15 October 2014   Gallery Updates Spotlight Comments Off on “Spotlight” Continues Filming in Toronto

Rachel was seen on set of her upcoming film “Spotlight” yesterday in Toronto. We have added the high quality on set images in our gallery. Rachel’s co-star Mark Ruffalo was also spotted on set.

14 October 2014   News & Rumors Comments Off on Jay Baruchel to honour Rachel at CWOF 2014

The 2014 Canada’s Walk Of Fame has announced the presenters and it was announced that Jay Baruchel will honour Rachel. Baruchel worked with Rachel in the upcoming Untitled Cameron Crowe/Hawaii Project. The official press release can be found below:

It’s all about Canadian star power on the yellow carpet as Shaw Media and Canada’s Walk of Fame announced today the all-star lineup of presenters and performers for the 2014 Canada’s Walk of Fame Tribute Show. Hosted by Jason Priestley, the not-to-be-missed television event airs Friday, December 19 – 8pm ET/PT on Global.

The powerhouse list of celebrity presenters includes Canadian actor Jay Baruchel, honouring Rachel McAdams; critically acclaimed actress Wendy Crewson, honouring Louise Arbour; broadcaster Jian Ghomeshi, honouring Ryan Reynolds; music legend Ronnie Hawkins, honouring The Band; six-time Olympic medalist Clara Hughes, honouring Hayley Wickenheiser and JUNO Award-winner Tom Cochrane, honouring Jeff Healey, the recipient of the posthumous Cineplex Legends Award.

8 October 2014   Sherlock Holmes 1 Comment

Robert Downey Jr. confirmed in a Reddit Q&A that “Sherlock Holmes 3” is in development. Yahoo! has the following story:

Robert Downey Jr has taken a moment out from his busy schedule hinting at, confirming, and then denying the existence of Iron Man 4, to briefly talk about Sherlock Holmes 3.

He may be best known worldwide for playing Tony Stark but let’s not forget he also has another hit blockbuster franchise under his belt in Sherlock Holmes; the last film was released in 2011.
During a Reddit AMA held to promote his new film The Judge, Downey Jr confirmed that plans were in place, saying: “Yes, we have a Sherlock 3 in development. We want it to be the best of the series, so that’s a pretty tall order.”

It has certainly been good to see no rush to make a third film, but it seems the time is drawing closer for it to become a reality.

Series director Guy Ritchie was propelled into blockbuster Hollywood by his work on the first two films, and is currently putting the finishing touches on spy thriller The Man From U.N.C.L.E before starting work on a King Arthur film set for 2016.

This means a likely 2017 release date for Sherlock Holmes 3, unless studio Warner Bros opt to hire a new director instead.

The first two films starred Downey Jr as the famous detective, Jude Law as Watson, Rachel McAdams as Irene Adler, and Jared Harris as Professor Moriarty.

It has not yet been announced who of the cast will return and we might not see Rachel’s character Irene Adler back at all given what (seems?) to happen in the second movie but we will keep you posted on the development of the 3rd movie.

7 October 2014   Gallery Updates Spotlight Comments Off on “Spotlight” Begins Filming in Toronto

Rachel’s upcoming movie “Spotlight” wrapped up a week of filming in Boston before the weekend. The production moved to Toronto to continue to film until November and Rachel was spotted on set in Toronto on Sunday (October 5). We have added the on set images in our gallery. Rachel’s co-star Michael Keaton was also seen on set.

The Hamilton Spectator is reporting that “Spotlight” will film in Hamilton, Ontario on Main Street East near James outside of morning and evening rush hours this week. Don’t forget to follow our twitter account @rachelmonline for the latest on set sightings of the movie.

30 September 2014   News & Rumors 1 Comment

It was previously announced that Rachel is one of the 2014 Canada’s Walk Of Fame Inductees. The ceremony will be held at the Sony Centre and tickets are available now. You can head over to SonyCentre.ca to purchase them, but be sure to buy them soon because only a few tickets are still available.

The outstanding roster of 2014 Canada’s Walk of Fame Inductees includes legendary rock group The Band, film stars Ryan Reynolds and Rachel McAdams, hockey superstar Hayley Wickenheiser, and former Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Louis Arbour. The Cineplex Legends Award will be awarded posthumously to musician Jeff Healey and The Weeknd will receive the Allan Slaight Slaight Award.

The Show will be hosted by Canadian television and film actor Jason Priestley, and will air nationally on Global TV on Friday, December 19th.

Entertainment Tonight Canada announced earlier today that Jason Priestley will host the show and they are reporting that Rachel is expected to attend the show. You can sent in questions using the #CWOF hash-tag:

The 2014 Canada’s Walk of Fame Tribute Show is held at Toronto’s Sony Centre for the Performing Arts on Saturday, October 18. Global will air the two-hour event airing on Friday, December 19 at 8p.m. ET/PT.

30 September 2014   A Most Wanted Man Movie News 1 Comment

The 2014 Rome Film Festival revealed it’s line-up yesterday and “A Most Wanted Man” is selected as part of the Events selection. The movie will have it’s Italian premiere during the festival. Screen Daily has the following story:

The ninth Rome Film Festival (Oct 16-25) has revealed a diverse line-up including the Italian premieres for potential awards contenders

This year for the first time the award-winners in each section of the programme will be decided by the audience on the basis of votes cast after the screenings.

Events – Italian premiere
A MOST WANTED MAN by Anton Corbijn, USA, 2014, 121′
Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Willem Dafoe, Daniel Brühl, Robin Wright, Rachel McAdams, Grigoriy Dobrygin

You can head over to the official website of the festival to find our more information.

