You don't have to dig too deep beneath its fan-pleasing veneer of nostalgic celebration to discern an intriguingly serious subtext in "The Bandit."
Known for macho roles in movies like "Deliverance" and "Smokey and the Bandit," Burt Reynolds has a brace of upcoming films in the can, a documentary about his life in the works and a new book ("But…
When his “Deliverance” co-star Jon Voight had to bow out of presenting the Richard “Diamond” Farnsworth Award to Burt Reynolds on Sept. 19, a renowned star stepped in right away to do the honors…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Acclaimed actor-director-producer Burt Reynolds, the late stuntman and director Hal Needham and veteran stuntman Bob Herron will be honored at the 54th annual Stuntman's Ball on Sept. 19 at the…
Hal Needham, longtime stuntman and director of “Smokey and the Bandit” and “Cannonball Run” for Burt Reynolds, died Friday in Los Angeles after a short battle with cancer, his manager confirmed. He…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Honorary Awards and Angelina Jolie will receive the…
Jeffrey Katzenberg will soon add the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award to his long list of industry kudos.
-- Todd Longwell
Stunt safety got a bad rap in 2010.
Not too many award ceremonies feature honorees on crutches. But at the first Taurus Stunt Awards, held Sunday at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Chuck Picerni Jr. hobbled up the stage to receive the…
Cars are the stars in "Bandit" from Universal's rotating "Action Pack" series of syndicated two-hour dramas. Brian Bloom stars as title character, originally played by Burt Reynolds in the hit…