CMF Luminaries - Actors

Campus MovieFest is proud to bring you 'CMF Luminaries,' a series of recorded interviews, workshops, and encounters that connects students with industry luminaries including Sir Sean Connery, Ian McShane, James Cromwell, Chris McQuarrie, Mo Rocca, John Cho, and many more. Check this site often for new postings and updates.

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    CMF Luminaries - Actors

  • Acting Panel

    Acting Panel - Sneak Peek

    Sneak Peek

  • RZA

    Crafting with CMF - RZA - The Man with the Iron Fists

    The Man with the Iron Fists

  • For a Good Time, Call...

    Crafting with CMF - For A Good Time, Call...

    Lauren Miller, Ari Graynor, Katie Anne Naylon and Jamie Travis

  • John Cusack

    Our very own Abe Mohammadione got a chance to interview John Cusack on his role as Edgar Allen Poe in his new movie The Raven.


  • Alice Eve

    Our very own Abe Mohammadione got a chance to interview Alice Eve on her role as Edgar Allen Poe's lover in her new movie The Raven.

    The Raven

  • Taylor Schilling

    CMF got to sit down with Taylor Schilling, co-star of the upcoming film The Lucky One, also starring Zac Efron and based off of a Nicholas Sparks novel.

    The Lucky One

  • The Hunger Games

    We got to speak to some of the cast of The Hunger Games film during their Atlanta stop of the HG Mall Tour.

    Cast Interview

  • Project X

    We sat down with Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown & Thomas Mann to talk about the experience of creating Project X.  title=

    Oliver Cooper, Jonathan Daniel Brown & Thomas Mann

  • Paul Franklin

    Paul Franklin, Visual Effects Supervisor on such films as "Inception," "The Dark Knight," and "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," discusses his short film background and gives advice on having a successful career in the industry.  title=

    Visual Effects, Dark Knight, Harry Potter, Inception

  • Callum Blue

    Callum Blue, actor in such shows as "The Tudors" and "Smallville," talks about pushing the boundaries and looking outside the norm when you make your art.  title=

    Actor, The Tudors, Smallville.

  • Shohreh Aghdashloo

    Shohreh Aghdashloo, an Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning actress in such films as "House of Sand and Fog" and "House of Saddam," praises our CMF filmmakers and gives advice about not getting lost in the glamour of the job so much you let your work suffer. title=

    Actress, House of Sand & Fog, House of Saddam

  • John Boyega

    John Boyega title=

    Attack the Block, Discusses his experience working on his first feature film

  • Tony Todd

    Jeff Goldblum title=

    Candyman, Final Destination

  • "We Are The Hartmans" Crew

    "We Are The Hartmans" Crew  title=

    Discussing acting and the collaborative process they used to get their movie made.

  • Mario Van Peebles

    Mario Van Peebles  title=

    Discussing aspects that contribute to good filmmaking at the Atlanta Film Festival 2011.

  • Topher Grace & Teresa Palmer

    Topher Grace & Teresa Palmer  title=

    Topher Grace and Teresa Palmer discuss making short films and their new movie, "Take Me Home Tonight"!

  • Ian McShane

    Ian McShane title=

    Ian McShane talks about his turn as Blackbeard the pirate.

  • Vincent Kartheiser

    Vincent Kartheiser   title=

    Highlights of Vincent Kartheiser (Mad Men, Alpha Dog)

  • David Krumholtz

    David Krumholtz   title=

    Highlights of David Krumholtz (Numb3rs, 10 Things I Hate About You, Serenity)

  • Oded Fehr

    Oded Fehr   title=

    Highlights of Oded Fehr (The Mummy, Resident Evil, Sleeper Cell).

  • Judah Friedlander

    Judah Friedlander   title=

    Judah Friedlander hosts the Northern Regional Grand Finale

  • Eddie Kaye Thomas

    Eddie Kaye Thomas title=

    American Pie, American Pie 2

  • Brian F. O'Byrne

    Brian F. O

    Million Dollar Baby, Bandits

  • John Ortiz

    John Ortiz   title=

    Fast & The Furios, American Gangster

  • Paul Dano

    Paul Dano   title=

    Little Miss Sunshine, There Will Be Blood

  • Jason Sudeikis

    Jason Sudeikis   title=

    Saturday Night Live, Hall Pass

  • Gale Harold

    Gale Harold   title=

    Queer as Folk, Wake

  • Shane West

    Shane West  title=

    ER, A Walk To Remember

  • Douchebag Crew II

    Douchebag Crew II  title=

    The creators of "Douchebag" talk about Sundance and student filmmaking

  • Douchebag Crew I

    Douchebag Crew I  title=

    The creators of "Douchebag" talk about Sundance and student filmmaking

  • Catfish Interview

    Catfish Interview title=

    The creators of the film "Catfish" talk about Sundance, Facebook, Google, technology and student filmmaking