29 September 2014   Gallery Updates Spotlight 1 Comment

Rachel was seen filming another scene for “Spotlight” earlier today in Boston. We have added the high quality images in our gallery. We also added some additional images including some great on set photos former Boston Globe Spotlight reporter Sacha Pfeiffer, who Rachel will portray in the movie, shared on her official twitter account.

29 September 2014   Gallery Updates Spotlight 1 Comment

Rachel was seen filming a scene for “Spotlight” in front of the public library in Boston yesterday. We have added the high quality on set images in our gallery. The movie shot several scenes on different locations including the Boston Globe office during the weekend. The movie is expected to film for a few more days on location in Boston before heading to Toronto to continue to film.

26 September 2014   Gallery Updates Spotlight 1 Comment

Rachel and her co-stars Mark Ruffalo and John Slattery attended a Red Sox game in Boston for “Spotlight” yesterday. Rachel was also spotted filming on various locations in Boston. We have added photos of Rachel on set of the movie our gallery, thanks to my friend Claudia. Boston Globe is reporting that some members of the real-life Spotlight team will make a cameo in the movie.

The cast, which includes Liev Schreiber as then-Globe editor Marty Baron, Michael Keaton as Globe reporter-editor Walter V. Robinson, Rachel McAdams as former Globe reporter Sacha Pfeiffer, and Stanley Tucci as Mitchell Garabedian, the lawyer who represented several of the victims.

The real-life reporters and editors are expected to have cameos in the film, and several were invited to sit in the stands during the scene at Fenway. (In the movie, Thursday’s game takes place in July so extras were asked to wear Red Sox T-shirts or “muted tones, casual summer and nothing that has a year later than 2001.”)

Spotlight” will continue to film in Boston until next week before heading to Toronto. The production is expected to wrap up early November. Reporter Sacha Pfeiffer, who Rachel will portray in the movie, shared some amazing on set photos on her official twitter account including one of Rachel which can be found behind the jump.

25 September 2014   News & Rumors Spotlight 1 Comment

Participant Media has announced that principal photography for “Spotlight” began today in Boston and they will head to Toronto next week. Many thanks to my friend Nick for the heads up! Rachel will star in the movie alongside Mark Ruffalo, Stanley Tucci, Michael Keaton and many more. The press release also confirms some exciting new cast additions including John Slattery. Rachel was already spotted on set with co-star Brian d’Arcy James.

September 25, 2014, Boston, MA /3BL Media/ – Principal photography begins today on Academy Award®-nominee Thomas McCarthy’s riveting drama SPOTLIGHT, starring Mark Ruffalo (The Normal Heart, The Kids are All Right), Michael Keaton (Birdman), Rachel McAdams (Midnight in Paris), Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan) and Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games). Written by McCarthy and Josh Singer (The Fifth Estate), SPOTLIGHT is a co-production of Anonymous Content and Rocklin/Faust, financed by Participant Media, and will be distributed by Open Road Films in the U.S. and by Entertainment One internationally.

Joining the cast are John Slattery (Mad Men), Brian d’Arcy James (Smash), Billy Crudup (Blood Ties) and Jamey Sheridan (Homeland). SPOTLIGHT will shoot in Boston for one week and then head to Toronto where filming will continue until the end of November.

Thomas McCarthy received an Oscar® nomination for the screenplay Up, won a BAFTA award for the script of The Station Agent which he also directed and was named best director at the Independent Spirit Awards for The Visitor.

25 September 2014   News & Rumors True Detective 1 Comment

Variety broke the news that Rachel is closing in on the female lead of “True Detective“. HBO hasn’t confirmed the casting yet but it seems like it’s almost official. The following story has been reported:

Rachel McAdams is said to be locking down a lead role in season 2 of HBO’s “True Detective.”

Sources tell Variety HBO has offered McAdams the part opposite Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn. Taylor Kitsch is expected to land the role of the fourth lead.

Though HBO recently announced Farrell and Vaughn as the show’s leads, sources say fans could have a similar response to the female lead as they did to Matthew McConaughey’s part as Rust Cohle in season 1.

Several other actresses have been considered for the part, including Jessica Biel and Malin Akerman, but McAdams has been seen as the front-runner for the past few weeks. HBO could not immediately be reached for comment.

It came down to scheduling, as insiders tell Variety McAdams was about to start filming “Spotlight,” the drama revolving around the Catholic Church sex scandal uncovered by the Boston Globe, and it was unknown whether dates could be worked out for McAdams to do that film and “True Detective.” Sources say that in the past 24 hours, a deal was worked out where the actress could do both projects.

Justin Lin is set to direct the first two episodes of season 2. “True Detective” creator Nic Pizzolatto has been busy writing the second season, which is set in California and revolves around three police officers and a career criminal who navigate a web of conspiracy in the aftermath of a murder.

McAdams and Kitsch are expected to play cops alongside Farrell, while Vaughn plays the crime boss whose empire is threatened when his partner is murdered.

McAdams, repped by WME and Magnolia Entertainment, is already set to have a busy 2015 with the untitled Cameron Crowe pic and the Jake Gyllenhaal boxing pic “Southpaw” both bowing next year. She was most recently seen opposite Philip Seymour Hoffman in “A Most Wanted Man.”

Deadline is also confirming the story and saying Rachel is “in talks”:

It looks like the search for the female lead in the second season of True Detective is over. Rachel McAdams is the choice for the role and is in talks to join the lauded series when the HBO drama returns next year alongside Colin Farrell and Vince Vaughn, who have been confirmed, and Taylor Kitsch, who is not official yet.