The first full trailer for Mapplethorpe, the biopic about the famed gay photographer who died of complications from AIDS in 1989, has arrived. It's set to open in select theaters on March 1. Matt … [Read more...] about Matt Smith is ‘Mapplethorpe’ in Full Trailer for the Upcoming Biopic: WATCH
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Check out our weekly guide to TV this week, and make sure you’re catching the big premieres, crucial episodes and the stuff you won’t admit you watch when no one’s looking. — The title of HBO’s new … [Read more...] about What To Watch On TV This Week: HBO’s ‘Mapplethorpe’ Biopic
Matt Smith (Dr. Who) will play photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in a forthcoming biopic from writer-director Ondi Timoner, Deadline reports: "Girls regular Zosia Mamet has been cast to play Patti … [Read more...] about Doctor Who’s Matt Smith and Zosia Mamet to Play Robert Mapplethorpe, Patti Smith in Upcoming Biopic
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The L.A. County Museum of Art and the J. Paul Getty Trust have completed a joint acquisition of a huge number of works from the Robert Mapplethorpe foundation, the L.A. Times reports: The acquisition … [Read more...] about Massive Robert Mapplethorpe Archive Headed to L.A.
NORMAN BRANNON Norman Brannon is a pop critic, musician, and author based in New York City. He presents a weekly music update here on Towleroad and writes regularly at Nervous Acid. Follow … [Read more...] about MUSIC NEWS: The Go! Team, The Joy Formidable, Kele Okereke, Ricky Martin, Björk, Lykke Li, Joan As Police Woman, Robyn
The National Book Awards were handed out last night at Cipriani in NYC. Among the winners was Patti Smith's memoir about the late photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Here are the other … [Read more...] about Patti Smith Wins National Book Award for Mapplethorpe Memoir