Turns out the production team behind “Sicario” enjoyed its time in New Mexico so much that it’s bringing the sequel back to the Land of Enchantment. The New Mexico Film Office announced that “Soldado,” is starting production in the state through January. Filming locations include Albuquerque, To’hajiilee, Laguna Pueblo, Bernalillo and Algodones. Production will be […]
Laura Dern and Benicio Del Toro have joined the cast of “Star Wars: Episode VIII,” Disney confirmed on Monday. The studio also announced that newcomer Kelly Marie Tran will have an unspecified role in the latest installment of the space opera. Dern scored Oscar nominations for her work in “Rambling Rose” and “Wild,” and effectively […]
Benicio Del Toro, Tina Fey, Whoopi Goldberg, Ryan Gosling, Kevin Hart, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith, Charlize Theron, Jacob Tremblay, The Weeknd and Pharrell Williams will be presenters or performers at the 88th Oscar ceremony, producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced Thursday. Though the announcement didn’t specify, Lady Gaga, Sam Smith and the Weeknd will […]
Variety just announced that this year’s Awards Season Series of Actors on Actors will start airing on PBS SoCal December 27, starting with the episode featuring Benicio! The new season of the series will feature conversations between thespians from this year’s biggest awards contenders. The discussions will pan out over three episodes. The first episode, […]
The Online Film Critics Society just revealed the nominations for the 19th OFCS Awards. Sicario, along with Carol, lead the race with 6 nominations! Benicio is nominated for Best Supporting Actor, while the movie is nominated for Best Picture, Best Director (Denis Villeneuve), Best Original Screenplay (Taylor Sheridan), Best Editing (Joe Walker) and Best Cinematography […]
Benicio del Toro has been nominated for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of Alejandro in Sicario at the Satellite Awards. Sicario is also nominated for Best Motion Picture. The 20th Annual Satellite Awards will be held on February 21, 2016 in Century City, CA.
SANTA MONICA, CA (November 17, 2015) – Emily Blunt (Edge of Tomorrow), Oscar® winner Benicio Del Toro (Best Supporting Actor, Traffic, 2000), Oscar® nominee Josh Brolin (Best Supporting Actor, Milk, 2008), and Victor Garber (Titanic) star in the must-see drug war thriller Sicario, arriving on Digital HD December 29 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Rotten Tomatoes […]
Lionsgate is developing a sequel to “Sicario” that will center on Benicio Del Toro’s mysterious hitman. The project is being overseen by Taylor Sheridan, the writer of the acclaimed thriller. Director Denis Villeneuve is also involved, although it’s early in the process and it’s not clear if he would come on board to direct. Black […]