Will Smith sent 'Bad Boys' director Michael Bay a personalized note admitting that he was right about insisting that the actor go shirtless in the movie
The filmmaker shared a video on Instagram, revealing that the actor gifted him with a copy of his self-titled memoir that was released in November.news.yahoo.com
Will Smith says he and director Michael Bay had '1 of our biggest disputes' over whether or not the actor should be shirtless in 'Bad Boys'
In his memoir, Smith said that he told the director that it would be "corny" and unnatural to be shirtless in the scene, but Bay thought otherwise.news.yahoo.com
New this week: 'Moonbase 8,' Kylie Minogue & Niall Horan
(Showtime via AP)Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. — “Outrage”: If you’re looking for some distractions on election day, the excellent Women Make Film series is still going strong on TCM. — AP Film Writer Lindsey BahrMUSIC— The final solo recording from late jazz legend Dave Brubeck will be released Friday. Showtime’s “Moonbase 8” stars Fred Armisen, John C. Reilly and Tim Heidecker as astronauts trying to qualify for a moon mission. For Showtime subscribers, the full series will be available Sunday night on the channel’s apps and on-demand platforms.
Union tells actors not to work on pandemic film "Songbird"
LOS ANGELES The union that represents film actors told its members Thursday not to work on the upcoming pandemic thriller Songbird, saying the filmmakers have not been up-front about safety measures and had not signed the proper agreements for the movie that is among the first in production after coronavirus closures. Actors had reportedly been rehearsing remotely for the film produced by Michael Bay and directed by Adam Mason. "Also, as noted in the Do Not Work order, the producers have not yet become signatory to our agreement. We have no further comment.The small film was among the first to attempt to resume production after the long closure. One of the companies, Invisible Narrative, told Deadline, We are actively working to resolve this paperwork issue with the guild.
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" stars
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" stars Michael Bay's latest action flick, "Transformers: Age of Extinction" features an all-new human cast in this fourth installment in the franchise based on the popular toyline. Mark Wahlberg and Kelsey Grammer spoke to CBS News' Ken Lombardi about making the film.cbsnews.com