James Gandolfini, who brought a balance of intensity and vulnerability to his portrayal of conflicted mob boss Tony Soprano that made him among the most respected actors of his generation, died…
Master of Altamira
Phase 4 Films has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to “Adventures in the Sin Bin,” the comedy that bowed last year at the Seattle Intl. Film Festival. The pic from writer Christopher Storer and tyro…
FX has given a 10-episode series order to a comedy starring Kelsey Grammer and Martin Lawrence. Series is produced by Lionsgate TV under distrib Debmar-Mercury’s “10/90” deal format that calls for…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
With the film biz ailing on the plains in Spain, any new production is news. But "The Master of Altamira," skedded to start production this year, is noteworthy as a microcosm of trends now driving…
While social media has been crucial in recent uprisings, especially Arab Spring, it's taken on a much bigger role in the Turkish protests.
Indian singer T.M. Soundarajan, who provided the singing voice for yesteryear Tamil screen stars such as Sivaji Ganesan and M.G. Ramachandran, died May 25 in Chennai, India, following a brief…
Spaniards David and Alex Pastor, who wrote Ryan Reynolds-starrer “Selfless,” are prepping a directorial outing, “Phoenix”. Budgeted at $15 million-$20 million, and set up at Spain's Morena Films…
Lucas Till is in talks to join espionage thriller "Paranoia" opposite Liam Hemsworth.
In the mildly amusing Nipponese comedy "Robo-G," high-tech robotics faces its low-tech nemesis in the form of an old curmudgeon who becomes a national hit by posing as an automaton.
The Seattle native, who got his start doing commercials and modeling through a local agency, was "totally shocked" when, after a nationwide search of more than 20,000 boys, director Alejandro…
Lionsgate has brought on Chris LeRoy as interim president of distribution.