Tate Taylor, who directed DreamWorks’ "The Help," will direct the studio’s adaptation of Paula Hawkins’ novel "The Girl on the Train." DreamWorks acquired movie rights to Hawkins’ debut novel last…
FilmNation Entertainment has tapped ‘The Help” director Tate Taylor to helm “In the Event of a Moon Disaster.” FilmNation, which is producing and handling international sales, announced that Taylor…
In Chile, as in much of the world, English is becoming the lingua franca among a growing number of filmmakers, as arthouse and genre helmers alike make it the primary language in films targeted to…
Yahoo is unleashing a “Fall Comedy Lineup” on Sept. 9 consisting of a mix of 8-9 minute shorts, many of them featuring identifiable talent, like Ed Helms, John Stamos and Cheryl Hines. Still, a quick…
At the recent Siggraph conference in Anaheim, there were not one but two panels on the state of the vfx industry. Word on the street was that feature effects production is dead in L.A.
More than once this summer, Broadway musical "The Lion King" has done something impressive: It's beaten "Wicked" at the box office even when "Lion King" plays a traditional eight-perf week and…
With hundreds of drive-in theaters expected to close at the end of the year once studios stop distributing 35mm film prints, Honda is backing a national effort to save the screens built around car…
A few weeks back, Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich did Spotify a big favor: They got every music blog and major newspaper to write about the service.
James Gandolfini's body is scheduled to return to the U.S. on Monday after the family of "The Sopranos" star enlisted help from Bill and Hillary Clinton in expediting the process of repatriating his…
Non-profit org Got Your 6 has launched its inaugural Veteran Hiring Week, which runs through March 29.
Australian talk show star and "Tonight Show" regular Rove McManus emceed the luncheon.