Top Stories

Being the Ricardos Breaking News, Photos, and Videos

Nicole Kidman Addresses 'Being the Ricardos' Marketing & How She Was Barely Featured in First Trailer

Nicole Kidman is opening up with her thoughts on how her movie Being the Ricardos was marketed.

The 54-year-old Oscar-winning actress was originally deemed a controversial choice to play Lucille Ball in the new Amazon movie, but now that people have seen the movie, she has received rave reviews and Oscar buzz.

“I’m not on the internet, and I definitely don’t google myself. But things trickle through,” Nicole said when asked to respond to the casting controversy during a recent New York Times interview.

When the film’s teaser trailer was released back in October, only brief glimpses of Nicole‘s face were shown.

Click inside to find out what she said about the marketing… More Here! »

nicole kidman questions being the ricardos marketing 01
nicole kidman questions being the ricardos marketing 02
nicole kidman questions being the ricardos marketing 03
nicole kidman questions being the ricardos marketing 04
nicole kidman questions being the ricardos marketing 05

Nicole Kidman Reveals How She Felt About Replacing Cate Blanchett as Lucille Ball in 'Being the Ricardos'

Nicole Kidman is opening up about her new film, Being the Ricardos.

In an interview with The New York Times on Sunday (December 26), the 54-year-old actress discussed what it was like taking on the role of iconic comedian Lucille Ball, which was originally supposed to go to Cate Blanchett.

Click inside to read more…More Here! »

nicole kidman on replacing cate blanchett 01
nicole kidman on replacing cate blanchett 02
nicole kidman on replacing cate blanchett 03
nicole kidman on replacing cate blanchett 04
nicole kidman on replacing cate blanchett 05

Nicole Kidman Took Up Smoking While Playing Lucille Ball in 'Being the Ricardos'

Nicole Kidman fully embraced Lucille Ball while filming Being the Ricardos.

While promoting her new movie – which is now available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video – the 54-year-old actress decided to take up smoking cigarettes in order to sound more like the iconic actress/comedian.

Click inside to read more…More Here! »

Javier Bardem Reacts to Criticism Over His Casting as Desi Arnaz in 'Being the Ricardos'

Javier Bardem is defending his casting in Being the Ricardos.

During an interview with his co-star Nicole Kidman for The Hollywood Reporter, the 52-year-old actor says he didn’t quite realize how monumental it was to play Desi Arnaz and also defended being cast in the role despite not being Cuban.

Click inside to read more…More Here! »

javier bardem defends himself against ricardos criticism 01
javier bardem defends himself against ricardos criticism 02
javier bardem defends himself against ricardos criticism 03
javier bardem defends himself against ricardos criticism 04
javier bardem defends himself against ricardos criticism 05

Nicole Kidman Wows in Another Great Red Carpet Look at 'Being the Ricardos' L.A. Premiere!

Nicole Kidman is on the Oscar campaign trail for her new movie Being the Ricardos and she just arrived in L.A.

The Oscar-winning actress walked the red carpet with co-star Javier Bardem at the west coast premiere on Monday night (December 6) at the Academy Museum in Los Angeles.

The two leads were joined at the event by co-stars JK Simmons, Nina Arianda, Tony Hale, Alia Shawkat, Linda Lavin, and Nelson Franklin, as well as writer and director Aaron Sorkin.

Last week, the cast attended the film’s New York City premiere and we have all of those red carpet photos as well!

Being the Ricardos gives revealing glimpse of the Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s complex romantic and professional relationship, the film takes audiences into the writers’ room, onto the soundstage and behind closed doors with the couple during one critical production week of their groundbreaking sitcom I Love Lucy. The movie premieres in limited theaters on December 10 before a streaming debut on Amazon Prime Video on December 21.

FYI: Nicole is wearing an Armani Privé gown, Jimmy Choo shoes, and an Omega watch.

Click through the gallery for 35+ photos of Nicole Kidman and others at the premiere… More Here! »

nicole kidman being the ricardos la premiere 01
nicole kidman being the ricardos la premiere 02
nicole kidman being the ricardos la premiere 03
nicole kidman being the ricardos la premiere 04
nicole kidman being the ricardos la premiere 05

Nicole Kidman Almost Dropped Out of 'Being the Ricardos' Following Casting Backlash

Nicole Kidman is addressing the backlash surrounding her playing Lucille Ball in Being the Ricardos.

While promoting the upcoming movie, the 54-year-old actress stopped by Live with Kelly and Ryan where she revealed the public’s backlash over her playing the iconic comedian nearly drove her to back out of the movie.

Click inside to read more…More Here! »

Nicole Kidman Looks Lovely on 'Being the Ricardos' Red Carpet with Co-Star Javier Bardem

Nicole Kidman is taking over the red carpet!

The Oscar-winning actress looked lovely while posing with co-star Javier Bardem at the premiere of their new movie Being the Ricardos on Thursday evening (December 2) at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.

Also in attendance at the event were co-stars JK Simmons, Nina Arianda, Tony Hale, Alia Shawkat, and Jake Lacy, as well as writer and director Aaron Sorkin.

Earlier in the day, Nicole was spotted making two other appearances to promote the new Amazon movie. You can see those photos in the gallery!

Being the Ricardos gives revealing glimpse of the Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz’s complex romantic and professional relationship, the film takes audiences into the writers’ room, onto the soundstage and behind closed doors with the couple during one critical production week of their groundbreaking sitcom I Love Lucy. The movie premieres in limited theaters on December 10 before a streaming debut on Amazon Prime Video on December 21.

Read what Aaron said to defend the casting of the movie.

FYI: Nicole is wearing a Chanel Couture dress, Ana Khouri jewelry, an Omega watch, a Jennifer Behr bow barrette in her hair, and Chloe Gosselin shoes.

Click through the gallery for 30+ photos of Nicole Kidman and others at the premiere… More Here! »

nicole kidman being the ricardos premiere nyc 01
nicole kidman being the ricardos premiere nyc 02
nicole kidman being the ricardos premiere nyc 03
nicole kidman being the ricardos premiere nyc 04
nicole kidman being the ricardos premiere nyc 05