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Monday, May 7, 2012

Johnny Depp's 'Dark Shadows' Throws Star-Studded Hollywood Premiere

Johnny Depp was empty before having kids Updated: 14:28, Tuesday May 8, 2012 Johnny Depp was miserable until he had children. The 48-year-old 'Dark Shadows' actor has admitted that he felt empty until the birth of his first child with Vanessa Paradis. more
Sky News Australia ( 5/7/2012 8:31:03 PM -08:00 )

It wasn't lust at first bite for Johnny Depp's revamped Barnabas
BY CINDY PEARLMAN May 7, 2012 7:35PM In “Dark Shadows,” Johnny Depp sinks his teeth into a big, sweaty construction worker, and “quite honestly, I felt as if I was biting one of the Village People.” BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — When mulling over his new more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 5/7/2012 4:35:25 PM -08:00 )

Johnny Depp: I was angry and frustrated until my first child
Johnny Depp: I was angry and frustrated until my first childBy GRANT ROLLINGS JOHNNY DEPP is one of the world's biggest film stars and can command up to £35million per movie – but he has revealed his life was miserable until he had kids. Johnny undeniably had it tough when he was growing up. more
The Sun ( 5/7/2012 4:33:55 PM -08:00 )

Tuesday's talk shows
“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” (3 pm, Channel 5): “Dark Shadows” stars Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer and Chloe Moretz; musician Flo Rida. “Late Show With David Letterman” (10:35 pm, Channel 2): Actor Jim Parsons; musician Macy Gray. more
Chicago Sun-Times ( 5/7/2012 3:50:46 PM -08:00 )

'Dark Shadows' artist Ken Bald
By Mark Voger/The Star-Ledger Jerry McCrea/The Star-LedgerArtist Ken Bald of Mount Arlington displays a favorite page of his "Dark Shadows" comic-strip artwork from 1971. His fangs bared, his blood lust stoked, TV vampire Barnabas Collins has claimed more
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com ( 5/7/2012 10:14:50 AM -08:00 )

Best Bets: "Dark Shadows" in the movies, "Desperate Housewives" and "Survivor
Best Bets: "Dark Shadows" in the movies, "Desperate Housewives" and "Survivor(CBS News) In this Janus-like week in entertainment, viewers will be looking forward to the summer blockbusters on the big screen and saying goodbye to the favorite shows on the small screen. Believe it or not, summer moviegoing started last weekend more
CBS News ( 5/7/2012 2:58:23 AM -08:00 )

Dark Shadows emerges as Desperate Housewives disappear
You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows, but these days, a guide through the seemingly endless flurry of pop culture is just what we need. With that in mind, here is what's on the radar screen in TV, music and film for the coming more
Vancouver Sun ( 5/6/2012 11:27:13 PM -08:00 )

Tim Burton Vamps It Up in His 'Dark Shadows' Remake
Tim Burton Vamps It Up in His The director reunites with Johnny Depp for Dark Shadows, a sexy update of the soapy '60s vampire drama. He takes Chris Lee behind the scenes with co-star Michelle Pfeiffer. It's official: a Tim Burton sex scene is unlike anything you've ever seen. more
Daily Beast ( 5/6/2012 9:16:03 PM -08:00 )

Johnny Depp sinks teeth into vampire role in 'Dark Shadows'
Johnny Depp sinks teeth into vampire role in MANILA, Philippines - Adding to his gallery of memorable film characters such as Edward Scissorhands, Ed Wood, Jack Sparrow, Willy Wonka, Sweeney Todd and the Mad Hatter, Johnny Depp now plays the reluctant vampire Barnabas Collins in Warner Bros. more
Philippine Star ( 5/6/2012 6:29:49 PM -08:00 )

Ahead of the Curve: Weekly pop culture cheat sheet
If you love the combination of Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, then this weekend's release should already be on your radar: The two are together again with the new movie "Dark Shadows." The movie adaptation of the late '60s TV show stars Depp as Barnabas more
CNN (blog) ( 5/6/2012 1:36:40 PM -08:00 )

