Robert Forster, Oscar nominee for 'Jackie Brown,' dies at 78

12 Octobre, 2019, 09:57 | Auteur: Christine Menetries
  • Robert Forster

Oscar-nominated Hollywood actor Robert Forster sadly passed away at the age of 78.

The Hollywood veteran began his career as a stage actor before making his film debut in 1967 in Reflections In A Golden Eye, starring Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando. He followed that with the lead role in 1969's Medium Cool, Haskell Wexler's cinéma vérité-style narrative built around the real-life riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention.

Watch the Trailer for El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie! While not a financial or critical success, the film has a cult following and was at one point in development over the last decade for a remake at Disney.

Robert Forster, an Academy Award nominee for his work as Max Cherry in Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown, died at his Los Angeles home today following a brief battle with brain cancer.

Guardiola taught me 'tactical fouling' at Man City - Rodri
He highlighted that Manchester City are already under the spotlight following the impressive start from Klopp's side. Manchester City midfielder Rodri admits title rivals Liverpool are the "best team in England and in Europe".

‘Training Day’ Prequel In Development At Warner Bros
Antoine Fuqua directed the original movie from a script by David Ayer, the film went on to gross more than $100 million worldwide. The 35-year-old actor is now shooting the lead role in Christopher Nolan's " Tenet ", which is also being made by Warner Bros.

Kate Middleton, Prince William Criticized For Not Including This In Pakistan Tour
He said special arrangements have been made with regard to the arrival of British Royal Couple. Kate Middleton and Prince William are criticized for skipping a city for their upcoming tour.

Born in Rochester, New York, Forster, a member of Triple Nine Society, graduated from the University of Rochester and then moved to New York City, where he was quickly cast in the Broadway production Mrs.

Most recently Forster reprised his "Breaking Bad" role as Ed in "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie", which was released Friday, and appeared in Steven Spielberg's "Amazing Stories" and in "Werewolf".

"I've done a lot of genre pictures in my career..."

David Lynch cast the actor with a distinctive weathered look in "Mulholland Dr." and in the rebooted "Twin Peaks" as Sheriff Frank Truman.

Conseillé:

  • The first man to ever walk in space has died

    That mission was the first one between the Soviet Union and the United States and was carried out at the height of the Cold War. NASA said Leonov's achievement "began the history of extravehicular activity that makes today's [ISS] maintenance possible".
    Djokovic renversé par Tsitsipas à Shanghai

    Djokovic renversé par Tsitsipas à Shanghai

    Estimant avoir réussi "le plus beau retour " de sa carrière, le Grec a ajouté qu'accrocher le Big 3 à son palmarès était un rêve devenu réalité.
    Whistleblower may have worked with Joe Biden in White House

    Whistleblower may have worked with Joe Biden in White House

    House Democrats have begun impeachment proceedings against Trump based on a rough transcript of the July 25 telephone call. You know, the number one t-shirt selling right now is "Where's Hunter?" Newsweek reached out to the campaign for comment.
  • António Guterres (Secretary-General) on World Mental Health Day (10 October 2019)

    António Guterres (Secretary-General) on World Mental Health Day (10 October 2019)

    Hajra is an ambassador for British Asian Trust, which aims to transform people's lives. I am speaking my mind because I care deeply.
    Daughter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's reunited with father upon return to UK

    Daughter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe's reunited with father upon return to UK

    Mr Ratcliffe, from West Hampstead, had told the BBC that his wife was hoping for a "magic" last minute to enable Gabriella. Iran has stood firm on calls for her to be released despite global pressure and interest from media across the world.

