Marlon Brando

Latest stories

1d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DiCaprio given 'stolen' Oscar by 1MDB-linked palsthis year. (Reuters Photo) Actor Leonardo DiCaprio was allegedly given a stole
DiCaprio given 'stolen' Oscar by 1MDB-linked pals
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
this year. (Reuters Photo) Actor Leonardo DiCaprio was allegedly given a stolen Oscar statuette belonging to the late Marlon Brando as a birthday gift by the movie production house linked to the scandal-ridden 1Malaysia Development Berhad... Read more
1d
Salon.com
No, Jennifer Lawrence isn’t playing “Mulan” — but that rumor won’t die for good reasonin time and there’s John Wayne as Genghis Kahn in “The Conqueror,” Andy Rooney
No, Jennifer Lawrence isn’t playing “Mulan” — but that rumor won’t die for good reason
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
in time and there’s John Wayne as Genghis Kahn in “The Conqueror,” Andy Rooney as Mr. Yunioshi in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” Marlon Brando as Sakini in “The Teahouse of the August Moon” and dozens upon dozens more examples. Against this shameful... Read more
1d
The Forward
The Dark Night of Louis CK— real or imagined — that can destroy your preconceptions. Punctuated by head-i
The Dark Night of Louis CK
The Forward / Posted yesterday
— real or imagined — that can destroy your preconceptions. Punctuated by head-in-hands despair at himself, he’s like Marlon Brando in Kurtz mode one minute, playing Caliban for laughs the next. CK ends with a segue from his dad’s uncut dick,... Read more
2d
Boston Globe
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberationfigures. The work of most of them was about liberation and energy: Pollock and
Robert Frank’s stillness as liberation
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
figures. The work of most of them was about liberation and energy: Pollock and de Kooning, Elvis Presley, the Beat writers, Marlon Brando, Leonard Bernstein. For a few, it was about liberation and stillness: Mark Rothko, Miles Davis, Robert... Read more
3d
Asian Correspondent
Malaysia: Oscar from DiCaprio’s 1MDB-linked friends was ‘missing’ Marlon Brando awardHOLLYWOOD A-list actor Leonardo DiCaprio was allegedly given a stolen Oscar sta
Malaysia: Oscar from DiCaprio’s 1MDB-linked friends was ‘missing’ Marlon Brando award
Asian Correspondent / Posted 3 days ago
HOLLYWOOD A-list actor Leonardo DiCaprio was allegedly given a stolen Oscar statuette belonging to the late Marlon Brando as a gift for his 38th birthday by his friends from Red Granite Pictures, the production house linked to the scandal-ridden... Read more
3d
People Magazine
How Taylor Swift's Younger Brother Austin Got 'Hooked' on Acting in Collegeof Hollywood's most well-respected actors. "Every once in a while, these dream
How Taylor Swift's Younger Brother Austin Got 'Hooked' on Acting in College
People Magazine / Posted 3 days ago
of Hollywood's most well-respected actors. "Every once in a while, these dream pairings come along . . . Elia Kazan and Marlon Brando, Francis Ford Coppola and Al Pacino, Steve McQueen and Michael Fassbender, Tarantino and Uma Thurman," he says.... Read more
4d
The Hollywood Reporter
Italian American Foundation "Disturbed" by Alan Yang's "Reckless" Emmy Speechas a source of pride." Another user wrote: "Well, maybe because among Italian-
Italian American Foundation "Disturbed" by Alan Yang's "Reckless" Emmy Speech
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
as a source of pride." Another user wrote: "Well, maybe because among Italian-Americans there are people like Martin Scorsese, Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Francis Ford Coppola … it’s their talent that has created masterpieces.”Comm... Read more
4d
KECI Missoula
Famous high school dropoutsrecord deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro d
Famous high school dropouts
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
record deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro dropped out of high school to pursue acting. Marlon Brando was expelled from high school for driving a motorcycle in the halls. He attended a military academy after that,... Read more
2 related stories
