Chris Pine is shrewdly cast as Tom Clancy's CIA-analyst hero, even if this franchise reboot is a fairly routine assignment.
HBO has come on board “Headhunters,” a thriller skein which is being developed by Yellow Bird Ent. and Lionsgate Television with ‘True Blood” scribe Alexander Woo on board. “Headhunters” is based on…
Call it a hat-trick of Scottish plays: The Kenneth Branagh-toplined staging of “Macbeth,” which bowed in a much-lauded U.K. run earlier this summer, will make the move to New York next year…
If two "Macbeths" is company, is three a crowd? That's a question Broadway types have started to wonder in the wake of glowing reviews for the Kenneth Branagh-toplined revival of "Macbeth," now in…
Mikhail Baryshnikov, Willem Dafoe and helmer Robert Wilson are among creatives joining Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford in mounting new legit productions at the U.K.’s Manchester Festival, which runs…
Disney would like to slip the glass slipper onto Emma Watson as the star of "Cinderella." While the actress does not yet have the role, Watson is in very early talks with the studio to play the…
Keira Knightley is breathtaking as "Anna Karenina." Caught in a loveless marriage, Anna is swept off her feet by the dashing Count Vronsky and the sense of joy portrayed by Knightley when she finds…
With Jack Bender falling off the untitled Jack Ryan pic, Paramount and Skydance Pictures moved quickly to find their next director -- and it's Kenneth Branagh.
"I have been a part of so many indie films that haven't broken through, it is nice to see this one break though." -- Kenneth Branagh, actor, "My Week With Marilyn"
Peers praise the Branagh brew
Kenneth Branagh and Ralph Fiennes are both set to be honored at this year's British Independent Film Awards on Dec. 4.