The one lesson I’ve learned from life: Armistead Maupin says don’t try to keep up, just keep open

The one lesson I’ve learned from life: Armistead Maupin says don’t try to keep up, just keep open Armistead Maupin, 77, who lives in London, is best known for his 1970s column Writer says he spoke to himself through his character Mrs Madrigal Says let go of what you think is a secret; other people … Read more

Tyler Hoechlin Learned An Important Life Lesson on ‘Road to Perdition’

Before his days as Superman, Tyler Hoechlin was an actor on the rise. Performing at a young age, he mostly did commercials before catching his big break on Road to Perdition. Despite starring in Tom Hanks’ feature when he was a child, Hoechlin didn’t fully commit to acting until much later on in life. This … Read more

Emilia Jones, the new British star who learned sign language for ‘CODA’

Sometimes it just takes one chance to change everything, and that’s why, when British Emilia Jones was asked to spend nine months learning sign language so she could star in a feature film for the first time, she didn’t think twice. At 17, Jones was already a veteran of the screen, a medium in which … Read more

Our Foreign Policy Elite Has Learned Nothing From Afghanistan

Members of the Taliban patrol in the back of a pickup truck with a Taliban flag along a street in Kabul. (Bulent Kilic / AFP via Getty Images) Subscribe to The Nation Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Thank you for signing up for The Nation’s weekly newsletter. Thank you for signing … Read more

Harry and Meghan: 7 things we learned about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their life in California from their interview with James Corden

Drafting BBC News World February 26, 2021 Image source, The Late Late Show/YouTube Caption, Prince Harry gave an unconventional interview to The Late Late Show host James Corden. A week after confirming that he will not resume his responsibilities within the British royal family, Prince Harry offered on television a different look at his life … Read more

Anne Hathaway explains what she felt when she learned that everyone hated her after winning the Oscar

Anne Hathaway got her start on the big screen as a Disney girl by starring in The Princess Diaries – 47% in 2001, a highly successful (and now considered cult) film that launched her to global stardom. That was just the beginning of a brilliant career that remains strong to this day … but not … Read more

37 Things We Learned from J.J. Abrams’s ‘Super 8’ Commentary

Paramount Pictures By Rob Hunter · Published on May 25th, 2021 Welcome to Commentary Commentary, where we sit and listen to filmmakers talk about their work, then share the most interesting parts. In this edition, Rob Hunter revisits Amblin’s triumphant return to YA action/adventure, Super 8. Steven Spielberg‘s production company, Amblin Entertainment, began life with some more … Read more

“I learned from my characters”: Saoirse Ronan

MEXICO CITY. Nominated for an Oscar four times for her work in Atonement, Brooklyn, Lady Bird and Little Women, at 26, Saoirse Ronan has positioned herself as one of the most important young actresses, which she seeks to endorse with Ammonite, a film in which she shares credits with Kate Winslet. I started working at … Read more

35 Things We Learned from Justin Lin’s ‘F9: The Fast Saga’ Commentary

Universal By Rob Hunter · Published on September 22nd, 2021 Welcome to Commentary Commentary, where we sit and listen to filmmakers talk about their work, then share the most interesting parts. In this edition, Rob Hunter presses the pedal to the medal with the latest entry in the The Fast Saga, F9. Whether you love or hate … Read more

The important lesson Jada Pinkett Smith learned after the death of her friend Tupac

Jada Pinkett Smith is a woman with arrests who is not afraid of what they will say. You have reached a point in your life where you are not afraid to open up publicly. Even on delicate and painful topics, such as the crisis that has lived in her until recently seemingly flawless marriage to … Read more