov 5, 2018

Study Says “Good Guys” in Superhero Movies More Violent than Villains

The American Academy of Pediatrics is calling out “good guy” superheroes on their excessive movie violence. During a presentation in Orlando, Florida on Monday, researchers shared their findings that protagonists in superhero films commit 23 violent acts per hour as… Read More

Nov 4, 2018

Rami Malek Committed to the Role of Freddie Mercury Before He Was Cast

Rami Malek is hearing a lot of Oscar buzz about his magnetic portrayal of British rock star Freddie Mercury in the biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. But the most meaningful accolades he’s heard so far have come from Queen’s band members, Brian… Read More

‘Riverdale’ star Cole Sprouse invites fans to "Asks me anything"
Oct 21, 2018

‘Riverdale’ Star Cole Sprouse Invites Fans to “Ask Me Anything”

With the third season of The CW’s Riverdale premiering earlier this month, Cole Sprouse invited his fans to “Ask Me Anything” on Reddit about his role as Jughead Jones. The award-winning television series explores a darker side of the Archie… Read More

Creating, promoting, marketing and protecting your brand online
Oct 17, 2018

Creating, Promoting, Marketing and Protecting Your Brand Online

The digital landscape has changed all of our lives, from how we stay connected with each other to how we create and build our careers. But with the tremendous opportunities now available to both have a voice and to build… Read More

'A Star Is Born' Again and Again | Casting Frontier | Talent Profile Online
Oct 6, 2018

‘A Star Is Born’ Again and Again

It seems like every generation needs its own rendition of A Star is Born; we can’t get enough of the timeless story! In 1937, the film starred the enchanting Janet Gaynor, and it was nominated in seven different categories at… Read More

Sep 30, 2018

‘This Is Us’ Star Ron Cephas Jones Wins an Emmy

Ron Cephas Jones’ performance in the second season of This Is Us was honored at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards for outstanding guest actor in a drama series. Jones plays the emotionally charged role of the cancer-stricken William Hill, the… Read More

See the Makeup Test of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker
Sep 24, 2018

See the Makeup Test of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker

Todd Phillips just released a makeup test via Instagram of Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker! And it’s rather disturbing! In the highly anticipated DC film, which is currently in production, Phoenix plays Arthur Fleck, a failed stand-up comedian who goes… Read More

Claire Foy's Portrayal of Queen Elizabeth | Emmy Award | Casting Frontier
Sep 23, 2018

Claire Foy’s Portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II Honored with an Emmy

English actress Claire Foy can now place a shining Emmy award next to her Golden Globe statuette. Indeed, the 34 year old was honored as an Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards for… Read More

Jessica Biel as a Producer and Emmy-Nominated Actress with 'The Sinner'
Sep 17, 2018

Jessica Biel Distinguishes Herself as a Producer and Emmy-Nominated Actress with ‘The Sinner’

Jessica Biel is being celebrated for her gutsy work as both a risk-taking actress and an executive producer in the USA Network’s 8-episode drama series The Sinner. The 36-year-old star delved into the dark, emotional lead role of Cora Tannetti,… Read More

Venom: Battles with Addiction of Tom Hardy | Casting Frontier
Sep 15, 2018

Tom Hardy’s Battles with Addiction Informed his Creative Choices in ‘Venom’

English actor Tom Hardy, who stars as the beastly Marvel character Venom in the highly anticipated film Venom, says his past experiences with addiction informed his nightmarish performance as the infamous antihero. The star sat down with Esquire to talk… Read More

Sep 9, 2018

Goodbye to Burt Reynolds, ‘Deliverance,’ ‘Smokey and the Bandit’ Star

The charismatic superstar Burt Reynolds passed at the age of 82 while in a Florida hospital on Thursday, September 6. According to reports, he went into cardiac arrest, and members of his family said although he’d had health issues, his… Read More

Orson Welle's Final Film 'The Other Side of the Wind' to be Released
Sep 3, 2018

Orson Welles’ Final Film ‘The Other Side of the Wind’ to Be Released At Last

Orson Welles’ final film The Other Side of the Wind has finally been completed–after 48 years! The legendary Citizen Kane director shot the unconventional satire from 1970 to 1976, but the footage remained only partially assembled for decades. Indeed, the… Read More

Remembering the Legendary Playwright Neil Simon | Casting Frontier
Aug 27, 2018

Remembering the Legendary Playwright Neil Simon

Legendary comedic playwright Neil Simon died at 91 on Sunday due to complications with pneumonia according to his publicist, Bill Evans. After a six-decade-long career, he passed at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York City and will go down in… Read More