Happy Birthday: John Hawkes

Festival Reviews

johnhawkes.jpgJohn Hawkes

Born: September 11, 1959 in Alexandria, Minnesota, USA

[2010, on making The Perfect Storm (2000)] That was a big deal for me, because that was a good part in a Hollywood blockbuster. And yeah, I died, but so did everyone. At least, I got to stay to the end. The actress, Rusty Schwimmer, and I met at an audition, and they put us in touch and said, “We want to screen-test you guys for the parts”. So, she and I went and had a beer or two and worked on the scene without anyone knowing we were doing it. We went in the next day, and it was one of those rare occasions where two actors screen-test together and both get the part. She was terrific.

CONTAGION
dir. Steven Soderbergh
Stars:
Matt Damon
Kate Winslet
SydneyWhiteAmerican Gangster
2007
dir. Scott
Starring
Crowe
Denzel Washington
movie posterMIRACLE AT ST. ANNA

View original post 101 more words

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s