All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Gerard Butler’

Gerard Butler to Star in Geostorm, Among Others

It’s hard to believe that Gerard Butler has only been in the acting limelight since 2004 when he starred in the film adaptation of the musical Phantom of the Opera. Before that he played small roles in films such as Tomorrow Never Dies and starred in the American TV miniseries, Attila. Nowadays, the 44-year old former lawyer spends his time …

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Gerard Butler: Dropping ‘Point Break’ Leaves Film in Lurch

Gerard Butler has dropped out of Point Break, the remake of the 1991 surf-crime thriller that starred Patrick Swayze. Citing both creative differences and a scheduling conflict, he is essentially leaving the film in a bit of a lurch–without a big name star. It seems Point Break is set to begin filming in June and Butler is scheduled to begin …

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Gerard Butler In Talks To Step Into Swayze Role

Patrick Swayze is best known by many as the all-black-wearing bad boy from “Dirty Dancing”; as Johnny Castle, he stole our hearts in the ’80s by dancing his way across a rain-slicked log to teach Baby a thing or two about fear. But for some, his best role didn’t involve dancing at all, but rather rubber president masks. Swayze’s role …

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300: Rise of an Empire Gets Its First Trailer

300: Rise of an Empire returns us to the place that helped popularize director Zack Snyder into someone who could be trusted with tentpole releases like The Man of Steel. Despite the almost eight-year gap between the first installment and next year’s sequel, which is surprising when you consider how quickly Hollywood moves on its popular titles, the initial release …

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