#TIFF12: DOONA BAE AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “CLOUD ATLAS”
Doona Bae is a bona fide Megastar back in her homeland of Korea and a few savvy Fans in these parts might recognize her from her work in Cult Hit, The Host and Sympathy for Mr. Venegeance. Bae stars in Warner Bros.' upcoming Sci-Fi Epic, Cloud Atlas which already is winning raves from Fans from this past weekend's Premiere at the Princess of Wales Theatre.
#TIFF12: LANA WACHOWSKI AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “CLOUD ATLAS”
Known best for her work in directing the Matrix Trilogy, transgender Director Lana Wachowski (formerly known as Larry) is a Star in her own right. Fans got a thrill in seeing Wachowski's new look yesterday at the Press Conference for Cloud Atlas, her upcoming Epic Sci-Fi Flick from Warner Bros. opening October 26, 2012.
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#TIFF12: TOM HANKS AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “CLOUD ATLAS”
It's rare we get a chance to see a true Icon, so needless to say it is a thrill just to even see him up-close. My Childhood memories consist largely of Tom Hanks Movies from Big to A League of their Own, to Oscar-winning turn in Forrest Gump. Hanks showed his true Star Power yesterday arriving at the Press Conference for Cloud Atlas, signing only a select few Autographs for Fans and simply throwing a satisfying wave to Fans on way out.
The Actor may or may not have had a few select words ...
#TIFF12: SUSAN SARANDON AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “CLOUD ATLAS”
Fans were delighted to see acclaimed Actress Susan Sarandon arriving at the Press Conference for Warner Bros.' upcoming Sci-Fi Epic, Cloud Atlas, making her way into the Crowd to sign some Autographs. Although it was only last year we saw her here to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Thelma & Louise, it is always a delight to see her light-up a Crowd with her smile. Beauty!
#TIFF12: HALLE BERRY AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “CLOUD ATLAS”
Beautiful Halle Berry stirred-up the crowd of Fans waiting outside the Press Conference for Cloud Atlas yesterday - just one of several Stars arriving in a fleet of SUVs for the ambitious and eagerly-awaited Sci-Fi Flick. The Oscar Winner was pure gold to Fans, generously making her way through the Crowd from front to back and signing a "storm" of Autographs. Fans were so satisfied they gave her a round of applause! It's always refreshing to see a Celebrity who "gets it" - even at Berry's ...
#TIFF12: CHRIS O’DOWD AT PREMIERE FOR “THE SAPPHIRES”
Irish-born Funnyman Chris O'Dowd quickly is becoming a household name thanks to a brilliant turn in last year's hit Comedy Bridesmaids. Just three days after his Co-Star Kristen Wiig lit-up TIFF 2012, he too came to present his latest effort, The Sapphires. which eOne Films will be releasing in Canada.
O'Dowd was gracious with Fans at the Premiere of the Musical Comedy at VISA Screening Room, stopping with cigarette in-mouth and Sharpie in one hand, ensuring every request was catered to. ...
#TIFF12: JENNIFER LAWRENCE AT PREMIERE OF “SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK”
The Hunger Games Star Jennifer Lawrence certainly is gaining lots of Oscar buzz for her work in Silver Linings Playbook from Director David O. Russell, and you would be hard-pressed to find anyone in Hollywood whose star has risen as quickly as hers these past few years. Many Insiders are saying that Lawrence's performance here alongside Bradley Cooper could well garner her a second Oscar nomination following 2010 Drama Winter's Bone.
Lawrence was extremely generous with Fans who queued the ...
#TIFF12: ICE-T AT PREMIERE OF “ICEBERG SLIM – PORTRAIT OF A PIMP”
Everybody loves a bonus! Fans waiting on the arrival of Amy Adams at the TIFF 2012 Press Conferences, got a surprise when Actor/Rapper Ice-T made a sudden appearance with longtime Partner Coco earlier today. Both were super-nice to stop by and say "hi" and I cannot lie that I loved Ice-T's leather Versace Jacket. Obsessed.
Ice-T is in-town promoting his Documentary, Iceberg Slim - Portait of a Pimp which premiered earlier this evening.
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#TIFF12: BEN AFFLECK AT PRESS CONFERENCE FOR “ARGO”
Gaining tons of Oscar buzz for his second self-directed Feature, Argo, the handsome Ben Affleck arrived with Wife Jennifer Garner in Toronto to unveil the new Political Drama. I was one of the lucky few who scored a Snap with the Actor/Director, who was wonderful to Fans with Autographs on his way to and from the Junket. Argo, Affleck admits, pays tribute to the wonderful country of Canada re-telling the story of six Americans who found shelter at the home of a Canadian Ambassador during ...
#TIFF12: LOGAN LERMAN & EZRA MILLER AT PREMIERE OF “THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER”
Based on the Novel of the same name, The Perk of Being a Wallflower comes with high expectations and made its debut at Ryerson Theatre tonight. Stars Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller drew a huge crowd, although several Fans were left disappointed as they left the venue without as much as a wave. Lerman and Miller did appear chummy, leaving side-by-side.
Fox Searchlight is scheduling a limited release for the Coming of Age Story beginning later this month.
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