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Susan Backlinie Dies: ‘Jaws’ Actress Who Played First Shark Victim In Blockbuster Was 77 - deadline.com - California - county Ventura
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12.05.2024

Susan Backlinie Dies: ‘Jaws’ Actress Who Played First Shark Victim In Blockbuster Was 77

Susan Backlinie, whose gruesome death in Jaws scared millions from swimming in the ocean, died Saturday at 77 in her home in Ventura, CA.

New ‘Jurassic World’ Movie Casts Rupert Friend - deadline.com - France - county Patrick - city Marshall - city Asteroid
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22.05.2024

New ‘Jurassic World’ Movie Casts Rupert Friend

Rupert Friend (Asteroid City) is heading to Jurassic World, Deadline can confirm.

Inside George Lucas’ star-studded 80th birthday bash — with ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Indiana Jones’-themed music and emcee Steve Martin - nypost.com - county Martin - Washington - Indiana - San Francisco - county Rock - county Harrison - county Ford - county Davis
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20.05.2024

Inside George Lucas’ star-studded 80th birthday bash — with ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Indiana Jones’-themed music and emcee Steve Martin

Skywalker Ranch, located roughly 40 minutes north of San Francisco, from 6 p.m. to midnight. Owned by Lucas, Skywalker Ranch is home to a main house, the man-made Lake Ewok, and Skywalker Sound, the 153,000-square-foot postproduction facility that has a 300-seat theater.

Maltese Film Industry Booming With Impressive Tax Rebate, But Not Without Growing Pains - variety.com - Malta - city Valletta
variety.com
20.05.2024

Maltese Film Industry Booming With Impressive Tax Rebate, But Not Without Growing Pains

Rafa Sales Ross Guest Contributor Over the last century, the small but mighty island Republic of Malta has cemented itself as an appealing global destination for major film productions, with features such as Ridley Scott’s “Gladiator,” Robert Altaman’s “Popeye,” and Steven Spielberg’s “Munich” shooting there. Scott recently wrapped production on the long-awaited follow-up to his 2000 Roman epic, and the country is prepping for the upcoming shoot of the newest installment of the “Jurassic World” franchise. Speaking with Variety, director and co-founder of Maltese service provider Valletta Pictures, Joshua Cassar Gaspar, said that the requests to film on the island have “come in like crazy” following the U.S.

Nigerian Action Thriller ‘Son Of The Soil’ Begins Shooting, Raz Adoti Writing & Starring - deadline.com - Nigeria - county Black Hawk
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14.05.2024

Nigerian Action Thriller ‘Son Of The Soil’ Begins Shooting, Raz Adoti Writing & Starring

EXCLUSIVE: Shooting is underway on Son of the Soil, a thriller from Action Xtreme out of Nigeria.

‘Jaws’ actress Susan Backlinie dies aged 77 - www.nme.com - county Palm Beach
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13.05.2024

‘Jaws’ actress Susan Backlinie dies aged 77

Jaws actress Susan Backlinie has passed away at the age of 77.The star, who was also a stuntwoman, played the role of the first victim in the 1975 Steven Spielberg film, her character Chrissie Watkins crossing paths with the shark after going for a late night swim during a beach party in the film’s opening scene.The news of Backlinie’s death was confirmed by her husband Harvey Swindall, who told Fox News that she died from a heart attack and that her passing was “very unexpected”.“[She] was the most amazing person I’ve ever met in my life. And I’ve never loved anybody like her,” he said.Speaking back in 2015 about being cast in Jaws, Backlinie recalled to the Palm Beach Post: “The first thing [Spielberg] said to me was, ‘When your scene is done, I want everyone under the seats with the popcorn and bubblegum.

Susan Backlinie, Who Played the First Shark Attack Victim in ‘Jaws,’ Dies at 77 - variety.com - California - county Ventura
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12.05.2024

Susan Backlinie, Who Played the First Shark Attack Victim in ‘Jaws,’ Dies at 77

Susan Backlinie, who played the first shark attack victim in Steven Spielberg’s “Jaws,” has died. She was 77. Backlinie died Saturday morning at her California home due to a heart attack, Convention All Stars owner Sean Clark confirmed to Variety. The former actor and stuntwoman was one of the company’s clients.

