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…
Discovery Channel has tapped Chris Cooper to topline its first-ever scripted mini, "Klondike," the cabler announced today. Oscar-winning thesp will play Father Judge.
Starring a highly engaging cast of avian and human players, "Birders" vividly captures the distinctive colors and markings of a vast number of bird species and the equally individualized…
Robert Redford's unabashedly heartfelt but competent tribute to 1960s idealism won't spark riots at the box office.
Chris Cooper is in negotiations to join the cast of the Weinstein's Co.'s "August: Osage County," joining leads Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts.