Stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at. Did you catch the brendan fraser version easter egg. He is best known for playing rick oconnell in the mummy trilogy 1999, 2001, 2008, as well as for leading roles in comedy and fantasy films including encino man 1992, george of the jungle 1997, bedazzled 2000, looney tunes. Thanks to his fathers job, fraser and his family led a fairly peripatetic existence. Brendan fraser discusses with access hollywood lives natalie morales and kit hoover what its like sharing his past roles with his sons. Brendan james fraser born december 3, 1968 is an actor who is both american and canadian. Buy products related to brendan fraser movies and see what customers say about brendan fraser movies on free delivery possible on eligible purchases. Inkheart 2008 official trailer brendan fraser, andy. As with the majority of recent fantasy movies, inkheart makes the mistake of catering. Some executive or a director puts your face on a screen in a theater, and theres. What happened to brendan fraser and where is he now. Tom cruises version of the mummy contains a callback to brendan frasers 1999 film of the same name, but its so quick you might have missed it. Inkheart illustrates an obvious problem with making a movie about the joys of.
Brendan fraser ruled the 90s film scene, but then something happened and he was gone for a long, long time. Tenyearold meggies father, mo silvertongue played by brendan fraser the mummy franchise, journey to the center of the earth, has a. Producer todd moyer files lawsuit against brendan fraser. Brendan james fraser was born in indianapolis, indiana, to canadian parents carol mary genereux, a sales counselor, and peter.
Rachel is just a heck of a lot of fun to work with and easily someone you can have a platonic movie. Inkheart, a muddled film adaptation of a childrens best seller by cornelia funke, celebrates the magic of books, but it can also be taken as a. Search, discover and share your favorite the mummy gifs. Brendan fraser is the only mummy killer in my book. People mostly know him for playing rick oconnell in the mummy trilogy and for his comedy and fantasy films, such as encino man, george of the jungle and bedazzled among others. Extraordinary measures is a 2010 american medical drama film starring brendan fraser, harrison ford, and keri russell. He and his exwife did have children and fraser was left paying child. Brendan fraser celebrity profile check out the latest brendan fraser photo gallery, biography, pics, pictures, interviews, news, forums and blogs at rotten tomatoes. Boycotting tom cruises the mummy out of respect for brendan fraser. A teenage girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of her father, her aunt, and a storybooks hero. The film opens with mortimer mo folchart brendan fraser and his wife teresa resa folchart sienna guillory. The story behind brendan frasers brilliant, oddball.
Brendan fraser list of movies and tv shows tv guide. He has acted in many american movies, such as the mummy movies. A teenage girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books and must try to stop a freed villain from destroying them all, with the help of. The story behind brendan frasers brilliant, oddball character. On leaving the path of an actress, she penned for the book named hollywood picks the classics.
With joe pesci, brendan fraser, moira kelly, patrick dempsey. With brendan fraser, andy serkis, eliza bennett, sienna guillory. Blast from the past is a 1999 american romantic comedy film directed by hugh wilson and starring brendan fraser, alicia silverstone, christopher walken, sissy spacek, and dave foley. Based on a great selling book a film that lives up to the book.
Why the mummy needed brendan fraser trilogy easter eggs, according to director alex kurtzman. Flyby that eventually became bryan singers superman returns. Fans of brendan fraser s the mummy movies disappointed by the tom cruise reboot may be in luck an easter egg suggests rick oconnell, imhotep, and co. Im also a big fan of henry selicks, but this looked like a collection of characters rejected from nightmare before christmas and james and the giant peach. Horror movie villains that are actually gorgeous in real life duration. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Through the show, brendan fraser has found himself back among the most followed actors in the world, with popular current projects and a. Silvertongue not only read several wicked characters out of the book, but he also. I like brendan frasier movies, most people wont admit that, but i think he is pretty funny.