Susan Backlinie, first victim in ‘Jaws’ film, dead at 77 - nypost.com - California - county Palm Beach
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12.05.2024

Susan Backlinie, first victim in ‘Jaws’ film, dead at 77

Susan Backlinie, famously known as the first victim in the 1975 film, “Jaws,” has died, Fox News Digital can confirm.Her husband of 30 years, Harvey Swindall, says her passing was “very unexpected.” She died at their California home on Saturday morning from a heart attack. She was 77.“[She] was the most amazing person I’ve ever met in my life.

Steven Spielberg Told Anthony Ramos to Not Use Southern Accent for ‘Twisters’ Role: ‘I Want Him to Do It in His Dialect’ - variety.com - New York - Oklahoma
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11.05.2024

Steven Spielberg Told Anthony Ramos to Not Use Southern Accent for ‘Twisters’ Role: ‘I Want Him to Do It in His Dialect’

Selena Kuznikov “Twisters” executive producer Steven Spielberg didn’t want Anthony Ramos to use a Southern accent for his role, according to the actor. Ramos, who plays storm chaser Javi in “Twisters,” said in an Entertainment Weekly interview that he originally thought his character should have a Southern accent. “Then I heard Steven [Spielberg] was like, ‘No, I want him to do it in his dialect,'” Ramos recalled.

Selena Gomez Shares Cozy Benny Blanco Couple Pic & Disables Instagram Comments Amid Bieber Baby News! - perezhilton.com - county Levy
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10.05.2024

Selena Gomez Shares Cozy Benny Blanco Couple Pic & Disables Instagram Comments Amid Bieber Baby News!

Selena Gomez wants to let everyone know she’s quite content with her life amid the baby Bieber news, thank you very much. Especially since Benny Blanco is by her side now!

Manuel Garcia-Rulfo in Talks to Star in New ‘Jurassic World’ Film - variety.com - Mexico - county Patrick - county Bailey - city Marshall
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10.05.2024

Manuel Garcia-Rulfo in Talks to Star in New ‘Jurassic World’ Film

Katcy Stephan “The Lincoln Lawyer” star Manuel Garcia-Rulfo is in negotiations to star in the all-new “Jurassic World” film for Universal Pictures.  Garcia-Rulfo joins Scarlett Johansson and Jonathan Bailey in this next installment of the juggernaut franchise, which will be directed by Gareth Edwards (“Rogue One”). Original “Jurassic Park” and “The Lost World: Jurassic Park” screenwriter Kavid Koepp returns to pen the script for the all-new storyline.

New ‘Jurassic World’ Movie At Universal And Amblin Sets Manuel Garcia-Rulfo In Leading Role - deadline.com - county Howard - county Dallas - county Patrick - county Edwards - city Marshall
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10.05.2024

New ‘Jurassic World’ Movie At Universal And Amblin Sets Manuel Garcia-Rulfo In Leading Role

EXCLUSIVE: Following his breakout role in Netfflix’s The Lincoln Lawhyer series, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo is looking to go from the defending clients to evading dinosaurs as he is in negotiations to join Universal and Amblin Entertainment’s new Jurassic World movie. Scarlett Johansson and Jonathan Bailey are also set to star. Gareth Edwards will direct.

‘The Flintstones’ Star John Goodman Had A Message For Producer Steven Spielberg: “Yabba Dabba Don’t!” - deadline.com - city Elizabeth, county Perkins - county Perkins
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10.05.2024

‘The Flintstones’ Star John Goodman Had A Message For Producer Steven Spielberg: “Yabba Dabba Don’t!”

Director Brian Levant reveals in a new interview that John Goodman did not want to reprise his role of Fred Flintstone in a sequel to the 1994 film, The Flintstones.

Chloe East, Jacqueline Novak & Jennifer Grant Join Sony’s ‘A Big Bold Beautiful Journey’ - deadline.com - county Grant
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09.05.2024

Chloe East, Jacqueline Novak & Jennifer Grant Join Sony’s ‘A Big Bold Beautiful Journey’

EXCLUSIVE: Chloe East (The Fabelmans), Jacqueline Novak (Get on Your Knees) and Jennifer Grant (Babylon) have boarded Sony Pictures‘ romance A Big Bold Beautiful Journey from director Kogonada.

