"About Schmidt" may be mostly about the recently retired Midwestern widower Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson), but Oscar winner Kathy Bates steals her fair share of scenes as the uncompromising Roberta…
Sometimes the biggest challenge for a supporting player can be making a lasting impression with only a handful of scenes. That's exactly what Patricia Clarkson does in "Far From Heaven,"…
Sam Rockwell has been making a steady climb as a reliable character actor in films ranging from low-budget indies such as "Box of Moonlight" and "Lawn Dogs" to big studio hits like "Charlie's…
Despite memorable performances in films such as "Field of Dreams," "GoodFellas" and "Something Wild," Ray Liotta has never found himself on Oscar's shortlist.
The Human Rights Campaign will fete "Nightline" host Ted Koppel at its annual Los Angeles Gala Dinner at the Century Plaza Hotel. Vermont Governor and 2004 presidential candidate Howard Dean will…
The Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival has tapped "The Hours" helmer Stephen Daldry as international filmmaker of the year. Kudos will be presented at the org's Saturday ceremony at the Palm Springs…
Emmy Award-winning sportscasting vet Chris Myers will host half-hour chat skein "Center Court With Chris Myers" for the Tennis Channel.
Music industry vets Brad Colerick and Dave Curtin have launched Los Angeles-based music supervision company DeepMix.
Cartoon Network has acquired anime skeins "Lupin the Third," "Reign" and "Trigun" to air during Adult Swim, the net's latenight adult animation block.
Rialto Pictures will release a newly restored version of Jean-Pierre Melville's "Le Cercle Rouge" in early 2003, presented under the imprimatur of Melville fan John Woo.
Hearst Entertainment is looking to turn teen mag CosmoGirl! into a syndicated weekly half-hour lifestyle series. Twenty-two episodes are being targeted for a fall launch.