Ewan McGregor explores the humanness of Jesus in ‘Last Days in the Desert”

"Daunting" is one word Ewan McGregor used about stepping into the role of Jesus in the new film "Last Days in the Desert." "Freaked out" is another way he described his feelings about the task, McGregor said. That's why the Scottish actor, who has played the pope's administrator in "Angels & Demons" and a familiarly robed and bearded Jedi in the "Star Wars" prequels, chose instead...
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The first full trailer for season three of Fargo has arrived

The third season of Fargo, FX’s awesome anthology series, premieres on April 19th. Since that’s four weeks from today, FX released the first full trailer for the season, which we haven’t learned much about in recent weeks and months. Season three will feature Ewan McGregor (playing a pair of brothers who aren’t twins), Carrie Coon of The Leftovers, and Jim Gaffigan, among...
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March 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Ewan McGregor on gay “Beauty and the Beast” character: “It’s 2017 for f*cks sake”

Ewan McGregor thinks people who dislike a gay character being in the upcoming Beauty and the Beast live adaptation should get with the times. Appearing on The Late Show, McGregor (who plays Lumiere in the film) didn’t mince words when discussing blow back towards the film’s decision to make Le Fou (played by Josh Gad) gay. First, McGregor joked about the decision. “There...
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March 14, 2017  |  Discuss

17 sequels to watch in 2017...and 7 to avoid

Like every year before it, 2017 is going to be chock-full of sequels.Depending on your attitude towards sequel as an ever-present fact of life, this is either a good or bad thing. If we're being honest, just because a film is a sequel, it doesn't mean that it's automatically going to be a cash grab, nor does it mean that Hollywood is out of ideas, despite conventional wisdom.Love...
December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Busiest movie actors of 2016

Never let anyone tell you acting isn't hard work. While it may not be a regular 9-5 gig, actors can find themselves away on location shooting a film for months at a time, separated from family and friends, all while also having to promote the films they made months prior all while on a break from whatever job they're currently on. Given how long it can take to shoot a film, it's...
December 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Carrie Coon of The Leftovers lands lead role in Fargo season 3

Fargo season three is shaping up quite nicely. Few details are known about the upcoming FX series, aside from it will be set close to present day and Ewan McGregor will be playing two different brothers in a dual role. Now, another cast member has been revealed. Michael Ausiello of TVLine reports The Leftovers star Carrie Coon has been cast as the female lead in Fargo season three...
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July 11, 2016  |  Discuss

FX’s Fargo gets Ewan McGregor to play brothers in season 3

For its third season, Fargo is arguably getting its biggest star yet. And the show appears to be getting double the value. Ewan McGregor will play the leading role in season three of the FX drama. Or should that be leading roles? According to Entertainment Weekly‘s James Hibberd, McGregor has been cast as two brothers on the show, Emmit and Ray Stussy. Making this even more...
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May 20, 2016  |  Discuss

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