<![CDATA[Silver Screen Hub - Actor of the Week]]>Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:05:28 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (7/04/11-7/10/11): TOM HANKS]]>Mon, 04 Jul 2011 21:12:56 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-70411-71011-tom-hanks
Tom Hanks is one of the most famous and well liked actors of all time.  Hanks has won two Oscars for his work in "Philadelphia” and “Forrest Gump” (Best Lead Actor) and he has been nominated another three times for his work in “Big”, “Saving Private Ryan” and “Cast Away”.  In addition to those films, Hanks has also starred in many other popular movies including “Mazes and Monsters”, “Splash”, “Bachelor Party”, “Volunteers”, “”The Money Pit”, “Dragnet”, “The ‘burbs”, “Turner & Hooch”, “Joe Versus the Volcano”, “The Bonfire of the Vanities”, “Radio Flyer”, “A League of Their Own”, “Sleepless in Seattle”, “Apollo 13”, “Toy Story”, “Toy Story 2”, "Toy Story 3", “Hawaiian Vacation” (Toy Story Short), "That Thing You Do!”, “You’ve Got Mail”, “The Green Mile”, “Road to Perdition”, “Catch Me If You Can”, “The Ladykillers”, “The Terminal”, “The Polar Express”, “Cars”, “The Da Vinci Code”, “Angels & Demons”, “Charlie Wilson’s War”, “The Great Buck Howard” and “Larry Crowne”.  Tom Hanks also starred in the popular show “Bosom Buddies”.  Tom Hanks has also guest starred in many television shows including “The Love Boat”, “Family Ties”, “Taxi”, “Happy Days”, “Tales from the Crypt”, “Late Show with David Letterman”, “Band of Brothers” and “The Pacific”.  Tom Hanks will next star in “Prohibition”, “Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close” and “Cloud Atlas”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (6/27/11-7/03/11): MICHAEL J. FOX]]>Tue, 28 Jun 2011 04:57:24 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-62711-7311-michael-j-fox
Michael J. Fox is an Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor best known as Marty McFly in “Back to the Future”, “Back to the Future Part II” and “Back to the Future Part III”.  Fox has also starred in several other successful films including “The Secret of My Succe$s”, “Midnight Madness”, “Teen Wolf”, “Casualties of War, “Doc Hollywood”, “Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey”, “Homeward Bound 2: Lost in San Francisco”, “For Love or Money”, “Greedy”, “The American President”, “The Frighteners”, “Mars Attacks!”, “Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road”, “Stuart Little”, “Stuart Little 2”, “Stuart Little 3: Call of the Wild” and “Atlantis: The Lost Empire”.  Michael J. Fox also starred in the television shows “Family Ties” and “Spin City”.  Fox has also guest starred in a great deal of television shows including “Lou Grant”, “Trapper John, M.D.”, “The Love Boat”, “Night Court”, “Tales from the Crypt”, “Shelly Duvall’s Bedtime Stories”, “Boston Legal”, “Scrubs”, “Rescue Me” and “The Good Wife”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (6/20/11-6/26/11): JULIANNE MOORE]]>Tue, 21 Jun 2011 02:39:31 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-62011-62611-julianne-moore
Julianne Moore is a well known and respected actress who has been featured in some of the biggest and most critically acclaimed movies of all time.  Moore has been nominated for an Oscar four times for work in “Boogie Nights” (Best Supporting Actress), “The End of the Affair” (Best Actress), “The Hours” (Best Supporting Actress) and “Far From Heaven” (Best Actress).  Julianne Moore has also starred in films such as “Tales from the Darkside: The Movie”, “The Hand That Rocks the Cradle”, “Body of Evidence”, “Benny & Joon”, “The Fugitive”, “Short Cuts”, “Safe”, “Roommates”, “Nine Months”, “Assassins”, “Surviving Picasso”, “The Lost World: Jurassic Park”, “The Myth of Fingerprints”, “Chicago Cab”, “The Big Lebowski”, “Psycho”, “Cookie’s Fortune”, “An Ideal Husband”, “A Map of the World”, “Magnolia”, “The Ladies Man”, “Hannibal”, “Evolution”, “World Traveler”, “The Shipping News”, “Laws of Attraction”, “The Forgotten”, “Trust the Man”, “The Prize Winner of Defiance, Ohio”, “Freedomland”, “Children of Men”, “Next”, “Savage Grace”, “I’m Not There”, “Blindness”, “Eagle Eye”, “A Single Man”, “Chloe”, “Shelter”, “The Kids Are All Right” and “Elektra Luxx”.  