Days before its Nov. 18 world premiere, Baz Luhrmann's "Australia" was still an unknown quantity, a period romance shepherded by a director known for his visual flair, a lengthy wait between passion…
Making his screen debut, Vinay Virmani has been cast as the pivotal character Mewa Singh in Deepa Mehta's upcoming "Komagata Maru." Virmani is a graduate of the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film…
Cary Granat is leaving Walden Media, the company he co-founded. As of Dec. 1, Granat will cease to be co-CEO of the company he formed with billionaire financier Phil Anschutz.
Since his 1971 feature debut "Bleak Moments," Leigh has amassed a distinctive and idiosyncratic body of work."
There's no doubt that Mendes' theater background -- which stretches from Britain to Broadway and has gathered Olivier and Tony awards along the way -- stood him in good stead when his feature…
A longtime TV scribe, Brit Morgan burst onto the international pic scene with two 2006 films, "The Queen" and "The Last King of Scotland."
The English beauty who graced "The Other Boleyn Girl" and "I've Loved You So Long" has always excelled at playing passionate if enigmatic women hidden behind an elegant but often slightly frosty…
"Australia" cinematographer Walker recalls the time she spent among the ochre earth and pudgy boab trees of her country's remote Kimberley region as her favorite filmmaking experience in her 20-year…
English-born Winslet, who began acting at 13, has surprised audiences more than once with realistic and diverse performances, such as a teenage would-be murderer ("Heavenly Creatures") or a romantic…
After successfully rebooting the Batman franchise with 2005's "Batman Returns," Nolan created a darker sequel, fueled by a truly terrifying performance from Heath Ledger, to even greater acclaim.
Sleiman brings humor and heart to his role as a Syrian drummer detained for illegally entering the U.S. in "The Visitor."