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Enjoy the View, Ignore the Story: Hour of the Wolf Movie Review of How to Train Your Dragon 2

Dan Persons | Posted 08.19.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Did this new adventure -- in which the young, Viking dragon-rider Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) faces down a powerful warlord (Djimon Hounsou) and has a family reunion with his long-lost mother (Cate Blanchett) -- pay back my investment?

Djimon Hounsou's Advice for Playing a Villain

Nell Minow | Posted 08.16.2014 | Entertainment
Nell Minow

Djimon Hounsou plays bad guy Drago Bludvist, "a madman without conscience or mercy" in How to Train Your Dragon 2. We sat down in Washington D.C.'s new Capella Hotel to talk about creating a character with a voice, what acting classes get wrong, the most important message in the film for children, and what advice he would give an actor cast as a villain.

Does 'How To Train Your Dragon 2' Hold Up To The Original?

AP | JOCELYN NOVECK | Posted 06.11.2014 | Entertainment

You thought it was tricky to train a dragon? It's even trickier to take a much-admired animated film and make a sequel that feels satisfying and wort...

Popular Children's Fantasy Series Heads To The Big Screen

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.11.2013 | Entertainment

Popular dark fantasy books "The Wardstone Chronicles" are heading to the big screen, and the trailer for the first entry in the popular series -- "The...

Surprise, Surprise: Kimora Lee Simmons And Djimon Hounsou Were Never Married

Hello Beautiful | Posted 01.26.2013 | Black Voices

Kimora Lee decided that Thanksgiving eve would be the perfect time to grab everyone's attention. She broadcasted a heartfelt confession via twitter....

Kimora Lee Simmons Bikini Holiday

justjared.buzznet.com | Posted 02.25.2012 | Celebrity

Kimora Lee Simmons shows off her bikini bod while celebrating Christmas with her husband, actor Djimon Hounsou....

PHOTO: Kimora Covers Harper's Bazaar Malaysia

Huffington Post | Julee Wilson | Posted 11.30.2011 | Black Voices

The queen of "Fabulousity," Kimora Lee Simmons looks ... well, fabulous on the cover of the December issue of Harper's Bazaar Malaysia. Since step...

Kimora Lee Talks Djimon Hounsou's Relationship With Ex Russell Simmons

The Urban Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Mom, wife, entrepreneur and model, Kimora Lee is the epitome of a strong woman. Her reputation precedes her; some may know her as a diva, but others h...

HuffPost Review: The Tempest

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Julie Taymor is a visual artist who uses film and theater as her medium. But no matter how you parse his work, William Shakespeare is about the words....

Julie Taymor's Gender-Wise Tempest

Regina Weinreich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The centerpiece of the New York Film Festival, "The Tempest," is state of the art Julie Taymor, that is, a study in the spectacular. The ashen spirit ...

It Is Time to Change Our Ways

Djimon Hounsou | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Djimon Hounsou

America and other developed nations around the world have dropped the ball on caring for our planet. My message to developing nations is to learn from our mistakes. It's not too late.

Celebs At The US Open: Jake Gyllenhaal, Gwen Stefani, Olsens & More (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

A bevy of celebs came to the US Open Monday night to see Juan Martin Del Potro beat defending champion Roger Federer. Bruce Willis brought his wife, m...

KENZO LEE HOUNSOU: Kimora Lee Simmons announces baby's name on Twitter

nydailynews.com | By Lacie Hales | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Kimora Lee Simmons didn't keep her thousands of followers waiting for long. The former supermodel-turned-CEO tweeted about the arrival of her son wit...

KENZO LEE HOUNSOU: Kimora And Djimon Name New Son

theinsider.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Kimora Lee Simmons and her beau Djimon Hounsou have named their baby boy Kenzo Lee Hounsou. The BabyPhat empress made the name announcement via her t...

Kimora Lee Simmons Tweets The Birth Of Her Baby With Djimon Hounsou

AP | LAURI NEFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — It's a boy for former fashion model Kimora Lee Simmons and actor Djimon (JAI'-mon) Hounsou (Hahn-SOO'). Simmons announced the birth ...

Academy to Slumdog Millionaire: Love Your Film, Hate Your Actors

Jason Notte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jason Notte

In keeping with the Academy's tradition of recognizing Indian contributions to the film industry, we pay tribute to Slumdog Millionaire by excluding it from our acting categories.