Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Ridley Scott

Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017

Matt Damon walked onto the set of "The Martian" one morning to find Ridley Scott speaking into multiple walkie-talkies and directing an army of camera operators.

"He was shooting four cameras at a time. I was skeptical about it, and each frame is, like, a Ridley Scott frame — beautiful,"...

Wednesday, May. 17, 2017

Turner says TBS has closed a new deal with Conan O'Brien that extends through 2022.

TBS and sister Turner network TNT plan to launch a total of six new series from stars such as Snoop Dogg, Daniel Radcliffe and Michael Moore. CNN has four new series in the works.

And TNT is working...

Wednesday, May. 10, 2017

Ah, the siren song of John Denver. Who among us can resist it? Certainly, not the crew of the Covenant, a vessel powered by a golden sail cruising through space with 2,000 "colonists" in hyper sleep and years to go until they reach their destination.

But when a shock wave from a solar...

Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017

Ridley Scott insists he is not a nostalgic person, but you wouldn't know that looking at the 2017 movie calendar. Not only are audiences getting another "Alien" movie, "Alien: Covenant," on May 19, but also a long-time-coming "Blade Runner" sequel in October.

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Monday, Apr. 17, 2017

RSA Films has launched RSA VR, a division dedicated exclusively to the creative development and production of VR, AR and mixed media. RSA has long been a champion of creative technology, led by co-founder Ridley Scott whose prolific body of work consistently uses the latest tools of filmmaking...

Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016

Ridley Scott will receive the Directors Guild of America’s top honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Achievement in Motion Picture Direction.    

“Masterful in any genre, Ridley’s groundbreaking methods and peerless directing instincts have brought to life some of the...

Monday, Sep. 26, 2016

The American Cinematheque, dedicated to the celebration of the Moving Picture in all its forms, will present its 30th American Cinematheque award to Ridley Scott at its annual benefit gala on Friday, October 14, at The Beverly Hilton Hotel. The director is a four-time Academy Award nominee who...

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Star Wars: The Force Awakens topped the feature competition at the Visual Effects Society (VES) Awards ceremony on Tuesday night (2/2) with four wins, including earning the marquee honor for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Photoreal Feature. Right behind...

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016

Matt Damon launched a bold new phase of Oscar campaigning for his “The Martian” director on Saturday, telling a crowd that Ridley Scott has “given more than enough to cinema” over his career to deserve an Academy Award.

Damon spoke at the opening...

Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015

The American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) will honor the extraordinary achievements of director-producer Ridley Scott in advancing the art and craft of filmmaking by bestowing him with the organization’s annual Board of Governors Award. The presentation will...