June 26 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. -- Reputed baseball pioneer Abner Doubleday in 1819. -- British physicist/inventor William Thomson Kelvin in 1824. -- Nobel literature laureate Pearl Buck in 1892. -- German aircraft designer Willy Messerschmitt in 1898. -- William Lear,...
Magnolia Buys Andrew Bujalski’s Tribeca Film ‘There There’ Starring Jason Schwartzman, Lili Taylor (EXCLUSIVE)
Click here to read the full article. Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to “There There,” Andrew Bujalski’s ensemble comedy starring Jason Schwartzman and Lili Taylor. The film had its world premiere at Tribeca. The deal re-teams Bujalski with Magnolia which previously distributed the director’s “Support the Girls” and “Results.” “We’re jazzed to be distributing another terrific film from Andrew Bujalski,” said Magnolia President Eamonn Bowles. “‘There There’ is wonderful look at where a lot of us are today,” continued Bowles. Magnolia plans to release “There, There” later this year. Bujalski said he couldn’t imagine a better partner than Magnolia...
Jason Schwartzman joins Across the Spider-Verse as the Spot, Miles Morales' 'most formidable foe yet'
Marvel's multiverse-hopping wall-crawler won't return to the Spider-Verse for another year, but the filmmakers behind the animated feature are already building anticipation. Several juicy details were revealed when a clip was unveiled at France's Annecy International Animation Film Festival on Monday, including what villains you can expect to see caught in the web of Miles Morales (Shameik Moore).
‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’: Jason Schwartzman, Shea Whigham & More Join The Cast For Sony’s Upcoming Sequel
If you’re a fan of superhero films or just good films, in general, you have to be excited about “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.” The sequel to ‘Into the Spider-Verse’ (which won the Best Animated Feature Oscar, btw) features animation that looks to push the boundaries of what was even done in the previous film and it actually has an even beefier cast than before. And the cast just keeps growing, as Sony announces even more familiar voices joining the animated sequel.
Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse may still be a little under a year away, but the film’s creators are still giving fans some juicy details on the highly anticipated sequel. Today on the film’s official Twitter account, the announcement was made that Jason Schwartzman would be voicing the movie’s villain The Spot.
Click here to read the full article. The “Into the Spider-Verse” animated sequel has revealed its new villain. “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse,” in theaters June 2, 2023, stars Jason Schwartzman as baddie The Spot, inspired by an ink blob on canvas. Co-directors Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers, and Justin K. Thompson unveiled the character, voiced by Jason Schwartzman, during an Annecy presentation that included 15 minutes of progress footage screened for the first time. “For those who are not hardcore cannon nerds, The Spot is one of the deepest cuts in Spider-Man’s rogue gallery,” co-director Kemp said, as first reported by Variety....
Click here to read the full article. Even though the Sony sequel Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse doesn’t come out for another year, the movie has been on a press tour which fired off with 15 minutes being shown at CinemaCon in late April and now another 15 minutes at the Animation festival Annecy this morning. It was revealed in the room, and later on social that Rushmore star Jason Schwartzman will lend his voice to The Spot, a new villain in both Across the Spider-Verse, which hits theaters on June 2, 2023 and its follow-up, Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse, which opens on March 29, 2024. What’s...
Failure is the subject of a new documentary film, which has been in the works since at least 2018 when the cult alt-rock band asked fans to send them live footage of themselves from the ’90s. That documentary is finally set to come out next year, and a 30-minute version of it will be screened at Failure’s upcoming summer run of shows before the band plays. Today, they’ve released an extended 7-minute trailer for the doc, which includes talking head appearances from Hayley Williams, Jason Schwartzman, Maynard James Keenan, Tommy Lee, Butch Vig, Troy Sanders, Margaret Cho, Troy Van Leeuwen, and more. Check it out below.
EXCLUSIVE: Jason Schwartzman, the award-winning actor, writer, director, producer and musician who will next be seen as the lead in Wes Anderson’s Asteroid City opposite Tilda Swinton, Bryan Cranston, Liev Schreiber, Tom Hanks, Bill Murray, Scarlett Johansson, Margot Robbie and many more, has signed with UTA for representation in all areas. Schwartzman has featured in almost all of Anderson’s films, including Rushmore, The Darjeeling Limited, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Moonrise Kingdom, The Grand Budapest Hotel and his recently-released anthology, The French Dispatch. He co-wrote 2007’s The Darjeeling Limited with Anderson and Roman Coppola and shared “Story By” credit on The French Dispatch with Anderson, Coppola...
The Artful Escape, Starring Jason Schwartzman, Lena Headey, Is Coming to PlayStation & Nintendo Switch
Annapurna Interactive’s The Artful Escape was released last year for Xbox consoles and PC, but now the game is finally making its way to other platforms. Beethoven & Dinosaur’s first game is coming to the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Nintendo Switch on January 25 for $19.99. The...
‘Righteous Gemstones’ Trailer: Danny McBride Televangelist Series Adds Jason Schwartzman, Eric Andre & More
2022 TV season is ramping up and doing so fast. HBO is getting out there quickly and early and has revealed the new trailer for the televangelist satire show “The Righteous Gemstones” from Danny McBride and his Rough House Pictures company co-run with his filmmaking friend and partner David Gordon Green (the guys who made “Eastbound And Down” together.) “The Righteous Gemstones” features Danny McBride, John Goodman, Edi Patterson and Adam Devine, debuts its nine-episode second season with two new episodes on Sunday, January 9 (10:00-11:25 pm ET/PT), followed by additional half-hour episodes on subsequent Sundays at the same time. The series debuts on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.