Tag Archives: Acting

Kenneth Colley – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kenneth_Colley Here’s a fun fact for Star Wars and Monty Python fans (read: my fellow nerds) – it seems Admiral Piett played Jesus in Life of Brian! I have nothing to add to this. For us nerds, that’s all we need.

Posted in Acting | Also tagged , | Leave a comment

Running Cause I Cant Fly: The Story of Susan Boyle

http://coyoteprime-runningcauseicantfly.blogspot.com/2009/04/story-of-susan-boyle.html More Susan Boyle stuff. She’s flooding the Internet (and, because of this, the traditional media too) but as far as I’m concerned, it’s 47 years of accumulated, overdue attention, plus late fees and interest. The majority of the press is focused on her looks, which grows tiresome. What I found more shocking was the […]

Posted in Acting | Also tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Jim Gaffigan – Comedy – Television – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2007/03/16/arts/television/16gaff.html His shtick is no great shakes, but Jim Gaffigan sounds better grounded than most borderline-psychotic comedians. More public figures would do well to treat their audience with such appreciation, or even a little less contempt. Granting just a few minutes of attention results in a lot more fan goodwill, and often a standout memory […]

Posted in Acting | Also tagged , , | Leave a comment

Liev Schreiber | Film | Interview | The A.V. Club

http://avclub.com/content/node/25604/print/ *swoon* The Onion AV interviews Liev Schreiber, and he comes across as being even more intelligent and intriguing than I previously thought (which is saying something) Note to Hollywood: less Tom, more Liev, please: “It’s so compelling, because the idea of brainwashing functions on so many levels. It resonates with family and domineering mothers […]

Posted in Acting | Tagged | Leave a comment