8 Updates
Ethan Hawke to play Macbeth

Ethan Hawke to play Macbeth

Jun 14 2013, 9:36am CDT | by

Ethan Hawke will play Macbeth on Broadway. The 42-year-old actor has been confirmed as taking the leading role in the Shakespeare tragedy. The female lead playing Lady Macbeth has yet to be...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Ethan Hawke to play Macbeth

Jun 14 2013, 9:36am CDT | by

Ethan Hawke will play Macbeth on Broadway.

The 42-year-old actor has been confirmed as taking the leading role in the Shakespeare tragedy. The female lead playing Lady Macbeth has yet to be confirmed.

Ethan will reunite with director Jack O'Brien at Lincoln Center Theater, where he has previously starred productions of 'The Coast of Utopia' - earning him a Tony nomination in 2007 - and 'Henry IV'.

Ethan is also currently riding high as the star of 'The Purge' - which topped the U.S. box office last weekend (07.06.13) - as well as playing the lead in highly anticipated romantic drama 'Before Midnight', the sequel to 'Before Sunrise' and 'Before Sunset'.

The actor recently admitted he often questions his stardom and feels "guilty" as he thinks he deserves the attention he receives from fans.

He said: "You know in your heart of hearts that you're special only like every human being is special, so you don't know why you're getting all this attention and you feel guilty about it.

"What you feel guilty about is the feeling that some part of you thinks you deserve it 'cos it feels good. And it's a weird snake that's eating its own tail."

Source: Bang Showbiz

 
Update
8

3 weeks ago

Benedict Cumberbatch Is Probably Going To Be Doctor Strange

Oct 27 2014 6:37pm CDT | Source: Dlisted

After Joaquin Phoenix dropped a fart on Marvel’s offer for the title role in the Doctor Strange movie, every single person on Earth with a peen was “in talks” to play the lead. Every trick from Ethan Hawke to the Texas T-Rex to Jared Leto to O ...
Source: Dlisted   Full article at: Dlisted
 

 
Update
7

4 weeks ago

Pop Culture Happy Hour: 'Whiplash' And Carbon Dating

Oct 24 2014 7:03am CDT | Source: WNYC Music

About half a second after this episode taped, intrepid Pop Culture Happy Hour host Linda Holmes commenced a long-awaited, much-ballyhooed vacation. I can't say for sure that her car wasn't warming up in the NPR parking garage the entire time, but I can confirm the presence of a Linda Holmes-shaped vapor trail following the words, "back here next week." Still, Linda soldiered through the taping ni ...
Source: WNYC Music   Full article at: WNYC Music
 

 
Update
6

5 weeks ago

Variety Reports Six Big Names Now On Shortlist For Doctor Strange

Oct 14 2014 9:38pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

Variety is reporting that six major actors are now in the running for Doctor Strange, after previous frontrunner Joaquin Phoenix has officially dropped out, and Marvel is now "aggressively searching" to fill the lead role with an intent to announce a casting choice very soon. According to the publication, Ewan McGregor, Jake Gyllenhaal, Oscar Isaac, Jared Leto, Ethan Hawke, and Matthew McConaughey are now b ...
Source: Oh No They Didn't!   Full article at: Oh No They Didn't!
 

 
Update
5

7 weeks ago

ICYMI: The Week's Most Popular Stories

Oct 3 2014 3:00am CDT | Source: WNYC Music

Click here for the pop-up playlist. They are, in order of appearance: "We Cool? Your Guide to Avoiding Fights at Work" (Money Talking)  "Life Lessons from Toni Morrison" (Studio 360) "The NSA Has an Advice Column" (On The Media) "Home Cooking: A Family Tradition Out of Reach?" (The Takeaway)  "25 Years in 25 Days (1991): The First Website" (The Brian Lehrer Show) "E ...
Source: WNYC Music   Full article at: WNYC Music
 

 
Update
4

7 weeks ago

Joaquin Phoenix Will NOT Be Donning The Cape Of Doctor Strange! See Who Is Rumored To Be Taking His Place HERE!

Oct 2 2014 7:05pm CDT | Source: Perez Hilton

A couple days ago we heard a rumor about who would be taking the role of Marvel's next hero, the magical Doctor Strange. But everything had been pointing to Joaquin Phoenix taking the role. We thought that was all done but the ink! [ Video: Joaquin Reunites With Reese Witherspoon In New Trailer ] Well, it goes to show in Hollywood, never count your Sorcerer Supremes before they hatch. Or whatever. According to the latest reports, ...
Source: Perez Hilton   Full article at: Perez Hilton
 

 
Update
2

7 weeks ago

Deadline and co reports that "Joaquin Phoenix No Longer in Talks to Play Doctor Strange for Marvel"

Oct 2 2014 2:09pm CDT | Source: Oh No They Didn't!

