When the 34th Durban Intl. Film Festival scheduled his film as opening-night attraction, director Jahmil XT Qubeka knew he would be in the spotlight. But he had no idea how intense and heated that…
Patrick Whitesell, co-CEO of WME Entertainment, opened up on the state of his business in a rare, wide-ranging interview that included an explanation of the agency’s rationale in its recent 49%…
With more and more online distributors getting into the market, some of YouTube's longest-standing content providers are getting restless.
Justin Edgar's third feature is amusing, appealingly performed and sensibly brief.
Radius-TWC debuted the first trailer for porn star biopic “Lovelace” on Wednesday. Directed by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman, the true-life drama stars Amanda Seyfried as Linda Boreman, who, as…
20th Century Fox and Matthew Vaughn’s “The Secret Service” looks to be heating up as Vaughn is on the hunt for a young actor to join Colin Firth in the comic book adaptation. Sources tell Variety…
When a media company – old or new – presents new programs featuring John Stamos or Gwyneth Paltrow, why wouldn't an advertiser throw money at some of them? Ad buyers have a couple of answers. Shows…
Pic is based on the short film helmed by Stephan Zlotescu that is set in the near future where augmentation is the way of life. Zlotescu is also expected to helm this version as well.
Swimming might be the least impacting, most complete exercise there is — and the most zenlike. But the idea of submerging oneself into chlorinated water is a turnoff for those with sensitive skin and…
Blighty's film distributors spent less coin on media advertising last year, according to figures released Thursday by the U.K. Film Distributors' Assn.
Mark Rylance is set to play Tudor statesman Thomas Cromwell in the BBC-HBO adaptation of Hilary Mantel's bestsellers "Wolf Hall" and "Bring Up the Bodies."