4d
KRCR TV Redding
Famous high school dropoutsrecord deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro d
Famous high school dropouts
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 4 days ago
record deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro dropped out of high school to pursue acting. Marlon Brando was expelled from high school for driving a motorcycle in the halls. He attended a military academy after that,... Read more
2 related stories
4d
News Channel 12 New Bern
Famous high school dropoutsrecord deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro d
Famous high school dropouts
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
record deal. Al Pacino dropped out of high school at age 17. Robert De Niro dropped out of high school to pursue acting. Marlon Brando was expelled from high school for driving a motorcycle in the halls. He attended a military academy after that,... Read more
2 related stories
4d
CBC.ca
Jesse Wente says Gord Downie trying to 'bring light' to Indigenous issuestype of attention a major celebrity, doing exactly what Gord Downie is doing, t
Jesse Wente says Gord Downie trying to 'bring light' to Indigenous issues
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
type of attention a major celebrity, doing exactly what Gord Downie is doing, tends to bring. It reminded me a lot of when Marlon Brando famously protested the treatment of Indigenous people at the Oscars by sending Sacheen Littlefeather to accept... Read more
5d
Pilipino Star
A well-deserved ‘Golden Lion’ for the Philippines in VeniceFestival has often been a gateway to international fame. For example in 1954 it
A well-deserved ‘Golden Lion’ for the Philippines in Venice
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Festival has often been a gateway to international fame. For example in 1954 it presented “On the Waterfront” with Marlon Brando, which the following year won 8 Oscars; In 1951 “Rashômon” by Akira Kurosawa was awarded, first Japanese movie... Read more
6 related stories
6d
Canberra Times
Edgy and intelligent: CCAS Braddon's three new shows by Bull-Clark, Byrd and Phuvintage movies. The list of "stars" appearing under Bull-Clark's razor is long
Edgy and intelligent: CCAS Braddon's three new shows by Bull-Clark, Byrd and Phu
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
vintage movies. The list of "stars" appearing under Bull-Clark's razor is long and includes Charlie Chaplin, Buster Keaton, Marlon Brando, Humphrey Bogart, Clint Eastwood and several manifestations of James Bond from Sean Connery to Daniel Craig. It... Read more
7d
The Manila Times
Aljur Abrenica’s redemptionamong others. In the process, he was especially inspired by the story of Americ
Aljur Abrenica’s redemption
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
among others. In the process, he was especially inspired by the story of American actor, film director and activist Marlon Brando, Jr. whom he now considers his hero. “By learning how these artists became actors, I was able to deepen my... Read more
7d
Radio Angulo
Cuban Music, Two New Perspectives Under Lam's Scopemade ready for the 500th anniversary of the city. It is the story of all the ve
Cuban Music, Two New Perspectives Under Lam's Scope
Radio Angulo / Posted 7 days ago
made ready for the 500th anniversary of the city. It is the story of all the venues of the artistic life of elegant Havana. Marlon Brando dancing cha cha cha, Frank Sinatra with the mafia, Marianao beach, El Chori, the dance halls and academies, the... Read more
9d
Yahoo Sports
BDL's Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth in the Northwest DivisionIt killed me not to include Kevin Garnett, but he just can’t keep up with these
BDL's Ranking Rosters: Measuring depth in the Northwest Division
Yahoo Sports / Posted 9 days ago
It killed me not to include Kevin Garnett, but he just can’t keep up with these young guns anymore, so he’s the perfect Marlon Brando for this roster. And then there’s Tom Thibodeau directing, a la Francis Ford Coppola, pushing them all to the... Read more
9d
Orlando Sentinel
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were hereare tied to the city. We're talking about less well-known connections such as .
