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Monday Apr 14 |

Trejo and Glover team up for 'Bad Ass 2 Bad Asses'

One of the most inspirational stories in Hollywood comes from that of Danny Trejo who went from doing a lot of time in prison to becoming a Hollywood star.


Related Topix: Bad Ass, Celebrities, Danny Trejo

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Fox News

Does Trejo do his own stunts?

Danny Trejo has starred in blockbusters like "Machete," "Con Air," and "Badass."


Related Topix: Bad Ass, Thriller, Con Air, Crime Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Entertainment

Mon Apr 07, 2014


Danny Trejo Talks Bad Ass Return

In 2012, Danny Trejo headlined a flick aptly titled Bad Ass , in which the Machete star played a full-bearded Vietnam veteran, Frank Vega, who becomes a local hero after saving a man from attackers on a city bus.


Related Topix: Bad Ass, Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Crime Movies, Lethal Weapon, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller

Sun Apr 06, 2014

HorrorTalk News

Prepare to VANish

Writer/director Bryan Bockbrader helms his first feature film with VANish , an action/horror/thriller starring Tony Todd , Danny Trejo , and former Disney star Maiara Walsh.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Candyman, Drama Movies, Tony Todd, Crime Movies, Con Air, Action Movies, Celebrities, Danny Trejo

Fri Apr 04, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

'In the Blood' a fast-moving action-thriller

You know your Caribbean honeymoon is in trouble when, while on the dance floor with your husband at a back-alley nightspot, Danny Trejo from the "Machete" movies is trying to horn in on your alone time.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Haywire, Gina Carano, Cam Gigandet

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Star Tribune

Remembering the man Cesar Chavez from the grapevines, capitol steps,...

Born and raised in the Twin Cities to NuyoRican parents, emcee, singer, and songwriter Maria Isa is recognized for her dedication towards celebrating her cultural diversity through music and political activism.


Related Topix: Activism, Minnesota

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Salt Lake City Weekly

Hollywood Vengeance

Local director Gil Medina says he owns actor Danny Trejo and is suing Robert Rodriguez for $11 million to prove it It's November 2013, and the unreleased local film Vengeance has just been shown to a City Weekly reporter at a special 9 a.m. screening.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Theater, Arts, Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT

Tue Apr 01, 2014

First Details and a Three-Pack of Stills from VANish Featuring Tony Todd and Danny Trejo

The early word on VANish and a trio of stills that feature co-stars Tony Todd, Danny Trejo, and Maiara Walsh landed in our inbox, and given filmmaker Bryan Bockbrader's promise " there's no escaping the chaos ," of course we had to share.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Con Air, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Tony Todd, Danny Trejo, Maiara Walsh

Albany Times Union

a Star Warsa Han Solo spin-off casts its Lando Calrissian

With shooting on Star Wars: Episode VII set to begin soon for a December 2015 release date, it looks like one of the proposed stand-alone movies revolving around individual characters from the George Lucas -created universe is finally moving forward.


Related Topix: Vocal, Star Wars, Comedy Movies, Music!, The Big Chill, Drama Movies, Empire, Pop/Rock, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Movies, Entertainment

Liverpool City Champion

"I got Gaga her movie role with Gloria and me!"

DANNY Trejo is by far the busiest actor in the business. He's already locked into 26 films this year alone - that's one a fortnight.


Related Topix: Bad Ass, Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Baton Rouge, LA

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Fox News

That's not me naked

These stars stripped for the cameras. Or did they? Instead of baring it all on film, Mila Kunis and Jessica Alba opted for body doubles.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, The Killer Inside Me, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Jessica Alba, Hot Chicks, Whiteout, Entertainment

Tue Mar 25, 2014


Man Vomits On Cell Phone, Goes On Machete Rampage: Cops

Trevor Campbell, 31, is accused of threatening his wife with a machete and shooting at law enforcement officers after he allegedly got angry after he vomited on his cell phone.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Mesa, AZ

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Latest L.A. Slasher Poster Has its Way with a Hollywood Icon

On tap right now is a brand spanking new one-sheet for the upcoming flick L.A. Slasher that proves that after blondes have more fun, they usually end up tied to a chair and gutted.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Soap Opera, Comedy, Celebrities, Danny Trejo, The O.C., Mischa Barton


Slackery News Tidbits: March 24, 2014

The historic Dobie Theatre, located in the Dobie Center mall off the University of Texas campus, is scheduled to reopen after renovations as a first-run movie house by the end of this year, Austin Business Journal reports.


Related Topix: Texas, Theater, Arts, Austin, TX, Travis County, TX, Fredericksburg, TX

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Robert Rodriguez Talks About His Move Into Television With "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series"

"Divergent" is all about identity-about searching your soul and determining who you are and how you fit in as you emerge from adolescence to adulthood.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln

Wed Mar 19, 2014

Rotten Tomatoes

Video: Kermit Tastes Linty & Terry Crews is a Muppet

Dan Deevy, after having his makeup properly applied, talks to Ricky Gervais, Terry Crews, Danny Trejo, Tina Fey, Josh Groban, and Ty Burrell about Muppet bathroom breaks, Machete hugs, and just exactly how tight the Lemur costume was on Ricky Gervais.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Danny Trejo, Movie Reviews

The Austin Chronicle

Troublemaker Wants no Trouble in Texas Vs 'Machete Kills'

Machete don't sue: Robert Rodriguez distances himself from current lawsuit against Texas film incentives over his film Machete Kills Do the rules for Texas' film production incentives violate the US constitution? That's what one of the production companies behind 2013 action-comedy Machete Kills argue in their lawsuit against five current and ... (more)


Related Topix: Texas, Texas Government, Austin, TX, Rick Perry, US Governors