Matthew Warchus turns an inspirational true story of Thatcher-era community activism into a deft crowdpleaser.
This British import also has well-matched stars in Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter, the first capturing Burton's weariness, the latter almost uncannily replicating Taylor's voice.
The Hollywood Film Festival has unveiled the 25 films chosen for its narrative and documentary feature competitions. The three-day fest kicks off on Oct. 18 at Hollywood's ArcLight Cinemas. The…
The Hamptons Intl. Film Festival has tapped Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner, co-chairs of U.K. production company Working Title Films, to receive the fest's annual Golden Starfish Award for lifetime…
PARIS — Leveraging its powerful upscale brand image in France, as well as bowing a pay TV business model which could expand across Europe, HBO will team with Orange Cinema Series (OCS), European…
British theater director Matthew Warchus (“God of Carnage”) is set to direct “Pride,” an ensemble period dramedy toplined by Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West. Based on a true story, script…
Joshua Jackson has joined the cast of Showtime’s drama pilot “The Affair.” He’ll play a hard-edged cowboy who manages a ranch on Long Island and is married to a woman who begins an affair with a…
By happenstance, I recently re-watched the pilot for "Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip," which remains one of the more accomplished prototypes I've ever seen. In hindsight, though, the progression of…
Roger Bart has secured a four-episode arc as Matt LeBlanc’s agent on the upcoming season of Showtime’s “Episodes.” Halfhour comedy centers on a fictional version of Matt LeBlanc and the Hollywood TV…
BBC America drama "The Hour" will not be back for a third season after the BBC declined to renew the series in the U.K.
Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West are to play Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in a BBC biopic.