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Jennifer Lawrence’s Next Movie to Be Directed by Lila Neugebauer

Jennifer Lawrence’s next movie to be directed by Lila Neugebauer Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence’s (Silver Linings Playbook, American Hustle, Joy) next starring role will be directed by Lila Neugebauer (The Waverly Gallery) in her feature film directorial debut, Variety has confirmed. Plot details remain under wraps. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Jennifer Lawrence, Movies, Broadway, New Orleans, Scott Rudin, Phoenix, Lawrence, Elaine, Kenneth Lonergan, Lonergan, ComingSoon, Movie News, Eli Bush, Neugebauer, Polsky, Lucas Hedges

Troye Sivan: 'I have to get comfortable with being effeminate'

The former YouTuber turned musician and actor talks about sudden stardom, queer pride and life as a showmanTroye Sivan models circus styleTroye Sivan is posing in full view of the street, delighting the small groups of teenagers who stop outside the photo studio to gawp. Some of them know who he is. The rest can tell he must be Someone. The South African-born Australian, 23, is as luminous as a cherub and has no qualms about giving it his best Rodin: foot perched on a starry plinth, trousers gap...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Taylor Swift, Youtube, US, Life and style, Culture, Nicole Kidman, Ariana Grande, Men's Fashion, Rodin, Troye Sivan, Robyn, Bloom, Sivan, Lucas Hedges

March 5 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

March 5 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to’s March 5 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! As you can see, we’ve added a video player at the top highlighting this week’s releases, and you can find more detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone...
Tags: England, TV, Movies, Horror, Digital, Julia Roberts, Uma Thurman, Brazil, TV News, Bill Murray, Robert De Niro, Sylvester Stallone, Dvd, Liz, Michael B Jordan, Ben

POLL RESULTS: Who Should Be the Next Batman Actor?

POLL RESULTS: Who Should Be the Next Batman Actor? With Warner Bros. and writer/director Matt Reeves currently gearing up for the solo superhero movie The Batman, chose six of the top fan favs rumored to be on the studio’s shortlist and set up a poll for our readers to choose which actor they think would be the next great Batman actor. Now the results are in, and you can see which actors readers favored the most and the least below! PB = PB || {}; ...
Tags: Movies, Ben Affleck, Cary Grant, World, Robert Pattinson, Manchester, Batman, Warner Bros, Jack O'connell, Armie Hammer, Social Network, Polls, Reeves, Ben, Hedges, Isaac

Your 2019 Pop Culture Valentine's Day Cards Are Here

It's nearly Valentine's Day, which means it's time for Refinery29's annual pop culture love notes. These are so much more than your average Valentine's Day cards. These are inspired by the best movies, songs, and TV shows of the year — and unlike most of the cheesy cards lining the shelves of your local Hallmark, you won't find cards like these anywhere else.Print out one of these 16 cards and share them with anyone worthy enough to get a Valentine with a "Shallow" pun on it, or an illustration...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Illustration, Ariana Grande, Bravo, Chrissy Teigen, Armie Hammer, Troye Sivan, Richard Madden, Rami Malek, Sandra, Jeff Goldblum, Bloom, Connie Britton, Stephan James, Haley Lu Richardson

‘Honey Boy’ Review: Shia LaBeouf is Astounding in This Deeply Personal, Autobiographical Drama [Sundance]

In recent years, Shia LaBeouf has become well-known for wild publicity stunts, tabloid-worthy behavior, perplexing performance art, and more. But with his autobiographical film Honey Boy that he scripted himself, the actor not only illustrates the struggles he dealt with as a child star thanks to his abusive, alcohol and drug addicted father, but also proves that he’s still an incredible actor. Honey Boy jumps back and forth in time. In 2005, we have Lucas Hedges (Ben Is Back, Manchester by t...
Tags: Florida, Movies, Drama, Movie Reviews, Manchester, Shia-LaBeouf, Disney Channel, James, Tonya, Sundance, Stevens, Hedges, Otis, James Otis, Natasha Braier, Alma Har'el

