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Joaquin Phoenix said his late brother River told him: "You"re going to be a more successful actor than I am"

Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images/MediaPunch/IPX via AP Joaquin Phoenix said his late brother River once told him, "You're going to be a mor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix had mock "Joker" sequel posters made to prove his character fits "in any movie"

"Joker" star Joaquin Phoenix told the Los Angeles Times he initially signed up for the movie as a "one-off." But a couple weeks into filming, the actor half-jokingly started talking with director .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 5th, 2019

Joaquin Phoenix"s "Joker" makeup took much less time than Heath Ledger and Jared Leto"s because he couldn"t sit still

Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP/Warner Bros. Joaquin Phoenix's makeup artist said it took just 15 minutes for him to transform into the eponymous antihero in "Joker." Nicki Ledermann told Dazed Beauty the actor "just couldn't sit still."  This makes Phoe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 25th, 2019

Joaquin Phoenix called out "systemic racism" in his BAFTA acceptance speech: "We send a very clear message to people of color"

BBC One Joaquin Phoenix won best actor for "Joker" at the the 73rd EE British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) on Sunday. During his powerful acceptance speech, Phoenix called out "sy.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 3rd, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix joined animal activists to comfort pigs at a slaughterhouse after the SAG Awards: "People need to know the truth"

Photo/Chris Pizzello; Robert Sud Joaquin Phoenix won a Screen Actors Guild Award on Sunday for outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role for his performance in "Joker." After the ceremon.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 21st, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix recalled "always losing" to Leonardo DiCaprio in the final callbacks for auditions in his SAG Awards acceptance speech

Frazer Harrison/Getty/Rich Fury/Getty Images Joaquin Phoenix won Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role at the 2020 SAG Awards. The "Joker" star thanked each of his fellow nominees.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 20th, 2020

TV host Wendy Williams apologized after facing backlash for making fun of Joaquin Phoenix"s cleft lip

Getty Images for Vulture Festiva/Steve Granitz/WireImage Wendy Williams tweeted an apology after mocking Joaquin Phoenix's cleft lip. The TV host made fun of the "Joker" actor.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2020

Will Joaquin Phoenix"s Golden Globes Speech Dent The Private Plane Market?

Actor Joaquin Phoenix has joined a chorus of celebrities and environm.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 9th, 2020

Joaquin Phoenix looked genuinely uncomfortable after Jimmy Kimmel shared an outtake of him swearing at a crew member on the set of "Joker"

Jimmy Kimmel Live! / YouTube Joaquin Phoenix appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" on Tuesday. The actor appeared blindsided when the host shared an outtake from the set of "Joker" wherein the ac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 2nd, 2019

Actor George Lopez opening new restaurant at Gila River casino

The actor is planning his second location in Arizona after a similar partnership with a California tribe proved successful......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 6th, 2018

More than 2,000 furloughed Oracle Park, Chase Center workers now laid off permanently

Effective today, 2,154 members of the Oracle Park and Chase Center staffs have seen their March furloughs become full-fledged summer firings. The workers were told by email late Monday by Palo Alto-based Bon Appétit Management Co. that their temp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 29th, 2020

Blink-like light show planned for idyllic Pyramid Hill

Last week, I hopped in my car and followed the Great Miami River to Pyramid Hill in Hamilton. I knew vaguely about the sculpture park, the brainchild of Harry T. Wilks, the late art collector and philanthropist, but I had never visited. I was in f.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 24th, 2020

"Wild Wild West" star Robert Conrad"s Malibu home sells for $5.1 million

The coastal home of late actor Robert Conrad just sold for $5.1 million after about two weeks on the market in Malibu. The coastal home of late actor Robert Conrad just sold for $5.1 million after about two weeks on the market in Malibu......»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 15th, 2020

The Mayor of Phoenix said she only found out the city was getting a "significant" federal coronavirus testing site from a tweet

Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego told Business Insider she only found out west Phoenix was getting a 'significant' federal testing site through a tweet.  The mayor had been calling for federal help from the Fe.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2020

"The barn"s on fire": The Phoenix mayor and Arizona"s former health director detail how the state"s coronavirus response went from successful to catastrophic

Ross D. Fr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2020

Toyota opens Phoenix parts distribution center serving Southwest dealerships

A newly opened Toyota parts distribution center in Phoenix has hired 61 workers and will service dealers across the Southwest. Toyota Motor North America (NYSE: TM) officially began stocking the $10 million center in late May, made its first .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Patagonia CEO Rose Marcario is stepping down

Patagonia Rose Marcario is stepping down as CEO of Patagonia.  Her succession has been in the works since late last year, the company told Fast Company. While leading the outdoor retail brand, Marcario im.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 11th, 2020

Patagonia CEO Rose Marcario stepping down

Patagonia CEO and President Rose Marcario will step down June 12 after leading the company for seven years, the company announced Wednesday. Marcario told Fast Company in a statement that her succession has been planned since late last year, and t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2020

The Moneyist: Should I tell my sister that her husband, a notorious spender, has a secret credit card?

‘My niece told me that her dad, my brother-in-law, has a secret credit card that my sister doesn’t know about.’.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2020

Deutsche Bank faces action from NY regulators over Epstein ties: sources

Deutsche Bank could face enforcement action by New York regulators investigating its ties to the late U.S. financier and accused sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, two sources familiar with the investigation told Reuters on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 3rd, 2020

Oakley founder sells 3 Kauai homes for $37M

Neal Norman of Hawaii Life told Pacific Business News that the all-cash deal “went hard” after the Covid-19 shutdowns in late March......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2020