Tag: True Grit
Barry Pepper is joining the cast of True Grit. He will reprise the role of “Lucky” Ned Pepper a notorious outlaw. “Lucky” was played by Robert Duvall in the 1969 version of the film. Pepper is perhaps best known for his role as Private Daniel Jackson the crack sniper in Saving Private Ryan.
Just looking at the IMDB.com entry for True Grit and I noticed a surprise producer. See below. Anyone have any info on how this came about?
Newcomer Hailee Steinfeld has been cast in the lead role of Mattie Ross in the Coen Brothers upcoming retelling of True Grit. Filming starts this month and the picture is due out by years end.
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Matt Damon and Jeff Bridges will be getting a little dusty when cameras roll on “True Grit” the Coen Brothers latest attempt at adpating a novel. Production will begin next month in New Mexico. This represents a return to both New Mexico and Adaptation since the 2007 “No Country For Old Men”. Bridges will assume [...]
Looks like Jeff Bridge’s is likely to play Rooster Cogburn in the Coen’s upcoming adaptation of True Grit. In an earlier post I speculated about who might play that role. For Some reason Jeff Bridges never came up. But fans of The Big Lebowski are probably stroking their marmots at the thought of this. Full [...]
I was just thinking about who the Coens could possibly have in mind to play Rooster Cogburn in their upcoming adaptation of True Grit. I’ve seen many names thrown about as possibilities. Michael Caine, Peter O’Toole, Tom Wilkinson, Nick Nolte, James Caan, and even Steven Segal. To the latter, I say, please no. In reading [...]
In an article yesterday Variety is stating that True Grit not The Yiddish Policemen’s Union will be the Coen’s next film. Read the full story.