Tom Hanks is the two-time Academy Award winning star of “Philadelphia” (1993) and “Forrest Gump” (1994). Felicity Jones was nominated for the Best Actress Oscar for 2014’s “The Theory of Everything”. Ron Howard has now directed all three big screen Robert Langdon films, with “Inferno” following “The Da Vinci Code” (2006) and prequel “Angels & Demons” (2009). Howard won the Best Director Oscar for 2001’s “A Beautiful Mind”.
Lights Camera Jackson (a.k.a. Jackson Murphy) began his career as a film critic in 2006 at the age of 7. To date, Jackson has written nearly 1,000 reviews of new releases and, in total, has seen more than 1,500 films. In 2010, Jackson became the youngest person to win a NY Emmy Award, for his on-air movie reviews on Time Warner TV station, Capital News 9. And in 2011, Jackson was inducted into the Broadcast Film Critics Association as their youngest member. The BFCA’s annual Critics Choice Awards is one of the industry’s most recognized and prestigious awards shows. Jackson is also a member of SAG-AFTRA and votes annually for the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Currently, Jackson can be heard every Friday morning on WGNA-FM and his reviews are also posted on his website, YouTube channel and Cultjer.com. He is also a contributor to AnimationScoop.com, run by animation historian Jerry Beck. And Jackson hosts the weekly internet pop culture news show “LCJ LIVE”, along with “The LCJ Q&A Podcast”, on which he interviews celebrities and filmmakers.