Moore will next be seen in the movies “Crazy, Stupid, Love”, “Another Bullshit Night in Suck City”, “Game Change”, “Nicholas North”, “Innocence”, “What Maisie Knew” and “The Seventh Son”.  Julianne Moore got her start on the soap opera “As the World Turns” and has made guest appearances on the hit show “30 Rock”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (6/13/11-6/19/11): GWYNETH PALTROW]]>Mon, 13 Jun 2011 00:10:26 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-61311-61911-gwyneth-paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow is a well known and respected actress known for her work in blockbuster films as well as independent films.  Paltrow is best known for her role as Pepper Potts in “Iron Man” and “Iron Man 2”.  Paltrow is also an Academy Award winning actress and she won the Best Actress Oscar for her role in “Shakespeare in Love”.  Paltrow has also appeared in the films “Shout”, “Hook”, “Malice”, “Flesh and Bone”, “Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle”, “Higher Learning”, “Jefferson in Paris”, “Se7en”, “Moonlight and Valentino”, “Hard Eight”, “The Pallbearer”, “Emma”, “Sliding Doors”, “Great Expectations”, “Hush”, “The Perfect Murder”, “The Talented Mr. Ripley”, “Duets”, “Bounce”, “The Anniversary Party”, “The Royal Tenenbaums”, “Shallow Hal”, “Austin Powers in Goldmember”, “Possession”, “View from the Top”, “Sylvia”, “Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow”, “Proof”, “Infamous”, “Love and Other Disasters”, “Running with Scissors”, “The Good Night”, “Two Lovers” and “Country Strong”.  Paltrow will next be seen in “Contagion”.  In addition to films, Gwyneth Paltrow has also guest starred in the television show “Glee”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (6/06/11-6/12/11): HEATH LEDGER]]>Tue, 07 Jun 2011 03:12:36 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-60611-61211-heath-ledger
Heath Ledger was a very skilled and gifted actor.  He was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar for his work on "Brokeback Mountain" and won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar posthumously for his acclaimed role as the Joker in "The Dark Knight".  Ledger also starred in films such as "10 Things I Hate About You", "The Patriot", "A Knight's Tale", "Monster's Ball", "The Four Feathers", "Ned Kelly", "The Order", "Lords of Dogtown", "The Brothers Grimm", "Casanova", "I'm Not There" and "The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus" (which was completed and released after his untimely death).  Heath Ledger also starred in TV shows including "Sweat", "Home and Away" and "Roar".
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (5/30/11-6/05/11): JACK NICHOLSON]]>Mon, 30 May 2011 16:58:22 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-53011-60511-jack-nicholson
Jack Nicholson has been one of the most famous, acclaimed and bankable actors for the last forty years. Nicholson won Oscars for his work in “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” (Best Actor), “Terms of Endearment” (Best Supporting Actor) and “As Good as It Gets” (Best Actor). Nicholson has also been nominated for Oscars several times for his work in “Easy Rider” (Best Supporting Actor), “Five Easy Pieces” (Best Actor), “The Last Detail” (Best Actor), “Chinatown” (Best Actor), “Reds” (Best Supporting Actor), “Prizzi’s Honor” (Best Actor), “Ironweed” (Best Actor), “A Few Good Men” (Best Supporting Actor) and “About Schmidt” (Best Actor). Nicholson also appeared in “The Little Shop of Horrors”, “Head”, “The Passenger”, “Tommy”, “The Last Tycoon”, “Goin’ South”, “The Shining”, “The Postman Always Rings Twice”, “Ragtime”, “The Witches of Eastwick”, “Broadcast News”, “Batman”, “The Two Jacks”, “Hoffa”, “Wolf”, “The Evening Star”, “Mars Attacks!”, “The Pledge”, “Anger Management”, “Something’s Gotta Give”, “The Departed”, “The Bucket List” and “How Do You Know”. Jack Nicholson guest starred in a few television shows early on in his career and the shows included “Tales of Wells Fargo”, “Dr. Kildare”, “Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea” and “The Andy Griffith Show”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (5/23/11-5/29/11): KIRSTEN DUNST]]>Sun, 22 May 2011 23:56:09 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-52311-52911-kirsten-dunst
