By Mariela Rosario | 03/30/2009 - 09:55
Venezuelan filmmaker Jonathan Jakubowicz has pulled the plug on his latest project after being driven out of town by Mexican drug gangs. Jakubowicz was forced to abandon production of, Queen of the South, starring Eva Mendes, Sir Ben Kingsley and Josh Hartnett, after receiving death threats while attempting to film on location in Sinaloa.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 05/23/2008 - 16:40
Eva Mendes shocked us all when she quietly checked herself into rehab earlier this year, to "proactive attend to some personal issues," according to her representative, but Star magazine is speculating that she may have been there to research her new movie role as a Spanish drug lord in Queen of the South.