Laurie Metcalf, Chris Cooper, recent Tony winner Jayne Houdyshell and Condola Rashad will star this spring in "A Doll's House, Part 2," a new play by Lucas Hnath that debuts this spring in a Broadway…
Samuel Goldwyn Films and Eammon Films are partnering for distribution of James Sadwith’s coming-of-age drama “Coming Through the Rye,” starring Alex Wolff and Chris Cooper as JD Salinger. Eammon…
After working on critically acclaimed films “Dallas Buyers Club” and “Wild,” Jean-Marc Vallée took on an underdog of a project that almost didn’t find its wings – or the cash. From the mind of…
Chris Cooper has signed on for Ben Affleck’s adaptation of “Live by Night.” Cooper joins Chris Messina, Elle Fanning, Sienna Miller and Zoe Saldana in the cast, with Affleck also toplining and…
The Austin Film Festival and Screenwriters Conference has tapped John Singleton and Chris Cooper for its Extraordinary Contribution to Film and Acting Awards. The awards will be presented on Oct. 31…
Three cheers for the Golden Globes, which nominate 10 lead film actors, twice the number of most other kudos handouts. This year, when good work is abundant, it’s welcome news that the Globes’ two…
There are no surprises — just lots of good, old-fashioned scenery chewing — in John Wells' splendid film version of Tracy Letts' acid-tongued Broadway triumph.
Lucky McKee and Chris Sivertson's saga of ill-fated pom-pom girls who return from death to wreak vengeance will amuse if not wow jaded horror fans.
In his first voiceover role, Bradley Cooper has joined Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” as Rocket Racoon. Marvel officially confirmed the casting Friday. Variety reported on Aug. 22 that Cooper was…
A new ad campaign making the rounds in two New York newspapers and two trade publications offer what may be the first official look at Jeff Zucker's CNN: a network where primetime mainstay Anderson…
Chris Cooper has rounded out the cast of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” Cooper joins Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, who reprise their roles as Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy, along with Jamie Foxx…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Playback: Jordan Peele on ‘Get Out’ and Art’s Role Under a Trump Regime
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking