New this week: 'Turning Red,' Ryan Reynolds and Mooski album
This week’s new entertainment releases include albums from Canadian rocker Bryan Adams and a Stephen Sondheim tribute from Betty Buckley, Ryan Reynolds starring as a time-traveling pilot in Netflix’s “The Adam Project” and a small-town murder case gets some big-star wattage in NBC’s “The Thing About Pam” with Renée Zellweger.
Stanley Tucci shares Thanksgiving photo with brother-in-law John Krasinski
'A Quiet Place' New York premiere after party Felicity Blunt, John Krasinski, Noah Jupe, Emily Blunt and Stanley Tucci attend the New York premiere after party for "A Quiet Place" on April 2, 2018 in New York City. (Sylvain Gaboury/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images, File)Actor and writer Stanley Tucci wished his Instagram followers a happy Thanksgiving on Thursday with a Polaroid-style photo of him and his brother-in-law, fellow actor John Krasinski. >> Related: Actor Stanley Tucci reveals he was treated for cancer 3 years agoKrasinski, 42, married actress Emily Blunt, 38, in 2010, according to People. At the couple’s wedding, Emily Blunt introduced Tucci, who co-starred with her in 2006′s “The Devil Wears Prada,” to her older sister, literary agent Felicity Blunt, Page Six reported. Tucci and Felicity Blunt tied the knot in 2012, according to People.wftv.com
Actor Stanley Tucci reveals he was treated for cancer 3 years ago
Cancer revealed: Actor Stanley Tucci said he was diagnosed and treated for a tumor at the base of his tongue three years ago. (Michael Kovac/Getty Images for Acura)Actor Stanley Tucci revealed he was diagnosed and successfully treated for cancer three years ago. “The kids were great, but it was hard for them,” Tucci told Vera. According to Vera, Tucci touched wood with both hands when he said his cancer was unlikely to return. “I feel much older than I did before I was sick,” Tucci told the magazine.wftv.com
Clooney, 'Billie Holiday' among AARP movie award honorees
This image released by Paramount Pictures shows Andra Day in "The United States vs Billie Holiday." (Takashi Seida/Paramount Pictures via AP)“The United States vs. Billie Holiday,” “Minari,” “Da 5 Bloods” and “One Night in Miami” are among the films AARP is honoring at its annual Movies for Grownups Awards, the nonprofit organization said Thursday. Director Lee Daniels’ “The United States vs. Billie Holiday,” starring Andra Day as the jazz singer, was named best picture, while the Korean American family drama “Minari” got best intergenerational film. “We focus on films made by and for grownups,” said Tim Appelo, the film and television critic for AARP. Catherine O’Hara took best actress for “Schitt’s Creek,” Mark Ruffalo got best actor for “I Know This Much is True” and “This Is Us” was named best series.
Q&A: Stanley Tucci on grief, food and 'Supernova'
In "Supernova," Tucci plays a man slipping into dementia taking a possibly final road trip with his longtime partner, played by Colin Firth. In “Supernova,” Tucci plays Tusker, a novelist on the edge of early on-set dementia. Speaking by video conference from London, Tucci mused that he might celebrate the film's premiere by a Zoom with Firth, over Negronis. I cooked for Colin when I did “Supernova.” We’ve been friends for a long time so we’re in each other’s kitchens. I’m older but I’m not old yet, I don’t think.
The sultry Stanley Tucci
The very funny, very charming Stanley Tucci was tracked down in London just before Christmas. Actor Stanley Tucci with correspondent Holly Williams. Tucci helped get the film made, including sending the script to his friend, Colin Firth. The film helped get Tucci noticed, and was also just the beginning of his very public obsession with food. "You know, I don't want to be inappropriate, but they are quite sultry, some of them," Williams said.cbsnews.com
In Conversation: Stanley Tucci
In Conversation: Stanley Tucci Acclaimed character actor Stanley Tucci not only steals scenes, in such films as "Julie & Julia," "The Devil Wears Prada" and "The Lovely Bones," but he's also earned an online cult following with his way of mixing a Negroni. Tucci talks with correspondent Holly Williams about his latest film, "Supernova" (about a middle-aged gay couple dealing with one partner's early-onset dementia), and his very public obsession with food and drink.cbsnews.com
"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 1/31
"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 1/31 Guest host: Mo Rocca. In our cover story, Susan Spencer meets a pioneer in the study of stroke recovery. Plus: David Pogue explains the GameStop stock battle pitting Wall Street hedge funds against day traders; Rocca talks with Mark Harris, author of a new biography of director Mike Nichols; Holly Williams profiles actor and Negroni-mixer Stanley Tucci; Tracy Smith talks with Andra Day and Lee Daniels, star and director of a new film about legendary jazz singer Billie Holiday; and Martha Teichner tells the story behind her new book, "When Harry Met Minnie," a true tale of puppy love and friendship.cbsnews.com
In ‘Supernova,’ Stanley Tucci and Colin Firth stage a heartbreaking fight against the dying of the light
A supernova is an explosion often caused by the spectacular demise of a dying star. In Supernova, Stanley Tucci plays Tusker, a writer struggling with early-onset dementia. “I’m becoming a passenger, and I’m not a passenger,” Tusker tells Sam. It’s not even the best film about dementia you’ll see in the next couple of months; that honor goes to The Father, starring Anthony Hopkins. Circling back to my talk with Tucci, I recall him explaining how he chooses roles.orlandoweekly.com
This week on "Sunday Morning" (January 31)
Correspondent David Pogue breaks down this complex controversy and examines the anti-Wall Street culture that has prompted calls to revise stock trading rules. For more info:The Emmy Award-winning "CBS Sunday Morning" is broadcast on CBS Sundays beginning at 9:00 a.m. Find out when "Sunday Morning" airs in your city"Sunday Morning" also streams on CBSN beginning at 9:00 a.m. Full episodes of "Sunday Morning" are now available to watch on demand on CBSNews.com, CBS.com and CBS All Access, including via Apple TV, Android TV, Roku, Chromecast, Amazon FireTV/FireTV stick and Xbox. You can also download the free "Sunday Morning" audio podcast at iTunes and at Play.it.cbsnews.com
Zemeckis’ ‘The Witches’ heads to HBO Max for Halloween
The Robert Zemeckis adaptation of “Roald Dahl’s The Witches” has found a new home on HBO Max this month just in time for Halloween. Warner Bros. said Friday that “The Witches” will debut on the subscription streaming service, owned by parent company WarnerMedia, on Oct. 22. Dahl’s 1983 novel about an orphaned boy who discovers a coven of witches that hate children was previously adapted for the big screen in 1990 by director Nicolas Roeg. It starred Angelica Huston, Mai Zetterling and Rowan Atkinson and was a box office flop, despite its critical acclaim. This new version has actor Jahzir Bruno playing the boy who must try to stop the witches from turning the world's children into mice.