“Though there may be times when your hands are empty, your heart is always full, and you can give things out of that...” – Frances Hodgson Burnett
Jul 30, 2021
“A creative life cannot be sustained by approval any more than it can be destroyed by criticism.” – Will Self
Jul 29, 2021
“Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” – Gerard Way
Jul 28, 2021
“Problems sustain us—maybe that's why they don’t go away. What would a life be without them? Completely tranquilized and loveless.” – James Hillman
Jul 27, 2021
“Know what you want and all the universe conspires to help you achieve it.” – Paulo Coelho
Jul 26, 2021
Happy 60th Birthday to Laurence Fishburne, the producer and actor best known for playing the iconic resistance fighter Morpheus in The Matrix trilogy, offering Neo (Keanu Reeves) a red pill or a blue pill.
Born in Atlanta, Fishburne also starred in Boyz n the Hood(1991) and the John Wick film series, which is bringing him back as The Bowery King in John Wick 4—currently filming toward a release date of May, 2022.
For his portrayal of Ike Turner in What's Love Got to Do With It (1993), Fishburne was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. He won a Tony for Best Featured Actor in a Play, Two Trains Running, and won an Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actor for TriBeCa. He's co-starred in dozens more films and TV shows, including the heartwarming Akeelah and the Bee, and he shows off his comedic chops in the currently-running ABC sitcom Black-ish.
He’s a big fan of Brazilian author Paulo Coelho and plans to produce a movie based on his novel The Alchemist. Fun Fact: He also played ‘Cowboy Curtis’ in Pee-Wee’s Playhouse... WATCH a recent interview where he compares his role in Contagion to the current pandemic, and talks about his new films, likeIce Road with Liam Neeson... (1961)