Chris Pine in 'I am the Night,' Lucas Hedges in 'Boy Erased' top the week in entertainment

What's on tap for the week ahead? Chris Pine in 'I Am the NIght,' Lucas Hedges in 'Boy Erased' and Kiss on tour.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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VOTD: Watch Cher’s Speech in ‘Clueless’ Performed by Adam Driver, Andrew Garfield & More

Clueless is one of those generation-defining comedies that has stood the test of time. It’s one of the best representations of the ’90s, albeit with a focus on a very niche demographic of upscale Los Angelenos living a mostly superficial, carefree life. Much of the film’s greatness comes from Alicia Silverstone‘s pitch perfect performance as the teenage Cher, a bubbly, confident and charming spoiled girl who manages to somehow be both down to Earth and up in the clouds at the same time. But wha...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, America, Earth, Cher, Andrew Garfield, Lol, Adam Driver, Garfield, Clueless, Alicia Silverstone, W Magazine, Video Of The Day, Alden-Ehrenreich, Lucas Hedges, Amy Heckerling

Music Scores Big Wins At Golden Globes 2019

Music related films scored big wins at last night's 76th Golden Globe Awards. “Bohemian Rhapsody” was the surprise winner for Best Drama and "Green Book" the winner of Best Film Comedy/Musical.  Rami Malek best actor for “Bohemian Rhapsody" and Glenn Close won best actress for “The Wife. ”Lady Gaga won for co-writing the "Star Is Born" title track "Shallow." BEST ACTOR IN A TV SERIES – MUSICAL/COMEDY Sacha Baron Cohen, “Who Is America?” Jim Carrey, “Kidding” Michael Douglas, ...
Tags: Amazon, Music, Hbo, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nbc, Mahershala Ali, America, Julia Roberts, Netflix, Nicole Kidman, Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuarón, Showtime, Emma Stone, Jim Carrey, Lady Gaga

From Lady Gaga Jokes To Christian Bale Thanking Satan, These Are The Best Moments Of The Golden Globes

It's the 2019 Golden Globes — we're eating, we're drinking, we're celebrating the most exciting movies and television shows released in the last year. While the evening isn't all fun and games (many of your favorites will be going home trophy-less), it is one of the most relaxing and diverse evenings in Hollywood, thanks to the eclectic mix of talent nominated for an industry accolade. It also helps that our hosts, Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg, have a special type of chemistry usually reserved fo...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, Taylor Swift, Mahershala Ali, Time, Julia Roberts, Tom Hanks, Carol Burnett, Bradley Cooper, Emma Stone, Christian Bale, Lady Gaga, Olivia Colman, Bale, Lg

The 2019 Golden Globes Winners List

The 2019 Golden Globe Winners list revealed! The 76th annual Golden Globe Awards will kick-off soon on NBC with co-hosts Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg, and we’ll be keeping track of all the winners. Check back here as we’ll be updating the list below as they’re announced! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { v...
Tags: Hbo, TV, Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, Nbc, America, Julia Roberts, Netflix, Nicole Kidman, Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuarón, Showtime, TV News, Emma Stone, Jim Carrey, Olivia Colman

Review: Ben is Back

— by BEV QUESTAD — The film begins on a cold, quiet New England road with bare tree branches and old grave markers. Soon we see a stone church, St. John’s Episcopal (est. 1894), in lightly falling snow. Backdropped by a gorgeous stained-glass window of St. John the Beloved seemingly blessing her, we see Holly […]
Tags: Reviews, Movies, Julia Roberts, John, New England, Ben, Holly, Courtney B. Vance, Peter Hedges, Lucas Hedges, Kathryn Newton, Ben Is Back

Fresh Air Weekend: Emily Blunt; Lucas Hedges

Blunt discusses playing the iconic nanny in Mary Poppins Returns. Ken Tucker recommends two new Christmas albums. Hedges stars as a teenager in rehab for opioid addiction in Ben is Back.(Image credit: Courtesy of Disney)
Tags: News, Emily Blunt, Ben, Hedges, Mary Poppins, Ken Tucker, Lucas Hedges

