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Gravitas Ventures & Variance Films Pick Up ‘Frankie Go Boom’

Gravitas Ventures and Variance Films have acquired domestic rights to Frankie Go Boom. The comedy, which premiered at this year’s SXSW Film Festival, stars Bridesmaids’ Chris O’Dowd, Sons of Anarchy’s Ron Perlman, Chris Noth, Charlie Hunnam, Lizzy Caplan and Whitney Cummings. The film will come out on video on demand in September, with a theatrical release to follow in October from Variance. The film is directed and written by Jordan Roberts. Frankie Go Boom is the first of Gravitas and Variance’s plan to partner on purchasing and releasing eight independent films a year in theaters and on VOD.

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Charlie To Be at Easyriders Rodeo in Chillicothe, Ohio

For more information visit EasyRiderEvents.com or click to image below to view the full resolution flyer.

UPDATE: The event runs from August 30th to September 3rd, but thanks to the Easyrider Events Facebook Page we can now confirm Charlie will be there on September 1st ONLY.

Easyriders Rodeo Chillicothe, OH 2012
Location:
Ross County Fairgrounds
344 Fairgrounds Dr.
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Charlie Tells TVLine That Season 5’s Jax Probably Won’t Be ‘Crying as Much’

Check out what Charlie had to say about the upcoming fifth season of Sons of Anarchy when TVLine went prodding for some juicy answers.

“Jax has been battling for four seasons about [staying with the club or leaving], and at the end of last year, he absolutely made the decision that he was going to stay,” the actor tells TVLine. “So, energetically, it’s a very different Jax.

“He’s not jumping up and down with excitement and full of gung ho, but he’s resigned to be here,” Hunnam continues. “And if he is going to be here, he’s going to make it work. This is a much more calm, mature, practical and driven Jax, which is going to be really exciting and fun to play.”

Basically, he adds with a laugh, “I don’t think Jax is going to be crying as much.”

Hunnam does, however, caution against confusing his Sons character’s resignation with contentment, noting that his choice ultimately is “going to suck. I’m sure in the back of Jax’s mind there’s still going to be some exit strategy, but that’s not for a long way off at this point.”

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Sons of Anarchy to be at 2012 San Diego Comic Con

Sons of Anarchy to be at 2012 San Diego Comic Con

According to the official press release SpoilerTV posted earlier today, it seems our favorite cast is going to be at this years 2012 San Diego Comic Con!

SUNDAY, JULY 15:
SONS OF ANARCHY: Get an inside look into the world of FX’s highest-rated series ever, with creator Kurt Sutter (The Shield) and stars Charlie Hunnam, Katey Sagal, Ron Perlman, Maggie Siff, Kim Coates, Mark Boone Junior, Tommy Flanagan, Theo Rossi, Ryan Hurst and Dayton Callie.

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Charlie’s Appearance Time at Sickies Garage Grand Opening Changed

Thanks to the The Hub Entertainment Destination Facebook page, we now know the updated times for Charlie’s appearance tomorrow at Sickies Garage Burgers and Brews Grand Opening.

Charlie will be at Sickies Garage from 7-9 p.m.! After that, he’ll be hosting the “Leather and Lace Party” in The Venue! This is all happening tomorrow, June 9th!

Charlie Nominated for Critics’ Choice TV Award!

Winners of the awards, given away by the Broadcast Television Journalists Assoc., an offshoot of the Broadcast Film Critics Association, will be announced at a gala awards dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 18.

Also nominated was Charlie’s fellow Sons of Anarchy cast mates, Katey Sagal and Maggie Siff. Congratulations!

Best Actor in a Drama Series

Bryan Cranston – Breaking Bad – AMC

Kelsey Grammer – Boss – Starz

Jon Hamm – Mad Men – AMC

Charlie Hunnam – Sons of Anarchy – FX

Damian Lewis – Homeland – Showtime

Timothy Olyphant – Justified – FX

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Charlie Mentioned in Kurt Sutter’s Anarchy Diaries

We began shooting episode 501. It feels all new and all familiar. I sat at that table during the first read-through and looked at the faces. It’s fascinating watching the cast members grow over the years. I notice the shift in energies, personalities, and relationships. Some folks have embraced the flow of the show and have taken the success in stride; some, not so much.

Charlie Hunnam, not unlike his character, has matured into a strong, gracious leader. Early on, I think Charlie struggled with the concept of being number one on the call sheet. The attention and that identity made him uncomfortable. Now, he owns it. He is the president. He sets the tone for the rest of the cast. He shows up early, comes prepared, and gives more than he receives. In Charlie’s own words, he’s come halfway to meet Jax. Meaning, he’s dug deep to tap into his primal, outlaw nature and keeps that accessible. As “actory” as that may sound, I know the work that entails and the struggle it presents. “Being raw” is not something that is easily turned on and off. It’s that struggle that separates performers from actors.

You can check out the article in full over at GQ.com

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