Cate Blanchett To Receive San Sebastian’s Donostia Award - deadline.com - Australia - county Todd
deadline.com
09.05.2024

Cate Blanchett To Receive San Sebastian’s Donostia Award

The San Sebastian Film Festival will fete Cate Blanchett with its honorary Donostia Award at its forthcoming 72nd edition.

South By Southwest is heading to London in 2025 - www.nme.com - Britain - county Pacific
nme.com
08.05.2024

South By Southwest is heading to London in 2025

previously expanded into the Asia Pacific region last year, with SXSW Sydney in 2023.As well as continuing to welcome the world’s leading speakers, which have previously included Barack Obama, Dave Grohl, Steven Spielberg, Tilda Swinton and more, the UK edition promises to “bring its own distinctive personality, driven by London’s internationally renowned cultural life and creativity, its status as a global meeting place, and its proximity to other major creative and tech centres in Europe”.In addition to the keynotes and innovations in tech, the event will showcase a range of musical performances from both big names and emerging talent.

UTA Signs Oscar-Nominated Composer Laura Karpman (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - New York - USA
variety.com
07.05.2024

UTA Signs Oscar-Nominated Composer Laura Karpman (EXCLUSIVE)

Jazz Tangcay Artisans Editor Global talent, entertainment, sports and advisory company UTA has signed composer Laura Karpman for representation in all areas. The signing comes on the heels of her Oscar-nominated score for best picture nominee “American Fiction.” In a statement, Karpman who has won five Emmys said, “While I’m at my core a musician and composer, there are so many things that spark me creatively.

A24 And Steven Spielberg Developing Adaptation Of James McBride’s ‘The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store’ - deadline.com - Pennsylvania
deadline.com
07.05.2024

A24 And Steven Spielberg Developing Adaptation Of James McBride’s ‘The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store’

A24 and Steven Spielberg‘s Amblin Entertainment are teaming to develop an adaptation of James McBride’s acclaimed novel The Heaven & Earth Grocery Store. Insiders say it is still in very early development and that Spielberg would only be producing not directing.

How Taylor Swift’s ‘All Too Well’ ended up being in ‘The Fall Guy’ - www.nme.com - Taylor
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04.05.2024

How Taylor Swift’s ‘All Too Well’ ended up being in ‘The Fall Guy’

Ryan Gosling‘s new action comedy The Fall Guy has revealed how Taylor Swift‘s song ‘All Too Well’ appeared in the film.Directed by David Leitch (Bullet Train), the film follows a stuntman (Gosling) who is working on his ex-girlfriend’s (Emily Blunt) directorial debut, only to find himself involved in a conspiracy connected to the film’s leading man.In the film, it is revealed that Gosling’s character Colt Seavers ghosted Blunt’s Jody Moreno 18 months prior after he sustained a devastating injury to his back and pushed everyone around him away.After their difficult first day filming together, Colt ends up crying to ‘All Too Well’ in his car. Jody then sees him and taps on his window, asking: “Have you been crying to Taylor Swift?”“Doesn’t everyone?” he replies.“We were at a test screening, and a major Swiftie raised her hand and said, ‘That was the perfect use of a Taylor cue.

‘Eruption’ From Michael Crichton and James Patterson Set to Ignite Bidding War as Film Rights Go to Auction (EXCLUSIVE) - variety.com - Hollywood
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04.05.2024

‘Eruption’ From Michael Crichton and James Patterson Set to Ignite Bidding War as Film Rights Go to Auction (EXCLUSIVE)

Katcy Stephan Hollywood’s next bidding war is about to erupt. “Eruption,” the much-discussed upcoming volcano disaster novel from the late Michael Crichton and James Patterson, is about to be brought to auction, attracting a large group of suitors keen on landing the sought-after film rights.

Jeff Goldblum says he won’t financially support his kids when they’re older - www.nme.com
nme.com
02.05.2024

Jeff Goldblum says he won’t financially support his kids when they’re older

Jeff Goldblum has revealed that he doesn’t plan on financially supporting his children when they get older.Appearing on a recent episode of the Table For Two With Bruce Bozzi podcast, the Independence star shared details about his family. He and his wife, Emilie Livingston share two sons, aged eight and six.Goldblum, who starred in Steven Spielberg‘s global hit film franchise Jurassic Park, revealed that he would like for his children to be financially independent when they grow up.“Hey, you know, you’ve got to row your own boat,” the actor said.“It’s an important thing to teach kids.

