All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Tribeca Film Festival’

Roseanne Barr Losing Her Eyesight, Touts Benefits of Marijuana

Roseanne Barr of the hit TV sitcom Roseanne and a judge on last season’s Last Comic Standing, is going blind. The 62-year-old announced at the Tribeca Film Festival on Monday that “her vision is closing in.” “I have macular degeneration and glaucoma,”Barr said of the medical condition that ultimately leaves you blind. “I just try and enjoy vision as much …

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George Lucas Thought “Star Wars” Was Going To Flop

George Lucas is the first to admit that he didn’t think Star Wars was going anywhere. During Stephen Colbert’s interview with George Lucas during a panel at the Tribeca Film Festival Friday afternoon, Lucas admitted that the whole process of getting Star Wars made was somewhat discouraging. George Lucas said of the experience, “I showed it to all of my …

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Keira Knightley Gives Herself a $50,000 Salary

Keira Knightley recently admitted to Glamour that she allows herself an approximate annual salary of just $50,000. “I think living an [expensive] lifestyle means you can’t hang out with people who don’t live that lifestyle. It alienates you,” Knightley explained. “Some of my best, most hilarious times have been in the least luxurious places.” That said, Knightley added that “if …

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Keira Knightley Forgets First Wedding Anniversary

Oops! While at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York promoting her new film, Begin Again, 29-year old actress Keira Knightley seemed genuinely startled when E! News asked her about her upcoming first anniversary with musician James Righton. “Oh yeah, is it?!” she stammered. “Oh, thanks, yeah good, wow!” The couple, introduced by model Alexa Chung, were married on May …

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Adam Levine May Be The Next Coach To Leave The Voice

Both Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green vacated their coaching chairs on the hit reality television show competition The Voice after Season 3. Usher and Shakira filled in for Season 4, however, both Green and Aguilera returned for Season 5. Then, Green told Ellen DeGeneres on her show in February that he would be leaving the show for good. Aguilera …

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Adam Levine Makes His Acting Debut, May Leave ‘The Voice’

Adam Levine, the Maroon 5 frontman and fan-favorite judge on NBC’s The Voice, who recently just launched a women’s clothing line, is set to take on another new challenge: acting. Levine will star opposite Keira Knightley for Begin Again, out in theaters in August. The two stars both had to leave their comfort zone for filming, with Adam having to …

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Beyond: Two Souls Tribeca Trailer, Footage Released

Over the weekend, footage from Beyond: Two Souls was screened at the Tribeca Film Festival. As promised, the a brand new trailer for the video game was debuted at the event, as well as over 30 minutes of gameplay footage. The new trailer shows off the heavily cinematic feel of the game, which stars Willem Dafoe and Ellen Page. The …

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Here Are the Winners of the Tribeca/Vine 6-Second-Video Competition

Vine, Twitter’s 6-second video app, is seeing some impressive adoption as of late. From politics to advertising, and from comedy to game teasers. Vine played a pretty big role in feeding raw footage from the recent Boston Marathon bombings as well. Vine was also the inspiration for a recent competition put on by the Tribeca Film Festival. #6SecFilms asked aspiring …

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Beyond: Two Souls to be Screened at Tribeca

The Tribeca Film Festival is wrapping up this week, and Sony has a bit of a surprise for gamers who also love movies. The publisher has announced that it will be screening footage from the video game Beyond: Two Souls at Tribeca. The screening will take place on Saturday, April 27 at 6:45 pm EST. Those who aren’t in New …

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YouTube Now Playing Tribeca Film Festival Shorts

For those who love film – especially the world of independent film – the Tribeca Film Festival is the place to be.  Although the annual festival is only 10 years old, it has already thrust itself into the running for the top film festival in the U.S. and is internationally respected among filmmakers and fans alike. The Tribeca Film Festival …

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