In any film, words are just the starting point. As the project moves along, cinematographers, production and costume designers, visual-effects artists and other below-the-line artisans contribute…
When Jerry Bruckheimer becomes the 27th recipient of the American Cinematheque Award on Dec. 12, he follows such filmmakers as Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, and Al Pacino. But, fittingly…
Of the 10 pics to have earned more than $500 million at the 2013 box office, three are animated features. Considering what big business toons represent today, it's no surprise that the studios…
This year's event honors Jimmy Kimmel, who follows past Power of Comedy honorees Russell Brand, Amy Poehler and Seth MacFarlane, and will feature fresh jokes from half a dozen comics, including last…
Dating back to the '50s when NBC's "The Tonight Show," hosted by Steve Allen, featured an ensemble led by pianist Lyle "Skitch" Henderson, house bands have become a latenight talk show staple.
Ralph Fiennes will be wearing several hats at this year's Hamptons film fest, appearing not only as a star and director, but also as a mentor to younger actors.
Classically trained British stage actor David Oyelowo (pronounced "Oh-yellow-oh") may be making slow but steady headway in Hollywood, he commanded serious respect from his peers as far back as 2001.
Over the past three decades, as the founding dean of Dodge College of Film and Media Arts at Chapman U., Bob Bassett has continually pushed to innovate ways of giving students practical, hands-on…
The Primetime Emmy nominations included the usual suspects, but also some new faces and a brand new Emmy category — the Informational Series or Special.
The two small, photogenic Caribbean islands of Trinidad and Tobago offer a very competitive film rebate on a sliding scale: spend $100,000 to $499,999 and get a 12.5% rebate; spend $500,000 to…
The versatile star of "The Call" began her career at age 5 opposite Mel Gibson in "Signs," and became involved with Project Sunshine shortly after being Oscar-nommed for her role in indie sensation…