biopic


“Richard Jewell” Shows Nightmare of “Guilty Until Proven Innocent”

The Irony of the AJC and "Richard Jewell" Film Controversy [OPINION]

Biopics/biographical dramas are works of fiction and Clint Eastwood’s Richard Jewell is no exception The controversy surrounding the film involves Kathy Scruggs, the late reporter for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution who covered Jewell during the 1996 Atlanta Olympic bombing.[caption id="attachment_1096504" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Warner Bros[/caption]The film depicted Scruggs (Olivia Wilde) as a person willing to do anything[...]

Sophie Turner Interested in Playing Boy George in MGM Biopic

Fresh from the final season of Game of Thrones and what many could argue as equally as lackluster final Fox X-Men film in Dark Phoneix, Sophie Turner could land a signature role playing one of Britain’s most revered 80s musicians in Culture Club frontman, Boy George.Like Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody and[...]

First Trailer for Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland in 'Judy' Is Here

First Trailer for Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland in 'Judy' Is Here

We still can't get over how amazing Renee Zellweger looks as Judy Garland in the upcoming biopic about the actress Following the final year of Garland's life, Judy looks to be another lushly produced film about a larger than life personality.[caption id="attachment_1030562" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Renee Zellweger as Judy GarlandPhoto courtesy of Roadside Attractions[/caption]“It was such[...]

Three Musicians We Think Should Have Their Own Biopic

The box office success of Bohemian Rhapsody could pave way for other musician biopics to strike while the coals are hot.Here are three artists Hollywood should consider for their next biopic film-Janis Joplin As of the current writing, there is a Janis Joplin biopic in development set to star Michelle Williams, who’s no stranger to playing[...]

Woody Harrelson as LBJ

LBJ Review: A Compelling Film About An Uncompelling President

However, LBJ, the new biopic starring Woody Harrelson, is an intriguing perspective into the years leading up to JFK's assassination.The film is told mostly as a frame story, slowly moving through the events in Dallas on the morning of November 22nd, 1963 President Kennedy, the First Lady, LBJ, and the rest of the presidential party[...]

Hugh Hefner Meeting With The Queen's Peter Morgan About A Biopic

Morgan is currently at work on a biopic of Freddie Mercury, to star Sacha Baron Cohen and most likely be directed by Stephen Frears.And then, for his next trick, he may be turning his attention to a film about Hugh Hefner.Hefner is certainly an interesting subject, but I would imagine a good biopic would need[...]

Mickey Rourke To Play "A Man Who Plays Rugby Who Is Gay"

Appearing on Alan Carr's Chatty Man this evening (the show will still be on as I publish this story, in fact), Mickey Rourke discussed his plans for a picture in which he'll play Gareth Thomas, a Welsh rugby player who has made headlines for being open about his homosexuality. Here's how the relevant exchange between […]