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33 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Keanu Reeves

Posted By Jonny Black on Oct 24th 2014 4:00PM
Keanu Reeves just turned 50, and he's still kicking butt on the big screen. Reeves broke out in the late '80s as the now iconic Ted Theodore Logan in "Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure" (1989) before "Point Break" (1991) and "Speed" (1994) made the actor a bonafide action star -- and that was all before he became Neo in "The Matrix" trilogy. In the past few years, Reeves has also found... read more

35 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About Brad Pitt

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
Since breaking out over 20 years ago in "Thelma & Louise," Brad Pitt has been difficult to miss. After landing his place in cinematic history as a hunky (and shirtless) criminal, Pitt's career blossomed with starring roles in critical and box office hits alike, such as "A River Runs Through It" (1992), "Seven" (1995), and "12 Monkeys" (1995) -- just to name a few. In the past two decades,...

17 Things You Never Knew About Luke Evans

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
In the past few years, Luke Evans has gone from virtual unknown to an international star. The actor left his mark on the London Theatre, starring in several musicals before making his big screen debut in "Clash of the Titans." Since the 2010 film, Evans has starred in over a dozen movies, including hit franchises "The Hobbit," as Bard the Bowman, and "Fast & Furious," where he played an...

Everything You Never Knew About Ben Affleck

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
Ben Affleck has been tough to miss these past 20 years, and he's not slowing down anytime soon. Since having early success as a child star in the '80s, Affleck reinvented himself alongside lifelong friend Matt Damon in "Good Will Hunting" (1997), not only starring in the film, but also winning an Oscar as co-screenwriter. After the life-changing experience, the young actor found offers piling...

Chloë Grace Moretz Facts: 17 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Young Star

Posted By Jonny Black on September 09, 2014
She may be a teenager, but Chloë Grace Moretz already has over 40 film and TV credits to her name. Moretz got her start early, making her big screen debut at the age of 6 in "Amityville Horror," but it wasn't until 2010 that she broke out in bloody crowd-pleaser "Kick-Ass." Since her performance as the tough-as-nails Hit-Girl, the actress has turned in memorable starring performances in...

Tina Fey Facts: 23 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Actress

Posted By Jonny Black on September 09, 2014
Is Tina Fey the queen of comedy? Since breaking out on "Saturday Night Live" as head writer and anchor of Weekend Update, Fey has had her hands all over TV and film. She engineered a critically acclaimed sitcom, "30 Rock," while starring in hits like "Mean Girls" and "The Muppets Most Wanted." Did we mention she's also hosted the Golden Globes... twice? This fall, she can be seen again on the...

Kristen Wiig Facts: 23 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Actress

Posted By Jonny Black on September 09, 2014
Since breaking out on "Saturday Night Live," Kristen Wiig has been lighting up the comedy scene and paving the way for female entertainers. After realizing that acting was her passion, the art student dropped everything and headed out to Los Angeles to make her dreams a reality. While success was hardly immediate for Wiig, her hall of fame "SNL" career and breakout film role in "Bridesmaids"...

Michael Keaton Facts: 29 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Actor

Posted By Jonny Black on September 09, 2014
Twenty-five years after he first donned the cape as Batman, Michael Keaton is back and exploring his superhero past. Keaton got his start on "Mister Rogers," though, most of his work was surprisingly behind the scenes. It really wouldn't be until 1982 that the actor would break out in Ron Howard's "Night Shift," and a few years later, his career went into overdrive. After collaborating with...

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Facts: 21 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'Veep' Star

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
Arguably the greatest female comedic actor ever (she has the Emmys to prove it), Julia Louis-Dreyfus hardly needs an introduction. At only 21 years old, the actress was cast on "Saturday Night Live," a Cinderella-like start for the young New York native. While the show didn't catapult her to fame, it was a stepping-stone that culminated with her landing the role of Elaine Benes on "Seinfeld"...

Eva Green Facts: 27 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'Sin City' Star

Posted By Jonny Black on October 10, 2014
Eva Green never let her role as a Bond Girl typecast her, and, today, the actress is working more than ever. After getting her start in an erotic Bertolucci film and breaking out in 2005's "Casino Royale," Green has played one captivating role after another. She was a standout in Tim Burton's poorly received "Dark Shadows" (2012) opposite Johnny Depp and is currently earning rave reviews for...