  • The Perfect Host

    The Perfect Host title=

    David Hyde Pierce, Nathanial Parker, Clayne Crawford talk about their film "The Perfect host"

  • Treat Williams

    Treat Williams  title=

    Everwood, 127 Hours

  • Christopher McDonald

    Christopher McDonald  title=

    Requiem for a Dream, Happy Gilmore

  • Shawn Ashmore

    Shawn Ashmore  title=

    X-Men, X2, X-Men: The Last Stand

  • Daymond John

    Daymond John  title=

    Shark Tank, Blue Gold

  • Crispin Glover

    Crispin Glover  title=

    Back To The Future

  • KayCee Stroh

    KayCee Stroh  title=

    High School Musical Trilogy

  • Bob Balaban

    Bob Balaban  title=

    Close Encounters of the Third Kind

  • Tommy Davidson

    Tommy Davidson  title=

    In Living Color, Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls

  • Ethan Suplee

    Ethan Suplee  title=

    My Name Is Earl, American History X

  • Dominic Fumusa Interview

    Dominic Fumusa Interview  title=

    Nurse Jackie, Management

  • Woody Harrelson

    Wood Harrelson title=

    Zombieland, No Country for Old Men

  • Emma Stone

    Emma Stone   title=

    Easy A, Super Bad

  • Derek Luke

    Derek Luke   title=

    Antwone Fisher, Pieces of April

  • Nora Zehetner

    Nora Zehetner   title=

    Brick, American Pie 2

  • Scott Adsit

    Scott Adsit   title=

    30 Rock

  • Patton Oswalt

    Patton Oswalt   title=

    Ratatouille, The Kind of Queens

  • Don Johnson

    Don Johnson   title=

    Miami Vice, Nash Bridges

  • Gale Harold

    Gale Harold   title=

    Queer As Folk, Wake

  • John Cho

    John Cho   title=

    Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle, American Beauty

  • Vincent Kartheiser

    Vincent Kartheiser title=

    Mad Men, Alpha Dog

  • James Cromwell

    James Cromwell title=

    L.A. Confidential, The Green Mile

  • Wes Bentley

    Wes Bentley title=

    Wes Bentley Presents Best Cinematography at the International Grand Finale

  • Chris Parnell

    Chris Parnell title=

    Chris Parnell Presents for Best Story at the International Grand Finale

  • Colin Ford & Scott Porter

    Colin Ford & Scott Porter title=

    Colin Ford & Scott Porter Presenting the Golden Tripod for Best Soundtrack at IGF

  • Missi Pyle & Derek Waters

    Missi Pyle & Derek Waters title=

    Missi - (Dodgeball, Big Fish) & Derek (Drunk History) make a guest appearance at IGF

  • James Remar

    James Remar title=

    James Remar Presenting the Poo Industries Lifetime Achievement Award at IGF

  • Kate Mara and Max Minghella

    Kate Mara and Max Minghella title=

    Kate Mara and Max Minghella Presenting the AT&T Rethink Possible Award at IGF

  • Gabourey Sidibe

    Gabourey Sidibe title=

    Gabourey Sidibe Presenting Elfenworks at the International Grand Finale

  • David Arquette

    David Arquette title=

    David Arquette Presenting CMF 3D at the International Grand Finale

  • John Cho

    John Cho title=

    John Cho Presenting Best Drama at the International Grand Finale

  • Jack McBrayer

    Jack McBrayer  title=

    Jack McBrayer Presenting Best Comedy at the International Grand Finale

  • Elizabeth Banks

    Elizabeth Banks title=

    Elizabeth Banks Presenting Best Picture at the International Grand Finale

  • Jeff Goldblum

    Jeff Goldblum title=

    Jeff Goldblum Surprises CMF

  • Dominic Fumusa

    Dominic Fumusa title=

    On the set of Nurse Jackie, while filming at the Kaufman Astoria Studios in NYC

  • Christian Slater

    Christian Slater title=

    True Romance, Interview with a Vampire