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Sir Kenneth Branagh Calls Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit Star Chris Pine A “Natural Gentleman”

jack ryan Sir Kenneth Branagh isn’t just squaring off against Chris Pine in Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit; he’s also the film’s director. The legendary Shakespearean actor and respected film director opened up to us about adapting Tom Clancy‘s cold war hero for the modern age, why Chris Pine is perfect to follow in the footsteps of Harrison Ford and Alec Baldwin and why he goes out of his way to work with actors like Tom Hiddleston before they’re big stars. Read more…

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David O. Russell Isn’t The Only Celeb To Make A Terrible Slavery Analogy

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“I’m going to get in so much trouble for saying that.” Truer words were never spoken. That was David O. Russell after complaining to the a New York Daily News correspondent that Jennifer Lawrence’s time commitment to the Hunger Games franchise “talk about 12 years of slavery, that’s what the franchise is.” Since the quote circulated today, the American Hustle director has issued a statement of apology. But not before we decided to look back into recent history to see who else has been ill-advised in their references to our country’s worst sin.
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