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Alfredo James Pacino: Bio and Interview

Short documentary about Al Pacino’s life and background, followed by an interview with the (now) famous actor. Related PostsAl Pacino — Catches Heat After Dodging Scent of a Marriage (VIDEO) Al Pacino, Christopher Walken, Alan Arkin to Attend Chicago Film … Continue reading

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Al Pacino reveals he REFUSED the role of Han Solo in Star Wars as…

'It was mine for the taking': Al Pacino TURNED DOWN the role of Han Solo in Star Wars because he could not understand the story Yet Star Wars could have been a very different movie, as Hollywood hard man Al Pacino was initially offered the role – yet he snubbed the sci-fi franchise. The 75-year-old actor revealed he could have snared the part of the human smuggler in the movies, starting with the first film in the original trilogy in 1977, although he struggled to follow the plot. Continue reading

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Al Pacino film inspired by singer-songwriter Steve Tilston to be…

Danny Collins stars Al Pacino and tells a fictional story inspired by an event from the early life of singer-songwriter Steve Tilston. While the screen character of an ageing alcoholic rock singer given a second chance is far removed from Steve himself, the starting point was an incident from Steve's youth. Continue reading

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Feldberg: Pacino remains Broadway’s most marketable star

It's talent, but not just that. There are lots of skilled performers who have periods of huge popularity, but then just fade into the wide mainstream. Continue reading

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David Mamet Drama China Doll, Starring Al Pacino, Opens on Broadway

Tony, Emmy and Oscar-winning actor Al Pacino returns to Broadway in David Mamet 's new drama China Doll , officially opening Dec. 4. The two-character play from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Glengarry Glen Ross follows a billionaire named Mickey Ross, who has just bought an airplane for his young fiance as he prepares to go into semi-retirement. "He's in the process of leaving his office, and is giving last minute instructions to his young assistant. Continue reading

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Labor Dispute Over Tony Awards Settled

The 2011 Tony Awards will go ahead in New York without the threat of picketing after show producers and members of a stagehands' union settled a labor dispute on Friday. Nominated stars including …Read More >
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Fashion Fails: Tony Awards Edition

Fashion Fails are usually a weekly occurrence, but the Tony Awards had some fashion blunders that require a post of their own. Check out Candy Spelling in this red lace disaster!

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