Sony Pictures chair Amy Pascal was part of an embarrassing email uncovered in a slew of messages leaked by hackers.
Pascal emailed her friend Scott Rudin, a producer responsible for films like No Country for Old Men and Moneyball, for suggestions on what she should ask the president at a pending fundraising breakfast:
“What should I ask the president at this stupid Jeffrey breakfast?” in reference to a breakfast hosted by DreamWorks Animation’s Jeffrey Katzenberg. Continue reading
A leaked back-and-forth email between Sony Studios co-chair Amy Pascal and producer Scott Rudin, shows massive distain for many in the industry, including Angelina Jolie, whom Rudin blasted as a “minimally talented spoiled brat.”
The drama was leaked as part of the huge Sony hack.
From Feb. 27 to Nov. 19 of this year, is the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic written by Aaron Sorkin. Continue reading
Today, Apple’s board of directors granted Steve Jobs a medical leave of absence so he can focus on his health.
Jobs sent out an email to all Apple employees and said that he is still going to be CEO of Apple and he will still be involved in “major strategic decisions” for the company, but has asked Chief Operating Officer Tim Cook to be responsible for all of Apple’s day-to-day operations.
Jobs stated, “I have great confidence that Tim and the rest of the executive management team will do a terrific job executing the exciting plans we have in place for 2011.…
The not yet released ‘musical’ film “Nine“, is filled with a star-studded cast: Daniel Day Lewis, Penelope Cruz, Nicole Kidman, Kate Hudson, ‘Prostitute’ Stacy ‘Fergie’ Ferguson, Marion Cotillard, Judi Dench and Sophia Loren.
Even though Fergie plays a prostitute, Nicole Kidman plays a sexy muse, and Kate Hudson plays a Vogue journalist, critics say it’s Pene’lope Cruz who looks set to steal the show.
The Daily Mail reports: “The Spanish actress [Penelope Cruz] puts on a racy burlesque performance in the highly anticipated movie which revolves around a film director, played by Daniel Day-Lewis, suffering from a mid-life crisis.”
“Cruz, who plays his mistress, slips into full seduction mode for the scene, in which she cavorts around in a basque, panties, pull-up stockings and high heels.”