Tim Burton heads down memory lane (+video)
Tim Burton heads down memory lane (+video)By Des Sampson For Tim Burton, Dark Shadows risks being one of his most Tim Burton movies yet. All his trademarks lie within. It's got Johnny Depp (their seventh movie together). Like his Batman films, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Planet of more
New Zealand Herald (blog) ( 5/6/2012 9:22:38 AM -08:00 )

'Dark Shadows' producer: Johnny Depp was a 'man on a mission'
Johnny Depp makes transformations for a living — he's played a poet, pirate, cop, crook, lizard, killer, candymaker, astronaut and even (shudder) an accountant — but, surprisingly, he had never portrayed a vampire until ”Dark Shadows,” opening May 11, more
Los Angeles Times ( 5/6/2012 7:43:34 AM -08:00 )

'Dark Shadows': Tim Burton's quirky touches lurk
The man who walks into a suite in the luxurious SLS Hotel near Beverly Hills looks exactly like Tim Burton. He wears the black suit and black shirt; he has the unruly Lyle Lovett-ish mop of hair, sunglasses and graying stubble. more
San Francisco Chronicle ( 5/6/2012 4:12:46 AM -08:00 )

'Dark Shadows' geeks keep their connection to old TV fave
Long before there were Twi-hards, there was a legion of vampire-crazed fans devoted to “Dark Shadows” — and they didn't turn to dust when the series ended. Musician Michael Culhane remembers his father coining a term for the program's fanatics: more
New York Daily News ( 5/6/2012 4:02:22 AM -08:00 )

Tim Burton and Johnny Depp reteam for 'Dark Shadows'
Tim Burton and Johnny Depp reteam for For the immortal vampire Barnabas Collins, 22 years can go by in the blink of an eye. But for movie lovers, the two-decade collaboration between director Tim Burton and his frequent star Johnny Depp, from 1990's “Edward Scissorhands” to “Dark Shadows,” more
New York Daily News ( 5/6/2012 4:02:16 AM -08:00 )

This week's pop forecast
By Chris Lackner, The Province May 6, 2012 The film remake of the 1966 Gothic soap opera Dark Shadows reunites actor Johnny Depp, who plays the young vampire Barnabas, with director Tim Burton. You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind more
The Province ( 5/6/2012 2:03:03 AM -08:00 )

Eva Green finds Johnny Depp's long fingers 'extremely sexy'
Eva Green finds Johnny DeppBy Ruben V. Nepales LOS ANGELES - "I think Johnny Depp is extremely sexy, especially with his long fingers (which) can do many things," said Eva Green - eyes afire with mirth and naughtiness - about her "Dark Shadows" co-star in a recent interview. more
AsiaOne ( 5/5/2012 10:35:07 PM -08:00 )

Michelle Pfeiffer goes for laughs in big-screen remake of 'Dark Shadows'
By Stephen Schaefer When Michelle Pfeiffer heard that Tim Burton was turning “Dark Shadows,” the iconic Gothic television soap opera from the 1960s into a movie, she let him know she wanted in. “I shamelessly called him,” Pfeiffer said. more
Boston Herald ( 5/5/2012 8:02:18 PM -08:00 )

The Vampire Who Came Out in the Afternoon
The Vampire Who Came Out in the AfternoonIT was “Satan's favorite TV show,” according to a religious tract of the time. Tim Burton, 8 years old when the Gothic daytime soap opera “Dark Shadows” came into the world and not quite 13 when it breathed its last, was clearly untroubled that his more
New York Times ( 5/5/2012 7:46:16 PM -08:00 )

Pop Forecast
By Chris Lackner, Postmedia News May 4, 2012 "You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows," but these days, a guide through the seemingly endless flurry of pop culture is just what we need. With that in mind, here is what's on the more
Victoria Times Colonist ( 5/5/2012 1:04:12 AM -08:00 )