If you've seen Iron Man 3, you can't help but be wondering more about the young boy who plays oppostie Robert Downey Jr. (and spoiler alert! pretty much saves Iron Man) in this third installment of the franchise. PPLA has got your answers, as we were lucky enough to chat with young Hollywood's rising star Ty Simpkins.
Well, I’m definitely not in Kansas anymore, or L.A. either. No, where I found myself the weekend of April 26-28, 2013 was the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo aka C2E2. Although the opportunity to spend some quality nerdy time with some friends is what originally drew me to the 3-day long convention, what truly excited me was the variety of things going on at the same time.
Syfy Channel’s long running cult television series Warehouse 13 is about to kick-off the second half of its epic fourth season this Monday with one of the best premieres to hit the air in a long time. Press Pass LA sat down with the show’s lead actors Eddie McClintock (Pete Lattimer), Joanne Kelly (Myka Bering) and executive producer Jack Kenny to discuss the evolution of the show and what lies in store for our intrepid artifact hunters!
ROCK LEGENDS HONORED AT ASCAP AWARDS
This Wednesday the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) hosted its 30th annual awards show at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. The event, which attracts some of the biggest names in the music industry, paid tribute to classic rock pioneers Steven Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith.
The world of film will never be the same. This Thursday afternoon it was announced that famed film critic Roger Ebert succumbed to cancer at the age of 70. For many, Ebert has always been the definitive film critic. Born and raised in Illinois, Ebert will be remembered most for his long-running television show “At The Movies” with his co-host and fellow journalist, Gene Siskel.
Let’s make this clear right from the start, a good portion of the people that see Shane Carruth’s sophomore film Upstream Color will not like it, but then not all film is for everyone. Trying to understand the film is like unlocking a Rubik’s Cube but, honestly, that’s half the fun.
Even good men are tempted by darkness. No one knows that better than deputy sheriff Branch Connally, one of the major antagonists on A&E’s original series Longmire. Since audiences first met the young deputy with dreams of becoming sheriff it was clear that he would do anything to achieve that dream. Connally is played expertly by actor Bailey Chase.
PRODUCERS GET THEIR DUE AT THE 24TH ANNUAL PRODUCERS GUILD AWARDS
It takes a lot to get a feature on to the big screen and those behind the camera deserve just as much credit as those in front of it. Often forgotten, producers are responsible for making sure a story comes full circle, from the creator’s head and into celluloid. That is why this weekend the Producers Guild of America celebrated its 24th annual awards ceremony at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles.
CRITIQUING THE CRITICS: CRITICS' CHOICE NOMINATIONS
The nominees for the 18th Annual Critics’ Choice Movie Awards were announced. While many of their choices weren’t surprising, it remains a mixed bag this year. Leading the pack was Spielberg’s historical opus Lincoln with a record-setting 13 nominations.
INTO THE SUPERNATURAL WITH LAUREN COHAN
Having appeared on shows like the Vampire Diaries, Supernatural, and Chuck, geeks all over the world have been keeping an eye on actress Lauren Cohan. After appearing in season two of the cultural phenomenon that is The Walking Dead, the rest of the world has started to take notice.