Jeff York

Biopics May Be Oscar Bait But Getting Them Right Is Tricky

Biopics May Be Oscar Bait But Getting Them Right Is Tricky

As soon as the trailer dropped for Judy, the new biopic about Judy Garland, Renée Zellweger became the front-runner for this year’s Best Actress Oscar. The physical resemblance was uncanny, as was the actress’s ability to channel the legend’s voice and mannerisms. Playing the famous is catnip for actors, and if done properly, it can […]

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Rupert Goold Directs “Judy” Over The Rainbow

Rupert Goold Directs “Judy” Over The Rainbow

Judy Garland is indeed a Hollywood icon, remembered for her striking voice and acting ability. English film director Rupert Goold set his latest biopic of the legendary performer in London where Judy Garland performed a series of sold-out shows at the Talk Of The Town in 1969. “This formed the basis of the film’s storytelling […]