Saturday, December 3, 2016

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Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016

At the heart of Warren Beatty's long-in-the-making "Rules Don't Apply" is a burgeoning but forbidden romance between a pair of wide-eyed young adults, freshly plucked from their traditional upbringings and thrust into the capricious world of Howard Hughes and 1958 Hollywood. Serving as distant...

Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016

As an action star, Jackie Chan never expected to get an Oscar.

So he considers receiving an honorary Academy Award from the film academy's Board of Governors his proudest professional achievement.

Chan will accept his Oscar statuette Saturday at the eighth annual Governors Awards....

Friday, Nov. 4, 2016

Having been nominated for the Documentary Grand Jury Prize at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, where it made its world premiere, and then going on to win a Festival Favorite Audience Award at SXSW, Gleason continues to collect accolades, the latest of which include five nominations...

Friday, Oct. 28, 2016

Just a couple of months ago, Margaret Johnson was promoted from partner/executive creative director to chief creative officer of Goodby Silverstein & Partners. She became the agency’s first woman CCO. The shop’s founders and co-chairmen Jeff Goodby and Rich Silverstein remain involved in the...

Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016

Hugh Laurie warmly recalls "House" and the flawed physician he played as artful combinations of tragedy and comedy.

Laurie is returning to TV as a medical man, this time a disillusioned forensic psychiatrist, in "Chance," Hulu's 10-episode series based on Kem Nunn's critically acclaimed...

Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

For Chris Stangroom, VP, sr. sound designer/engineer of New York-based HOBO and the supervising sound editor on the new Netflix documentary feature Amanda Knox, his work on the new film features what he calls “musical” sound design. “The sound design plays off of pitches and timbre to...

Monday, Oct. 10, 2016

As more people watch TV over the internet, the entertainment industry has "to get on board with it," said Roger Lynch, the CEO of Sling TV.

Sling, which is owned by satellite TV company Dish Network, was one of the first services to offer packages of popular cable channels over the...

Thursday, Sep. 22, 2016

The Amazon series Catastrophe has received its share of critical acclaim, among the most notable honors being “Episode 1” earning show creators, co-writers and co-stars Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series.
 
Horgan...

Tuesday, Sep. 13, 2016

In between premieres of his latest film, "Nocturnal Animals," in Venice and Toronto, fashion designer and filmmaker Tom Ford has launched a fall collection at New York's fashion week and picked up the prestigious Golden Lion award for his film in Venice.

But for Ford, the two realms are...

Tuesday, Sep. 13, 2016

Call it the unholy alliance: one-time Super Bowl rivals Tom Brady and Michael Strahan are teaming up to produce a six-part documentary TV series called the "Religion of Sports."

Each hour-long episode looks at different examples of the cultural and spiritual impact of sports in religions...