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Mick Jagger & Elizabeth Debicki Premiere Their Film in Venice Film Festival's Final Slot!

Elizabeth Debicki and Mick Jagger walk the red carpet for the premiere of The Burnt Orange Heresy during the 2019 Venice Film Festival on Saturday (September 7) in Venice, Italy.

The premiere took place during the closing night of the festival and was the final red carpet premiere this year!

Also in attendance were co-stars Donald Sutherland and Claes Bang, as well as director Giuseppe Capotondi. Earlier in the day, they all attended a photo call together.

Here is the synopsis, via IMDb: Hired to steal a rare painting from one of most enigmatic painters of all time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as the operation spins out of control.

FYI: Elizabeth is wearing a Schiaparelli Couture dress at the premiere and a full Fendi look at the photo call.

40+ pictures inside of Elizabeth Debicki and Mick Jagger at the festival… More Here! »

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Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' Wins Top Prize at Venice Film Festival

The upcoming movie Joker has taken home the Golden Lion Award, the top prize at the 2019 Venice Film Festival!

Joaquin Phoenix and director Todd Phillips were on hand to accept the award during the festival’s closing ceremony on Saturday (September 7) in Venice, Italy.

The runner-up award, the Grand Jury Prize, went to controversial director Roman Polanski‘s new film An Officer and a Spy.

Joker is going to be released in theaters on October 4 and it has been getting rave reviews along with plenty of Oscar buzz. Make sure to see photos from the red carpet premiere, where Joaquin was joined by his fiancee Rooney Mara.

30+ pictures inside of Joaquin Phoenix and Todd Phillips at the awards ceremony… More Here! »

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Johnny Depp Premieres 'Waiting for the Barbarians' at Venice Film Festival!

Johnny Depp hits the red carpet in a suit while attending the screening premiere of his film Waiting For The Barbarians held during the 2019 Venice Film Festival at Sala Grande on Friday (September 6) in Venice, Italy.

The 56-year-old actor was joined at the event by his co-stars Mark Rylance and Gana Bayarsaikhan, as well as the film’s director Ciro Guerra and actress Sylvia Hoeks.

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The film is the first English-language movie for Colombian director, Ciro Guerra and the screenplay is by J.M. Coetzee. In Waiting for the Barbarians, Johnny Depp plays the ruthless Colonel Joll, a torturer who is in charge of the security situation on the border and who clashes with a morally upright magistrate.

Earlier in the day, Johnny rocked a different suit to attend the photo call for the film.

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Johnny Depp Steps Out for 'Waiting for the Barbarians' Venice Film Festival Photo Call!

Johnny Depp is dapper in a blue suit while attending the photo call for his upcoming film Waiting for the Barbarians held during the 2019 Venice Film Festival on Friday (September 6) in Venice, Italy.

The 56-year-old actor was joined at the event by his co-stars Mark Rylance and Gana Bayarsaikhan, as well as the film’s director Ciro Guerra.

In Waiting for the Barbarians, Johnny Depp plays the ruthless Colonel Joll, a torturer who is in charge of the security situation on the border and who clashes with a morally upright magistrate.

“When Ciro came up with that shape… They were threatening; they were menacing somehow,” Johnny expressed about the metal shoes he wears for his character (via Variety). “He wore them to make the magistrate as uncomfortable as possible.”

The evening before, Johnny joined his Waiting for the Barbarians team at their special honor dinner during the 2019 Venice Film Festival at Centurion Palace.

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Andrea Riseborough & Dane DeHaan Premiere 'ZeroZeroZero' at Venice Film Festival!

Andrea Riseborough and Dane DeHaan hit the red carpet at the premiere of their new series ZeroZeroZero during the 2019 Venice Film Festival on Thursday (September 5) in Venice, Italy.

The co-stars both attended a photo call earlier in the day as well.

ZeroZeroZero is a new eight-part series from Sky, Canal+, and Amazon Prime. Deadline reports that it examine “international cocaine trafficking and its economic and political effects.”

FYI: Andrea is wearing a Georges Hobeika dress at the premiere and a Temperley London dress at the photo call. Dane is wearing Prada at both the premiere and the photo call.

30+ pictures inside of Andrea Riseborough and Dane DeHaan at the film festival… More Here! »

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Penelope Cruz Goes Casual During a Day Out in Venice

Penelope Cruz is spending time in Venice while in town for the film festival and she went casual for a day out in own.

The 45-year-old Oscar-winning actress dressed down in a red top and blue jeans on Monday (September 2) in Venice, Italy.

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Penelope walked the red carpet the night before in an epic gown for the premiere of her movie Wasp Network. You’ve gotta check out her outfit!

Make sure to stay tuned for coverage of the rest of the festival.

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