Robert Butler is an accomplished director but he doesn't give himself any airs. "We're a bunch of blue-collar working stiffs," says Butler, a former Directors Guild of America board member with more…
TV movie directors don't get any respect. While highly accomplished helmers -- some with years in features -- continue to turn to television as an increasingly receptive platform, their reputations…
At the sight of a prostrate elephant, a passing cyclist --none other than Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong -- stops to give it mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Miraculously, the behemoth is…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Three-time Academy Award nominee Morgan Freeman, next to be seen in "Along Came a Spider," will make his fourth Oscar appearance during the March 25 Oscar ceremony, producer Gil Cates announced…
Intl. Critics Week, the Cannes Intl. Film Festival sidebar, has begun the selection process for its 40th edition, which will take place May 10-19, organizers said Tuesday.
E! Entertainment Television Networks and Turner Network Television are cooperating in an unprecedented promo campaign for the upcoming Screen Actors Guild Awards, for which E! will telecast…
Ashley Judd will make her third Oscar appearance during this month's Oscar kudocast on March 25.
This year, the Academy Awards will be handed out on a Sunday, but most of the celebrating will be on Saturday. This marks a sea change from years past. Four studios with films nominated for best…
A historical compilation of newsworthy tidbit, from the forming of the Screen Actors Guild to the current unrest and tentative agreements.
Forget the couch. Think of this job as the power behind the throne. For Joseph Middleton it is unquestionably the best job in showbiz.
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…