Has the internet, 24 hour news, and reality TV killed the movie star?

I firmly believe that extreme media coverage has led to a mutation in actor's aura : nowadays they HAVE to be exposed to be "famous". Some of them are only recognized for having an affair with another celebrity. Celebrity is now

Why did George Lazenby make only one James Bond movie?

George was offered a multiple Bond picture deal! At just 29 years old he was the youngest actor to date to play the role! He also had no true acting history and by his own admission was

Why are most of the advertisements in 2018 are done by Amitabh Bachchan, Ranveer Singh, and Alia Bhatt? Is Mr. Bachchan encashing his popularity in old age by advertising oil to Innerwear, etc.?

Ash, Bachan, SRK, Kojal are all top endorsees, they make money thru their popularity. it always changes whoever is in leading lime loght gets to endorse the most, bcas ppl buy bcas their favorite person telling it.Above every one I would say Ash is such big star that even a small jeweller from

Why did George Lazenby make only one James Bond movie?

George was offered a multiple Bond picture deal! At just 29 years old he was the youngest actor to date to play the role! He also had no true acting history and by his own admission was

Who starred in the movie Paul?

Simon Pegg as Graeme WillyNick Frost as Clive GollingsSeth Rogen as Paul (voice and motion capture)Jason Bateman as Special Agent Lorenzo ZoilKristen Wiig as Ruth BuggsBill Hader as Agent HaggardBlythe Danner as Tara Walton

What is your favorite thing about Chris Hemsworth?

Chris may have won the genetic lottery, but what endears him to me the most is how he always talks about women with admiration and respect.James Corden asked him about his experience being surrounded by beautiful women in The Huntsman. Without missing a beat, Chris pointed out that Charlize Theron, etc are also

Who is the greatest movie character of all time?

I would say Joker ( Heath Ledger) from the movie The Dark Knight. Is the greatest ever movie character. The way that character was portrayed and the way Oscar winning late actor Heath Ledger acted is just priceless and incomparable. Its said that Heath Ledger isolated himself to okay this role. And by

What are the comparable pros and cons of being a movie star and music star?

I think even an outside observer can pretty be spot on with an analysis:Cons (especially with high fame):1. The ever present need to remain valid. Fame is a random and fleeting thing. You can have it one year and the next, you're not getting offers.2. The loss

If you could go back and re-cast a movie in the past, which one would you choose and who would be in the main cast?

I can only wish that back in 1990, when Francis Ford Coppola was trying to recast the role of Mary Corleone in Godfather III after Winona Ryder dropped out, someone on the production staff had recently returned from Australia and had seen Cate Blanchett in a play, talked to her afterward and discovered she

What is your favorite thing about Chris Hemsworth?

Chris may have won the genetic lottery, but what endears him to me the most is how he always talks about women with admiration and respect.James Corden asked him about his experience being surrounded by beautiful women in The Huntsman. Without missing a beat, Chris pointed out that Charlize Theron, etc are also

Do actors watch movies (featuring themselves) as entertainment?

Yes!Times of India recently had an interview of Shahrukh khan and in this interview he mentioned that he hasn't seen Swades till now. And he is planning to see it soon.

Did the film A Star Is Born, with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, make you cry?

One minute and 46 seconds. As all true cinephiles know, that's how long you have to wait in the Star Is Born trailer to get to the part when Lady Gaga takes a deep breath, steps up to the mic, and unleashes an almighty wail:

Which qualifications do I need in order to become an actress?

This is going to sound like I'm being really, really facetious here, but I promise you I'm not. I've advocated time and time again on this site that anyone who wants to be a professional actor should train, either at a conservatory or drama school.But the truth is, the only qualification you need to be

Did his role as the Joker drive Heath Ledger to his death? Was the role too challenging and harmful for the actor's psyche or sanity?

One of the greatest reasons for the success of "The Dark Knight" was undoubtedly the unparalleled portrayal of JOKER by HEATH LEDGER.It is believed by many people that the sudden death of this actor was because of his obsession with the character JOKER . There's a theory that

If you could go back and switch the lead actor in a movie to make it better, which movie would you choose?

