“I forgot she was there, and I’m not a big swearer, except if I’m messing up,” Amy Adams said of the day she brought her daughter, Aviana, to set while shooting “The Woman in the Window.”
“She’s never heard me say the f-word until that day, and there must have been 15,” Adams joked to Nicole Kidman during their Variety Actors on Actors conversation.
Kidman revealed, “I don’t swear really in real life,” save for one exception: “I let loose while in character,” she said.
Robert Pattinson went the psychological horror route in Robert Eggers’ black-and-white film “The Lighthouse” this year, while Jennifer Lopez went full Scorsesean gangster in Lorene Scafaria’s crime drama “Hustlers.” In their “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors” conversation, the two talked about how they played and empathized with such immoral characters. They also touched on each [...]
Eddie Murphy and Antonio Banderas both play versions of real-life people in their movies this fall. Murphy is comedian Rudy Ray Moore in Netflix’s “Dolemite Is My Name,” and Banderas depicts a character based on his longtime collaborator and director Pedro Almodóvar in “Pain and Glory.” In their “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors” conversation, Murphy [...]
Laura Dern and Sterling K. Brown both play supporting roles in complex family dramas this year with “Marriage Story” and “Waves,” respectively. Both parents themselves, they talked about the double standards that mothers, fathers and single parents can face while raising children. Dern also said she knew she wanted to be an actor when she [...]
Cult movie legend and horror staple, John Carpenter reflects on his legacy.
The real reason behind Forky’s odd name choice.
Brad Pitt returned to the big screen this year with Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” and “Ad Astra,” while Adam Sandler took a dramatic turn in Ben and Joshua Safdie’s “Uncut Gems.” In their “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors” conversation, Pitt talked about going to Tarantino’s house to read the one copy […]