A historical compilation of newsworthy tidbit, from the forming of the Screen Actors Guild to the current unrest and tentative agreements.
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…
You're looking for just that right actor. In walks thesp John Smith and he plunks down his resume on your desk.
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…
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…
Czech helmer Jan Hrebejk got a warm pre-Academy Awards sendoff at Saturday night's Czech Lion awards. His Oscar-nommed "Divided We Fall" swept the awards for film, director, actor (Boleslav Polevka)…
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.
Never mind that members of the acting community say they're thrilled to be nominated for a SAG Award because it comes from their own fraternity. The real reason actors -- especially feature film…
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…
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…