Variety called "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry" "relentlessly juvenile and awash in stereoptypes" -- and that was one of the nicer reviews.
After transitioning from U. of Miami linebacker to pro wrestling star to emerging action hero, Johnson successfully moved into the role of family comedy star this year in the Disney hit "The Game…
Williams' "Pimp Chronicles, Part 2" tour earlier this year sold out shows in every major market across the country.
The 29-year-old gossip blogger (aka Mario Lavandeira) -- the self-proclaimed Queen of All Media -- crossed over into traditional media in a big way this year, selling six installments of his reality…
Paris native Cotillard worked supporting parts before nailing her star turn as Edith Piaf in "La Vie en rose."
Born in the 300-person French village of Grandru, production designer Raoux started out under a variety of established French directors.
"When I saw Nikki's first audition from the open call of hundreds of girls, my laptop started to glow," says director Adam Shankman.
"August Rush" director Kirsten Sheridan had reservations about casting 15-year-old Freddie Highmore in her film's complex title role. August is a musical prodigy, a kind of transcendental figure on…
As a tyke, Emma Roberts, now 16, loved hanging out on sets. She mourned the nightly wrap, though she wasn't technically working. The daughter of actor Eric Roberts and niece to Oscar winner Julia…
Britney Spears' kid sister Jamie Lynn made an appearance on "Oprah" in 2002 that changed her life. Paula Kaplan spotted her on the show and flew the 10-year-old from Louisiana to L.A. for a sit-down.