Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN

TimesTalks just welcomed William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon. TimesTalks events take place at TheTimesCenter, 242 West 41st Street, New York City. For additional information or to purchase advance tickets, which are $30 for each interview plus service fees, please call: 1.888.NYT.1870 or visit www.TimesTalks.com.

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Gershon has appeared on Broadway three times, as Sally Bowles in the revival of Cabaret, in the revival of the sex farce Boeing-Boeing, and as Rosie Alvarez in the Broadway revival of Bye Bye Birdie at the Roundabout Theatre Company. She is best known for her roles in the films Cocktail (1988), Showgirls (1995), Bound (1996), Best of the Best 3: No Turning Back (1996), Face/Off (1997), The Insider (1999), Demonlover (2002), Category 7: The End of the World (2005), P.S. I Love You (2007), and Five Minarets in New York (2010). 

McConaughey gained notice for his breakout role in Dazed and Confused (1993). He then appeared in films such as A Time to Kill, Contact, U-571, Tiptoes, Sahara, and We Are Marshall. McConaughey is best known more recently for his performances as a leading man in the romantic comedies The Wedding Planner, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Failure to Launch, Ghosts of Girlfriends Past and Fool's Gold.

Friedkin is best known for directing The French Connection in 1971 and The Exorcist in 1973; for the former, he won the Academy Award for Best Director. His film, Bug (2006) won the FIPRESCI prize at the Cannes Film Festival. He directed Duet for One on Broadway in 1981.

For 13 years, TimesTalks events have been evoking intelligent and entertaining conversations among some of the world’s most engaging speakers. TimesTalks was created in 1998 to help enhance relationships with existing readers, who would be able to see and hear from the faces behind the bylines, and to introduce new readers to these talented journalists.

TimesTalks brings members of The Times’s prize-winning editing, reporting and writing staff together with today’s most celebrated talents and thinkers in thought-provoking and entertaining discussions. As wide-ranging and diverse as The Times and its readers throughout the world, TimesTalks has been designed to speak to many interests in a range of categories.

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Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
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Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
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Matthew McConaughey

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Gina Gershon & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon & William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
William Friekin

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey & Gina Gershon

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN
Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon & William Friekin backstage at 'TimesTalks: Stage To Screen' with David CarrNew

Photo Coverage: William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey and Gina Gershon Visit TIMESTALKS: STAGE TO SCREEN

 



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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.