Dane DeHaan and Rooney Mara will star in movie musical “Ziggy” set in New York City during the Roaring Twenties. Lynette Howell and Jamie Patricof’s Electric City Entertainment are partnered with…
Rock stars in movies have always been more of a novelty than anything else. Elvis clearly wanted to be taken seriously as an actor, but his movies served as softball vehicles to sell soundtracks…
“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” and “Sesame Street” landed a half-dozen wins apiece on Friday night as the Daytime Emmy Creative Arts Awards were handed out in Los Angeles. DeGeneres’ syndie yakker, a…
Tom Sizemore has been tapped to topline Jac Mulder's "Three Pegs," a coming-of-age political comedy that's started shooting in Cape Town, South Africa.
A dramatic highlight of Kevin Macdonald's documentary about Bob Marley, which opened nationally April 13, comes in a concert sequence from 1978, when the reggae star called the leaders of Jamaica's…
Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to "Marley," director Kevin Macdonald's documentary about musician Bob Marley.
42West has tapped veteran music publicist Dvora Vener Englefield.
A terminally ill 15-year-old wants to get laid before meeting his maker.
The whiff of acting-class improv permeates the intimate two-hander "A Year of Stolen Light." "OK, you're Ziggy, a foul-mouthed crack ho, and Brad is your cleaned-up ex-boyfriend who rescues you from…
With Lionsgate posting stellar first quarter profits, a 50% jump in revenues and a new $340 million credit facility, the mega-indie is ramping up the production activities of its U.K.-based…
This case study of globalization's effects on Jamaica is a timely, never dull piece of agitprop that comes off as a cross between Godard's social protest docs and "The Harder They Come." Filmaker…