TV writer and producer Cindy Chupack (Modern Family) is set to make her feature directorial debut with Whatever Makes You Happy, which has Susan Sarandon, Allison Janney and Arrow star Stephen Amell in talks to star.
Whatever Makes You Happy is an adaptation of the popular William Sutcliffe novel which follows three lifelong friends who head to New York to visit their sons.Read More
After starring in the lighthearted summer comedy Tammy, Susan Sarandon takes on the thriller genre in a new international trailer for The Calling. The actress stars as Detective Inspector Hazel Micaleff in Fort Dundas, Ontario, a sleepy town where not much happens, until one day when Hazel discovers the corpse of an elderly woman who was brutally murdered.
Ellen Burstyn, Topher Grace and Donald Sutherland round out an all-star cast in this thriller from director Jason Stone, in theaters August 29.Read More
Did Thelma & Louise invent the Selfie? That's the bold claim Susan Sarandon is making today as she reunites with co-star Geena Davis to reenact one of the more iconic scenes from their classic road drama. Check it out as the two stars prove they don't look a day older than when they shot the Ridley Scott movie, released in May of 1991.
Inventors of the #selfie at it again. #ThelmaAndLouisepic.twitter.com/1yvbF8j4fF— Susan Sarandon (@SusanSarandon) June 19, 2014Read More
Actor Ben Falcone (Identity Thief; Bridesmaids) makes his directorial debut with Tammy, from a screenplay written by himself and wife Melissa McCarthy. McCarthy stars a troubled thirty-something having a very bad day. She's totaled her clunker car, gotten fired from her thankless job at a greasy burger joint, and instead of finding comfort at home, finds her husband getting comfortable with the neighbor in her own house. It's time to take her boom box and book it. The bad news is she's broke and without wheels. The worse news is her grandma, Pearl (Susan Sarandon), is her only option, with a car, cash, and an itch to see Niagara Falls. Not exactly the escape Tammy had in mind. But on the road, with grandma riding shot gun, it may be just what Tammy needs. Check out the latest footage in the second trailer for this summer comedy, sure to be a big hit at the box office.
Tammy was released July 2nd, 2014.Read More
New Line Cinema has unveiled the first photo from Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone's upcoming comedy Tammy. Melissa McCarthy stars as a troubled woman who finds out that her husband has been cheating, so she hits the road with her obnoxiously drunk grandmother (Susan Sarandon). Check out the photo, then take a look at what actress/writer Melissa McCarthy and writer-director Ben Falcone (making his directorial debut) have to say about this project that has been five years in the making, including details on a problematic U-turn scene, and how the married pair like to balance between comedy and drama.
Another difficult part of making the movie was juggling their work with raising daughters Vivian, 6 and Georgette, 4.Read More
On Tuesday, August 13, Lionsgate Home Entertainment released the star-studded The Big Wedding on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Download. In support of the release, we have an exclusive clip from the bonus features including stars such as Robert De Niro, Susan Sarandon, Ben Barnes and Katherine Heigl discussing their experience on set.
When long divorced Don and Ellie are forced to reunite to play the happy couple for their adopted son's wedding weekend, anything can happen. After learning his biological mother is unexpectedly flying halfway across the world for the event, the duo must work together to convince her they are still happily married, much to the amusement of their adult children and friends.Read More
Shirley MacLaine has turned down the role of an alcoholic grandmother in husband and wife directing team Melissa McCarthy and Ben Falcone's debut Tammy. Susan Sarandon is now in talks for the role.
The story will follow the misadventures of a woman who is laid off from her fast food job, only to discover that same day her husband is cheating on her. She decides to take a road-trip with her foul-mouthed, diabetic grandmother who has a taste for whiskey. Melissa McCarthy is playing Tammy.Read More
Exclusive Media will finance and produce the new thriller Still of the Night, written and to be directed by Jonathan Mostow (Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, U-571) and starring Michelle Monaghan with Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon in final negotiations to star, it was announced today by Exclusive Media Co-Chairmen, Nigel Sinclair and Guy East.
Exclusive Media will produce the film alongside writer/director Jonathan Mostow and Steven Alexander.Read More