Oscar-nominated filmmaker Amy Berg and actor Nate Parker are teaming on a documentary about a “Black Male Crisis” in the U.S. in the wake of the August shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo…
Armie Hammer has joined the cast of historical drama "The Birth of a Nation," based on the story of the 1831 slave rebellion led by Nat Turner. The film will mark the directorial debut of Nate…
A music-industry romance that alternates freely between wisdom and mawkishness, caustic entertainment-biz critique and naive wish fulfillment, heartfelt flourishes and soap-opera shenanigans.
IFC Films has closed a deal to acquire David Lowery's "Ain't Them Bodies Saints," which stars Rooney Mara, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster and Nate Parker.
Slow as molasses but every bit as rich, Lowery's gorgeously shot third feature suggests a lost artifact freshly unearthed from the 1970s, or the origin story behind a long-lost folk ballad about…
The Hamptons International Film Festival hosted Variety's 10 Actors to Watch: Breakthrough Performers of 2012 fete, where exec editor Steven Gaydos took a moment to caution the honorees.
With his feature career taking off as one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch in 2012, "Arbitrage" star Nate Parker is boarding a flight to "Non-Stop," Jaume Collet-Serra's airplane thriller starring…
Spike Lee's upcoming 'Red Hook Summer' reps a significant milestone in post-'Arbitrage' sked
ROME -- "Arbitrage," the hot Wall Street thriller backed by Saudi producer Mohammed Al Turki, will open the Abu Dhabi Film Festival.
One week after being named one of Variety's 10 Actors to Watch in 2012, "Arbitrage" star Nate Parker has entered negotiations to reteam with his "Red Hook Summer" helmer Spike Lee for Good Universe's…