Julia Roberts Has An Unexpected Christmas Guest In 'Ben Is Back'

In a new movie, the actress plays a mother whose son is struggling with drug addiction. Lucas Hedges plays the titular Ben, and Peter Hedges — his father — directs the film.(Image credit: Mark Schafer/Courtesy of LD Entertainment/Roadside Attractions)
Tags: News, Julia Roberts, Ben, Mark Schafer, Peter Hedges, Lucas Hedges

‘Ben is Back’ Director Peter Hedges on Working With His Son and Casting Julia Roberts [Interview]

Peter Hedges’ career as a screenwriter began by writing his first novel, What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, which he then adapted into a screenplay for the 1993 film. In the years that followed, Hedges wrote more books, plays and the occasional screenplay, including the Oscar-nominated adaptation of Nick Hornby’s About A Boy. In 2003, he took his first crack at being a writer/director with Pieces of April, followed four years later with Dan In Real Life. and The Odd Life of Timothy Green in 2012. ...
Tags: New York, Movies, Drama, Interviews, Los Angeles, Features, Julia Roberts, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Nick Hornby, Malibu, Lucas, Peter, Ben, Holly, Julia, Hedges

Sterling K. Brown to Star in The Fence Biopic

Sterling K. Brown to star in The Fence biopic Golden Globe winner Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us, The Predator, Black Panther) is in negotiations to star in The Fence, an upcoming biopic from Fox Searchlight, Variety has confirmed. The project is based on the book by award-winning Boston Globe journalist Dick Lehr (Black Mass). PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/comingsoon\/ros","adDiv":"...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Nbc, Boston, TV News, Emmy, Fox Searchlight, Boston Globe, Michael Cox, Brown, Cox, Golden Globe, Dick Lehr, Boston Police Department, Dennis Lehane, George Pelecanos

The Carpetbagger: Lucas Hedges and His Father Never Meant to Make a Movie Together

Peter Hedges knew his Oscar-nominated son wouldn’t want to star in “Ben Is Back.” Then, to be supportive, Lucas read the script and everything changed.
Tags: News, Lucas, Peter Hedges, Lucas Hedges

9 Golden Globes surprises, snubs and more as the nominations are revealed

Nominations for the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards arrived on Thursday and while a lot of the news was expected – “A Star Is Born” continues to roll in the early rounds of awards shows’ nods – there was plenty you might not have guessed in the office pool, such as the fact that “Vice,” the Dick Cheney biopic that doesn’t arrive in theaters until Dec. 25, leads the pack with six nominations. Still, you knew the movie that stars a bulked-up Christian Bale as a Cheney look-and-sound-alike was goin...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Movies, Kim Kardashian, Mahershala Ali, Washington, Disney, America, Los Angeles, Sport, Stars, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Nicole Kidman, Bravo

2019 Golden Globes: ‘Vice,’ comedic take on Dick Cheney, leads nominations

Actors Leslie Mann, left, Terry Crews, Danai Gurira and Christian Slater prepare to announce the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards nominations in Beverly Hills, California, on December 6, 2018. (Photo by VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images) BEVERLY HILLS — “Vice,” a comedic portrayal of the political rise of former Vice President Dick Cheney, scored a leading six nominations Thursday for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, while “A Star Is Born,” “Green Book” and “The Favourite” each collected five....
Tags: Hbo, TV, Nbc, Danai Gurira, Awards, America, Sport, Bbc, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Nicole Kidman, Bradley Cooper, Alfonso Cuarón, Lady Gaga, Rosamund Pike

Critic’s Pick: ‘Ben Is Back’ Review: A Mother and Son Face the Horrors of Addiction

Strong performances by Lucas Hedges and Julia Roberts anchor this somber, scary family drama.
Tags: News, Julia Roberts, Ben, Lucas Hedges

Julia Roberts Convinced Lucas Hedges to Co-Star in ‘Ben Is Back’

Peter Hedges didn’t write the role of Ben Burns, a 19-year-old recovering drug addict in “Ben Is Back,” for his Oscar-nominated son Lucas Hedges. It was actually Julia Roberts who nudged Lucas Hedges to consider portraying her on-screen offspring in the emotional drama about a mother who attempts to help her son after he returns […]
Tags: News, Julia Roberts, VPage, Ben, Peter Hedges, Lucas Hedges, Ben Burns, Ben Is Back

Composers Danny Bensi and Saunder Jurriaans Collaborate Remotely on ‘Boy Erased’

Los Angeles-based Danny Bensi and New York-based Saunder Jurriaans collaborated long-distance on the score for “Boy Erased,” Joel Edgerton’s powerful examination of “gay conversion therapy” starring Lucas Hedges as the conflicted son of a Baptist minister. “It was quite a struggle,” says Bensi, “the dramatic, emotional, societal aspects: how do we navigate through all this […]
Tags: New York, Los Angeles, Features, Joel Edgerton, Lucas Hedges, Danny Bensi, Saunder Jurriaans, Bensi, Boy Erased

Troye Sivan on How He Gave a ‘Boy Erased’ His Own Musical Revelation

Pop star Troye Sivan got cast in a small role in the conversion therapy drama “Boy Erased” before the subject of writing an original song ever came up. The idea of Sivan doing double duty was on both his and director Joel Edgerton’s mind, though, even though they both initially proceeded as if the role […]
Tags: News, Joel Edgerton, Troye Sivan, Sivan, Lucas Hedges, Boy Erased

Actor Lucas Hedges Talks Lead Role In 'Boy Erased'

Lucas Hedges plays the lead in the film Boy, Erased, which is based on the life story of Garrard Conley. Hedges speaks with NPR's Michel Martin about the role.
Tags: News, Npr, Michel Martin, Lucas Hedges, Garrard Conley Hedges

‘Boy Erased’ conveys the horrific damage of gay-conversion therapy

Actor Lucas Hedges owns the film, letting us see the pain and confusion of a college-age boy in a gay-conversion therapy program. Rating: 3 stars out of 4.
Tags: Movies, News, Entertainment, Lucas Hedges

The Awesome Way Boy Erased Uses Old Footage Of Lucas Hedges

Joel Edgerton's Boy Erased is a powerful depiction of the horrible experience that is gay conversion programs, and it starts in powerful fashion.
Tags: Religion, Joel Edgerton, Lucas Hedges

November Click List: R29 Entertainment Editors' Picks For The Month

Whoa. It's November. Where did this year go? Fine, we ask that every year around this time, but doesn't it feel like 2018 flew by? For us, that's because the year can be divided into two sections: the lead up to A Star Is Born (including the long wait for "Shallow " to drop), and watching the Star Is Born Oscar buzz start rumbling.If you happen to have moved past A Star Is Born (and feel like you'll never love [another movie as much] again) and are saying, "Hey, what's next?" — first of all, ho...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hbo, England, Hollywood, Viola Davis, Matthew Mcconaughey, Mexico, Amc, Disney, Kanye West, Julia Roberts, Netflix, Nicole Kidman, Italy, Davis

Gay Conversion Therapy Drama ‘Boy Erased’: Why ‘It’s Crucial That It Plays Everywhere’

“It’s a conundrum,” said Joel Edgerton, the writer and director of “Boy Erased,” which shines a light on the dark world of gay conversion therapy. “Films preach to the converted: It’s just a given that there are people that are dying to see this film who don’t need their minds changed. How you get people who don’t want to […]
Tags: News, Nicole Kidman, Russell Crowe, Joel Edgerton, Lucas Hedges

Lucas Hedges Shares What It’s Like To Identify On A Sexual Spectrum

The "Boy Erased" star said, "It’s just not as black and white.”
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