All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Biography’

Matthew McConaughey Was Going Bald, Saved His Look

Matthew McConaughey had a career as a romantic comedy mainstay. He sure had the look for it: rock-hard abs, seemingly-permanent tan, million-watt smile, and swept-back hair that women just wanted to run their fingers through. But Matthew McConaughey had to face a reality that many men dread. He was losing his hair. Biographer Neil Daniels tells how Matthew McConaughey got …

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Matthew McConaughey Biographer Lays Out the Dirt

Matthew McConaughey is more popular than ever. While there has been little doubt about his likability pretty much ever, the actor did have a concern that he wasn’t being taken seriously for a while. He had gotten into a groove with a batch of romantic comedy films that ere not as well-received as he had hoped. So he reinvented himself. …

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Matthew McConaughey Makes a Big Switch-Up

Matthew McConaughey has reinvented himself in the past few years. For years his filmography seemed to revolve around romantic comedy material. His natural good looks and appeal to women, to say nothing of his instantly-recognizable voice, made him an appeal for the rom-com audience. But he was being typecast, and Matthew McConaughey knew he had to change something. If you …

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Robert De Niro Biography Reveals Shocking Secrets

Robert De Niro is perhaps the most iconic living actor. The method actor has been known to disappear completely into dark roles and even risk his life for the process. De Niro gained so much weight to play Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull (1980) that he reportedly had trouble breathing during the physically exhausting production, even to the point where …

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Beyonce Biography by Bestselling Author Coming Next Year

The life of Queen Bey herself is getting the royal write-up treatment from New York Times bestselling author J. Randy Taraborrelli. Since some of Taraborrelli’s topics end up getting produced for television, perhaps there is a BeyoncĂ© miniseries in the future. Taraborrelli, who has written biographies of Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Madonna, Frank Sinatra, Cher, the Kennedys, and the Hiltons …

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Michael Jordan Used To Be Racist

Michael Jordan made a name for himself in the sports world, but it wasn’t easy. The college basketball star, and legend of the NBA, admitted in his new biography Michael Jordan: The Life, written by Roland Lazenby, that he used to be racist against white people. After being called a n**** by a girl at school in 1977, Jordan said …

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Aaron Sorkin’s Steve Jobs Film Is Now Scripted

First he brought the story of Facebook to the big screen. Next, he’s bringing the story of Apple. Aaron Sorkin, screenwriter of The Social Network, has reportedly turned in his script for an upcoming movie about Steve Jobs to Sony. Variety reported the news accompanying that of the third and final season of Sorkin’s HBO show The Newsroom. Sony’s interest …

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Michael Bolton Opens Up About Struggles With Career In Telling Interview

Michael…Bolton? Yes, the ACTUAL Michael Bolton, and not a software engineer at Initech, has opened up in a telling interview with Huffington Post. He just so happens to have a biography coming out as well, titled ‘The Soul of it All’. Bolton opened up during the interview, talking about how he trekked across country in the 60’s at the age …

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Ashton Kutcher As Steve Jobs From the Set of jOBS

As you’ve probably heard, there are a couple of Steve Jobs biography movies in the works. One of them is an independent film called jOBS, with the popular Ashton Kutcher playing the role of Apple’s now-deceased king. Now, there’s a collection of stills from various movie shoots, and much like you might’ve noticed in the lead image, Kutcher has the …

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