Brendan james fraser was born in indianapolis, indiana, to canadian parents carol mary genereux, a sales counselor, and peter fraser, a journalist and travel executive. Currently, the star of the dc universe doom patrol series, fanfavorite actor brendan fraser lets it be known he nearly played superman fraser says he auditioned for the role of the man of steel in the defunct brett ratner and j. Download audiobooks narrated by brendan fraser to your device. A muscular, darkly handsome actor who defies easy categorization, brendan fraser has an enviable versatility that has allowed him to be equally convincing in comedies, dramas, and adventure films alike. Now moyer is firing back with a complaint of his own. Inkhearts brendan fraser says his role was based on. Brendan fraser can currently be seen as the dc comics character robotman on the dc universe series doom patrol. Jun 09, 2017 why hollywood probably quit casting brendan fraser.
Brendan fraser biography affair, divorce, ethnicity. Brendan fraser s performance as george displays the kind of easy charm that makes a movie star. Convinced his thesis will have him graduate with honors from harvard university, a stuffy student finds himself at the mercy of a homeless mans demands when he holds the papers hostage. Come here to celebrate the acting projects past and present of the all around good guy, brendan james fraser. Monkeybone movie and the character were not funny at all.
Sep 12, 2018 furry vengeance would be frasers last starring role in a studio movie. It was the first film produced by cbs films, the film division of cbs corporation, who released the film on january 22, 2010. As it falls to the floor, we can see that it is the book of the dead from brendan s movies. The versatile actor who tribeca film called the movie star that hollywood forgot in 2014 made a name for. Thus, brendan began his journey to stardom and he made major appearances in movies like school ties, the scout, airheads, and george of the jungle in 1997 which became his first major box office success. The mummy, along with its sequels, established fraser as a capital m movie star. You could feel the chemistry between rachel and brendan. There wasnt a more ubiquitous presence in comedies during the 1990s than fraser, often doing his own physical stunts. Brendan fraser says being sexually assaulted helped derail. Rachel is just a heck of a lot of fun to work with and easily someone you can have a platonic movie star crush on for all. He has acted in many american movies, such as the mummy movies, as well as the quiet american, crash, george of the jungle and journey to the center of the earth. Well, you dont necessarily see him since hes just providing the voice of a. Movie talk brendan fraser says hes broke originally posted by jay g. Our marketplace offers a huge selection of movies from sellers worldwide.
Brendan fraser, one of the famous name back in the hollywood disappeared from the scene for a couple of years. Inkheart 2008 official trailer brendan fraser, andy serkis movie. The film focuses on a naive 35year old man, adam webber, who spent his entire life living in a fallout shelter with his parents watching reruns of i love lucy and the honeymooners and listening to perry como and dean martin. The son of a canadian tourism executive, fraser was born in indianapolis on december 3, 1968. Not that he completely disappeared, but his face was nowhere to be seen. But these days, the actor is rarely seen on the big screen and his most famous role of recent times is a. We expected tom cruises reboot of the mummy to distance itself from the brendan fraser trilogy as far as it could but the tone of the movie wasnt as far away from the previous series as we.
Brendan frasers mummy exists in dark universe screen rant. Brendan fraser married movie star afton smith in 1993 but they divorced within five years. Inkheart is a 2008 britishamericangerman fantasy adventure film directed by iain softley, produced by cornelia funke, dylan cuva, sarah wang, ute leonhardt, toby emmerich, mark ordesky, ileen maisel and andrew licht, written by david lindsayabaire, music composed by javier navarrete and starring brendan fraser, paul bettany, helen mirren, jim broadbent, andy serkis, and eliza bennett. At an archaeological dig in the ancient city of hamunaptra, an american serving in the french foreign legion accidentally awakens a mummy who begins to wreck havoc as he searches for the reincarnation of his longlost love. A lot of questions lingered among his fans including what happened to the the mummy actor.
Brendan fraser, paul bettany, helen mirren, jim broadbent. Book of the dead the book brendan fraser the mummy mummy movie old victorian homes halloween books. Not the new brendan fraser 3d one, but the 1959 version with james mason, pat boone, arlene dahl and diane baker. I entered this movie like i enter the books i read. See more ideas about mummy movie, movies and brendan fraser. The mummy trilogy star brendan fraser says he would be all in on a fun return to the universal pictures franchise rebooted again under tom cruise in 2017. Brendan fraser was almost superman cosmic book news. Despite the recent tom cruise reboot of the mummy franchise, brendan fraser is absolutely willing to return to the franchise for a sequel or a reboot asked at fan expo canada if there are future mummy movies on the horizon, fraser said, for me. Join sign up keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. Yet another great movie with great actors brendan fraser helen mirron etc. The cool way the mummy totally references brendan frasers.
It stars ian mckellen as whale, along with brendan fraser, lynn redgrave, lolita davidovich and david dukes. The mummy 2017 brendan fraser easter eggs digital spy. Brendan fraser is good as the confused, angry, guiltridden father. Brendan fraser returning for a mummy sequel or reboot. Brendan fraser said he became depressed after being groped by a hollywood executive at the height of his career in the mummy and other films. Trailer brendan fraser, andy serkis movie hd a young girl discovers her father has an amazing talent to bring characters out of their books. Movie stardom is a phenomenon even movie stars cant reliably explain. Both the book of the dead and the book of life from the previous mummy film look close to identical. Back in action 2003 and journey to the center of the. Tom cruises the mummy contains an easter egg from brendan fraser s movies which reveals theyre all in the same continuity. Jul 17, 2014 inkheart 2008 official trailer brendan fraser, andy serkis movie hd movieclips classic trailers. Brendan fraser stars, and books characters leap from the page. Brendan fraser auditioned for superman, and he finally opened.
Inkheart iain softley, brendan fraser, paul bettany, helen. Shop movies starring brendan fraser on dvd, vhs, and rare video formats at alibris. The shocking experience that made brendan fraser retreat. Brendan fraser says hes broke page 2 dvd talk forum. Brendan fraser would absolutely return for a fun mummy. He was in all kinds of movies back in the 90s and early 2000s and even the later part of the 2000s to some why hollywood probably quit. This makes george of the jungle her last movie before retirement. Jun 12, 2017 brendan fraser s the mummy trilogy exists in the dark universe. Brendan fraser reveals why he disappeared from the hollywood spotlight for years. Brendan fraser simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jul, 2012 we told you a couple of months ago that brendan fraser sued producer todd moyer over a planned movie about william tell. In 1925, a band of adventurers seeking fame and fortune led by rick oconnel brendan fraser, an american expatriate who has joined the foreign legion, and.
He is of irish, scottish, german, czech, and frenchcanadian ancestry. Fraser plays a man who can bring fictional characters to life simply by reading a book aloud. An international coproduction between the united kingdom and the united states, the film is written and directed by bill condon, based on christopher bram s 1995 novel father of frankenstein. Book depository books with free delivery worldwide. Brendan fraser shares his thoughts on the mummy remake. Inkheart is a 2008 britishamericangerman fantasy adventure film directed by iain softley. Brendan fraser full list of movies and tv shows in theaters, in production and upcoming films. Brendan fraser, leslie mann, thomas haden church, et al. Jekyll which exists to deal with the evil and monsters. The cool way the mummy totally references brendan frasers movie. Inkheart 2008 official trailer brendan fraser, andy serkis movie hd. Shortly after mo finds the book, meggie encounters a horned marten outside the shop.28 1449 5 651 174 738 670 1159 258 405 762 169 93 178 975 208 693 886 5 1239 73 1157 892 268 1127 659 1002 684 1519 1115 1495 1087 366 1317 1403 1428 883 398 1182 434 1484 281 603 269 64 351 997 1450 1045