Gus Van Sant could adapt manga series "Death Note"

The director behind "Milk" has been tapped by Warner Bros to helm an adaptation of the Japanese manga series, the Tracking Board reports. If the news is true, Gus Van Sant will be replacing Shane Black, who was previously attached to bring ".....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooApr 21st, 2017

ABC Greenlights ‘When We Rise’ LGBT Rights Mini With Gus Van Sant Directing

ABC is reassembling the team of the 2008 movie Milk for another project about the gay rights movement, eight-hour miniseries When We Rise. Milk director Gus Van Sant has joined the mini, written/executive produced by Milk writer Dustin Lance Black and exe.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineDec 21st, 2015

First Look: Matthew McConaughey Fights to Survive in Gus Van Sant"s "Sea of Trees"

The eerie first image from Gus Van Sant's highly anticipated Sea of Trees has just been released, featuring a bloody Matthew McConaughey. In the film, McConaughey plays Arthur Brennan, who treks into Aokigahara -- known as "The Sea of Trees" -- a mysterio.....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineOct 24th, 2014

Van Sant not too fazed by harsh reviews on "The Sea of Trees"

CANNES, France (Reuters) - "The Sea of Trees", Gus van Sant's metaphysical tale set in Japan's 'suicide forest', got a harsh reception from the critics at the Cannes Film Festival, but the Palme d'Or winner seemed unperturbed by the few boos that greeted .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2015

Van Sant, Macbeth to jazz up 68th Cannes film festival

PARIS (Reuters) - Palme d'Or laureate Gus Van Sant's "The Sea of Trees" and Justin Kurzel's "Macbeth" will jazz up the 68th Cannes festival, the glittering cinema showcase to which Woody Allen returns after a three-year hiatus......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 19th, 2015

British Museum celebrates three generations of manga artists

London's British Museum takes a look at manga, Japan's widely popular graphic art form, in a new exhibition showcasing the works of different generations of artists. "Manga now: three generations" features recent and newly commissioned artwork from Chiba .....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooSep 3rd, 2015

Olympic Hottie Gus Kenworthy Opens Up About Life After Coming Out, And Battling Gay Stereotypes

In October, Olympic skier, and hottie of all X Games hotties, Gus Kenworthy, came out to the public. Gus, now 24, had kept his sexuality a secret since the age of 16. “I was at the point where I couldn’t lie anymore,” he told UsWeekly. T.....»»

Category: topSource: celebuzzDec 4th, 2015

Matthew McConaughey’s movie isn’t doing alright, alright, alright in theaters

Did you know that Matthew McConaughey and Naomi Watts have a new movie out in theaters right now. Don’t worry no one else seemed to know about The Sea of Trees is out either. The film that is directed by Gus Van Sant made just $1,877 over the weeken.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgSep 3rd, 2016

Gus Van Sant"s The Sea Of Trees Set For US Release

Gus Van Sant"s The Sea Of Trees Set For US Release.....»»

Category: topSource: contactmusicAug 27th, 2016

Matthew McConaughey Causes Swooning in New Lincoln Commercial

He’s a man with refined taste and stunning good looks and Matthew McConaughey is the perfect fit for the new round of ads from Lincoln Motors. Under the direction of Gus Van Sant, the “Lincoln Lawyer” hunk simply drives the 2016 MKX crossover SUV t.....»»

Category: topSource: celebrity-gossipSep 13th, 2015

Cannes: Matthew McConaughey Responds to "Sea of Trees" Boos

Gus Van Sant's latest got a harsh reception following Friday's press screening. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterMay 17th, 2015

First look: Matthew McConaughey in "Sea of Trees"

The Gus Van Sant film is the first role he took after winning his Oscar.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 22nd, 2014

Avan Jogia Joins James Franco In ‘Michael"; Oliver Platt Has ‘The Ticket"; Carra Patterson Heads To ‘Compton’

Twisted's Avan Jogia has landed a role in Michael opposite James Franco for director Justin Kelly and executive producer Gus Van Sant. Franco stars as a gay activist who, after enduring years of taunts and struggle, becomes an anti-gay Christian pastor. J.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineFeb 16th, 2017

"League" Star Katie Aselton Joins Matthew McConaughey in "Sea of Trees" (Exclusive)

Gus van Sant is directing the indie drama whose script was on the 2013 Black List.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterFeb 17th, 2017

‘Sea Of Trees’ With Matthew McConaughey Begins Lensing In Massachusetts, Japan

Gus Van Sant’s next directorial Sea of Trees starring Matthew McConaughey, Ken Watanabe and Naomi Watts is currently in production in rural Massachusetts and will be moving its production to Japan in September.  Financier and producer Ken Kao and .....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 30th, 2014

Naomi Watts Joins "Insurgent," Two "Allegiant" Films (Exclusive)

The actress will follow up the "Divergent" sequel with Gus Van Sant's "Sea of Trees" opposite Matthew McConaughey.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJun 4th, 2014

CANNES: Matthew McConaughey Drama Lands Worldwide Distribution Deals

Matthew McConaughey and Gus Van Sant came to Cannes last week to pitch a crowd of international buyers on their new drama, “Sea of Trees.” Six days later, the film about a man lost in Japan’s Aokigahara forest has secured distribution de.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMay 21st, 2014

Bruce Springsteen & Tony Sirico To Appear On Steven Van Zandt’s Series ‘Lilyhammer’

Steven Van Zandt is bringing old friends to his Norwegian drama series Lilyhammer, which airs as a Netflix original. I hear Van Zandt's The Sopranos co-star Tony Sirico has joined the upcoming third season in a recurring role, and Van Zandt's longtime E S.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineFeb 13th, 2015

Japan naming 88 manga, animation landmarks to boost tourism

TOKYO (AP) — Eighty-eight places in Japan are going to be designated "animation spots" to encourage visitors to seek out the train stations, school campuses, rural shrines and other fairly everyday places where popular "manga" charac.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooSep 18th, 2016

The images and influence of Japan"s greatest manga artist

The images of Japan's manga horror king.....»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukDec 1st, 2015

The reclusive manga artist and his man-eating giants

The reclusive manga artist and his man-eating giants.....»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukOct 20th, 2015