Gangs of New York: Instead of Cameron Diaz, Charlize Theron would've been better.Dracula: Instead of Keanu Reeves, Robert Downey Jr. would've been better.Snow White and The Huntsmen: Instead of Charlize Theron and Kristen Stewart, Cate Blanchett and Mila Kunis would've been better.Robin

If you could go back and re-cast a movie in the past, which one would you choose and who would be in the main cast?

I can only wish that back in 1990, when Francis Ford Coppola was trying to recast the role of Mary Corleone in Godfather III after Winona Ryder dropped out, someone on the production staff had recently returned from Australia and had seen Cate Blanchett in a play, talked to her afterward and discovered she

Do actresses still look beautiful without makeup? Or is it all a sham?

They still look beautiful.In fact, their attractiveness seems more alien and unusual in real life. They look a bit like people look when you take MDMA.Actors and models tend to have good basic bone structure and carry themselves well - that is, they have graceful control over

Who starred in the movie Paul?

Simon Pegg as Graeme WillyNick Frost as Clive GollingsSeth Rogen as Paul (voice and motion capture)Jason Bateman as Special Agent Lorenzo ZoilKristen Wiig as Ruth BuggsBill Hader as Agent HaggardBlythe Danner as Tara Walton

What are the comparable pros and cons of being a movie star and music star?

I think even an outside observer can pretty be spot on with an analysis:Cons (especially with high fame):1. The ever present need to remain valid. Fame is a random and fleeting thing. You can have it one year and the next, you're not getting offers.2. The loss

Why are most of the advertisements in 2018 are done by Amitabh Bachchan, Ranveer Singh, and Alia Bhatt? Is Mr. Bachchan encashing his popularity in old age by advertising oil to Innerwear, etc.?

Ash, Bachan, SRK, Kojal are all top endorsees, they make money thru their popularity. it always changes whoever is in leading lime loght gets to endorse the most, bcas ppl buy bcas their favorite person telling it.Above every one I would say Ash is such big star that even a small jeweller from

Who starred in the movie The Party?

Kristin Scott Thomas as JanetTimothy Spall as BillPatricia Clarkson as AprilBruno Ganz as GottfriedEmily Mortimer as JinnyCherry Jones as MarthaCillian Murphy as TomSource:The Party (2017 film) - Wikipedia

Did the film A Star Is Born, with Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, make you cry?

One minute and 46 seconds. As all true cinephiles know, that's how long you have to wait in the Star Is Born trailer to get to the part when Lady Gaga takes a deep breath, steps up to the mic, and unleashes an almighty wail:

What is your favorite thing about Chris Hemsworth?

Chris may have won the genetic lottery, but what endears him to me the most is how he always talks about women with admiration and respect.James Corden asked him about his experience being surrounded by beautiful women in The Huntsman. Without missing a beat, Chris pointed out that Charlize Theron, etc are also

How to find 5 star movies on netflix

Netflix ratings are not objective like IMDB or Rotten Tomatoes but an internally developed algorithm predicts how you would like the movie based on your past ratings. But they work reasonbly well. I prefer IMDb and/or RT because they are an aggregate

Who are the top 10 iconic movie couples of all time?

Call me "materialistic" :P , but I never found a more engaging chemistry than the one that exists between C3PO and R2D2 from Star Wars.

If you could cast any actor in your life movie, who would you choose to play the protagonist and why?

Well I am clinically super depressed but I make people around me laugh real hard. I am also good in networking with them hence was selected as the class representative in my college. At my workplace I am performing real fine and got

Do actors watch movies (featuring themselves) as entertainment?

Yes!Times of India recently had an interview of Shahrukh khan and in this interview he mentioned that he hasn't seen Swades till now. And he is planning to see it soon.

Do non-smoking actors have to smoke in a movie scene, if the director requested the actor/actors to smoke?

Yes, most of the time. I'm sure there's leeway for change if the script/story can do without but sometimes smoking is required for the film.Of course, you don't have to inhale the cigarette, though it won't look as authentic. Also, herbal cigarettes may be used as an alternative.Sometimes actors do smoke real cigarettes though. As an

According to MBTI, which personality can make the best actors? Can INFPs be actors or film directors?