Semisecret Chicagoans: You hardly knew they were here
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
are tied to the city. We're talking about less well-known connections such as ... GONE BEFORE YOU KNEW THEY WERE HERE Marlon Brando: The actor was born in Nebraska but spent his early teens in Evanston and then Libertyville. He struggled so... Read more
11d
Rappler
How Aljur Abrenica dealt with 'wooden acting' criticismof film, who's the father of acting, the evolution of the acting industry.) Al
How Aljur Abrenica dealt with 'wooden acting' criticism
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
of film, who's the father of acting, the evolution of the acting industry.) Aljur said that he considers Hollywood actor Marlon Brando one of his inspirations. He also spent time reading different biographies of other actors. "So I put them as... Read more
2 related stories
11d
Daily Mirror
Why Paralympians are elite athletes NOT 'Superhumans'to be seen as athletes rather than a group of bionic superheroes recently bitte
Why Paralympians are elite athletes NOT 'Superhumans'
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
to be seen as athletes rather than a group of bionic superheroes recently bitten by spiders or blasted off dying planets by Marlon Brando. REUTERSAthletes from China take part in the opening ceremony REUTERS/Ueslei MarcelinoBritain's athletes... Read more
11d
express
Ben-Hur rides again: Remaking a classicfrom the upstart television. However the film, shot in new widescreen format, w
Ben-Hur rides again: Remaking a classic
express / Posted 11 days ago
from the upstart television. However the film, shot in new widescreen format, was beset by problems as costs spiralled and Marlon Brando, Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis all turned down the title role. Paul Newman was another to decline, stating... Read more
13d
The Sudbury Star
Theatre Cambrian presents acting classesabout education. We recognize that there are families out there that may have t
Theatre Cambrian presents acting classes
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
about education. We recognize that there are families out there that may have the next Meryl Streep, Denzel Washington, or Marlon Brando, and we want to help foster that." Evans talks about how being involved in the performance arts can help gain... Read more
16d
The Irish Times
Roland Jaquarello: high drama and low intrigue in Irish theatreBarry and Tom Murphy. I also produced documentaries on Van Morrison (whose lawy
Roland Jaquarello: high drama and low intrigue in Irish theatre
The Irish Times / Posted 16 days ago
Barry and Tom Murphy. I also produced documentaries on Van Morrison (whose lawyer threatened to sue me!), Joni Mitchell and Marlon Brando. This involved working with presenters Marianne Faithfull, Mary Black and Val Kilmer. However, when the drama... Read more
16d
KPBS San Diego
How A San Diego Denim Company Goes International While Keeping It Localhas always had like this coolness about it," he said. "I mean, even talking abo
How A San Diego Denim Company Goes International While Keeping It Local
KPBS San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
has always had like this coolness about it," he said. "I mean, even talking about the jeans, like in the 50s — James Dean, Marlon Brando — was like Levi's and the rebel image." Rufskin has branched off from jeans to fitness apparel, and Italian... Read more
17d
Channel NewsAsia
Commentary: Does Jackie Chan deserve his upcoming Oscar?kung-fu punched his way to the top of the international box-office, but it is u
Commentary: Does Jackie Chan deserve his upcoming Oscar?
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
kung-fu punched his way to the top of the international box-office, but it is universally agreed that the 62-year-old is no Marlon Brando or Daniel Day-Lewis. Nor does his body of work - that offers titles like The Tuxedo, The Medallion and The Spy... Read more
20d
San Antonio Express-News
San Antonio actor to debut on TV zombie thriller 'Fear the Walking Dead'"I think you should start taking this seriously." He applied to the Stella Adl
San Antonio actor to debut on TV zombie thriller 'Fear the Walking Dead'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
"I think you should start taking this seriously." He applied to the Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York (his idol, Marlon Brando, studied under Adler) and was accepted. Eventually, he landed a variety of parts — guest roles in CBS dramas... Read more
21d
The Hindu
The pigeon paradox: Feeding them could be bad for your lungsfeeding them due to pseudo-religious reasons,” says Aasheesh, and his blog list
The pigeon paradox: Feeding them could be bad for your lungs
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
feeding them due to pseudo-religious reasons,” says Aasheesh, and his blog lists famous victims to the disease, including Marlon Brando, Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi, James Doohan (Star Trek) and Peter Benchley (author of Jaws). “First them and then... Read more
21d
The Courier
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
The Courier / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Northern Daily Leader
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
The Young Witness
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
The Young Witness / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Western Advocate
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Western Advocate / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Kiama Independent
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Kiama Independent / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Manning River Times
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Manning River Times / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Goondiwindi Argus
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
The North West Star
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
The North West Star / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
Daily Liberal
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Daily Liberal / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
21d
The Border Mail
