After a poster was released earlier this week, Magnolia Pictures has debuted the first trailer for the romantic comedy Life Partners starring Leighton Meester and Gillian Jacobs, which offers a stirring look at how relationships can get in the way of long-standing friendships.
Adam Brody stars as nerdy Tim, who falls in love with Paige, resulting in her first serious relationship. At 29, she hasn't ever been involved in a long-term commitment, except with her BFF Sasha. They used to only have each other, but this new guy is starting to change that in unexpected ways.Read More
Originally making his mark in Hollywood with a role on the popular primetime soap The O.C., Adam Brody may have recently been seen passing away at the beginning of The League Season 6 as an AIDS sufferer who gets hit by a bus, but that doesn't mean he'll stay down for long. The former teen icon is back to wreck havoc on the lives of two longtime girlfriends in Life Partners, which has just debuted a new poster.
Adam Brody isn't anywhere to be see on this first one-sheet, which is given over to stars Leighton Meester and Gillian Jacobs, also both veterans of popular TV series. They'll soon discover how just this one guy can ruin their perfect union.Read More
Millennium Entertainment's CEO Bill Lee announced today that the company has acquired all U.S. rights to James Mottern's (Trucker) crime-thriller God Only Knows starring Ben Barnes (The Chronicles of Narnia, The Words), Leighton Meester (Gossip Girl, The Judge), Harvey Keitel (Reservoir Dogs, Bad Lieutenant), Toby Jones (The Hunger Games), Kenny Wormald (Footloose), and Slaine (The Town). Written by Emilio Mauro (the upcoming Fox series The Middleman executive produced by Ben Affleck), God Only Knows was produced by Matthew E. Chausse and was shot in Rhode Island and Boston last fall.
Ben Barnes plays Nick, an ambitious young man running with the Boston crime syndicate. Once on the inside he realizes that the glory days of the Mafia are long gone. Behind his boss's (Keitel) back he decides to strike out on his own and expand the business. Seemingly on top of the world with more money than he could have dreamed of and a great girl (Meester), Nick soon realizes that by making his own rules he's put himself and everyone he loves in grave danger.Read More
Leighton Meester and Jeremy Strong are in negotiations to join David Dobkin's dramedy The Judge.
Robert Downey Jr. stars as an attorney, who returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral. He finds that his father (Robert Duvall) is the only suspect in the killing and must curb his emotion to uncover the truth.Read More
On a freewheeling, no-frills trip through Paris, three young woman become mistaken for royalty in director Thomas Bezucha's upcoming romantic comedy Monte Carlo. Selena Gomez, Leighton Meester, and Katie Cassidy star in Monte Carlo, which arrives this summer on July 1st. 20th Century Fox has released the first trailer, which you can check out below.
Monte Carlo was released July 1st, 2011.Read More
Opening on February 4th is the new thriller The Roommate. The film stars an excellent cast of young actors and seasoned veterans including Leighton Meester (Country Strong), Minka Kelly ((500) Days of Summer), Cam Gigandet (Burlesque), and Alyson Michalka (Easy A). With Billy Zane (The Phantom) and Frances Fisher (Titanic). We recently had a chance to speak with Leighton Meester, Minka Kelly, and Cam Gigandet about the new film, its similarities to Single White Female, stalkers, and college roommates. To watch our exclusive interview please click on the video clip below.
A college freshman, Sara (Kelly), is randomly assigned to a dorm room with a stranger named Rebecca (Meester). They start off as friends but things turn deadly as Rebecca begins to obsess over Sara who attempts to take over her entire life.Read More
Opening on December 22nd is the new musical drama Country Strong, from The Greatest director, Shana Feste. The movie stars Oscar winner Gwyneth Paltrow (Shakespeare in Love), Tim McGraw (The Blind Side), Garrett Hedlund (Tron: Legacy) and Leighton Meester (Gossip Girl). We recently had a chance to sit down with three of the stars from the movie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Tim McGraw and Leighton Meester, as well as the film's director, Shana Feste, to discuss Country Strong, it's compelling story and country music. To watch our exclusive interviews click on the video clips below.
Soon after a rising young singer-songwriter (Hedlund) gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star (Paltrow), the pair embarks on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager (McGraw) and featuring a beauty-queen-turned-singer (Meester). Between concerts, romantic entanglements and old demons threaten to derail them all.Read More
Leighton Meester has announced that she is leaving Gossip Girl, says The Hollywood Reporter. Of course, the show could be over before she makes her actual departure, as the actress is going to abide by her contract, which has her appearing on the popular CW series for two more seasons. After which, she will say good-bye to her character Blair Waldorf.
There were rumors earlier in the season that Blake Lively, who plays Serena van der Woodsen on the series, was leaving soon, but that news has since been proven untrue by series' creator Josh Schwartz.Read More