She has completed filming Imagine set for a 2014 release, starring Jennifer Garner, Al Pacino, and Annette Bening.A regular girl, Veronica, tries to survive the social jungle of high school by sticking with the three most popular girls at school who are all called Heather. Not only that, it trashed the entire genre and-- in a feat of sheer genius-- even the *reaction* to the genre by outside observers (namely parents).Which I do because this is Los Angeles and nobody would bat an eyelid if you were to assume the lotus pose in the middle of a bar and start chanting, “Om shanti, shanti.” But also, simply, because Ryder wants me do it.Something about the actress draws you in from the outset, making you want to befriend and protect her – both uncomfortable sensations for an interviewer.AKA Christian Michael Leonard Gainesborough Slater Born: 18-Aug-1969Birthplace: New York City Gender: Male Race or Ethnicity: White Sexual orientation: Straight Occupation: Actor Nationality: United States Executive summary: Kuffs, True Romance Christian Slater has been a professional actor since he was 7, when his mother, a Hollywood casting director, decided he was perfect for a recurring role on One Life to Live.Slater later played a troubled teen on Ryan's Hope, where his father, Michael Hawkins, had played the soap opera's original Frank Ryan.Unsentimental, vicious, and above all hilariously funny, he drove a stake through the heart of those oh-so-precious John Hughes films and, at the same time, set the stage for Kevin Williamson and all the rest.
It has suffered criminal neglect, probably because it may have required an "indie auteur" to really knock the cinematic elements out of the park. Still, the star is the writing, and Waters deserved an Oscar for this script.
“When he won I just imagined he was getting flooded with emails,” she told Rancic.
“And so, I was like, ‘You don't have to write me back, but congratulations.’ And then he wrote me back.
Benoist’s first film was in singer Mariah Carey’s Tennessee.
She appears in a new film by director Damien Chazelle, Whiplash which won top prizes (Grand Jury and Audience awards) at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, January 2014.