Michael Keaton - Biography - IMDb
Meanwhile, Oren's neighbor Leah (Diane Keaton) is the exact we read some real-life resonance into the relationship between Oren and his. Diane Keaton has her own fond memories of her "many loves" Al Pacino and Woody Allen were among the Hollywood luminaries on hand to . He drew on their relationship in writing Annie Hall, “but he didn't know if the. Michael and Diane Keaton are not actually related, and oddly enough neither of them was born a Keaton. It's understandable that one might think they're related; .
Has worked with three generations of actresses: As of has appeared in three films that were nominated for the Best Picture Oscar: Of those, Birdman and Spotlight are winners in the category. He was directed by Ron Howard in three films: Same goes with Tim Burton: BeetlejuiceBatman and Batman Returns Has appeared with Geena Davis in Beetlejuice and Speechlessand had he accepted the lead role in The Flythis would be their third film and the first they would be making together.
Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination in He turned down the lead role in Clean Slate in favor of My Life John McTiernan wanted him to star in The 13th Warriorbut the studio did not want him. He was considered for one of Jack Nicholson 's roles in Mars Attacks! He was offered the male lead in Cutthroat Islandwhich went to Matthew Modine. He worked on a Navajo reservation in New Mexico when he was age Is a huge fan of Katy Perry. Has worked with all three of Tom Cruise 's ex-wives: He was considered for Josh Baskin in Big In the s, Keaton bought a ranch near Big Timber, Montana, where he spends much of his time.
Was considered for the role of Lt. Kazinski in Jarhead He went on to explain that he only took the role because he needed money for a real-estate deal. He was considered for Connor MacLeod in Highlander He was considered for Alan Parrish in Jumanji He was considered for Phil Connors in Groundhog Daybut was deemed "too nice" for the role.
He was considered for Martin Riggs in Lethal Weapon He was also considered to play the villain Jack Travis in Lethal Weapon 3 He was considered for Johnny Depp 's roles in Pirates of the Caribbean: He was originally cast in the role of Sean Devine in Mystic River and filmed some scenes but he and director Clint Eastwood had creative differences on the project and Keaton opted to leave the film.
Keaton is a Democrat. Was originally slated to star in The Purple Rose of Cairo and actually did film some scenes, but Woody Allen decided this was not working and replaced him with Jeff Daniels. Contrary to popular belief, he is not related to Buster Keaton or Diane Keaton. Nor did he name himself after them. He needed an alternate last name, so he went through a list of possible surnames and when he got to the "K's," he decided "Keaton" sounded inoffensive enough.
He had a relationship with Courteney Cox from A longtime Pittsburgh resident and fan of its sports teams, negotiated a break in his Batman movie contract in case the Pirates made the playoffs that year, although they ultimately did not. He was considered for the lead role in Thunderheart that went to Val Kilmerwho replaced him as Batman. He was considered for the role of Lt. He was considered for Jeff Bridges 's role in Blown Away He was originally cast in the lead role in Leap of Faithbut dropped out.
Steve Martin replaced him. Personal Quotes 21 [after interviewer Michael Parkinson commented on his birth name being Michael Douglas] Yeah, I had to change my name because there were two other actors registered at Equity with that name.
Which, aside from being nearly impossible, is really weird. I saw enough to know that I made the right decision.
It's gonna be good, because he's a really good actor [ Christian Bale ] and that's a really good director [ Christopher Nolan ]. And they've had years and years and years, and hundreds of millions of dollars, or at least tens of millions of dollars to figure it out. I say it's gonna be good.
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I picture it's gonna be good. And also, I swear to God it's not an "I told you so", it's maybe an interesting thing, that when I didn't like the third script.
I just said "I really don't like this, and I don't want to do it", 'cause what I wanted to do, is what I'm told and I don't know if this is true yet so don't hold me to this until I see it, but I'm told it's more a prequel. And that was what I thought would've been a hip way to go the third time. This guy is so endlessly fascinating potentially, why not go and see how he got there. I don't think I'd take Jack's [ Jack Nicholson ] stance on it. I think it'd be fun because those are the roles where you get to chew it up.
Diane Keaton on why she never married: 'I didn't really want a man that I could have'
I'll always stand by the first "Batman". For Mister Rogers he played one of the "Flying Zookeeni Brothers"  and served as a full-time production assistant. He decided to use a stage name to satisfy SAG rules, as there was already an actor Michael Douglas and daytime host Mike Douglas with the same or similar names.
The claim that Keaton selected his new surname due to an attraction to actress Diane Keaton is incorrect. His next break was working alongside Jim Belushi in the short-lived comedy series Working Stiffswhich showcased his comedic talent and led to a co-starring role in the comedy Night Shift directed by Ron Howard.
His role as the fast-talking schemer Bill "Blaze" Blazejowski earned Keaton some critical acclaim, and he scored leads in the subsequent comedy hits Mr. MomJohnny Dangerously and Gung Ho. He played the title character in Tim Burton 's horror-comedy Beetlejuiceearning Keaton widespread acclaim and boosting him to Hollywood's A list.
He originally turned down the role, then reconsidered like most of the cast. He now considers Beetlejuice his favorite of his own films. After ending their 2-year, supposedly monogamous romance inDiane and Warren Beatty continued to see each other for some time on a nonexclusive basis. When Warren started dating Mary Tyler Moorewho lived in the tower opposite Diane's at Manhattan's famous San Remo high-rise, Keaton would reportedly spy on them with binoculars on her down time.
Among the things she treasures is a tile from James Stewart 's house, which she took when it was being demolished. Finally broke up with Al Pacino inafter two decades of dating off and on, when she found out he'd fathered another woman's child.
In it was reported that Keanu Reeves had dumped his year-old girlfriend Lynn Collins for Keaton, who was then Dated artist Edward Ruscha in the mids. Personal Quotes 27 I think that people who are famous tend to be underdeveloped in their humanity skills.
Nobody is looking at me the way I once imagined people would look at me, like with deviant thoughts. I think they just go, "Huh. I love it when they are funny. It's to die for.
Of course I recognized myself in the roles [ Woody Allen ] wrote. I mean, in Annie Hall particularly. I was this sort of novice who had lots of feelings but didn't know how to express herself, and I see that in Annie. I think Woody used a kind of essential quality that he found in me at that time, and I'm glad he did because it worked really well in the movie.
I build a wall around myself. I'm hard to get to know. Any trait you have, it gets worse as you go along. I think about dying every single day. I've lost lots of friends, and they die in the most bizarre ways. It's like, "That can't possibly be! How could that have happened? Because too much of my life was spent waiting to be seen.
Hoping to be seen, hoping to be picked. Once you realize that you aren't looked at that way any more, other things start to happen and you have to depend on other things to get by.
I had a career and I came to motherhood late and am not married and have never had such a trusting relationship with a man - and trust is where the real power of love comes from. When I was younger I had these enormous vanities about what I expected from myself.