Crackle announced today during the TCA Winter Tour that Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser will feature the return of Joe Dirt stars Christopher Walken, Brittany Daniel, Dennis Miller and Adam Beach. They will join David Spade as the title charaacter, along with new cast members Patrick Warburton and Sugar Ray lead singer Mark McGrath. No character details were given for the new casting additions at this time. Take a look at the official press release below for more details.
Crackle, Sony Pictures Television's streaming service and television network, announced today that Christopher Walken (Catch Me If You Can, Pulp Fiction), Dennis Miller (Dennis Miller Live, Thank You for Smoking), Brittany Daniel (The GameSweet Valley High), Mark McGrath (Extra), and Patrick Warburton (Sequestered, Rules of Engagement), join David Spade (Rules of Engagement) in Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser, the first ever made-for-digital sequel to a major motion picture. The long-awaited sequel to the Columbia Pictures cult favorite comedy will pick-up where the first film left off, following the comedic misadventures of the mullet-clad, lovable redneck Joe Dirt.Read More
Director Jon Favreau is moving from his hit comedy Chef directly into the family adventure of Disney's The Jungle Book, and as he did on his previous effort, he is sharing selfies with the cast. Today, we get a look at Christopher Walken, who is playing King Louie, as well as Bill Murray ,who is playing Baloo, and newcomer Neel Sethi as Mowgli.
Jon Favreau shared these selfies on his personal Facebook page, and they offer our first look at Neel Sethi since he was cast several weeks ago. In the movie, Baloo and Mowgli will be Jungle bros, and though the big bear will be CGI in the finished film, it looks like the two actors are taking a moment to form their bond.Read More
Walt Disney Pictures announced today that Christopher Walken and Giancarlo Esposito have signed on for voice roles in The Jungle Book. Take a look at the studio's brief announcement below, then read on for more details.
Two more actors are on board as the voice cast for Disney's The Jungle Book takes shape. Academy Award winner Christopher Walken will take on the role of King Louie, the ruler of a troop of monkeys and apes, while Giancarlo Esposito (Critics Choice Award winner and Emmy nominee for Breaking Bad) will voice Akela, the leader of the wolf pack.Read More
Christopher Walken has joined the cast of Clint Eastwood's upcoming Musical Jersey Boys.
The film will tell the true story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. It will focus on the group's front man Frankie Valli, who was famous for this falsetto. In addition, it explores the young bands allegiance to a code of honor learned in the streets of their native New Jersey and how it got them through their toughest life challenges.Read More
Hollywood legends Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin star together on the big screen for the first time in Stand Up Guys, arriving from Lionsgate Home Entertainment this May. The action comedy about three ex-gangsters who reunite for one unforgettable evening, will be available May 21 on Blu-ray (plus Ultraviolet Digital Copy), DVD (plus Ultraviolet Digital Copy) and Digital Download. We have two exclusive interview clips with Christopher Walken and Al Pacino.
Three retired gangsters reunite for one epic final night, however, one of the friends is keeping a dangerous secret, and his time to find an acceptable alternative is running out. As the sun rises on the guys' reunion, their position becomes more and more desperate and they finally confront their pasts once and for all.Read More
Cinematic icons Al Pacino, Alan Arkin, and Christopher Walken star in the upcoming comedy Stand Up Guys, which shows you can never be too old to raise a little hell. The actors star as three aging con men, who reunite in a chaotic night full of gunshots and mayhem. However, one of the men is really there on orders from a mob boss, to eliminate one of his friends. Roadside Attractions has debuted a new poster, featuring all three stars giving us their best bad-ass faces.
Stand Up Guys was released February 1st, 2013.Read More
On the eve of a world renowned string quartet's 25th anniversary season, their beloved cellist, Peter Mitchell (Christopher Walken), is diagnosed with the early symptoms of Parkinson's Disease. When Peter announces he wishes to make the upcoming season his last, his three colleagues find themselves at a crossroad. Competing egos and uncontrollable passions threaten to derail years of friendship and collaboration. Robert Gelbart (Philip Seymour Hoffman), the quartet's second violinist, announces his desire to alternate chairs with first violinist Daniel Lerner (Mark Ivanir), after years of sacrifice and peacemaking for the benefit of the group. Robert's wife, violist Juliette Gelbart (Catherine Keener) has a particularly difficult time grappling with the tragic diagnosis, as Peter has served not only as a colleague, but as a dear father figure since childhood. When Juliette is unable to support her husband, their marriage is strained with a palpable tension that they can no longer ignore. Tossed into the maelstrom is their daughter Alexandra (Imogen Poots), a talented violinist in her own right. Like her father, she too decides to act on her desires.
As the string quartet prepares to play Beethoven's Opus 131 for what might be the members' last concert together, the seven movements of the piece echo their own tumultuous journey. Writer/Director Yaron Zilberman (Watermarks)'s A Late Quartet features incredibly moving performances from a cast including Christopher Walken, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Catherine Keener, Mark Ivanir and Imogen Poots.Read More