Month: December 2012

q&a: ‘on the road’ star sam riley on road trips and googling himself

This interview was originally published at Film.com. You may have seen Sam Riley and not even know it. After all, the husky-voiced Brit tends to disappear into roles thoroughly, never using his own accent on film and thoroughly inhabiting his characters. This is the case with Riley’s latest film, “On the Road.” Directed by Brazilian […] Read more…

q&a: samantha barks of ‘les mis’

This interview was originally published on NextMovie. Lacking in IMDb credits as she may be, “Les Misérables” star Samantha Barks is no newcomer to performing: Before being chosen to belt out the part of Eponine in Oscar-winning director Tom Hooper’s adaptation of the musical, Barks played Eponine in the West End stage production of the […] Read more…

director’s cut: tom hooper on ‘les miserables’

This interview was originally published on Film.com. How do you follow up a film that took you from being a no-name director to a multiple Oscar winner and revered figure in film circles? That was the task Tom Hooper was faced with after the immense success of “The King’s Speech,” which ended up earning four Academy […] Read more…

q&a: garrett hedlund of ‘on the road’ on illegal drugs, getting naked and twihards

This interview was originally published at NextMovie. Garrett Hedlund is many things: the leading man in the rebooted sci-fi franchise “TRON”, a honky-tonk love interest in “Country Strong” and “Georgia Rule,” and now an indie wild child, playing Dean in the long-awaited film adaptation of “On the Road.” Hedlund’s path to “On the Road” wasn’t […] Read more…

confirmed: garrett hedlund will star in ‘tron 3’

This article was originally published on NextMovie. The as-yet-untitled “Tron 3” project gained a screenwriter last week, and now it has officially gained a star. Garrett Hedlund confirmed to NextMovie exclusively that he would follow up his 2010 performance as Sam Flynn in “TRON: Legacy” by appearing in the long-rumored sequel, which may begin shooting […] Read more…