With the help of helmers like John Woo -- who insisted on an extensive search for Navajo tribesmen to star in his latest feature, MGM's "Windtalkers" -- filmmakers are continuing a trend toward…
Halle Berry, who next will star in "Swordfish" for Warner Bros., will make her first appearance as an Oscar presenter during the March 25 ceremony.
For the Screen Actors Guild, the last year has been perhaps the rockiest during its 68 years of existence.
Between them, Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee own more than 200 film and TV credits. It's astounding when one considers that this enormous body of work represents essentially their second career, launched…
You're looking for just that right actor. In walks thesp John Smith and he plunks down his resume on your desk.
When it comes to casting in Hollywood, Marion Dougherty, 78, is considered by many to be the Edith Head of her profession. With a resume of more than 50 films, Dougherty is a pioneer in the casting…
Like all Hollywood award functions, the real fun often begins once the guys loosen their cummerbunds, the ladies kick off their shoes and the champagne glasses runneth over. But at this post-awards…
So you want to be in pictures. Take note, as any of these routes could land you there -- provided you weren't hand-picked by the director. The norm is for talent agencies to provide the prospects…
Actor-producer-writer Mike Myers, who next stars in "Shrek," will present at the 73rd Academy Awards, producer Gil Cates announced Monday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences held its Scientific & Technical Achievement Awards gala Saturday night, making history by awarding the first Oscar ever to the makers of a computer…
The scribes behind a pair of edgy looks at contemporary life, "You Can Count on Me" and "Traffic," took top honors in motion picture screenwriting Sunday from the Writers Guild of America.