LINCOLN

DANIEL DAY LEWIS

 

Based on the book “Team of Rivals” by Doris Kearns Goodwin, Daniel Day Lewis has teamed up with Steven Spielberg to create an epic film depicting the life of  Abraham Lincoln. There exists only a hand full of actor’s with the ability to completely transform themselves into the characters they play, Daniel Day Lewis stands at the top of that list. Filming is expected to begin next fall, and the movie is to be released in late 2012.

15 MINUTES

 

"In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes."

 

This well known prophesy by Andy Warhol perfectly sums up the world we live in. With the advent of social media platforms and reality TV, fame is now accessible to all who desire it. Warhol was not only an artistic revolutionary, he was also a cultural phenomenon and part of a select few of artists who bridged the gap from artist to philosopher.

ICONS

Javier Bardem

Javier Bardem has just been cast as the next villain in the upcoming James Bond film titled for now as Bond 23. His chilling portrayal as a gun for hire in No Country for Old Men earned him an Academy Award in 2007.