Clear away all the peripheral shenanigans from Gregg Allman's career and you end up with one of the finest blues voices to emerge from any of the blues-rock movements.
Touchstone Pictures has optioned Irish author Marian Keyes' novel "Rachel's Holiday" for producer Ricardo Mestres.
One of the best parts of writer Les Thomas' three-hour tour of America in 1940 is host Charles Durning's thoughtful commentaries and reminiscences. Besides Durning's moving passages, a hat's off to…
Former actress Ethelreda Leopold, who appeared in a handful of Busby Berkeley-choreographed musicals of the mid-1930s, died Jan. 26 of pneumonia in North Hollywood. She was 80. Leopold began her…
Whoopi Goldberg, who hosted the 66th and the 68th Academy Awards ceremony, has signed on as a presenter this year.
Peggy Robertson, personal assistant to Alfred Hitchcock and a family friend of the Hitchcocks for over 30 years, died Feb. 6 at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills following an…
Action star-turned-producer Steven Seagal's Seagal/Nasso Prods. has made its first venture into literary acquisitions, picking up film rights to two novels, "White Star" and "House of Thunder."
Sandy McPeak, a character actor, died Dec. 31 of a heart attack in Nevada City. He was 62.
"Titanic" is the champion. Emerging from its 10th weekend in release, James Cameron's epic period romance has ascended to the top of the list among all-time worldwide box office champs, earning an…
First Look's "Mrs. Dalloway" starring Vanessa Redgrave led the exclusives roster during its first outing. Marleen Gorris' screen adaptation of the Virginia Woolf novel set on a single day in 1923…
Sean Connery has closed a multiyear first-look deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment for films that he will produce and may star in, sources said.