When Lance Hammer returned from Sundance with both critical raves and two awards under his belt for his directorial debut, "Ballast," it wasn't much of a surprise that several distribs came knocking…
Even the world's most prestigious film festivals need freshening up sometimes.
French-Canadian actor Jon LaJoie has long had a taste for off-color and unconventional humor but generally kept it under wraps while starring in the hit Quebecois dramedy series "Du Auberge Chien…
In the province of Ontario it was once common to see downtown streets lined with production trailers. But the weak U.S. dollar and increasingly competitive tax breaks from U.S. states are making it…
Smack-dab in the center of the country, Ontario is famous for its diverse locations that can play everything from modern Chicago to an early 20th century small town.
With six internationally performed plays to her name and much respect in the legit community, Jessica Goldberg has made a daring midcareer shift from stage to screenplays in pursuit of a passion she…
Joey Manderino, 21, and David Young, 24, spent their high school years in Munster, Ind., filming comedy videos together. After going separate ways to college, the friends reunited in New York with…
Working for both environmental and social causes, Norton says he has always been interested in spreading the word about the "interconnectedness of life."
The press has bandied about names like "tree-hugger" and "hippy" to describe the Daryl Hannah for years now, and she has embraced them wholeheartedly. The city girl got her first taste of nature when…
"I have always been interested in nature," says the Chicago-raised Ford. When the thesp suffered what he describes as "the guilt of too much money," he put the bulk of his philanthropic efforts into…