Category Archives: Hal Holbrook

‘Back to the Circus’ ~ a clown’s WFE extra experience is published!

After Water For Elephants wrapped, several extras shared their experience with our readers. Between the tweets and shared stories, the extras have played a large role in increasing excitement among fans for an already highly anticipated film. One of the … Continue reading

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Sara Gruen’s trip to the Water For Elephants set

While on her book tour, Sara Gruen spoke with TheStar.com about Ape House and Water For Elephants: Gruen’s last book, Water For Elephants, has just been made into a movie starring Reese Witherspoon and Hal Holbrook. Gruen and her family … Continue reading

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The first WFE fan-made trailer is in!

Super talented reader, Oh_Logan, created this awesome Water For Elephants trailer and shared it with us. Now we share it with you Please note: This is NOT an official trailer nor does it contain official footage. It is fan-made…and quite … Continue reading

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It’s a LOVE fest: WFE fans around the world say THANK YOU and spread their LOVE & SUPPORT

Last night I was feeling the twitter energy. @Hibbits tweeted: One day left… and we got all emo. Taking it to the ‘nets, I thought, “let’s try and trend #WFE.” While we are still working on the trend, something better happened. … Continue reading

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Director Tweets! News on todays shoot & guess who’s picture wrapped *tear*

At this point, we are all a bit addicted to Francis Lawrence’s tweets. He shares great tidbits and keeps fans up-to-date. Today was no exception. What a change… Shooting the modern circus with Hal Holbrook and Paul scheider today. They … Continue reading

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Rob Keeps Good Company

That’s what the Alt Film Guide thinks…but we knew this already…Rob’s quite the witty one. Robert Pattinson will be surrounded by Oscar winners and nominees both in front and behind the cameras in his upcoming project Water for Elephants, directed by Francis … Continue reading

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Casting Couch: Meet ‘Water for Elephants’ Old Jacob!

‘Water for Elephants’ director Francis Lawrence tweeted some casting news today! Hal Holbrook has been cast as Old Jacob. Of the casting, Lawrence said, “I got my first choice! The great Hal Holbrook is playing old Jacob.” We’re definitely seeing … Continue reading

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