James Cromwell is to play former U.S. Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson in a BBC drama about the spectacular collapse of Lehman Brothers.
Funding org Screen Australia has a new government-appointed board member in Ross Entwistle, former topper of Great Union, Oz's largest theater operator.
The New York Times profiles Ted Olson, who with David Boies is leading the federal suit to overturn Proposition 8. His presence has rattled those on the left and the right, for a variety of reasons…
Takashi Shimizu has heard the sound of his next horror film. The director behind "Ju-On" and the English remake "The Grudge," will direct a thriller about a haunted song that Phoenix Pictures will…
A woman shouts "Heil Hitler" at one town hall meeting as a Jewish man is praising Israel's national health system.
The Screen Actors Guild has reached agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers on a pair of two-year contracts covering voice actors working in TV animation and basic…
Tom DeLay had his first rehearsal for "Dancing with the Stars" on Tuesday, and declares via Twitter, "I've got the best dance partner in the bunch." He can't reveal who it is until this weekend…
Tullio Kezich, a prominent figure in European cinephile circles who was Italy's leading film critic and Federico Fellini's most authoritative biographer as well as a scribe, producer and occasional…
Mark Terry's "The Antarctica Challenge: A Global Warning" will screen at the United Nations Climate Change Conference.
Kyoto police have arrested a 37-year-old man for illegally recording and uploading the hit Takashi Miike pic "Crows Zero II" to a file-sharing site.
A follow to my Variety story from Sunday: Both sides in the federal suit challenging Prop 8 filed legal briefs on Monday that offer a hint as to how they will argue their sides in the case. What will…