Denis Johnson, Who Wrote of the Failed and the Desperate, Dies at 67

Denis Johnson, a National Book Award winner whose novels and short stories about the fallen — junkies, down-and-out travelers, drifters and violent men in the United States and abroad — emerged in ecstatic, hallucinatory and sometimes minimalist prose, died on Wednesday at his home in Gualala, Calif. He was 67. The cause was liver cancer, his literary agent Nicole Aragi said. Read More: // here

‘Alien: Covenant’ Star Billy Crudup Breaks Down His Most Terrifying Scene

The actor reveals why he started laughing while shooting one of the film’s most intense moments. Read More: // here

‘Alien: Covenant’ — Billy Crudup on Finding Faith in the 22nd Century

The star plays a scientist who is also religious, a rarity for futuristic sci-fi: “I was interested in trying to humanize the coexistence of those competing agendas.” Read More: // here

Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Danny McBride And Billy Crudup On “Alien: Covenant”

Billy Crudup Isn’t Dropping Out of ‘Flash’ Movie

Slow your roll, bro. Here’s a news flash: Billy Crudup is still in Warner Bros.’ The Flash. According to sources close to the production and Crudup’s camp, the actor is still firmly on board to play the father of Barry Allen, the speedy superhero being played by Ezra Miller. Read More: // here

Alien: Covenant | On-set visit with Billy Crudup ‘Oram’

Off Camera with Sam Jones — Featuring Billy Crudup

Billy Crudup Joins Cate Blanchett, Kristen Wiig In Richard Linklater’s ‘Where’d You Go, Bernadette’

Billy Crudup has been set to star with Cate Blanchett and Kristen Wiig in the Richard Linklater-directed Where’d You Go, Bernadette. The film is based on the Maria Semple novel and focuses on Bernadette, a mother in Seattle who has gone missing and left her teenage daughter to pick up the pieces. Annapurna, Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson and Ginger Sledge are producing. Linklater wrote the script with Holly Gent Palmo and Vince Palmo. Read More: // here

[photo alert] ‘Alien: Covenant’ Special Screening

Michael Fassbender, Katherine Waterston, Billy Crudup, and Danny McBride arrive for a special screening of “Alien: Covenant” at Entertainment Weekly, May 15, 2017 in New York. View // here

Actor Billy Crudup on starring in Alien: Covenant

HE may not be a major Hollywood headliner yet but his is a face you’ll surely know. As Billy Crudup takes a lead role in Ridley Scott’s new Alien: Covenant movie, he tells our reporter about becoming a star in space… Read More: // here