Gibson Most Powerful Man In Hollywood

0
0
Subscribe to Mel Gibson alerts

Mel Gibson has been named the most powerful person in Hollywood following the success of his controversial movie The Passion Of The Christ.

American magazine Entertainment Weekly's annual power feature says Gibson's religious film made more than $610 million (GBP338 million) and prompted international debates, making it one of the greatest "power plays" in Hollywood history.

The magazine explains, "What once seemed like a zealous bit of risky business has proved to be one of the most successful power plays in Hollywood history. We were interested in the people who had the most interesting power stories to tell."

FAHRENHEIT 9/11 director Michael Moore and Elf actor Will Ferrell also topped the power ranks while Miramax boss Harvey Weinstein and Janet Jackson, were named this year's (04) "power losers".

18/10/2004 17:25

Contactmusic

Tags: Mel Gibson - The Passion Of The Christ - Entertainment Weekly - Michael Moore - Elf - Will Ferrell - Miramax - Harvey Weinstein - Janet Jackson

0
0
Subscribe to Mel Gibson alerts
Advertisement

More Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson Reportedly In Talks To Direct 'Hacksaw Ridge'

Mel Gibson, after eight years out of the director's chair, is in talks to direct Hacksaw Ridge.Mel Gibson at the L.A. premiere of The Expendables...

Robert Downey Jr Ready For Iron Man 4, If Mel Gibson Directs

Robert Downey Jr will sign on for Iron Man 4, on one condition. The actor is open to a return to play Tony Stark if...

Robert Downey Jr Would Do ‘Iron Man’ 4, If Mel Gibson Was Allowed To Direct

Any Iron Man fans who might have had an emotional meltdown over the prospect of Robert Downey Jr not returning for a fourth movie can...

The Expendables 3 Reassembles The Troops

Sylvester Stallone and his franchise for ageing action stars is back! Yes, the gang has nearly doubled for the latest Expendables adventure, stirring in big-named...

Advertisement

The Expendables 3 Movie Review

Striking a tone somewhere between the po-faced original and the silly Part 2, this rampaging action nonsense is badly overcrowded and chaotic, but there's plenty...

'The Expendables 3' Is Saved By Mel Gibson's Clever Conrad Stonebanks

The Expendables 3 isn't great -but you knew that already. It's essentially Sylvester Stallone and Jason Statham shooting people's heads off, so it can't be...

'Mad Max' Director George Miller "Heartbroken" over Mel Gibson's Plight

George Miller, director of Mad Max: Fury Road, says he is "heartbroken" over the personal plight of Mel Gibson - the star of the original...

The Expendables 3 Trailer

The cast of 'The Expendables 3' discuss the upcoming action film in a short featurette. Among them are Wesley Snipes, Harrison Ford, Glen Powell, Sylvester...

Advertisement

Comments

Mel Gibson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Mel Gibson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All