Susan Sarandon will become the second recipient of ShoWest's Humanitarian Award at the ShoWest Awards on March 12. The prize honors the actress' efforts in devoting her time and support to numerous…
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…
Touchstone Pictures has optioned Irish author Marian Keyes' novel "Rachel's Holiday" for producer Ricardo Mestres.
Whoopi Goldberg, who hosted the 66th and the 68th Academy Awards ceremony, has signed on as a presenter this year.
Twentieth Century Fox has struck a deal with author-journalist Michael Lewis to pen a screenplay based upon his original idea for a Silicon Valley-based thriller.
A dark, fragmented Euro-noir crime drama set in a crumbling English beach resort, "I Want You" is an ambitious idea that succeeds more as a stylistic exercise than as an involving, fully realized…
Thesps Laura Dern, Chris Cooper and Natalie Canerday are set to co-star in "Rocket Boys," which is being produced by Chuck Gordon and Larry Franco.
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.
Sandy McPeak, a character actor, died Dec. 31 of a heart attack in Nevada City. He was 62.
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…