As a person who uses MBPI as a tool for actors, I have found that actors are usually INFP or INFJ, with many ENFP or ENFJ

Where can I find actors for short film?

In my understanding, The answer depends on where you live and where you plan to shoot. In India, you can trust this source of finding shortfilm actor and actress Independent and short film makers / directors profiles and it will help you

What is the most underrated role a famous actor played in a movie?

Anthony Hopkins in 'The Remains of the Day'. That is how real English butlers behave, and not like John Gielgud's comedy performance in 'Arthur'. Anthony Hopkins had an excellent performance in 'The Remains of the Day', but he lost the Oscar to Tom Hanks in 'Philadelphia'.One reason Hopkins lost is because the butler he played was exceedingly repressed and

Who was the biggest movie star in the 50's?

Undoubtedly Marlon Brando !!! aka. The Greatest and my most favourite movie Actor / star of all time. OK Al Pacino , Tom Hanks (despite of having a great ratio of critical and commercial success in Hollywood) , Robert DeNiro , Dustin Hoffman , Tom Cruise ,

Who is the best smoker amongst all Bollywood actresses?

Kangana Ranaut:-A multi talented actress and a diva of Bollywood Kangana Ranaut is also habitual of smoking. Often we have seen her in playing roles of women who smokes and same in with her real life. Not just smoking. There are rumors that she is addicted to alcohol and also cigarettes.

How much do actors/actresses make per year?

The amount that actors are paid varies wildly, so this is a difficult question to answer. We can look at a few stats to get an idea of the average. SAG-AFTRA, the largest actors union, has roughly 100,000 dues paying members. A 2007 study revealed that more than half

If 'Friends' were to have an Indian cast, who would play what role?

I believe it is impossible to imagine anyone replacing them but still for the sake of imagination.1. Rachel  - Sonam Kapoor(fashionably dumb, who else)2. Phoebe  - Kangana (weird yet lovable, she has done justice to the character of Tanu and Datto)

If Mahabharat is to be made by Bollywood, which actor will play which role?

DISCLAIMER: A lot of THOUGHT and ANALYSIS went into writing this answer and at the end it is my personal opinions and may differ from person to person.I have given emphasis on voice, looks(especially eyes), personality, history and conduct of the person.STARDOM AND CURRENT AGE IS NOT TAKEN INTO CONSIDERATION AT ALL.

Why are people calling actresses 'actors' now?

Calling actors of either gender actors is nothing new. This began during the early days of cinema and acting. The world actress, according to some historian's, had it's usage begun during the late 16th or early 17th century when women began appearing in plays for

What is an Actress?

An actress is a girl or woman who has a job or duty of being someone else. We all know all the big actresses out there like Jennifer Lawrence, who are known because of their acting skills. Actresses don't necessarily need to be the main role in

Which actor can play biopic role of your idol and why?

There are so many people I admire.Here's the list of my idols.VLADIMIR PUTIN (because of the Patriotism he has for Russia,whatever his methods are.I like leaders who do extreme)JULIAN ASSANGE (He's a real life superhero and a vigilante.He is fighting the world

Who is the best newcomer Bollywood actress?

Alia Bhatt still, may or may not know who the president of India is. But she knows what she has to: Acting.From the time of her 2012 debut in Karan Johar's Student Of The Year, where she played an effervescent young college girl caught in a love tangle,

How to become an action movie star

First of all, make sure your acting is very good by attending acting classes and act in as many films as you can. It's not easy to be picked for a role in a feature film, even if your acting is excellent. Because there aren't many features

If you are an actor/actress & offered a lead role, (Hollywood movie or not), who's the actor/actress you want to be your partner in the movie & why?

If I were an actress, and was offered a lead role in a movie, I want either of the following actors to become my leading man in the movie's story: Mike Shinoda (of Linkin Park), Chris Evans, Chris Pine, James Franco, Vin Diesel, or Justin Long. My only reasons: they are so talented and handsome! ;-p

Why do most movies have the actors or characters say the title of the movie at least once in the actual movie?

I think the producers don't trust in the intelligence of their audiences. They're afraid that we won't understand the meaning or significance of the title, so they have to spoon-feed it to us. Gary Oldman's line about Batman not being