Articles about Baz Luhrmann

Bazmark "Baz" Luhrmann is an Australian director, producer, and writer born on September 17, 1962. His most famous work is the 'Red Curtain Trilogy', comprising the romantic comedy film ‘Strictly Ballroom’ (1992), the romantic tragedy ‘William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet’ (1996), and the romantic musical drama ‘Moulin Rouge!’ (2001). Also, he is well known for his Grammy-nominated soundtracks for ‘Moulin Rouge!’, ‘The Great Gatsby’, and his record label, House of Iona, a joint venture with RCA Records. Luhrmann's other projects include stage productions of Giacomo Puccini's ‘La bohème’ for Australian Opera and Broadway as well as 'Strictly Ballroom the Musical'. In 2016, he partnered with award-winning playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis for the Netflix series ‘The Get Down’, which talks about the birth of hip-hop in the 1970s. Luhrmann’s album, titled ‘Something For Everybody’, features music from several of his movies, including the hit 'Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)'. He is often regarded as a contemporary example of an auteur and is one of the most commercially successful Australian directors.

Tom Hanks opens up about coronavirus: Details here

07 Jul 2020

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Tom Hanks opens up about coronavirus: Details here

Hollywood veteran Tom Hanks has opened up about his experience with the novel coronavirus, how he recovered from it, and his latest film Greyhound.

Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson to donate blood for coronavirus research

28 Apr 2020

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Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson to donate blood for coronavirus research

Just because he has recovered from coronavirus, it does not mean Tom Hanks is going to sit back and relax.

Tom Hanks writes to bullied boy called Corona

24 Apr 2020

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Tom Hanks writes to bullied boy called Corona

Onscreen or off-screen, Tom Hanks is known for winning hearts.

'The Batman' delayed as Warner Bros. shuffles release calendar

22 Apr 2020

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'The Batman' delayed as Warner Bros. shuffles release calendar

Without a doubt, 2020 is not a great year for moviegoers.

This too shall pass: Tom Hanks offers dose of optimism

23 Mar 2020

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This too shall pass: Tom Hanks offers dose of optimism

Over the course of the past two weeks, Twitter users have been greeted with 'Hey, folks' quite frequently, as Hollywood's everyman Tom Hanks has been candidly sharing regular updates about his coronavirus diagnosis and self-isolation period.

In coronavirus quarantine, Tom Hanks learns lessons in gin-rummy, vegemite

18 Mar 2020

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In coronavirus quarantine, Tom Hanks learns lessons in gin-rummy, vegemite

The world was disheartened when Hollywood's everyman Tom Hanks contracted the novel coronavirus, the deadly virus which has killed thousands across the globe.