New Promos for Pheonix
The creative team is now set for the off-Broadway production of Scott Organ’s Phoenix, starring the previously announced Julia Stiles and James Wirt.
The production, helmed by Jennifer DeLia, will feature set design by Caite Hevner Kemp, costumes by Amit Gajwani, lighting design by Oona Curley, sound design by Janie Bullard and scenic art by Burton Machen.
When Bruce (Wirt) and Sue (Stiles) meet four weeks after an uncharacteristic one-night-stand, Sue has this to say to him: one, I had a great time with you that night and two, let’s never see each other again. Thus begins a 4,000 mile journey well beyond the confines of their carefully structured worlds. Bruce is fueled by an overwhelming but undefined compulsion to join her in Phoenix. Sue is reluctantly charmed by his persistence, but steadfast in her resolve to keep him at bay.
Phoenix will play a limited engagement through August 23. Opening night for the one-act dark romantic comedy is set for August 7.
ALEIM Magazine Fourth Issue Launch
Julia Stiles joined Amber Heard, Aleim Johnson and Jay Bulger in New York for the ALEIM Magazine Fourth Issue Launch held at The Cleveland last week. We have added x photos from the event …
Julia Stiles Returns to New York Stage in Phoenix
Julia Stiles will return to the New York stage for the first time in five years, starring off-Broadway in director Jennifer DeLia’s production of Scott Organ’s dark romantic comedy Phoenix.
Co-starring with Stiles in the two-hander is James Wirt, who is also slated to appear with the actress in DeLia’s upcoming film The First, with Lily Rabe, Michael Pitt, Billy Magnussen andLouisa Krause.
In Phoenix, Stiles and Wirt play a mismatched couple who meet again four weeks after a one-night stand. She had a good time but prefers to close the door on the possibility of a future relationship with him, while he feels compelled to follow her 4,000 miles to the title destination.
The one-act play was previously presented in New York in 2010. This fresh take starts previews July 28 at the Cherry Lane Theatre, with an official opening night set for Aug. 7. The limited engagement is scheduled to run through Aug. 23.
Stiles’ last New York stage appearance was opposite Bill Pullman in the 2009 Broadway revival ofDavid Mamet’s Oleanna. Her previous off-Broadway roles have included Fran’s Bed by James Lapine in 2005, starring Mia Farrow; and the 2002 Shakespeare in the Park production of Twelfth Night, with Zach Braff, Jimmy Smits and Oliver Platt.
A film adaptation of Phoenix is in development, with Amy Redford attached to direct.
Producers on the off-Broadway run are Julie Pacino, Poverty Row Entertainment, Rian Patrick Durham and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater.
We have added a new promo photo to the gallery …
The Devil’s Own (1997) Screencaps
We have added x74 screencaps from Julia’s brief appearance in The Devils Own (1997) with Harrison Ford and Brad Pitt. Julia played Fords teenage daughter …
Filth NYC Screening
Julia Stiles attended the Filth screening in New York City hosted by Magnolia Pictures with The Cinema Society at Landmark Sunshine Cinema on May 19th, we have added x22 photos to the gallery …
Julia Stiles joins The Great Gilly Hopkins
Julia Stiles has joined the cast of The Great Gilly Hopkins, an adaptation of Bridge To Terabithia author Katherine Paterson’s novel of the same name. The Book Thief‘s Sophia Nelisse is playing young protagonist Gilly, who dreams of being reunited one day with her mysterious and exotic mother. Stiles will play Gilly’s mother.
Also newly added to the cast is Bill Cobbs (The Bodyguard, Rake) as Gilly’s blind, kindly neighbor Mr. Randolph. Cobbs stepped into the role replacing previously cast Danny Glover, who dropped out due to scheduling conflicts. Rounding out the cast is Billy Magnussen (Into The Woods, The East) as the youngster’s overworked and underpaid social worker. Kathy Bates, Octavia Spencer, and Glenn Close also co-star.
Script is adapted by Paterson’s son David Paterson, who also co-adapted his mother’s Terabithia tome into the 2007 film. Picturehouse will distribute The Great Gilly Hopkins, which is now filming in and around New York City. Stiles is repped by ICM Partners, Untitled Entertainment and Sloane Offer Weber and Dern.
Blue Season 2 Screencaps (Part 2)
We have added screencaps from Blue season 2 episode 15 through to 26 !
Strolling in NYC
Julia was spotted chatting on the phone in New York City’s Bowery neighbourhood on Friday…
God’s Pocket Screening
We have added x26 photos of Julia attending the special screening for God’s Pocket in NYC on Sunday evening …
Blue Season 2 Screencaps (Part 1)
We have screencapped and added the first half of Blue Season 2 (Episodes 1-12) to the gallery, thats x2,422 photos of Julia as Blue, enjoy …