DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Prominent Egyptian indie producer Mohamed Hefzy’s Film Clinic has come on board as co-producer of Egyptian-Austrian filmmaker Abu Bakr Shawky’s upcoming feature film “Yomeddine,” a road movie about a middle-aged man raised in a leper colony who embarks with a sidekick and a donkey on a journey across Egypt to try […]
Once one of the most powerful figures in British entertainment, Clifford was convicted in 2014 of eight counts of indecent assault.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi director Haifaa Al Mansour’s female empowerment feature project “Miss Camel” is the winner of the IWC Filmmaker Award, worth $100,000, awarded during the Dubai International Film Festival. A jury headed by Cate Blanchett selected “Miss Camel” as the winner among four Arab projects. Blanchett announced the winner during a gala […]
The California Highway Patrol has closed the eastbound No. 4 and 5 lanes of the 118 at Tampa Avenue, as well as the Tampa Avenue off-ramp in Porter Ranch, due to a brush fire.
As the fires that have burned hundreds of homes and tens of thousands of acres rage across Southern California, a Boeing 747 capable of dropping 18,500 gallons of retardant ahead of the flames sits at McClellan Airfield in Sacramento, unused. Cal Fire on Aug. 25 became the latest firefighting agency to sign a contract with […]
Fox has tapped Dexter Fletcher as the new director of the Freddie Mercury biopic.
A group of thieves posing as movers stripped R. Kelly’s homes of their possessions, which were later sold off to the highest bidders.
The heart wants what it wants — and Selena Gomez’s heart wants some privacy.
Access Hollywood Live’s Natalie Morales reacts to the news that her former co-worker Matt Lauer was fired from the “Today” show following allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace. Morales says she’s “in shock” and that the colleague who came forward is courageous. Watch her entire statement.
When Hoffman said, “You weren’t there,” Oliver drew gasps from the crowd when he shot back with, “I’m glad [I wasn’t].”
The “Flip or Flop” star was diagnosed with thyroid cancer and testicular cancer in 2013.
At the WOW Presents Space in Los Angeles, Trixie Mattel and Katya Zamolodchikova talk with AccessHollywood.com about their new Viceland series, “The Trixie & Katya Show.” Will RuPaul make an appearance on the series? “The Trixie & Katya Show” airs Wednesdays at 8 PM on Viceland.
“Saturday Night Live” took a page from Charles Dickens in its cold open as Alec Baldwin returned to the show as President Trump in an opening sketch inspired by “A Christmas Carol.” “SNL” skewered the news that former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI as part of the federal […]
Walt Disney and 21st Century Fox have re-started more serious discussions that could result in the owner of ABC and ESPN picking up pieces of the empire controlled by the Murdoch family, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal, while Comcast also remains interested in pursuing a potential deal. A Fox spokesperson declined […]
Timothy Woodward Jr. was born too late. Clearly the kind of enterprise that enabled this actor-turned-director to make no less than 13 features in the last five years for his own production company would’ve been ideally deployed in a “golden age” Poverty Row studio. And had they too existed back then, such reduced former A-listers […]
hris Pratt is warning fans that there is an impostor out there using his identity to hit on female fans — and “who knows what else.”
Industry leaders gathered Thursday morning at the Loews Hotel in Hollywood for the 2017 edition of the annual State of the Entertainment Industry Conference, presented by Variety and the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce. The morning opened with remarks from Vin Di Bona, CEO of Vin Di Bona Productions and chairman of FishBowl Worldwide Media. Di Bona, who […]
Jeff Wachtel, who served as co-president of USA Network, talks with THR about casting the princess-to-be. read more
On Tuesday, his first day as Marvel Comics’ new editor-in-chief, C.B. Cebulski admitted that he once wrote comics for a year under the Japanese pseudonym “Akira Yoshida” 13 years ago. The news came to light after Image Comics brand manager David Brothers posted a tweet calling for journalists to ask “Marvel and new EiC CB […]