He may be the classic face of adolescence when it comes to iconic 80’s films, but today actor Anthony Michael Hall has grown up and on the big screen with another nostalgic Michael, Michael Myers. I’m squared.
53-year-old Hall plays Tommy Doyle Halloween kill, Beloved repetitive survivor Halloween This latest movie franchise to open on Friday. This is the first time Hall has portrayed Doyle on the screen, and he believes his character is a valuable enemy to the unpredictable masked murderer.
“I think Tommy is a fighter,” Hall shares with me at Forbes. “It’s a very heroic character. It was one of the things that surprised me when I started working together. [director] David [Gordon Green].. I think it’s a great role. I immediately received it from David. I really like it. This is really exciting for me. The movie just kicks the ass. “
When Halloween kill Hall, where the core heroine Jamie Lee Curtis is once again leading the prosecution, is in many ways very closely related to Curtis as he has experienced high and low growth in Hollywood.Today Hall has only gentle words to say about him Halloween kill A co-star and a scream queen of the horror genre.
“She’s just a great person,” Hall says of Curtis. “She has great energy. She is very maternal, very affectionate and very protective of people. She really digested the lessons of her life, such as her career and family life. She really has this “earth mama” feel, do you know what I mean? She really cares about people, so it really comes through. I see it even when we are promoting this movie. She is very supportive and encouraging. “
For many, Hall is a memorable 80’s movie, a major part of the coveted “Brat Pack” group of young actors, often favored by popular John Hughes movies such as: It is best known for playing the nerd that he has. 16 candles, Strange science, When Breakfast club..
Hughes, the famous writer and director behind the misunderstood teenager’s generation-to-generation film, died in 2009 at the age of 59. An early story about the 1985 sequelBreakfast club Going too early between Hall, Hughes, and another comedy movie star.
“The last time I talked to John, he called me on the phone with John Candy in 1987. It’s a legend,” Hall tells me. “So I answered these guys for about two and a half hours, which was John’s idea. He was really playing with the idea of seeing us all like the early Middle Ages. A year later. At that time, I was 20 years old. It was only five years since I worked with him, but he was playing. “
More than 30 years later, Hall continues to give his utmost gratitude to Hughes, who has pushed his early acting career into a true stardom. “I always wear a hat on John Hughes. Without him I wouldn’t have called you, I wouldn’t have a career. He was just the best. He Was like an older brother. I loved him. What he did for me, he did for Molly. [Ringwald], And he did it for our entire generation. I wouldn’t have been here without John. ”
When movie fans can see the hall return to the big screen this weekend Halloween kill, They would have been waiting a year longer for this moment to finally arrive. Due to the early Covid-19 pandemic, the film’s first release date has been moved from October 16, 2020 to October 15, 2021, with the final chapter of the franchise scheduled. Halloween is over It is currently scheduled for release on October 14, 2022.Like many major studio films of the year, Universal Pictures gives the audience the option to watch Halloween kill Stream in the theater or with the Peacock video streaming service. This is a setup that Hall publicly supports.
“I think these new 45-day windows and these tweaks seen in these hybrid releases are an evolution. What we’ve seen is that we’re all missing out on these social experiences. I think it’s a good thing, so I think it’s a good thing. Going to games, going to concerts, going to movies. So I don’t think it’s gone. If anything, it makes people that movie. I think that’s all that made me even more hungry for the viewing experience. I look at numbers like Venom 2 When I have no time to die It’s very encouraging as box office revenues are skyrocketing again.I have high expectations Halloween kill.. “
Following his on-screen match against Michael Myers, the hall can be seen next class, He says it’s not a remake of it Breakfast clubBut more than that, a new movie reimagination of his popular coming-of-age movie.He can also soon be seen co-starring with Jessica Alba in the title’s new Netflix movie Trigger warning.. Hall’s acting career is progressing at full speed, so I knew to him everything he had seen and experienced in his life and career, and to his former self, who first started in Hollywood. I had to ask what to say.
“I’ve experienced a lot of people and it’s a challenging industry, so stay humble, work hard and bow your head. You need to have thick skin, that’s one thing. It takes some determination. What I said to myself may have really helped. If I knew what I knew at that time, I would take the time to learn it So the idea is to stay humble, work hard, and stay there for a long time. “