Matt Damon is in talks for a supporting role in the Paramount and Warner Bros. pic “Interstellar” and is in early talks to direct “A Foreigner” for Paramount. It's still very early in the dealmaking…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Quentin Tarantino won his second Oscar for “Django Unchained,” nearly two decades after winning for “Pulp Fiction,” while Chris Terrio won the adapted screenplay category for “Argo.” An exuberant…
This time, the "Argo" story in Variety is truly about a big picture. Connecting three decades of history while erasing a quarter-century of Oscar protocol, Ben Affleck's "Argo" survived -- and…
Opting for two tales of CIA heroics, showbiz scribes have selected "Argo" and "Zero Dark Thirty" for the key screenplay awards from the Writers Guild of America.
While "Argo" tells the story of a CIA operation to sneak six American diplomats out of Iran during the 1979 hostage crisis by making a fake sci-fi film, the praise that critics showered on the…
"Argo" is the winner of the 25th annual USC Libraries Scripter Award.
2012 class hopes to repeat tyros' recent successes
Those in the know have been watching Chris Terrio for some time, but this year, the "Argo" writer finally had the satisfaction of seeing one of his scripts reach the screen.
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