Nikolaj Coster-Waldau made his name as a warrior, but Hollywood awaits
When Nikolaj Coster-Waldau first encountered fame, he did his best to outrun it.
"I had this weird success in Denmark, but I didn't stick around to enjoy it," the 42-year-old actor says of the celebrity that came with his 1994 Danish hit Nightwatch. "I wouldn't have known how."
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With The White Queen, Max Irons emerges as the clear successor to an acting dynasty
Strange things happen when Max Irons sleeps.
"I've been having the most vivid dreams, involving all real people, really clear and believable dreams," the 27-year-old Irons says, staring intently to make it clear he's serious. "Some nice, some not."
Blame melatonin for what's going on at night with the jet-lagged actor, who's ... More
The actress bringing one of TV's most multilayered characters to life is just as dynamic off-duty
On any given day, Diane Kruger rides a cream-colored Vespa around Los Angeles. She buys white wine in Los Feliz or sees action movies—recently Pacific Rim—at the ArcLight in Hollywood. If you surf onto enough gossip websites, it's easy to follow the 37-year-old German-born model and actress performing any number ... More
The men behind Sunday night's Academy Awards show tell all
When the 85th annual Academy Awards airs on Sunday night, the nominees won’t be the only people hoping for a win. This year’s Oscars broadcast has been put together by veteran film and TV producers Neil Meron and Craig Zadan—who've worked on everything from Footloose to Hairspray and Smash—and when DuJour caught up ... More
The Broadway vet goes from on stage to on screen and joins the NBC show
When Smash, the addictively soapy NBC series about a Broadway-bound musical, comes back for its second season Feb. 5, there will be more than just new songs to catch the audience’s attention. A slew of new characters will be popping up around the troubled, fictional production of Bombshell, which follows ... More
Inside the making of Netflix's thrilling new original TV series, starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright
By now, people are used to surfing over to Netflix when they’re looking to stream TV. Classic series and recent offerings are easy to sample or binge on—you can run through the entire first season of Revenge in a few days if you want, or just watch a few and ... More
The star of "Shameless" has a new album and a go-to karaoke song
Emmy Rossum might fit snugly into the actress-turned-singer mold, but it should be the other way around. While Rossum is most widely known for her role as Fiona Gallagher in the Showtime series Shameless and she’s appeared in films like The Phantom of the Opera and the upcoming ... More
How does the prequel to Sex and the City measure up to the HBO darling?
There are few shows more iconic to New Yorkers—actual or aspirational—than HBO's Sex and the City. The show deftly chronicled what life was like for a group of smart, stylish, driven young women trying to make their way in the big city from 1998 through 2004. The CW's new show, ... More
The photographer and TV star opens up about America's Next Top Model and discusses his new show, The Face
Less than a year after being fired from his 17-season gig as a judge on America's Next Top Model, pop-culture and fashion phenom Nigel Barker is making a major comeback. The 40-year old father of two is the new host of Oxygen's forthcoming series The Face, a model-competition-reality-show (it premieres February 12). ... More
The show's creator (and costar) opens up about life outside the box
When HBO’s Enlightened returns on January 13 for its second season, fans of the show—which follows Laura Dern’s Amy, an executive on the mend from a nervous breakdown—are in for some surprises. In addition to episodes from directors ... More