Tag Archive: celebrity

Tribute: Bob Hoskins

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We have just received word that actor Bob Hoskins has passed away. After being diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease in 2011 he stepped away from acting roles, with Snow White and the Hunstman being his final performance.… Continue reading

Exclusive Interview with Robert Maschio

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Yesterday we published our talk with Sam ‘Ted’ Lloyd and now it’s time for THE TODD! Brace yourself for an epic high-five… The audio is in two parts (required for high-five sound effects)… Continue reading

Tribute: Mickey Rooney

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I don’t remember ever becoming aware of Mickey Rooney. He’s been so long a part of cinema and television he feels like he’s always been there. And to an extent, he has. Rooney started performing on… Continue reading

5 Reasons The Rani is the Most Awesome Time Lord: A Tribute to Kate O’Mara

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Yesterday we received word that the actress Kate O’Mara has passed away at the age of 74 following a short illness. O’Mara has been a staple on cinema and television screens since the… Continue reading

A Tribute to Philip Seymour Hoffman

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It seems too often in life that great artists leave the world too soon.  James Dean, Freddie Mercury, and Jack Kerouac are just a few names that spring to mind.  Sadly I can… Continue reading

A Tribute to Paul Walker’s Charity Efforts

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On Saturday November 3oth the world heard the unfortunate news that 40-year old actor Paul Walker died in a car crash. Walker is best known for the hugely popular action film series The… Continue reading

One Hit Wonder: M. Night Shyamalan

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Continuing the series that puts the spotlight on film makers who haven’t been able to get past that one big hit and asks: are they more than one hit wonders? Who is He?… Continue reading

One Hit Wonder: Kevin Smith

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Last time in this series we looked at documentary film maker Morgan Spurlock, with the judgement and public votes both declaring him a one hit wonder. Now we aim for a (ahem) bigger… Continue reading

Tribute to Dennis Farina

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Last week the film and television community lost gifted performer Dennis Farina. The Italian-American actor made a mark for himself playing roles on both sides of the blue line – cops and criminals.… Continue reading

One Hit Wonder: Morgan Spurlock

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One of my favourite things on the internet right now is the One Hit Wonderland series by Todd in the Shadows over at Channel Awesome. He takes bands and musicians who created one… Continue reading