Nicola Peltz

Promising young actress to appear in 2012's Eye of the Hurricane

Now that Dakota Fanning is all grown up who's going to be America’s next sweetheart? We present for your consideration Nicola Peltz. In 2010’s live-action film The Last Airbender, directed by M. Night Shyamalan, Peltz played Katara, a gutsy princess warrior. Airbender was based on a Nickelodeon original programming that was extremely popular with viewers. Her interpretation had fans gushing ... more >

Josh Hutcherson

For your consideration: Josh Hutcherson as a Screen Comment Person to Watch. Things are moving fast for the eighteen-year old who will soon be appearing in The Hunger Games, which has got to be one of the most talked-about movie in decades. He has the lead roles in this book adaptation which, as has been announced, will spawn sequels, prequels, and plenty of work for the young thespian to sink his ... more >

James Franco

At Screen Comment we love us a good, brainy actor every once in a while—actor/filmmakers? Even better. In the previous two decades there was Spacey, then there was Malkovich, and now it’s the new guard with James Franco. Franco has that wonderful and compound quality: self-effacing while at the same time exuding a certain authority over American filmic output. The same guy who appeared in ... more >