Filmmaker Tony Kaye casts robot as lead actor in next feature

Hollywood's Myths and Legends at Astor Film Lounge, Los Angeles, America - 17 Jul 2013

EXCLUSIVE: As the advancement of technology continues to replace the need for human labor, American History X director Tony Kaye is undertaking a new — and maybe controversial — step in filmmaking by employing an Artificial Intelligent (A.I.) actor as the lead in his next film, 2nd Born.

Continue reading… “Filmmaker Tony Kaye casts robot as lead actor in next feature”

0

Hollywood A-List Taking Pay Cuts After Disappointment At The Box Office

johansson_getty_1455944c

Scarlett Johansson is among the celebrities forced to take dramatic pay cuts

The curtain has come down on guaranteed $20 million pay cheques for A-List Hollywood stars as a series of films starring big name actors failed to deliver at the box office this summer.  Denzel Washington, Jim Carrey, Scarlett Johansson and Mickey Rourke are among the celluloid celebrities forced to take dramatic pay cuts or accept a slice of any future movie profits as studios have achieved ticket sale success without a famous name attached.

ato

Continue reading… “Hollywood A-List Taking Pay Cuts After Disappointment At The Box Office”

0