Kirsten Dunst is one of the most famous actresses of all time and has starred in many independent films and blockbusters through her career.  Despite being under 30, she has already starred in more motion pictures than more seasoned actors and actresses.  Dunst has appeared in films such as “Spider-Man”, “Spider-Man 2”, “Spider-Man 3”, “Greedy”, “Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles”, “Little Women”, “Jumanji”, “Anastasia”, “Wag the Dog”, “Fifteen and Pregnant”, Small Soldiers”, “The Virgin Suicides”, “Drop Dead Gorgeous”, “Dick”, “The Crow: Salvation”, “Luckytown”, “Bring It On”, “Get Over It”, “Crazy/Beautiful”, “The Cat’s Meow”, “Levity”, “Kaena: The Prophecy”, “Mona Lisa Smile”, “Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”, “Wimbledon”, “Elizabethtown”, “Marie Antoinette”, “How to Lose Friends & Alienate People”, “All Good Things” and “Melancholia”. Kirsten Dunst will next be seen in the upcoming films “Upside Down” and “On the Road”.  Dunst has also guest starred in television shows including “Saturday Night Live”, “Star Trek: The Next Generation”, “Touched by an Angel”, “The Outer Limits” and “ER”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (5/16/11-5/22/11): KEVIN COSTNER]]>Wed, 18 May 2011 03:42:57 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-51611-52211-kevin-costner
Kevin Costner is an Oscar winning actor (and filmmaker) and was one of the biggest and well known actors of all time.  Costner starred in films such as "Night Shift", "Silverado", "American Flyers", "The Untouchables", "Bull Durham", "Field of Dreams", "Dances with Wolves", "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves", "JFK", "The Bodyguard", "A Perfect World", "Wyatt Earp", "Waterworld", "Tin Cup", "The Postman", "Message in a Bottle", "For Love of the Game", "Play it to the Bone", "Thirteen Days", "3000 Miles to Graceland", "Dragonfly", "Open Range", "The Upside of Anger", "Rumor Has It...", "The Guardian", "Mr. Brooks", "Swing Vote" and "The Company Men".  Costner also guest starred on an episode of "Amazing Stories".  Costner also had a small role in "The Big Chill" but his scenes were cut.  Costner will next star in "A Little War of Our Own", "Learning Italian" and the upcoming Superman reboot "Man of Steel".
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (5/09/11-5/15/11): CHRISTIAN BALE]]>Sun, 08 May 2011 20:10:56 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-50911-51511-christian-bale
Christian Bale is quickly becoming one of the most famous and popular actors of all time. Bale recently won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor for “The Fighter”. “Empire of the Sun”, “Henry V”, “Treasure Island” (1990 TV movie), “Newsies”, “Little Women”, “Pocahontas”, “The Portrait of a Lady”, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, “Mary, Mother of Jesus” (TV movie), “American Psycho”, “Shaft” (2000), “Captain Corelli’s Mandolin”, “Reign of Fire”, “Equilibrium”, “The Machinist”, “Howl’s Moving Castle”, “Harsh Times”, “The New World”, “Rescue Dawn”, “The Prestige”, “3:10 to Yuma”, “I’m Not There”, “Terminator Salvation”, “Public Enemies”, “Batman Begins” and “The Dark Knight”. Bale will next be seen in “The 13 Women of Nanjing”, “The Last Photograph” and “The Dark Knight Rises”.
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<![CDATA[ACTOR OF THE WEEK (5/02/11-5/08/11): NATALIE PORTMAN]]>Sun, 01 May 2011 21:24:31 GMThttp://www.silverscreenhub.com/actor-of-the-week/actor-of-the-week-50211-50811-natalie-portman
Natalie Portman is an Oscar winning actress who has appeared in some of the biggest and most acclaimed movies of all time.  She has starred in films such as “Leon: The Professional”, “Heat”, “Mars Attacks!”, “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace”, “Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones”, “Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith”, “Anywhere But Here”, “Where the Heart Is”, “Cold Mountain”, “Garden State”, “Closer”, “V for Vendetta”, “The Darjeeling Limited”, “Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium”, “The Other Boleyn Girl”, “Brothers”, “Black Swan”, “No Strings Attached”, “Your Highness” and “Thor”.  Natalie Portman has also guest starred in shows such as “Sesame Street” and “The Simpsons”.
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