British director Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave" has won the Toronto film festival's top audience prize, it was announced Sunday at the event's awards brunch.
"Gravity," which opened the Venice Film Festival to great fanfare — and early Oscar buzz — and will screen at Telluride and Toronto on its way to an Oct. 4 release, is as much of a game-changer, in…
Julie Harris, one of Broadway’s most honored performers, whose roles ranged from the flamboyant Sally Bowles in “I Am a Camera” to the reclusive Emily Dickinson in “The Belle of Amherst”, died…
When Jordan Kerner, the prolific producer of tender family fare such as the "Smurfs" franchise, "George of the Jungle" and "Fried Green Tomatoes," is asked to describe the root of his particular…
DreamWorks mogul Steven Spielberg wants to work on his own terms, so he's decided to write the checks himself.
Kevin Spacey lives with "House of Cards" through a stack of his own cards, which are peppered with lines and directions. "My cards are my routine," Spacey explains after another 12 hours on the set…
Perhaps not even the expert pawn team at Detroit's American Jewelry and Loan could estimate the value that their personalities and business operation would offer to TruTV upon the launch of reality…
Sony Pictures Classics topper Michael Barker watched the Oscar noms announcement from the American Airlines lounge at JFK airport in New York. With "Amour" earning a spot in the best picture race as…
Davis makes sure that G-rated in H'wood also means girl-centric
Mark Burnett was not even 18 when he joined the British Army's elite Parachute Regiment. He admits to being under the influence of "too many 'Rambo' movies" when he signed up for the all-volunteer…
It took Washington a few years to find her career in casting, but now she has no plans to leave.