Oscar nominee, host and former General Hospital star James Franco was joined by family and friends when he received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 7. Franco (pictured with brother Dave Franco and mother Betsy Franco above) stars in director Sam Raimi’s latest film Oz The Great and Powerful, which hits theaters this weekend. See more photos after the jump! READ MORE
Former The Young and the Restless star Victoria Rowell (ex-Drucilla) was among the celebrities who turned out to support The Alliance for Children’s Rights Dinner on March 7 at the Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills. Everyone from teen sensation Selena Gomez to Mike & Molly’s Billy Gardell attended the event. See more photos after the jump!
DC #710: James Franco Talks Oz and Lusting After General Hospital's Jason Morgan on The Jolt With Larry FlickBy Luke Kerr on March 08, 2013
Franco shares what inspired him to visit General Hospital as the villain Franco. Hear Franco as he describes his role as OZ in Disney’s Oz the Great and Powerful. Listen as he discusses his indie film Interior. Leather Bar. and get insight into his motivation for the boundary pushing film. .
All this and much more on today’s Daytime Confidential podcast!
Former General Hospital and The Vampire Diaries star Sebastian Roche has landed a role opposite Liam Neeson in A Walk Among The Tombstones, according to Deadline.
Reportedly he will play:
Yuri Landau, a middle class Russian drug dealer whose daughter is kidnapped. He asks hardboiled ex-NYPD cop and unlicensed private detective Matt Scudder, played by Neeson, to help get her back before it is too late. READ MORE
Get ready for the much-mentioned father of The Young and the Restless’ Leslie (Angell Conwell) and Tyler (Redaric Williams) to arrive in Genoa City. According to Horror Society.com, Tony Todd, best known for his roles in Platoon, Final Destination and the horror smash, Candyman, has landed the role of the incarcerated Gus Rogan. When asked about upcoming projects, Todd revealed,
Yeah, I’ve got a bunch of films in the can. There’s a film called Unbroken. There’s a film that I made in Wales called Dead of Nite, which is making its Australian debut in April and I’m part of that. I’m currently doing day work on and when I say day work, I just mean I consider it my day job. I’m working on The Young and the Restless that just celebrated its 40th anniversary. They came to me with a character that I just couldn’t refuse. The difference in working in the soap world, you have to come totally prepared and you’re there and you basically have one take. I look at that as a challenge and my character is really a unique one. I play a prisoner who’s falsely accused of murdering his wife. I’ve done 4 episodes so far and I’m going to do at least 20. So that’s what I’m doing right now, I just worked yesterday. It’s a whole new demographic, I have my reasons for everything that I do. READ MORE