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John Lithgow Could Have Been the Joker in Tim Burton’s Batman

Ever seen the Batman movie that Tim Burton directed in 1989? Ever thought if there were any other options as who could play the Joker? Well, John Lithgow himself revealed that he auditioned for the Batman movie as the Joker. Before Jack Nicholson took on the role, it was John Lithgow's choice if he wanted to take the role as the Joker or not. He left the role and he is regretting it. “My worst audition was for Tim Burton for Batman. I have never told anyone this story, but I...

Review of ‘Beatriz at Dinner’: When an Inconvenient Truth Comes to Dinner

Salma Hayek plays Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor Mexican town, who was pulled towards a career as a holistic health practitioner by her innate kindness. Doug Strutt, played by John Lithgow is a smug, real estate mogul. Fate brings the two together at a dinner party, in a cultural and political collision that leaves audience shifting uncomfortably in their seats. Beatriz has taken on Cathy as a massage client. The caregiver helped strengthen Cathy’s daughter after cancer treatments. Cathy’s grateful to Beatriz and really believes the work she does...
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‘The Crown’ Star John Lithgow Thanks Fellow Nominees and Meryl Streep in Emotional SAG Awards Speech

At Sunday night's SAG Awards, the nominee list for the best actor in a drama series category was made up of several incredibly talented stars but, it was The Crown's John Lithgow who took home the top prize (for the full list of winners, click HERE). Lithgow appeared to be holding back tears as he began his acceptance speech.  He began by saying, "I never would cast myself as Winston Churchill...  put me into a magnificent cast of about 50 wonderful English actors, led by our marvelous Claire Foy. These are the people who have delivered me up...