    More than half of United States voters support impeachment

    Congressional investigators see Giuliani as Trump's point man in a campaign to extract dirt on Biden from the Ukrainians. Giuliani, a longtime supporter of Trump , is now the president's personal lawyer, but wasn't at the time .
  • Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Holdings Lessened by Pure Financial Advisors Inc

    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Stock Holdings Lessened by Pure Financial Advisors Inc

    Wall Street has issued a number of price upgrades for Apple is recent weeks based on the uptick in demand for the new iPhones. In related news, CFO Luca Maestri sold 61,659 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 7th.
    Coleen Rooney's accusation against Rebekah Vardy goes viral

    Coleen Rooney's accusation against Rebekah Vardy goes viral

    They did, and the only person who had viewed those Instagram stories was Vardy. 'I just hope we can sort this out. A spokesman for Coleen said: 'It is irrefutable that the leaks came from one account, and one account only'.
    Dyson has canned development on its electric vehicle

    Dyson has canned development on its electric vehicle

    The internal email cited sufficient vacancies within the company for those who will now exit their roles on the auto team. Up to 600 people were involved in the electric auto project, which was first announced in 2017.
  • Windows 10 : la mise à jour automnale arrive, à quoi s'attendre ?

    Windows 10 : la mise à jour automnale arrive, à quoi s'attendre ?

    Il sera également possible de lancer un appel en numérotant manuellement ou en sélectionnant un de ses contacts. Toutefois, il est précisé un déploiement progressif qui concernera d'abord les Windows Insiders.
    Facebook Libra loses support from Visa, Mastercard, eBay, and Stripe

    Facebook Libra loses support from Visa, Mastercard, eBay, and Stripe

    Facebook faced substantial criticism over its plans to create a separate, private currency system to allow cross-border payments. Along with the two payment giants, several other large companies have announced their departures from Libra.
    Brexit: EU gives go-ahead for 'more intense' talks

    Brexit: EU gives go-ahead for 'more intense' talks

    Government sources have said ministers are preparing to hold an emergency Saturday sitting of Parliament on October 19. DUP leader Arlene Foster said her party has consistently opposed the contentious border backstop proposals.


Populaire

Marouane Fellaini: Manchester United sacked Mourinho too soon
Now you have a new manager who wanted young players and they will be up and down, up and down; that's football, that's what happens with young players".

Blizzard bannit un champion de Hearthstone qui soutient Hong Kong
Si Blizzard a sanctionné Blitzchung, c'est notamment car le studio compte beaucoup sur la Chine pour faire grimper ses revenus . Le joueur a reçu une lourde sanction: il a été disqualifié du Hearthstone Grandmasters et il ne touchera pas son cash-prize.

Japan student uses invisible ink to ace ninja report
Well, "the catch" is that the paper wasn't blank at all; in fact, it was inscribed with an essay written in invisible ink. She then mixed the soybean extract with water, spending two hours to get the concentration just right to create the ink.

Is Carlsberg about to release a paper beer bottle?
The world's largest consumer-goods companies are working to reduce their environmental impact amid pressure from shoppers. Carlsberg said in a press release that it was close to selling beer in paper bottles, in part to the partnership.

Little League champs fly home to Louisiana with president
Trump encouraged his supporters on Friday to vote for either Ralph Abraham and Eddie Rispone in the election in an effort to beat incumbent Democratic Gov.

Green Day: 'Fire, Ready, Aim' Stream, Lyrics, & Download
The track will serve as the opening song for Wednesday Night Hockey broadcasts throughout the 2019-2020 NHL season. The post Green Day take their shot on new song "Fire, Ready, Aim": Stream appeared first on effect of Sound.

CDC: Outbreak Of Salmonella Due To Pet Turtles
People can become infected if they do not wash their hands after contact with animals carrying Salmonella , or their environments. The CDC states that people shouldn't "kiss or snuggle" with turtles, and they should wash their hands after touching the pets.

Struggling Falcons won’t have CB Trufant (toe) vs Cardinals
Atlanta is coming off of allowing 53 at Houston while Arizona gave up 23 points to the offensively-poor Cincinnati Bengals . Atlanta's loss came about despite a quality game from QB Matt Ryan , who passed for 330 yards and three TDs on 46 attempts.

Get Your First Look at 'Avengers: Damage Control'
The trailer sees the Avengers squad reunite in a post-Endgame setting, as well as fighting against Thanos and Ultron, who's been brought back from the dead .

Denny Hamlin goes almost 205 miles per hour in Talladega practice
Brendan Gaughan was eighth quick at 202.993 mph with Chris Buescher ninth at 202.976 mph and Matt DiBenedetto at 202.851 mph. The Daytona 500 victor went 204.904 miles per hour in the closing moments of the first drafting session of the weekend.