“Last King of Scotland” director Kevin MacDonald is on board to direct the Elvis Presley biopic “Last Train to Memphis” for Fox 2000. Based on the 1995 Peter Guralnick biography, the film chronicles…
Universal has scheduled James Brown pic “Get On Up” for Friday Oct. 17, 2014. Pic stars “42″ thesp Chadwick Boseman as the iconic soul singer. “The Help” helmer Tate Taylor will direct the film…
Universal and Imagine Entertainment have greenlit the long-gestating James Brown biopic after tapping “42″ star Chadwick Boseman to play the legendary artist known as the “godfather of soul.” “The…
Sam Taylor-Johnson may have landed the sexiest directing job in town, but the indie helmer must now make “50 Shades of Grey” into something that can recapture the buzz it once had. Here are a few…
Sam Taylor-Johnson, the British helmer of “Nowhere Boy” who is married to “Kick-Ass” star Aaron Taylor-Johnson, has been tapped to direct the Universal and Focus adaptation of “Fifty Shades of Grey,”…
Marva Whitney, James Brown's principal backup singer and onstage foil during the soul star's late-'60s heyday, died Dec. 23. She was 68.
Quentin Tarantino rides to the Weinsteins' rescue, delivering a bloody hilarious (and hilariously bloody) Christmas counter-programmer, which Sony will unleash abroad.
A slickly packaged addition to the myriad documentaries made about the recent events in Cairo's Tahrir Square, "1/2 Revolution" offers the privileged perspective of a group of filmmaker/activist…
Nearly 10 years after George Harrison died, the life of the most private of the Beatles will be on display at the Grammy Museum in downtown L.A.
The low-budget World War II actioner "Age of Heroes," which premieres at the AFM, is set to become a franchise, just 18 months after rookie producers Lex Lutzus and James Brown first dreamed up the…
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