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The ‘Venom’ voice of Tom Hardy was inspired by Busta Rhymes and Method Man. Tom Hardy learnt how to master clashing personalities when he first debuted as Eddie Brock in Venom in 2018. In the film, he played Eddie and also voiced the alien symbiote, virtually playing two roles at once. Venom is both humorous and violent as a persona, and Hardy had to come up with subtle nuances to convey this. However, he drew inspiration for Venom’s voice from musicians and one actor, including rappers Method Man, Redman, and Busta Rhymes. Tom Hardy’s Venom voice was inspired by Method…

Julie Andrews hurled a ‘Stream of Colorful Expletives’ after an accident while filming ‘Mary Poppins.’ Julie Andrews earned an Academy Award for her role as a magical nanny in Mary Poppins, a wholesome family favorite. Because she was several months pregnant, she wasn’t sure she’d get the job at first, but Walt Disney executives arranged for production to wait for her. Andrews’ official film debut was Mary Poppins, but things weren’t always going smoothly behind the scenes. In truth, such flying sceneries were both unpleasant and dangerous. Andrews was in a bad mood after a terrible fall, cursing the moon…

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone celebrates its 20th anniversary in November 2021, marking the birth of the film franchise. Fans watched Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint grow up on screen as the main trio of wizard friends. Director Chris Columbus helmed the first two movies, and he, along with J.K. Rowling and producer David Heyman, cast most of the beloved characters. At one point, the late Robin Williams wanted to be part of the production, but Columbus had to turn him down. Why Chris Columbus couldn’t cast Robin Williams in ‘Harry Potter’ From the beginning, all the…

Food Network’s First Feature Film, ‘Candy Coated Christmas,’ Will Star Ree Drummond. Since launching her blog in 2006, Ree Drummond has been building her Pioneer Woman empire. Following that, she was picked up by Food Network for her own TV show. Drummond forges on into a new frontier: acting, with a program and lifestyle brand already under her belt. Candy Coated Christmas, Food Network’s inaugural film, features her. Ree Drummond of the Food Network stars in ‘Candy Coated Christmas.’ Drummond has already gained the titles of author, chef, television broadcaster, and celebrity lifestyle mogul. Fans of The Pioneer Woman are…

Longtime besties Matt Damon and Ben Affleck reunite on-screen in The Last Duel, 25 years after they co-wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting. Though Damon had a cameo in 2004’s Jersey Girl, the pair headline the upcoming historical drama alongside Jodie Comer and Adam Driver. French medieval customs almost had Affleck and Damon smooch in the film, but the scene didn’t make the final cut. Matt Damon and Ben Affleck’s association turns cold in ‘The Last Duel’ The Last Duel draws from a real-life incident that occurred in 1386. Eric Jager, a UCLA professor, wrote the book that inspired…