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Phedon Papamichael’s Cinematography Draws Praise in ‘Ford v Ferrari’

Famed Greek cinematographer Phedon Papamichael is drawing praise for his collaboration with director James Mangold in the retro car racing film "Ford v Ferrari". As Director of Photography in the production, Papamichael's sense of realism while filming brings audiences into the...

Alexander Payne Walks Red Carpet in Omaha for ‘Downsizing’ Premiere

Alexander Payne, the famously proud native of Omaha, Nebraska, decided to return to his hometown for the red carpet premiere of "Downsizing" at the Dundee Theater. The premiere took place on Friday, December 15, at the newly renovated theater venue....

Teaser Released for Alexander Payne’s ‘Downsizing’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QKEPCcPVrx0 After Alexander Payne's "Downsizing" premiered at the Venice Film Festival to very positive reviews, Paramount decided to release the first teaser trailer for Payne's futuristic comedy. You can watch the full trailer, starring Matt Damon and Kristen Wiig, above, and...

Alexander Payne’s ‘Downsizing’ Creates Buzz at CinemaCon

Alexander Payne finally aired a first glimpse of his long-anticipated film "Downsizing" for movie fans at the theater-owners convention CinemaCon, and audience reactions were overwhelmingly enthusiastic. The somewhat quirky and futuristic premise of the movie, as Payne describes it, is this: "It’s...

Angelos Poulis Shows Off Parkour Skills in Verizon Spot ‘The Runner’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kQt90iKs-a4 Angelos Poulis, one of the first Greek parkour athletes who has now become a stunt performer and actor in Los Angeles, was featured in the Verizon spot promoting "The Runner", a go90 original series produced by Matt Damon and...

Exclusive Video: On the Red Carpet of the 2016 Golden Globe Awards

  Watch Greek Reporter's exclusive interviews and coverage of the Golden Globe Awards.  Some of Hollywood's biggest stars attended the 73rd Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, January 10. Watch our interviews and coverage from the...

Greece in Movies: Jason Bourne Runs Through Athenian Streets in…Tenerife?

The new Jason Bourne film starring Matt Damon starts on the streets of Athens, during the height of the financial crisis in Greece and Europe. When the movie is released in July 2016, viewers will see super-spy Bourne run through...

Matt Damon: New Bourne Film Inspired by Greek Crisis

After 8 years another sequel to the Jason Bourne films is finally in the making, and star Matt Damon says this new movie was inspired by Edward Snowden and the current Greek crisis. In addition to the fact that Damon...

A-List Celebrities Sign Up for Alexander Payne’s ‘Downsizing’

For Alexander Payne, 2015 has brought a lot of stellar developments for his latest film "Downsizing", scheduled to go into production in early 2016. Today, Annapurna Pictures, the company that co-produced critically and commercially successful movies such as "American Hustle," "Her"...

Alexander Payne Heads Into ‘Downsizing’

Academy Award winner Alexander Payne is onto his next project and his film has also locked in an impressive lead. Hot off the heels of "Nebraska," the Greek-American filmmaker worked with his "Sideways" screenwriting partner, Jim Taylor, on the upcoming...