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Martin Scorsese's Silence Has Lost One Of Its Stars
Martin Scorsese has spent a good, long time trying to get Silence onto the big screen, and it looks like it's all coming together. Unfortunately, the cast has lost one of its brightest stars.
Ken Watanabe Mike Reyes 2015-01-05
Doctor Strange Might Be Eying These Three Actors For A Crucial Role
Now that Benedict Cumberbatch has been cast as Doctor Strange, Marvel is focusing their attention on finding the rest of the 2016 blockbusterís cast. Itís being reported that there are three actors currently being looked at for an important character from the Sorcerer Supremeís history.
Ken Watanabe Adam Holmes 2014-12-12
Transformers: Age Of Extinction Adds John Goodman And Ken Watanabe In Voice-Over Roles
The announcement comes directly from Michael Bay's official website, and actually identifies the roles that Goodman and Watanabe will be playing in the movie (something that has become a bit of a rarity in modern blockbusters). Goodman will be voicing Hound, whom Transformers fans may remember is able to turn into a Jeep or humvee.
Ken Watanabe Eric Eisenberg 2014-05-08
Watch Ken Watanabe Play Clint Eastwood's Role In Unforgiven Remake Trailer
Damn I wish I spoke Japanese. Still, even without being able to understand what these performers are saying, itís easy to be taken in by this trailerís striking visuals, stirring soundtrack, and steely bravado of Ken Watanabe in this intriguing remake of Unforgiven.
Ken Watanabe Kristy Puchko 2013-07-21
Ken Watanabe Joins Godzilla As Production Begins
Filming is now underway in Vancouver, using a script written in part by Max Borenstein, Frank Darabont and Dave Callaham. The film is aiming for a May 16, 2014 release date, opening the week before Matt Reeves' Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and just two weeks after Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
Ken Watanabe Eric Eisenberg 2013-03-18
Japanese Unforgiven Remake Will Star Ken Watanabe
Watanabe is one of the most famous Japanese actors here in America, so of course we're all going to respond with "Yeah, he's perfect!" But I'm assuming that audiences in Japan are as impressed by his talents as we are, and that he'll be able to knock out a role even as iconic as William Munny (who, obviously, will have a new name in the Japanese version)
Ken Watanabe Katey Rich 2012-08-20
Gary Oldman Turns Down Akira, Ken Watanabe Offered Role Instead
Watanabe makes a lot of sense to play the role, but it's terrible that the choice is obviously for the wrong reasons. Thanks to his parts in Inception, Batman Begins and The Last Samurai, the actor is probably the most recognized Japanese thespian in America, and therefore a perfect way for WB to say that the entire movie isn't being whitewashed. Politics aside, what do you think of Ken Watanabe playing The Colonel?
Ken Watanabe Eric Eisenberg 2011-11-22
Christopher Nolan Tries And Fails To See Inception
Hereís a new Inception question for you: is there air conditioning in limbo? By the look of those dilapidated buildings, Iíd guess not, however, I doubt the folks attending the screening
Ken Watanabe Perri Nemiroff 2010-07-18
Inception B-Roll Footage Takes You Behind-The-Scenes
It feels as though it has taken us an eternity to get to this point, but we are than a month away from the premiere of Christopher Nolan's Inception. Because of the way that the film has been
Ken Watanabe Eric Eisenberg 2010-06-28
Ken Watanabe Making Directorial Debut With World War II Film?
How will he be as a director? Who knows! I'm always willing to give the benefit of the doubt, though, to actors with a lot of experience working with talented directors, since you have to figure out they picked up some tips on the job
Ken Watanabe Katey Rich 2010-06-01
International Inception Trailer Offers More Clues
A new Japanese teaser trailer for Christopher Nolanís Inception debuted recently on Japanese television and has since found its way online along with a series of Inception production photos
Ken Watanabe Josh Tyler 2010-05-25
Inception Character Posters Define Roles
Each poster introduces a character and gives him a job title. DiCaprio is The Architect, Joseph Gordon Levitt is The Point Man, Ken Watanabe is The Tourist, and so on. Even these titles
Ken Watanabe Josh Tyler 2010-05-24
Captain Picard's Romulan Clone Joins Inception
More casting on Christopher Nolanís next movie, which is absolutely not Batman. So please, no starting rumors that The Riddler is actually a clone of Captain Picard, because Tom Hardy is officially on board Inception along with former next to last Samurai Ken Watanabe
Ken Watanabe Josh Tyler 2009-05-05
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