Topic: Brie Larson

Tatiana von Furstenberg Wanted Coming-of-Age Film Tanner Hall To Be Set in Any Time Period

Tatiana von Furstenberg Wanted Coming-of-Age Film Tanner Hall To Be Set in Any Time Period

The following is a guest post from our friends at Luckymag.com.

Tanner Hall, the first feature-length film from Tatiana von Furstenberg (yep, the designer’s daughter) and Francesca Gregorini, follows four boarding school seniors making their way, messily, to adulthood. Fernanda (Rooney Mara) pursues an affair with an older married man; Lucasta (Amy Ferguson) grapples with a surprising attraction; Kate (Brie Larson) uses her sexuality to drive a teacher nearly mad; Victoria (Georgia King) sits back, pulls the strings and manipulates the whole lot. Through it all, you’ll probably find yourself gazing at Fernanda’s excellent high-heeled boots and cozy plaid coat and wondering, “hmmn, what year is it anyway?” More »

5 Actresses For Baz Luhrmann’s ‘Great Gatsby’

5 Actresses For Baz Luhrmann's 'Great Gatsby'

Calling all beautiful little fools: Baz Luhrmann‘s prepping to begin directing his film adaptation of The Great Gatsby. He’s apparently set on Leonardo DiCaprio as Jay Gatsby and Tobey Maguire as Nick Calloway — but what about Gatsby’s love, Miss Daisy Buchanan? Apparently, Baz is having a harder time finding the right woman. Rebecca Hall played the role at a reading, but the director has some other actresses in mind as well.

Reportedly, he’s considering Keira Knightley, Amanda Seyfried, Blake Lively, Abbie Cornish, Michelle Williams, Scarlett Johansson and Natalie Portman. Amanda gets our vote for the gal we can best see sinking her teeth into the iconic role, but since absolutely nobody asked us, here’s a list of five more actresses we’d like to see Baz consider for the part: More »