1. Joaquin Phoenix Documentary Was a Hoax, Admits Director

    September 16, 2010 7:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Casey Affleck admitted to the New York Times Thursday that the strange behavior of actor Joaquin Phoenix is a put-on, staged for the documentary on which they collaborated, "I'm Still Here," and the infamous 2009 appearance on "L ...

  2. Review: Joaquin Phoenix's 'I'm Still Here' Still Shocks, Despite Years of Hype

    September 10, 2010 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Common adage suggests that when one door closes, another one opens. For actor turned hip-hop musician Joaquin Phoenix, however, it's more like he willingly closed one door only to have another slammed in his face. The aptly-titled documentary & ...

  3. Joaquin Phoenix Imposter on the Loose in Toronto

    September 09, 2010 12:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 A hoax within a hoax? A Joaquin Phoenix impostor is apparently on the loose at the Toronto International Film Festival, making red carpet appearances. As Casey Affleck, producer/director on the offbeat documentary "I'm Still Here" bui ...

  4. Joaquin Phoenix Documentary Premieres in Venice

    September 06, 2010 2:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Whether a hoax or not, a new documentary about Joaquin Phoenix and his transition from acclaimed, brooding actor to bearded, shambolic hip-hop wannabe has captivated viewers at the Venice film festival. "I'm Still Here" was directed b ...

  5. Joaquin Phoenix Hip-Hop Documentary Gets Sept. 10 Release

    July 14, 2010 4:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 A movie chronicling Joaquin Phoenix's puzzling 2008 decision to retire from acting and reinvent himself as a hip-hop musician will debut in U.S. movie theaters in September -- and distributors insist it is not a mockumentary. Independent movie ...

  6. Billboard Bits: Britney Spears, Yung Joc, Joaquin Phoenix and more

    May 06, 2010 7:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip each day. Glee star Matthew Morrison is lashing out - against Britney Spears . When ased recently if a full episode of Glee would be devoted to Britney, he responded, &quo ...

  7. Joaquin Phoenix: Rapper On Film?

    January 16, 2009 4:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Casey Affleck will track the musical career of Joaquin Phoenix behind the lens of a camera. Affleck is directing a documentary feature on Phoenix, his friend and fellow actor who last spring decided to swap the thespian business for a musical one. P ...

  8. Braff Drafts Coldplay, Snow Patrol For 'Last Kiss'

    July 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As he did for the soundtrack to 2004's "Garden State," Zach Braff has rounded up a range of rock acts for the soundtrack to his new film, "The Last Kiss." As he did for the soundtrack to 2004's "Garden State," ...