Stephen Root Newswire

Stephen Root Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Stephen Root.

Results 1 - 20 of 22 in Stephen Root

  1. Binge-Watching Guide: FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Wired

    ... Colin Hanks, Bob Odenkirk, Oliver Platt, Adam Goldberg, Glenn Howerton, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Stephen Root, Jean Smart, Ted Danson, Bokeem Woodbine, Brad Garrett, Nick Offerman, Kieran Culkin, and Bruce Campbell as Ronald Reagan), it's ...

    Comment?

  2. New HBO Comedy Series Follows a Hitman-Turned ActorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | IGN

    ... with Alec Berg (Curb Your Enthusiasm, Silicon Valley) and will direct episodes of the series. Barry also stars Stephen Root (Office Space, The Man in the High Castle), Sarah Goldberg (Hindsight), Glenn Fleshler (True Detective), Anthony Carrigan ...

    Comment?

  3. TV picks for Dec. 18-20: 'Man in the High Castle,' Michelle Obama and ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Star Tribune

    is ... Milton from "Office Space"? To be fair, actor Stephen Root has played vastly different characters over his long career, including the smug owner in "NewsRadio." Root brings just the right amount of charm and bravado to the mysterious figure ...

    Comment?

  4. The Man in the High Castle: What You Need to Know for Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | IGN

    ... Man in the High Castle himself. We're going to meet this shadowy character this season and he'll be played by Stephen Root (Office Space, Justified, Boardwalk Empire). As we learned in Season 1, the Man in the High Castle is out to collect films ...

    Comment?

  5. At last, the elusive 'Man in the High Castle' is revealed on Amazon seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | USA Today

    At last, the elusive 'Man in the High Castle' is revealed on Amazon series The mysterious title character is played by veteran character actor Stephen Root. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2hSIMlk "I think he doesn't see himself as the end-all of the Resistance.

    Comment?

  6. TV picks for Dec. 16-18: 'Man in the High Castle,' Robert Bly,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... Hamilton got a Broadway musical before James Monroe did. is ... Milton from "Office Space"? To be fair, actor Stephen Root has played a variety of vastly different characters over his long career, including the smug owner in "NewsRadio." Root brings ...

    Comment?

  7. Man in the High Castle: Get Prepped for Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | IGN

    ... Man in the High Castle himself. We're going to meet this shadowy character this season and he'll be played by Stephen Root (Office Space, Justified, Boardwalk Empire). As we learned in Season 1, the Man in the High Castle is out to collect films ...

    Comment?

  8. Amazon Casts Title Role for The Man in the High CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | IGN

    Stephen Root has been cast in the title role for The Man in the High Castle, Amazon Studios has announced. Root, whose prior work includes roles in Selma, Office Space and Boardwalk Empire, will star as the "mysterious figure tied to the Resistance movement who collects the enigmatic films that seem to depict alternate versions of reality."

    Comment?

  9. Stephen Root Is "The Man In The High Castle"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    Amazon Studios have announced that veteran actor Stephen Root has landed the title role in its "The Man in the High Castle" TV series adaptation of Philip K. Dick's alternate history novel. Set in the former United States after the Allied Powers lost World War II, Root will play the mysterious figure tied to the Resistance movement who collects the enigmatic films that seem to depict alternate versions of reality - the ones the Japanese and Nazis want to find and destroy.

    Comment?

  10. Amazon reveals who plays the man in 'Man in the High Castle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Mashable

    Though the show doesn't return until Dec. 16, Amazon on Tuesday announced that Stephen Root will play the actor behind the titular role. The show, developed by Frank Spotnitz, is based on the bestselling 1962 Philip K. Dick novel.

    Comment?

  11. 'All the Way,' on LBJ, now on DVD and Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | Cleveland.com

    ... of the same name, disappearing into the character of LBJ. Bradley Whitford co-stars as loyal Hubert Humphrey, Stephen Root looks half-crazed as J. Edgar Hoover, and Melissa Leo wins our sympathy as overlooked Lady Bird Johnson. Jay Roach, who ...

    Comment?

  12. 'Masters Of Sex' Adds Danny Jacobs, Stephen Root & Romy Rosemont For Season 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2016 | Deadline

    Danny Jacobs has booked a recurring role and Stephen Root and Romy Rosemont will guest star on the fourth season of Showtime 's drama series Masters Of Sex . Starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan as real-life pioneers of human sexuality, William Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters of Sex Season 4 will begin in 1968, and will take viewers into the "swinging '70s" during which time the characters will take on new partners both professionally, personally and sexually.

    Comment?

  13. Shelley Hennig Joins 'When We First Met'; Stephen Root...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Deadline

    ... credits include the horror pics Unfriended and Ouija , is repped by Alchemy Entertainment and Stone Genow. Stephen Root has joined the cast of Three Christs , Jon Avnet's adaptation of Milton Rokeach's book The Three Christs Of Ypsilanti . The pic ...

    Comment?

  14. a Mike and Davea and a Star Treka are movies to see | @ the MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Myrtle Beach Online

    As the stars of a film embodying the very definition of "screwball comedy," Mike and Dave, played respectively by Workaholics ' Adam Devine, and rising comedic star Zac Efron, find themselves in a pretty funny movie with equally funny co-stars. As the partying brothers who manage to ruin every family event, Mike and Dave are mandated by their dad, played by Stephen Root , to bring dates to their sister's wedding.

    Comment?

  15. Comedy Central Greenlights Second Season of IDIOTSITTERRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... guardian for Gene, an heiress under house arrest in her daddy's mansion. The first season featured Stephen Root ("Boardwalk Empire") as Gene's permissive and oblivious dad and Jennifer Elise Cox ("The Brady Bunch Movie, "Web Therapy") as her ...

    Comment?

  16. Comedy Central Renews IDIOTSITTERRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... guardian for Gene, an heiress under house arrest in her daddy's mansion. The first season featured Stephen Root ("Boardwalk Empire") as Gene's permissive and oblivious dad and Jennifer Elise Cox ("The Brady Bunch Movie, "Web Therapy") as her ...

    Comment?

  17. Bill Hader's Barry Greenlit at HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | TVLine

    ... theater folk. The cast list includes: Henry Winkler ( Happy Days ), who'll play acting teacher Gene Cousineau; Stephen Root ( Office Space, King of the Hill ), who'll play Fuches, the man who pimps Barry out as a murderer-for-hire; and Sarah ...

    Comment?

  18. Bryan Cranston is (again) brilliant as LBJ in "All the Way" on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... if civil rights legislation passed. The cast includes Joe Morton as hesitant NAACP leader Roy Wilkins, Stephen Root as villainous J. Edgar Hoover and Todd Weeks as LBJ's devoted aide Walter Jenkins. (Johnson considered Jenkins a close confidante and ...

    Comment?

  19. All The Way Is DOARead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | MTV

    ... Mackie captures MLK's calmly passionate grandeur, but the rest of the supporting cast has much less to do. Stephen Root's J. Edgar Hoover is presented as a wild-card villain, but proves no worse than an Internet troll. Playing Lady Bird Johnson, ...

    Comment?

  20. Bryan Cranston is billiant as LBJ in HBO Films' "All the Way"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Denver Post

    ... if civil rights legislation passed. The cast includes Joe Morton as hesitant NAACP leader Roy Wilkins, Stephen Root as villainous J. Edgar Hoover and Todd Weeks as LBJ's devoted aide Walter Jenkins. (Johnson considered Jenkins a close confidante and ...

    Comment?