All posts tagged "lee daniels"
Who Was Harry Anslinger, the Government Official Who Targeted Billie Holiday?March 1, 2021
A government official named Harry J. Anslinger figures prominently in Hulu’s The United States vs. Billie...
Strange Fruit: The History of Billie Holiday’s Famous Protest SongFebruary 26, 2021
Billie Holiday’s famous 1939 single Strange Fruit, which paints a haunting picture of the lynching of...
Rundown: Brendan Fraser as a 600lb Recluse; Deadpool Joins MCU; Nicole Kidman as Lucille BallJanuary 12, 2021
In today’s Movie News Rundown: Brendan Fraser and Nicole Kidman have very intriguing roles coming up;...
The Artist and his Subject: Rebel in the Rye Capitalizes on Parallels between J.D. Salinger and Holden CaulfieldSeptember 7, 2017
Danny Strong has acted in some of the most acclaimed television shows of the past two...
Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker in 2014, Top Big Cities: #2. New YorkJanuary 16, 2014
It’s MovieMaker’s 2014 edition of the Best Places to Live and Work as a Moviemaker! We’re counting...
Articles - Acting
Fictionalizing Truth: Lee Daniel’s The Butler & MoreAugust 12, 2013
We’ve all seen those stately biopics (usually with Oscar aspirations), in which renowned actors portray real-life...
- Monsters Inside: The 24 Faces of Billy Milligan Director Asks: ‘What About the Victims?’ September 22, 2021
- Wire Creator Rejects Texas; Netflix’s Roald Dahl Factory; Sayonara, Books September 22, 2021
- Impeachment: American Crime Story Showrunner on Introducing Younger Generations to Linda Tripp September 21, 2021