The documentary “Warning: This Drug May Kill You” will premiere on HBO May 1, but an advance showing Monday night at the Metropolis before an invitation-only audience turned into an emotional meeting as audience members shared stories of drug addiction and loss of loved ones.
Rejoice Goldblumites: Jeff Goldblum will reprise his role of mathematician Dr. Ian Malcolm in the 2018 sequel to “Jurassic World,” after his absence in the 2015 reboot of the franchise, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Ethan Embry plays a heavy metal-loving painter (and Jesus stand-in) in Sean Bryne’s trippy tale of demonic possession “The Devil’s Candy.” The story suggests Satan uses the arts as weapons against humanity, yet never explores that premise.
Eric Anthony, who was born in Elk Grove Village, says being a boom mic operator on TV and movie sets takes finesse. It also takes strong arms: “I remember early on holding my arms up in the air for four or five minutes and thinking it’s the worst thing ever.”