Michael Pena

SNOOP DOGG, MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ & MICHAEL PENA SURPRISE FANS WITH A TURBO-CHARGED PARTY AND CONCERT AT E3 TO CELEBRATE 'TURBO'

The pop up concert, which was a surprise, featured an original song off the TURBO soundtrack called "Let The Bass Go" from multi-platinum recording artist, actor and entertainment icon, Snoop Dogg, who also voices the character of Smoove Move in the film. Cast members Michelle Rodriguez and Michael Pena introduced Snoop Dogg to stage at Nokia Plaza in L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

Check Out 'End Of Watch' On DVD, Blu-ray & More Jan. 22

David Ayer's "End of Watch" stars Michael Peña and Jake Gyllenhaal as a pair of L.A. cops and close friends who work to keep the streets safe. Shot in a found-footage style, the movie follows the d...

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The Movie Michael Peña Has 'Seen A Million Times'

Actor Michael Peña could watch Woody Allen's Broadway Danny Rose a million times. "You know, you get into the world of what it means to be a comic," he says.» E-Mail This     » Add to Del.icio.us

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Critics Consensus: Trouble with the Curve Is Solid But Predictable

This week at the movies, we've got an aging baseball scout (Trouble with the Curve, starring Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams); a deadly judge (Dredd 3D, starring Karl Urban and Olivia Thirby); cartel-busting cops (End of Watch, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Pena); a religious leader (The Master, starring Joaquin Phoenix and Philip Seymour Hoffman); and a creepy dwelling (House at the End of the Street, starring Jennifer Lawrence and Elisabeth Shue).

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The things they say

"I'm a pretty average shot. Michael Pena is a great shot - the first time, he was like, eight rounds in the X (target), done. I was all over the map." Jake Gyllenhaal was impressed by his End Of Watch co-star's sharp shooting.

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Jake Gyllenhaal On Cop Drama 'End Of Watch' — Peña Is 'My Other Half'

Thrown together for five months of real-life training and preparation — during which time they witnessed some harsh times, indeed, while preparing to play LAPD officers — Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña put in extraordinary dedication to bring authenticity to David Ayer's End of Watch. Source URL: http://movieline.com/

“GANGSTER SQUAD” TO HIT THEATERS ON SEPTEMBER 7

BURBANK, CA, May 14, 2012 – Warner Bros. Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures announced today that the release date for “Gangster Squad” is September 7, 2012. The announcement was made by Dan Fellman, Warner Bros. Pictures President, Domestic Distribution.

"Every Kingdom Comes Up Bloody": Trailer For 'The Gangster Squad' Arrives Starring Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling & Josh Brolin

Despite having ceded its release date to fellow Warner Bros. film, "Argo," it appears the studio has not given up on its drama "The Gangster Squad." Directed by Ruben Fleischer ("Zombieland," "30 Minutes Or Less") and starring the all-star cast of Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, Nick Nolte, Robert Patrick, Michael Peña, Giovanni Ribisi, Anthony Mackie, Emma Stone and a prosethtic-laden Sean Penn, a trailer has just arrived, likely ensuring the picture will arrive in 2012 after all. When? Well, that would be a question that won't be answered yet.

The synopsis of the film is thus:

First Trailer for End of Watch Starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña

The first trailer for the cop-thriller End of Watch has gone online. The film stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Michael Peña as a couple of uniformed officers who overstep their bounds when they decide to investigate a drug cartel and end up becoming targets. Writer-director David Ayer, who previously wrote Training Day, Dark Blue, S.W.A.T., and directed Street Kings, appears to be staying firmly in his comfort zone but now he’s gone the overused found-footage route. Steve was excited by what he saw when he visited the set, but this trailer has me waiting to be convinced.