Topic: Pacino
pacino return broadway
October 18, 2014

Pacino to return on Broadway

BFTLOS ANGELES Al Pacino is to return to Broadway next year in a new play by David Mamet written with the Oscar-winner expressly in mind.Producers said the acting legend will star in China Doll, directed by Pam MacKinnon, starting in October 2015. Additional casting is to be announced later. Pacino ...

pacino honoured at british film
September 26, 2014

Al Pacino honoured at British Film Institute

BBCLONDON Hollywood star Al Pacino said he was ‘overwhelmed’ after being made a fellow of the British Film Institute (BFI).The 74-year-old star of The Godfather films received the honour at a ceremony in London from BFI chairman Greg Dyke. ‘People I’ve adored have received ...

ageing bad rap pacino
September 11, 2014

Ageing has bad rap: Al Pacino

BFTNew York Al Pacino has told how his latest films reflect the fact he is getting older and embracing it. The 74-year-old has two projects at the Toronto International Film Festival, which both see his character exploring the regrets, ambitions and ruts of age -Manglehorn, in which he plays a ...

pacino a splash at toronto film festival
September 09, 2014

Al Pacino makes a splash at Toronto film festival

TORONTO - Al Pacino was so excited to be promoting his latest film “Manglehorn” at the Toronto film festival Sunday that he knocked over glass after glass of water at a press conference.He appeared along with director David Gordon Green (“Pineapple Express”) and co-stars ...

pacino suffering depression
September 03, 2014

Al Pacino on suffering from depression

HRCalifornia Al Pacino has opened up about the struggles he and others have faced when battling depression.The veteran actor said that he felt “spared” and “lucky” that he is yet to have been derailed by the mental health condition that has led to the deaths of so many ...

pacino staged london
April 06, 2013

Pacino show to be staged in London

LONDON (BBC)Hollywood superstar Al Pacino is bringing his acclaimed one-man show to the London Palladium this summer. A Night With Pacino will include an on-stage interview with the actor about his life and work, and a question and answer session with the audience. The 72-year-old, best known for ...

Al Pacino, Scarface director reuniting

AL PACINO and Brian de Palma are teaming up for the first time in 20 years to make a film about a disgraced American football coach.The actor and director, who worked together on Scarface and Carlito’s Way, are joining forces for Happy Valley, which tells the story of Joe Paterno.The Penn ...

Al Pacino Play Shylock
December 09, 2009

Al Pacino to play Shylock

HOLLYWOOD star Al Pacino is to play Shylock in a production of The Merchant of Venice in New Yorks Central Park next summer. The 69-year-old will join Public Theaters Shakespeare in the Park series for seven weeks from 9 June. It is the first time the Oscar-winner has returned to the New York stage ...