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
The Border Mail / Posted 21 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
22d
New York Post
Everything to do in NYC this Labor Day weekendLabor Day with one of the great working-man films of all time — “On the Waterfr
Everything to do in NYC this Labor Day weekend
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
Labor Day with one of the great working-man films of all time — “On the Waterfront” (above, 1954). Watch Marlon Brando, as longshoreman Terry Malloy, break the mob hold on the waterfront, with help from Karl Malden as a priest and... Read more
22d
Canberra Times
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Canberra Times / Posted 22 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
22d
WA Today
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
WA Today / Posted 22 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
22d
The Age
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
The Age / Posted 22 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
22d
Sydney Morning Herald
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film SnowdenHere are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1
'It's very much a 1984 world': Oliver Stone on making the film Snowden
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 days ago
Here are some other memorable films about whistleblowers. On the waterfront (1954) The classic film about a worker (Marlon Brando) who agrees to risk everything to give evidence about union corruption on the docks of Hoboken, New Jersey,... Read more
25 related stories
22d
FOX News
On immigration debate, it's quantity not qualityabout making promises.] “Chris, my dream .....right after Trump is sworn in he
On immigration debate, it's quantity not quality
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
about making promises.] “Chris, my dream .....right after Trump is sworn in he turns to the microphone and says ( like Marlon Brando in ON THE WATERFRONT) ‘let’s get to work’ .....walks directly to the oval office and starts to reverse BO’s... Read more
70 related stories
22d
Billboard
Listen to Mona's Impassioned New Track 'Judas'was inspired by frontman Nick Brown's grandmother. Brown, who describes the ba
Listen to Mona's Impassioned New Track 'Judas'
Billboard / Posted 22 days ago
was inspired by frontman Nick Brown's grandmother. Brown, who describes the band's vibe as "fist pumping, white t-shirts, Marlon Brando, James Dean, sex and God," is the son of a Pentecostal preacher. As a result, it's only natural traces of soul... Read more
23d
NJ.com
Appeals court rules port regulators can block discriminatory hiringlabor abuses on the docks of both states chronicled in a series of newspaper ar
Appeals court rules port regulators can block discriminatory hiring
NJ.com / Posted 23 days ago
labor abuses on the docks of both states chronicled in a series of newspaper articles, and later fictionalized in an early Marlon Brando film shot on location in Hoboken. The panel cited the articles and the film in its decision. "Years of... Read more
2 related stories
24d
Philly.com
Court OKs commission's anti-bias rules for NY-NJ portsbetween New York and New Jersey that sought to combat rampant corruption at the
Court OKs commission's anti-bias rules for NY-NJ ports
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
between New York and New Jersey that sought to combat rampant corruption at the ports, immortalized in the film starring Marlon Brando. The plaintiffs argued that since the compact didn't specifically mention racial discrimination, "any... Read more
2 related stories
24d
Salon.com
The godfather vs. the grandmother: How the 2016 election became a battle of “character” over substanceauthenticity when fan magazines invented Hollywood heroes: John Wayne; the rebe
The godfather vs. the grandmother: How the 2016 election became a battle of “character” over substance
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
authenticity when fan magazines invented Hollywood heroes: John Wayne; the rebel without a cause, James Dean; and young Marlon Brando as a motorcycle gang leader in “The Wild One” of 1953. Admirers of “King” Elvis Presley saw something similar... Read more
26d
Daily Mail
Rebel Wilson enjoys a spot of shopping in West Hollywooda rich woman out of her inheritance. That film was a remake of an earlier 1964
Rebel Wilson enjoys a spot of shopping in West Hollywood
Daily Mail / Posted 26 days ago
a rich woman out of her inheritance. That film was a remake of an earlier 1964 version entitled Bedtime Story starring Marlon Brando and David Niven. The current remake under development at MGM will update the story to present day with a... Read more
28d
New York Post
Holocaust survivor set to marry 39-old Russian beautyin the United States a year later and eventually became a central figure in the
Holocaust survivor set to marry 39-old Russian beauty
New York Post / Posted 28 days ago
in the United States a year later and eventually became a central figure in the Actors Studio. Garfein collaborated with Marlon Brando, Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, Elia Kazan and James Dean, and is credited with discovering actors Ben Gazzara,... Read more
29d
Daily Mail
Paris Jackson shows off ankle tattoo of boyfriend's surnameguests: The couple were part of a group celebrating the 21st birthday of Pruden
Paris Jackson shows off ankle tattoo of boyfriend's surname
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
guests: The couple were part of a group celebrating the 21st birthday of Prudence Brando, granddaughter of screen icon Marlon Brando Paris and Prudence are often seen together, having gone out in New York City for the former's own birthday... Read more
30d
The Seattle Times
‘Love and Ruin’: long and well-told tales from The Atavist“The Sinking of the Bounty” is a savvy exposé of how a replica of the 18th-cent
‘Love and Ruin’: long and well-told tales from The Atavist
The Seattle Times / Posted 30 days ago
“The Sinking of the Bounty” is a savvy exposé of how a replica of the 18th-century ship (built for the film starring Marlon Brando) went down off Cape Hatteras in Superstorm Sandy. Accounts of crimes — the bombing of a Nevada casino, a... Read more
More

People in this news