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Film: Newswire: John Slattery smooth-talks his way into directing some of the best characters actors around in his feature debut
Having honed his skills by directing several episodes of Mad Men—episodes that, demonstrating admirable restraint, weren’t just a series of scenes in which Roger Sterling beds every woman in the office—John Slattery is now moving on to movies. Variety re from The A.V. Club Read more »
TV Stars Go to the Movies!
Lance Reddick, White House Down The Fringe alum will find himself in familiar territory as an agent tasked with protecting the Speaker of the House (Richard Jenkins) when a paramilitary group takes the White House hostage in the Roland Emmerich popcorn f from TV Guide Read more »
Philip Seymour Hoffman and Christina Hendricks to Star in 'God's Pocket'
Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman is set to star alongside Richard Jenkins, Christina Hendricks and John Turturro in the indie movie "God's Pocket," which will mark the feature directorial debut of "Mad Men" star John Slattery. Park Pictures Features i from The Wrap Read more »
Oscar nominee Richard Jenkins to return to Trinity Rep
Richard and Sharon Jenkins at the 2009 SAG Awards. PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Oscar nominee Richard Jenkins returns to Trinity Rep next season to direct Lionel Bart's family musical "Oliver." His wife, Sharon, will choreograph the show, which runs from Feb. 20 from Providence Journal Read more »
NEW DVD RELEASES
Even if Tom Cruise isn't as physically imposing as the Jack Reacher envisioned by author Lee Child, he can still bring the intimidation. Cruise carries off the part with a bruising panache. Based on Child's novel "One Shot," it's about an Iraq War sniper from GoErie.com Read more »