Hollywood is the land of second chances
Hollywood is a surprisingly forgiving town, given how hard it is to break into the industry. What does it take to get blacklisted? Apparently nothing, other than maybe spouting off anti-Semitic comments. (Looking at you, Mel Gibson.) Otherwise, not even a résumé filled with boxoffice flops will keep an actor from getting work. And a string of canceled television series won’t keep a showrunner from getting another order from NBC. In honor of Ryan Reynolds’s most recent boxoffice disaster, “Self/less,” let’s look at the various species of invincible Hollywood phoenixes.