Chris Pratt Shares an Extremely Personal Photo From His Humble Beginnings

Posted By Corey Teich on August 08, 2014
Before starring in "Guardians of the Galaxy," the summer blockbuster that has made over $200 million at the box office, not to mention his stint on "Parks and Rec," Chris Pratt's life was... different. His extremely humble beginnings start in Hawaii, living out of a van and waiting tables at the Bubba Gump Shrimp Company. Luckily, actor/director Rae Dawn Chong gave Chris Pratt a role in "Cursed...

Taylor Swift Facts: 27 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Grammy-Winner

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
Taylor Swift may not be a movie star (yet), but her talents are already known worldwide. Since blowing up in 2008, Swift has been hard to miss, known as much for her acclaimed music as for her rather public relationships. With numerous Grammys and multi-platinum albums already under her belt, she's turning her attention to the big screen. This week, the renowned musician can be seen in the...

Megan Fox Facts: 21 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'TMNT' Star

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
"Transformers" (2007) launched Megan Fox to international stardom -- and into every man's dreams. This summer, the actress re-teams with Michael Bay -- following their reconciliation -- for another film adaptation of a classic cartoon, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles." Since breaking out, Fox has been seen in "Jennifer's Body" and "This Is 40," gotten married to her longtime boyfriend, Brian...

Chris Pratt Facts: 17 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the 'Guardians' Star

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
Chris Pratt is now a full-fledged action star. One of the most likable actors today, Pratt found a home on network television from the start with recurring roles on "Everwood," "The O.C.," and, of course, on "Parks and Recreation." Rather than just sticking with the small screen, the actor slowly showed his range and landed in a string of Oscar-nominated films in supporting, but memorable,...

Dwayne Johnson Facts: 29 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About The Rock

Posted By Jonny Black on July 07, 2014
No matter the stage, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is one of the best performers of his generation. Breaking out on the WWF circuit in the mid-90s as the smack-talking "The Rock," Johnson eventually outgrew the ring and brought his talents to the big screen. The starring roles came immediately with sleeper hits such as "The Rundown" (2003) and "Walking Tall" (2004), and it wasn't long before the...

Dane Cook Facts: 21 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Comic

Posted By Jonny Black on July 07, 2014
Dane Cook is one of the most financially successful comics of all time -- he's also one of the most controversial. Cook exploded onto the national scene with two certified platinum comedy albums and historic sold-out shows, though many people questioned the origin of several of his jokes. But whether you believe he's "stolen" material from other comics (like Louis C.K.) or not, there's little...

Gary Oldman Facts: 27 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the British Actor

Posted By Jonny Black on July 07, 2014
Whether or not you agree with his recent comments in Playboy, there's no denying Gary Oldman is one of the great actors of our time. Ever since breaking out in 1986's "Sid and Nancy" as the self-destructing Sex Pistol Sid Vicious, Oldman has transformed himself from one role to the next. A true chameleon, the actor changes his voice for every part and is nearly unrecognizable in films like...

Olivia Munn Facts: 29 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Actress

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
Olivia Munn is the full package: she's funny, beautiful, talented, and down-to-earth. Since getting her break on G4 TV in 2006, Munn has continually showcased her versatility and scored big roles on TV and the big screen. Recently, the actress proved she could hold her own against heavy-hitters like Jeff Daniels in Aaron Sorkin's "The Newsroom" and Channing Tatum in the surprise hit "Magic...

Here's Everything You Never Knew About 'Forrest Gump'

Posted By Gary Susman on September 09, 2014
You've probably seen "Forrest Gump," which makes its IMAX debut September 5, so many times in the 20 years since its release (on July 6, 1994) that you can recite the dialogue by heart, starting with the line about life being like a box of chocolates. You probably know that the film won six Oscars, including Best Picture, Best Director (for Robert Zemeckis), Best Actor (for Tom Hanks), and Best...

You Don't Know 'Seinfeld': 25 Facts About the Legendary Sitcom

Posted By Alana Altmann on July 07, 2014
This July 5th marks the 25th anniversary of the "Seinfeld" series premiere. The sitcom is considered one of the best shows of all time and its contribution to comedy, pop culture, and the TV landscape as a whole since its inaugural episode is pretty much unparalleled over the past few decades. We all remember phrases like "yada, yada, yada," might recall Jerry was a Superman fan, and know...

Robert Pattinson Facts: 23 Things You (Probably) Don't Know About the Actor

Posted By Jonny Black on August 08, 2014
Robert Pattinson has been tough to miss ever since breaking out in 2008's "Twilight" as a hunky vampire. The film catapulted Pattinson to international success seemingly overnight, and after four more "Twilight" films and millions of dollars in the bank, the actor is looking to shake that role. Pattinson has, however, proved his acting chops in indies like "Cosmopolis" and can be seen in the...

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