HONG KONG — Bill Mechanic's long-gestating fantasy film "The Moon And The Sun" is finally set to start shooting from April 2014 in Australia. The $40 million picture will be directed by Sean McNamara…
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Other than “Behind the Candelabra,” anointing “Breaking Bad” as TV’s best drama felt like about the only sure thing on an Emmy night that was largely filled with surprises. Yet the show’s crowning…
Rising Chinese star Li Bingbing and Motion Picture Association boss Christopher Dodd will both be honored at the fourth annual U.S.-China Film Summit in Los Angeles.
Fan Bingbing gets to play around with her screen-goddess image in this sweetly whimsical romantic comedy.
Melissa McCarthy is the hottest name in comedy right now — even hotter than the boys. With Fox’s “The Heat” scoring an impressive $39 million Stateside debut this weekend, the comedic actress proved…
Filmmaker Mike van Diem has come on board to direct the Dutch romantic comedy “The Surprise.” Content Film is launching sales at Cannes in all markets except Holland, Belgium, the former Dutch…
One week after being cast in Isabel Coixet's new movie, "Wizards of Waverly Place" star Gregg Sulkin has landed the lead role in the indie period pic "1990," which is being produced by Jason…
Spain's Pablo Berger -- who has taught film at Princeton, Yale and the Sorbonne -- says his films all have three things in common: emotion, humor and surprise.
"I am a big proponent of laughter, and I really believe that laughter can heal," says Noreen Fraser, founder of the Noreen Fraser Foundation and its signature charity event, Variety's Power of Comedy…
Back when Disney acquired Pixar, some analysts second-guessed the $7.4 billion pricetag. This seemed inane given the creativity and characters the animation powerhouse brought into a studio then…