‘Minority Report’ Review: Hi-Tech, Lo-Drama in Flat West End Sci-Fi - variety.com
variety.com
01.05.2024

‘Minority Report’ Review: Hi-Tech, Lo-Drama in Flat West End Sci-Fi

David Benedict When, at a dramatic peak, the lead character is running for her life and she’s teetering on a perilously tiny walkway on the outside of a very tall building, and terrified, certain thoughts shouldn’t be occurring to an audience. Chief among them is, “But she’s only about ten feet from the floor.” Our heroine may be scarily disengaged from everything she thought she knew, but we need to be fully invested. That we rarely are is the overwhelming problem with this strongly designed but tension-free adaptation of “Minority Report.” In this gender-switched stage version not of Steven Spielberg’s movie but Philip K.

‘Jurassic World: Chaos Theory’ Trailer: Jenna Ortega’s Exit Confirmed In Netflix’s ‘Camp Cretaceous’ Follow-Up Series — Update - deadline.com - county Camp
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30.04.2024

‘Jurassic World: Chaos Theory’ Trailer: Jenna Ortega’s Exit Confirmed In Netflix’s ‘Camp Cretaceous’ Follow-Up Series — Update

UPDATED, 8:15 am: Netflix has dropped the official trailer for Jurassic World: Chaos Theory, the animated follow-up sequel series to Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous, and there’s one name that is conspicuously missing. Jenna Ortega, who voiced Brooklynn in Camp Creatceous, is not listed in the voice cast for Chaos Theory, or seen in the trailer, and we’ve confirmed she will not be returning for the new series. Chaos Theory picks up with Brooklynn seemingly killed by a dinosaur attack. According to Ben (Sean Giambrone), she was targeted, and the other members of the Nublar Six are now in danger.

Tribeca Festival 2024 Sets Steven Spielberg & ‘The Sugarland Express’, Martin Scorsese With ‘Mean Streets’, More, In Talks, Retrospectives, Reunions - deadline.com - Washington
deadline.com
30.04.2024

Tribeca Festival 2024 Sets Steven Spielberg & ‘The Sugarland Express’, Martin Scorsese With ‘Mean Streets’, More, In Talks, Retrospectives, Reunions

The Tribeca Festival has unveiled its reunions, retrospectives and talks series for the 23rd edition unspooling in June including a Storyteller Series with Judd Apatow, Andy Cohen, Kieran Culkin, Kerry Washington, Laverne Cox, Jon Batiste, and Michael Stipe.

Martin Freeman responds to Jenna Ortega age gap controversy around ‘Miller’s Girl’ sex scene - www.nme.com - USA
nme.com
30.04.2024

Martin Freeman responds to Jenna Ortega age gap controversy around ‘Miller’s Girl’ sex scene

Miller’s Girl.The film, which was released in the US this January, stars Freeman as the professor of an 18-year-old student, played by Jenna Ortega.The movie has been described as an erotic thriller and explores the complex and intimate relationship between the student and her teacher, as well as involving some sexual scenes. However, the film has received some backlash as the two actors are 31 years apart in age.Now, in a new interview with The Times, The Hobbit star has defended Miller’s Girl, and described it as both “grown-up and nuanced”.

Martin Freeman Reacts to Outrage Over ‘Miller’s Girl’ 31-Year Age Gap With Jenna Ortega: The Film Is ‘Grown Up and Nuanced’ and Not Saying ‘Isn’t This Great?’ - variety.com
variety.com
30.04.2024

Martin Freeman Reacts to Outrage Over ‘Miller’s Girl’ 31-Year Age Gap With Jenna Ortega: The Film Is ‘Grown Up and Nuanced’ and Not Saying ‘Isn’t This Great?’

Zack Sharf Digital News Director Martin Freeman recently spoke to The Times of London about the backlash that erupted over his movie “Miller’s Girl” earlier this year. The erotic thriller opened in theaters in January and caused a stir on social media due to intimate scenes between Freeman and his co-star Jenna Ortega. The movie casts the “Wednesday” favorite as an 18-year-old student who is attracted to her writing teacher (Freeman) and attempts to start an affair with him.

Chicago 2024 Sees Steven Spielberg On Board With Joe Biden For DNC & Reelection Campaign - deadline.com - Chicago - city Windy - city Tinseltown
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26.04.2024

Chicago 2024 Sees Steven Spielberg On Board With Joe Biden For DNC & Reelection Campaign

Steven Spielberg has made no secret of his support for Joe Biden’s reelection, and now the Oscar winner is rolling up his shirt sleeves for the team.

‘Challengers’: Mike Faist Had to Eat Up to 10,000 Calories a Day and Gain 30 Pounds to Transform Into a Tennis Star - variety.com - Los Angeles
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26.04.2024

‘Challengers’: Mike Faist Had to Eat Up to 10,000 Calories a Day and Gain 30 Pounds to Transform Into a Tennis Star

Jazz Tangcay Artisans Editor In order to deliver authenticity to every ace, volley, serve and rally, the stars of Luca Guadagnino‘s tennis drama “Challengers” each trained for up to six hours a day for three months on the court. In the film, two former friends and double partners Patrick Zweig (Josh O’Connor) and Art Donaldson (Mike Faist) face off in a challengers match years after falling out over their pursuit of Tashi Duncan (Zendaya). Brad Gilbert, tennis coach to Andy Murray and Coco Gauff, worked extensively with the actors to make sure they could convincingly become sports stars.

Netflix Joins ‘The Thursday Murder Club’, Chris Columbus & Amblin Entertainment’s Feature Adaptation Of Big-Selling Richard Osman Novel - deadline.com - Britain - city Columbus
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25.04.2024

Netflix Joins ‘The Thursday Murder Club’, Chris Columbus & Amblin Entertainment’s Feature Adaptation Of Big-Selling Richard Osman Novel

EXCLUSIVE: Netflix just boarded a buzzy one. The streamer has joined The Thursday Murder Club, the Chris Columbus-directed feature adaptation of Richard Osman’s bestselling novel.

‘Challengers’ Star Mike Faist Signs With WME And Brillstein - deadline.com - New York - county Story
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25.04.2024

‘Challengers’ Star Mike Faist Signs With WME And Brillstein

With his new highly-anticipated film Challengers bowing this weekend, Mike Faist looks to have found a new agent and manager as he as signed with WME and Brillstein Entertainment Partners for representation. He will continue to work with former agent Samantha Stoller, who transitioned to management in February.

Helen Mirren, Pierce Brosnan & Ben Kingsley Cast In ‘The Thursday Murder Club’, Chris Columbus Set To Direct - deadline.com - Britain - city Columbus
deadline.com
23.04.2024

Helen Mirren, Pierce Brosnan & Ben Kingsley Cast In ‘The Thursday Murder Club’, Chris Columbus Set To Direct

Pierce Brosnan, Helen Mirren and Ben Kingsley are set to star in The Thursday Murder Club, with Chris Columbus attached to write and direct.

Apple Studios Unveils Participants For Its Inaugural Episodic Directors Program - deadline.com - county Marshall
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18.04.2024

Apple Studios Unveils Participants For Its Inaugural Episodic Directors Program

EXCLUSIVE: Apple Studios has announced the three participants selected for its inaugural Directors Program, described as an inclusive, new initiative focused on expanding opportunities for mid-career directors across the U.S.

‘Aang: The Last Airbender’ Delayed to 2026, ‘Transformers One’ Moves Back a Week - variety.com - Las Vegas
variety.com
18.04.2024

‘Aang: The Last Airbender’ Delayed to 2026, ‘Transformers One’ Moves Back a Week

Rebecca Rubin Senior Film and Media Reporter Paramount has delayed “Aang: The Last Airbender” to 2026 and moved “Transformers One” back by one week. The animated “Avatar: The Last Airbender” spinoff was previously set for Oct. 10, 2025 and will now open on Jan.

‘Transformers One’ Trailer: Chris Hemsworth Is Optimus Prime in Animated Prequel With Scarlett Johansson, Brian Tyree Henry - variety.com
variety.com
18.04.2024

‘Transformers One’ Trailer: Chris Hemsworth Is Optimus Prime in Animated Prequel With Scarlett Johansson, Brian Tyree Henry

Selena Kuznikov Autobots, assemble: Paramount has released a trailer for “Transformers One,” the animated prequel film led by the voices of Chris Hemsworth, Brian Tyree Henry and Scarlett Johansson. Hemsworth voices young Optimus Prime, when he was just known as Orion Pax. Henry is D-16, before he became Optimus’ rival Megatron.

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