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James Bond Reportedly Gets Brand New Star

Posted 09.17.2011 | Entertainment

According to a new report, the next James Bond film has just gotten a new jolt of homespun energy. Welsh star Rhys Ifans has joined the upcoming Sa...

Power and Downfall -- Between Shakespeare and Arab Tyrants

Shai Baitel | Posted 09.12.2011 | World
Shai Baitel

Can Shakespeare's Richard III, in Sam Mendes's thoughtful interpretation and irresistibly brought to life by Spacey, compare to the ilk of the rulers of Iran, to Bashar al-Assad, to Hassan Nasrallah, to Muammar Gaddafi?

Javier Bardem, Ralph Fiennes, Naomi Harris Join James Bond Cast

Posted 09.10.2011 | Home

The lineup for the next James Bond film has finally been confirmed. Naomi Harris will take over from Samantha Bond in the always-the-bridesmaid ro...

Courteney and David: Another Nail in the Coffin of Marital Monogamy

Jessica Massa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jessica Massa

Let me be clear: Courteney Cox and David Arquette owe me - and my generation - absolutely nothing. They are simply two grown adults, living their live...

Louis Dowler: Kate Winslet's New Model Boyfriend? | Eunice Oh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Four months after her split with director Sam Mendes, the actress, 34, has been quietly dating British model Louis Dowler, whom she met through mutual...

Next Apple iPhone To Star In Ads Directed By Sam Mendes

Engadget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Apparently American Beauty director Sam Mendes is in the process of putting together a series of commercials for Apple's next iPhone, which according ...

Kate Winslet & Sam Mendes Come Together With The Kids | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

They called their recent split amicable, and it certainly seems that way. Kate Winslet and her estranged husband Sam Mendes looked casual and relax...

Michael Shannon Channels Kim Fowley in Runaways

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Los Angeles punk music scene is at the center of The Runaways, which opened in limited release on March 19 and goes wider in a couple of weeks.

Did Rebecca Hall Come Between Sam Mendes And Kate Winslet?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

UPDATE: Mendes denies ever cheating on Winslet. "Utter nonsense," his rep said of rumors of a fling between Mendes and Hall. "Untrue and ridiculous." ...

I Have to Stop Taking Celebrity Breakups Personally

Lilit Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Lilit Marcus

First Susan and Tim and now Sam and Kate? The last few months have featured some breakups of celebrity couples I thought were rock-solid.

Kate Winslet & Sam Mendes: What Went Wrong? | Simon Perry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The distance underscored what the pair said Monday through their lawyers--"that they separated earlier this year." The Oscar-winning actress was with ...

Kate Winslet Break Up: SPLITS From Sam Mendes

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — British movie star Kate Winslet has separated from her film director husband Sam Mendes after nearly seven years of marriage, their law...

Seen and Heard in New York: Sam Mendes, Juliet Rylance, James Taylor, Liev Schreiber

Jane Levere | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jane Levere

"I would say American audiences are often more vocal than English audiences," says Juliet Rylance, who plays Miranda in the Bridge Project'sThe Tempest at BAM.

Brave New World: The Tempest at BAM

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The distressed walls at BAM's Harvey Theater form a perfect backdrop for the deconstructed world of this excellent production of "The Tempest," perfor...

Shakespearean Shenanigans at BAM

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

As You Like It is a natural crowd-pleaser and the production at BAM rises to the traditional Shakespearean hilarity: red-nosed clowning, ribaldry, gir...

Jude Law's 'Hamlet' Gets RAVE Reviews (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Jude Law's 'Hamlet' opened on Broadway Tuesday night, and the new father is killing it in the title role. Will Jude become the second Hamlet (after Ra...

Declaring Your Artistic Self

Tamsin Rothschild | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tamsin Rothschild

I believe we are all artists. I cringe and want to shake people when I hear them lament: "I am not creative", "I do not have a creative bone in my body." This is so desperately untrue.

Leo and Kate: They Didn't Go Down With The Ship

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

Here's hoping Leo and Kate do many more films together. But for now, let's celebrate their careers to-date with a sampling of their more interesting, lesser-known work, both pre-and post-Titanic.

Celebrities At Wimbledon: Jude Law, Kate Winslet, Ewan McGregor & More (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Celebrities are turning out in droves to watch their favorite players at the All England club during Wimbledon. Justin Timberlake, Jude Law, Ewan M...

For Independence Day, Ten Movies That Scream America

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

As we head into Independence Day weekend, for those who'd like to move beyond the evergreen "Yankee Doodle Dandy", I want to suggest some classic titles that evoke our country's unique character.

Lovin' Her: Oscar, Thy Name Be Maya Rudolph

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Let the Academy be officially forewarned: if Maya Rudolph doesn't get an Oscar nomination, then I'm not watching the show.

Go Maya Rudolph: Away We Go Star Opens Up About Sam Mendes, Movies and Motherhood

Greg Archer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Archer

I recently interviewed Rudolph about the film, being a mother to her three-and-a-half-year-old daughter, why undergarments are, and aren't, important, and so much more.

John Krasinski On Eating Kate Winslet's Cooking And His New Dog

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Sam Mendes is not usually associated with comedy. When you're that good, as I think Sam is, you can do anything. I think he proves that with this m...

An Interview with Maya Rudolph

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

When in LA for the Away We Go junket, I was able to interview Maya Rudolph about the film, SNL and a couple of other things

HuffPost Review: Away We Go

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

This low-key, sometimes melancholy comedy is a road movie with a twist. While this couple does have a series of misadventures, there's never a moment when they lose each other.