Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:50:40 GMT
It's hard for Scarlett Johansson to talk about her new film, Ghost in the Shell , without diving into some of the same esoteric philosophical debates at the center of its source material, Mamoru Oshii's groundbreaking 1995 anime: What is it that makes us human? Is it our physical being, or is it our experiences? In Rupert Sanders's forthcoming live-action Ghost in the Shell , Johansson plays an elite government-issued cyborg known solely as The Major whose body has been replaced with cybernetic parts - but her human brain is still intact. "She's not living a human existence," the actress told MTV News during a press event in Tokyo.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:57:43 GMT
While many fans may have had sexual fantasies about their favourite celebrity, most would never have had the opportunity to act on them. London-based Dr David Levy, author of 'Love and Sex with Robots', has said in the future it will be common to find sex robots modelled on celebrities.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:48:17 GMT
HBO's "Westworld" takes place in a futuristic Western-themed amusement park for rich vacationers looking to act out fantasies with robotic hosts and no fear of consequences. "Host" Maeve Millay is the madam of a saloon and brothel, where her employees are some of the most popular attractions.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:33:24 GMT
Scarlett Johansson-accomplished actress, activist, mother, and modern-day style icon- turns 32 today. In celebration of the latter, we're taking a look back at how her style has evolved.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 22:31:03 GMT
She can sing too! Scarlett Johansson rocks out in latest song Set It All Free for her upcoming animated musical But Scarlett Johansson proved she's also got the voice of an angel in her latest song Set It All Free for the animated musical Sing. Sexy songstress! Scarlett Johansson proved she's also got the voice of an angel in her latest song Set It All Free for the animated musical Sing; pictured October 14 The Marvel Comics Black Widow beauty also performs a song written by music legend Carly Simon called The Promise & The Prize.
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 16:00:46 GMT
Scarlett Johansson has a couple songs on the soundtrack to Sing , a 3D animated movie from the makers of Despicable Me set for release just before Christmas. It's the same project that brought us Stevie Wonder and Ariana Grande's " Faith ."
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 10:52:51 GMT
Fox's Jesse Watters does Chinatown. Scarlett Johansson plays anime. So far, 2016 has been enough to make Asian-Americans cringe.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:17:04 GMT
Starting out at age ten in 'North,' Scarlett Johansson has transitioned to one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood. Best known for her role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Johansson has worked with some of the biggest names on the silver screen and is a box office draw on her own.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 23:12:31 GMT
It comes from Screen Crush and takes its visuals from the 1995 animated version of the film and applies them to the dialogue from the recently released ScarJo trailer for Rupert Sanders' 2017 version. And the folks described above aren't the only ones who will enjoy this: anyone who appreciates a remake or reboot that remains faithful to its source material will find a lot to love in this video, as it perfectly representsa S-a Sperhaps even more so than shot comparisonsa S-a Show in sync these two films are .
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 00:39:26 GMT
During a recent trip to Tokyo to celebrate all things Ghost in the Shell , our own Steve Weintraub and a group of visiting journalists had a chance to chat with director Rupert Sanders about the highly anticipated adaptation. We previously brought you the director's comments about the film's villain , played by Michael Pitt , and the full roundtable interview will be coming shortly.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:28:05 GMT
Commenters in the home of the iconic franchise have reacted overwhelmingly positively to what they've seen so far, in contrast to the criticism from much of the global media. Despite the white-washing controversy , criticism about changes in the storyline and a slew of other complaints , the Ghost in the Shell trailer has garnered an overwhelmingly positive response from Japanese fans of the original manga and anime.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 16:07:02 GMT
Last weekend, the first trailer for the live-action adaptation of Ghost in the Shell arrived. Not all fans of the original anime are excited to see how director Rupert Sanders brings the original story to life on the big screen with Scarlett Johansson , but there were also plenty less familiar with the anime who were impressed or at least more curious after seeing the trailer.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 01:49:31 GMT
When it was first announced that Hollywood was going to bring us a live action adaptation of Ghost in the Shell, there were millions of excited fans around the world, who had become big fans of the franchise over the years. However, before it had even been decided who would play the lead role in the Ghost in the Shell movie, many fans were worried that Hollywood would do what it always does and cast a white actress in the role.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 21:39:46 GMT
The 'Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them' star admits it is "freakin' odd" how parallel the two actors' lives are but is glad to have someone to talk to about "the intricacies of the experience" they have both been through. He told the Daily Beast: "It's freakin' odd! You're absolutely right - there is an oddness to it.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 15:25:09 GMT
PanARMENIAN.Net - Clint Mansell will score the new live action adaptation of cult hit manga Ghost In The Shell , NME said. Director Rupert Sanders revealed the news at an event in Tokyo, following the launch of the film's first full trailer.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 03:11:42 GMT
The long list of People's Choice Awards nominees is in, with Jennifer Lawrence , Chris Evans , Scarlett Johansson , and many more stars up for the honors voted on by fans. When the show airs live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Jan. 18, Johansson and Lawrence will battle it out for Favorite Movie Actress, along with the likes of Anna Kendrick , Melissa McCarthy , and Margot Robbie .
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 18:22:00 GMT
According to Forbes, Fan Bingbing last year made $17 million - more than any actress on the planet not named Jennifer Lawrence, Melissa McCarthy, Scarlett Johansson or Jennifer Aniston. The Chinese megastar is likely most familiar to American audiences for a blink-and-you'll-miss-it role in X-Men: Days of Future Past , but she's front and center in I Am Not Madame Bovary - a movie too offbeat to brighten her star much over here, but one worthy of attention for the same reason.