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Posted Thursday 8/09/18 at 2:00PM EDT
Macaulay Culkin: I turned down a Big Bang Theory role three times
“They pursued me for The Big Bang Theory,” the actor revealed on Joe Rogan's podcast The Joe Rogan Experience. “And I said no. It was kind of like, the way the pitch was, ‘Alright, these two astrophysicist nerds and a pretty girl lives with them. Yoinks!’ That was the pitch. And I was like, ‘Yeah, I’m cool, thanks.’ And then they came back at me again, and I said, ‘No, no, no. Again, flattered, but no.’ Then they came back at me again, and even my manager was, like, twisting my arm.”
Posted Monday 4/23/18 at 5:51AM EDT
Macaulay Culkin tells Ellen he considers Home Alone to be "background radiation at Christmastime"
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
"I can't watch it the same way other people do," he said of the holiday TV special on Monday's Ellen show, jokingly adding that Christmastime is "my season."
Posted Tuesday 1/23/18 at 2:19PM EST
Macaulay Culkin’s Home Alone bully of a brother is now part of HBO’s Mosaic
Source: Vanity Fair
Devin Ratray, the 41-year-old actor who famously played Buzz McCallister on the Christmas classic film, received a personal call from Steven Soderbergh to play a police detective on his new HBO drama series. “It was one of the most surreal moments in my life,” says Ratray, who previously auditioned for Soderbergh’s The Knick. “I can’t really say why he offered it to me. But I’m just eternally grateful that he did.”
Posted Monday 10/30/17 at 8:01AM EDT
Watch a pre-Home Alone Macaulay Culkin visit David Letterman dressed as a McDonald’s hamburger
One year before Home Alone made him an international star, Culkin appeared with Letterman in a 1989 Late Night Halloween sketch dressed as half of a McDLT.