Kirk Douglas

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Zendaya during the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony held virtually on September 20, 2020. Photograph: American Broadcasting Companies,/AFP via Getty Images

Euphoria star Zendaya made history with her surprise victory at the Emmys, becoming the youngest actress to win the outstanding drama lead award. The(...)

Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner  in 1974. Photograph: Michael Ochs Archives/Getty

Every evening, Mel Brooks leaves his home in Santa Monica, gets in his car and stares down Los Angeles’ notorious rush-hour traffic to go to Carl Rein(...)

Actor Kirk Douglas holding shield and sword as he faces actor Woody Strode (as Draba), in scene from Stanley Kubrick’s film Spartacus. Photograph: JR Eyerman//Time Life Pictures/Getty

Like many actors of his generation, Kirk Douglas didn’t weather the social changes of the 1960s so well. Whereas today’s actors get high-profile leads(...)

Cameron Douglas. Photograph: Harry Eelman/New York Times

IN HIS NEW MEMOIR, LONG WAY HOME, MICHAEL DOUGLAS’S ELDEST SON WRITES ABOUT THE ‘DEMENTED DEATH WISH’ THAT DROVE HIM TO DRUGS AND CRIME, SHINING A (...)

Vincent Van Gogh: Willem Dafoe as the painter in Julian Schnabel’s At Eternity’s Gate

From blockbusters to art house, Willem Dafoe throws himself into every part. But he makes sure to have fun doing it, and doesn’t mind playing a cha(...)

Fatheads on the internet are already beginning to grumble about the imminent Oceans 8

Let’s remake every film with an all-female cast. No, hear me out. There are obviously some downsides to this plan. For starters, we have enough remake(...)

Donald Sutherland gets mad in ‘The Leisure Seeker’

Look, it’s only fair. Hollywood has aimed undemanding, patronising films at kids for generations. It can only be right that older people now get their(...)

Paddy Considine: “I thought maybe I was one of those guys like Alex Ferguson; that I’d be better in management than I was as a player. I felt very insecure about acting, so I thought I’d be happier behind the camera.” Photograph: Dave J Hogan/Getty Images

At first glance, Journeyman looks like another one of those appositely scrappy, noble British boxing films. Actor Paddy Considine’s second outing as a(...)

Hollywood great: Olivia de Havilland in 1938. Photograph: George Hurrell/Donaldson/Ochs/Getty

To the relief of film-makers and TV executives everywhere, a panel of three judges has rejected the defamation suit brought by the veteran actor Olivi(...)

Saoirse Ronan wins Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for ‘Lady Bird’. Photograph: Paul Drinkwater/Courtesy of NBC/Retuers

Saoirse Ronan, the most celebrated Irish actor of her generation, has won the award for best actress in a comedy or musical at the 75th Golden Globes.(...)

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