By Smriti Mundhra | 03/29/2011 - 17:29
It may be Bob Marley’s name that has become synonymous with dub and reggae, but—as filmmakers Ethan Higbee and Adam Bhala Lough know—his mentor Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry is the true godfather of the movement. Now 70-something and living in Switzerland, Perry gets his close-up in The Upsetter, a feature documentary directed by Higbee and Lough and narrated by Benicio del Toro.
By Amaris Castillo | 02/23/2011 - 14:44
We were bummed to hear that Johnny Depp pulled out of the lead role in the verbosely-titled Seven Friends of Pancho Villa and the Woman with Six Fingers, because come on, you can never get enough Depp. But our frowns turned upside down the minute we heard who is up to replace him! Two new contenders have emerged for the role of the Mexican revolutionary general: Benicio del Toro and Gael Garcia Bernal. It’s a tough choice since both are so talented (and sexy!) so we need your input:
By Lee Hernandez | 01/24/2011 - 10:02
Benicio del Toro has played an ex-con in 21 Grams, a revolutionary in Che, and a drug lord in Traffic. The Oscar-winning actor, who has made a career out of playing murderers and thieves, will be adding to his credits a ruthless mobster named Roy Demeo in the upcoming biopic, The Icemean.
By Lee Hernandez | 12/09/2010 - 14:35
—Is Benicio del Toro heading to Cuba? In a manner of speaking—yes. The Oscar-winning actor has signed on to direct a segment called 7 Days in Havana, a Spanish-language film about contemporary Cuba.
By Miranda Noland | 12/07/2010 - 08:44
Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, Cassie and more!
By Mariela Rosario | 10/28/2010 - 12:45
Benicio del Toro's calendar for Campari was released today to our delight! The Puerto Rican actor was chosen to follow in the footsteps of gorgeous Latina stars Jessica Alba and Salma Hayek as the first male model for the Italian liquor company's calendar.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/30/2010 - 11:00
Benicio del Toro has been named the face of the 2011 Campari calendar. The Italian liquor company announced their pick yesterday. Del Toro, 43, is the first man to grace the Campari calendar, which has been deemed "The Red Affair."