A quick perusal of John M. Chu’s c.v. doesn’t exactly make you think he’s a natural choice to take over the reins of G.I. Joe, the venerable action toy franchise turned blockbuster action movie series. After all, this is the guy who has directed not only two Step Up movies, but two Justin Bieber concert films.
Out And About
Rufus Wainwright performs at West Coast Blues ‘N’ Roots, playing under the Big Top from 4.45pm this Sunday, March 24, at Fremantle Park. BOB GORDON speaks with the prolific singer/composer.
Daniel Bortz has a deft touch for stripping things back to the minimal without losing the soul. JO CAMPBELL chats with the German house DJ/ producer about the scene in his native Augsburg and not selling out.