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Deep Inside Hollywood – Jan. 6, 2017

By Romeo San Vicente

Kate McKinnon already has an Emmy for her work on “Saturday Night Live,” and she’s managed to steal every scene she had in the ensemble comedies “Ghostbusters,” “Masterminds” and now “Office Christmas Party.”

The next step, then, for Kate McKinnon is leading lady. This being McKinnon, however, she will be playing a school lunch lady who is also a witch. Of course.

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Deep Inside Hollywood – June 10, 2016

By Romeo San Vicente Film to turn back time LGBT film has moved past the moment when virtually all the stories produced were about AIDS, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t many more stories to tell about the trauma and devastation of the first wave of the disease. “After Louie,” a film by first-time feature director Vincent Gagliostro, co-written by Antony Johnston, will look at the perspectives of two generations of men on either […]

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Deep Inside Hollywood – Dec. 11, 2015

By Romeo San Vicente Moore ‘Wonderstruck’ with Haynes Julianne Moore and director Todd Haynes — his recent film “Carol” is generating lots of Oscar buzz — go way back. In 1994 she starred in Haynes’ critically acclaimed drama “Safe,” then again in 2002’s critically acclaimed drama “Far From Heaven,” and again in the critically acclaimed drama “I’m Not There.”

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Deep Inside Hollywood – February 20, 2015

By Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Ellen’s sitcom factory The most popular daytime talk show, a line of household products, a real estate hobby that makes her even richer, and, oh yeah, that production company that keeps on aiming to dominate even more of your TV’s screen time — that’s the Ellen DeGeneres Entertainment & Lifestyle Industrial Complex and it is working overtime.

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Deep Inside Hollywood – February 6, 2015

By Romeo San Vicente | Deep Inside Hollywood Emma Watson will be “Beast’s” belle Disney’s live-action “Cinderella” hits theaters very soon. “The Jungle Book,” from Jon Favreau, is also in the pipeline. Now comes the live-action adaptation of the acclaimed animated feature “Beauty and The Beast.” It’ll be directed by Bill Condon (“Dreamgirls”) and contain all the Alan Menken/Howard Ashman songs from the original film, including some new music from Menken. And it stars Hermoine. Oh, […]

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Deep Inside Hollywood – August 8, 2014

Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Tom Hardy + Leonardo DiCaprio? Let’s hope. Alt-Hollywood’s current “It Woman” of producers, Megan Ellison, is known for taking creative risks for meaningful films in a time when big studios run screaming from that sort of thing. As the head of Annapurna, the young lesbian mogul has produced Academy Award-nominated films like Spike Jonze’s “Her,” and now she’s negotiating to swoop in and rescue Leonardo DiCaprio’s latest starring vehicle, […]

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Deep Inside Hollywood – April 18, 2014

Posted: April 18th, 2014 | Columns, Deep Inside Hollywood, Featured, News | No Comments

Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Another Stonewall movie about Stonewall “Stonewall,” the 1995 indie hit starring Guillermo Diaz (“Scandal”), told the stories of a group of gay men who lived through that important historical uprising. Well, guess what? Now another movie about the Stonewall riots is on the way and it’s called “Stonewall,” too, because nobody has any ideas left in their heads. Or something.

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Michelle Rodriguez: 10% and 1% “Eventually it’s going to wrinkle up and I’m not going to be able to use it. I wanted to be honest about who I am and see what happens,” said Michelle Rodriguez several weeks ago when, after years of speculation, she addressed her bisexuality in her trademark blunt, funny style.

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