Gaten Matarazzo, who plays Dustin on Netflix’s hit series “Stranger Things,” has read his fair share of online fan theories for the show. While visiting the Daily Variety studio, he shared his favorite far-fetched fan idea with host Audrey Yap.
“They’re all interesting. My favorite theory is that Suzie’s actually a Russian mastermind and spy working with the Russian government. I think it’s so stupid and so funny. I hope that doesn’t play out because that would be weird,” Matarazzo said.
After shooting to stardom with “Stranger Things” and his Netflix show “Prank Encounters,” the 17-year-old actor said he still tries to stay grounded and live a normal life. He goes to a public school in New Jersey and has a fake Instagram account for his close friends to follow.
“I have my friend group there that I have been friends with since I was younger…The majority of kids get to go to public school and experience everything and get to grow with friends, they have grown with for so long. My worst fear is being disconnected to that because of my work,” he said.
Abigail Spencer stars in Hulu’s new drama “Reprisal” as Katherine Harlow, a woman whose brother chained her to a truck and left her for dead. To seek revenge, she recreates herself comes back as an alter ego named Doris Quinn. The femme fatale thriller put Spencer in a visceral, dual role, which she enjoyed. “What [...]
James Scully plays Forty Quinn, whose parents own a health food store in Los Angeles, in the second season of Netflix’s drama series “You.” Since Scully plays a so-called expert on green foods in the show, Daily Variety host Audrey Yap puts him to the test with a health food tasting challenge. However, his taste buds [...]
James Scully, who plays Forty Quinn on the second season of Netflix’s drama series “You,” talked about the lengths he went to for researching his character. “In the three months I had leading up, I would just go out in Los Angeles–maybe to places that I would not normally spend time–people watching,” he said. After [...]
Noah Baumbach’s “Marriage Story” has been a critical hit and scored six Oscar nominations, but one intense fight scene has stuck out in particular. Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson play a couple in the middle of brutal divorce battle, and everything comes to a head in one climactic argument in the end. They throw harsh words […]
The 2020 Academy Awards nominations are out, and with a multitude of snubs and surprises. From the all-woman director shut out to Jennifer Lopez’s “Hustlers” denial to “The Farewell’s” lack of acting, directing and writing snubs. Here’s our biggest snubs and surprises from the Oscars.
In “Harriet,” Cynthia Erivo’s first starring role in a movie, she plays Harriet Tubman, the legendary abolitionist who rescued more than 70 people from slavery. But that wasn’t her only contribution to the film, the singer also wrote and performed the Oscar-nominated, civil rights song “Stand Up.” Go behind-the-scenes on the recording and writing of “Harriet’s” inspirational […]