The news that Joaquin Phoenix was in talks to play Doctor Strange first emerged during this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Some fans expected an announcement from Marvel that weekend, but we would hear nothing more about the movie until a later report which claimed that the Her star had entered “final talks”.Those obviously weren’t that final as Phoenix is no longer in negotiations to play the Sorcerer Suprem ...
Source: Oh No They Didn't!   Full article at: Oh No They Didn't!
 

 
Update
1

7 weeks ago

Lisa Opie Is Bendy And Other News

Oct 2 2014 8:29am CDT | Source: The Superficial

- Ethan Hawke might be Dr. Strange now. [Lainey Gossip] - Ariana Grande is “honored” to be called a giant pain in the ass. [Dlisted] - Why Would You Ever Get Out of Bed? [theCHIVE] - Snooki will describe child birth now. [Fishwrapper] - AnonIB has a huge fucking date rape problem. [The Frisky] - I miss Joanna Krupa‘s backyard. [WWTDD] - Prince just trolled the shit out of Facebook. [Death and Taxes] - Nina Agdal‘s in a bikini a ...
Source: The Superficial   Full article at: The Superficial
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Katy Perry to perform at Super Bowl
Katy Perry to perform at Super Bowl
NFL bosses have confirmed that Katy Perry will headline the Super Bowl half time show in February 2015.
 
 
Olly Murs still gets starstruck
Olly Murs still gets starstruck
Olly Murs has revealed that he hasn't got used to meeting famous people, and has been starstruck twice this year, when meeting childhood hero David Beckham and former lead singer of The Jam, Paul Weller.
 
 
Iggy Pop tries to twerk
Iggy Pop tries to twerk
Iggy Pop has joked that he loves to twerk around his house when listening to a good song, but admitted that his wife, Nina Alu, is far better at the provocative dance move than him.
 
 
It?s direction over acting for Jolie
Los Angeles, Nov 24 (IANS) Actress Angelina Jolie says she is now looking to focus on her directing career.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Hamilton admits hardly sleeping the night before
Abu Dhabi, Nov 24 (IANS/CMC) Newly crowned Formula 1 World champion Lewis Hamilton has revealed he hardly slept the night before the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix which he eventually won to clinch his second...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Real Madrid to play in Australian tournament
Melbourne, Nov 24 (IANS) Real Madrid, which boasts the most expensive squad in world football, have been announced as one of three teams to compete in the International Champions Cup in Melbourne in July. The...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Cruzeiro win Brazil Serie A title
Belo Horizonte (Brazil), Nov 24 (IANS) Cruzeiro have clinched their second consecutive Brazilian Serie A title with a 2-1 victory over Goias. Everton Ribeiro struck the winner at the Mineirao stadium Sunday after...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Honours shared in Milan derby
Rome, Nov 24 (IANS) Inter Milan have played out a 1-1 draw against crosstown rivals AC Milan in a sellout Serie A game. Jeremy Menez gave AC Milan a lead at halftime but Joel Obi equalised for Inter shortly after the...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
IOC chief condemns Afghan bombing
Lausanne, Nov 24 (IANS) International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach condemned the suicide bombing at a volleyball tournament in Afghanistan. The lone bomber detonated explosives Sunday during a local...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Marseille tops French league
Paris, Nov 24 (IANS) Marseille have climbed to the top of the French league after rallying to beat Bordeaux 3-1. With the victory, they now enjoy a one-point lead over Paris Saint-Germain. Bordeaux striker Thomas...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
New crew aboard Russian spaceship reach ISS
Washington, Nov 24 (IANS) Three new crew members from the US, Russia and Italy arrived Monday at the International Space Station (ISS) on board a Russian spaceship. Terry Virts of NASA, Soyuz Commander Anton...
Read more on Business Balla
 
Sears plans for big Black Friday 2014
Sears is looking foward to cashing in big time for the upcoming Black Friday 2014 shopping holiday on Novermber 28th. Members of Sears have seen their Black Friday specials start one week early and the company has...
Read more on Black Friday Countdown
 
Apple gears up for Black Friday
Black Friday is fast approaching and one company that plans on seeing a sales increase is Apple. Apple has announced that they will have discounted prices for the upcoming buying holiday and one product they plan on...
Read more on Black Friday Countdown
 
Thousands protest in Chile in favour of new constitution
Santiago, Nov 24 (IANS/EFE) Several thousand people took to the streets of Santiago and other Chilean cities to demand a Constitutional Assembly as a means to provide the country with a new constitution, as was...
Read more on Politics Balla