At 13, the British schoolgirl beat out more than 10,000 other hopefuls at the open U.K. casting call last year to win the plum role of Lyra Belacqua, the young heroine of "The Golden Compass."
Just 14, Alexander Ludwig stars as Will Stanton, the lead in Fox-Walden's upcoming "The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising," based on the series of best-selling books by Susan Cooper.
When Ratner and "Rush Hour 3" descended on Paris to shoot key scenes around the city and a big action sequence staged on the Eiffel Tower, it was the job of Jean-Bernard Bros to make the locations…
Ratner and Tucker are both well-known perfectionists -- so do they butt heads on the set?
At 38, Brett Ratner has directed eight movies -- five for New Line, with its Ratner-led "Rush Hour 3" poised for an Aug. 10 release. So what makes the company so eager to work with Ratner?
Ten projects fans are most excited to see: Indiana Jones, Star Trek 11, Watchmen, The Dark Knight, Beowulf, Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, I Am Legend, The Golden Compass, The Mist.
Over the years, Outfest has launched the careers of dozens of directors who might not have found an audience on the independent film circuit. Gus Van Sant landed an agent at the festival after "Mala…
Locals call it the Lone Star State, but in reality, Texas offers stars aplenty. And many of the names on Texas' A-list talent roster -- including Matthew McConaughey, Sandra Bullock, Ethan Hawke…
Freddy Krueger slashing his way through Elm Street, Gollum coveting his ring, Hellboy protecting mankind from all manner of demons, and the "Pan's Labyrinth" Pale Man staring through the eyes in his…
When it comes to the visionary menagerie of monsters in "Pan's Labyrinth," director Guillermo del Toro was unequivocal about two things. First, "I knew characters like Pan and the Pale Man couldn't…
Producer Andy Harries says he owes Helen Mirren "a huge debt of gratitude," but not just for giving "a truly inspired performance" as the British monarch in "The Queen." It turns out that the actress…