Veteran film production executive Mark O'Connor is joining Sidney Kimmel Entertainment as executive VP of production. He will report to SKE production president Carla Hacken, who noted that the…
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment has secured film rights to Sara Pennypacker’s critically acclaimed, New York Times bestseller “Pax.” SKE prevailed over several other companies in a highly competitive…
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment has acquired rights to the non-fiction book “Alice + Freda Forever” from Berlanti Productions, with Jennifer Kent set to direct. The film is based on Alexis Coe's debut…
Sarah Jessica Parker is looking at a return to television with “Busted,” a new TV series from Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and “True Detective” producer Anonymous Content. Sidney Kimmel Entertainment…
Watching the redoubtable Elizabeth Banks try to breathe life into the stillborn farce "Walk of Shame" is like watching a team of paramedics perform CPR on the corpse of Ulysses S. Grant.
Former Fox 2000 exec Carla Hacken has been named president of production of Sidney Kimmel Entertainment. While working at Fox, Hacken oversaw such hits as “The Devil Wears Prada,” “Walk the Line” and…
An outstanding cast does what it can to enliven "Mr. Morgan's Last Love," a mostly mawkish melodrama from "Mostly Martha" helmer Sandra Nettelbeck starring Michael Caine as a crusty Paris widower and…
British theater director Thea Sharrock will direct drama-comedy "Legacy" from Gregg Hurwitz script for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Double Nickel Entertainment.
Anchor Bay Films has acquired all North American rights to Phil Morrison’s “Almost Christmas,” starring Paul Giamatti and Paul Rudd, for a fall release. Production companies are Anchor Bay Films…
FilmDistrict has dated Elizabeth Banks comedy "Walk of Shame" for a U.S. release on Sept. 20. Banks portrays an aspiring reporter whose dreams of becoming a network news anchor are compromised after…
An overlong and under-conceived reunion between "Blue Valentine" director Derek Cianfrance and star Ryan Gosling.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Damien Chazelle and Barry Jenkins on That Oscars Shocker: The Morning-After Interview
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner