The Glass Castle, Jeannette Walls’s memoir about growing up in (and ultimately escaping from) poverty with two unstable parents and an abusive extended family, is one of those wildly successful bestsellers that you’d expect to be adapted into a movie within two years of its release.
Somebody is finally making a movie about Victoria Woodhull, after decades of her just sitting there in the history books, an obvious candidate for the biopic treatment. According to Deadline, Brie Larson will star and produce.
After a fucking creep won the Oscar, he received a standing ovation from the audience. Brie Larson was also standing, behind him, with her hands firmly at her sides.
In today’s Tweet Beat, no one is happy with Donald Trump, Leslie Jones preps for the Olympics, and Brie Larson meets an idol.
In today’s Tweet Beat, Diplo gets political, Alyssa Milano tries and Brie Larson is woke.
Straight out of Comic-Con, studio execs announced on Saturday that Brie Larson will play Captain Marvel, making her the first woman to play a title character in the Marvel universe.
Mark Salling’s trial has been delayed indefinitely months after the former Glee star was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography late last year.
Captain Marvel has been one of the most-discussed roles in some time. Not just because she’s a great character, but because she’ll be the first female Marvel superhero to have a solo movie. Fans have tossed around dozens of names for the role, and now a true front runner has emerged: Oscar winner Brie Larson.
In today’s Tweet Beat, Aaron Carter changes his mind, Justin Timberlake memes himself and Brie Larson makes a friend.
Like people in other professions, actors weren’t always actors. Many hoped to be discovered while working in the food industry. Some were once educators. Others were just typical office workers who decided it was their time to become a star. But a special few tried their hand at a different kind of celebrity before…
And so we come to the end of award season. Yes, Leonardo DiCaprio got his goddamn Oscar. Truly, our long national nightmare is over. Your winners:
The two most persevering things in this world are love and D list celebrity status. Lucky for you, this story contains both. Jersey Shore’s Pauly D and Aubrey O’Day of Making the Band (both MTV reality shows) have dragged their sun-tanned corpses back into the spotlight to announce that they’re dating!
On last year’s cover of Vanity Fair’s Hollywood issue—that annual Annie Leibovitz photo in which the country’s hottest actors use each other as sexy, well-dressed furniture—20 percent of those photographed were people of color, 100 percent were under 50, 60 percent were men, and 33 percent of the men were Miles Teller…
Wow, was tonight an interminable parade of the wealthy and affectless. Here are all the people going home happier than they left.
After receiving praise for her performance in this year’s Room and her role as Amy Schumer’s sister in Trainwreck, Larson has been dubbed an “It girl.” The 26-year-old actress is suspicious of the term.
I saw Room in the Paris Theater in Midtown Manhattan; it played to a packed audience of boistrous industry types. Everyone was distracted and distractable until the lights went down, after which we spent two hours together in rapt silence. Nobody chatted, but almost everyone cried; a woman directly behind me spent…
Lest I be accused of pitting women against one another, just know, I really don’t care about your opinion. Also, these two actresses are both blonde-ish, tall, white, and immensely talented, so the comparison really isn’t much of a stretch. Why point out this parallel now? Lawrence, of course, is best known for her…
A comedic godsend, at least in the eyes of those who worship her, Amy Schumer is a current cultural beacon, and in many ways, a void-filler. So it’s fitting that her first major film is a rom-com. The hardest-to-reinvent Romantic Comedy—two words that instantly yield lowered expectations—seems at once in need of…
Jenny Lewis recruited some of her famous actress friends—Kristen Stewart, Anne Hathaway and Brie Larson—to dress as dudes for her new video for her song "Just One of the Guys." Does seeing Anne Hathaway with a rat tail make you hate her any less?
Lynn Hirschberg spoke to actresses Shailene Woodley and Brie Larson for this week's issue of New York magazine, and if her profile is to be believed, these two are going to revolutionize Hollywood for all Woman(or Human)kind.