New Year funding announcements by Australia’s federal and regional-level film support bodies have allowed the green-lighting of a string of features and documentary films. Prominent among them is “Go Karts,” a family film about a boy who must overcome difficulties, including his own recklessness, to win a kart championship. The film is directed by Owen […]
In 2013, a low-budget independent movie called Escape From Tomorrow made headlines as the first feature film to shoot at Walt Disney World without getting the proper approval from Disney beforehand. You can read Peter Sciretta’s full review here, but it’s a trippy, disorienting, disturbing piece of experimental filmmaking, showing a dark side to the “Happiest Place on Earth” […]
The director of the BBC World Service Group will take on the new role in the new year. read more
Gwyneth Paltrow is go-going to Broadway.
Homme kicked a female photographer in the face Saturday night during his band’s set at the KROQ Almost Christmas concert in Los Angeles.
It’s not ancient history, but the Egyptian-style artifacts from Cecil B. DeMille’s “The Ten Commandments” continue to be unearthed in the Guadalupe-Nipomo sand dunes on the central California coast. The most recent discovery is an intact 300 lb. plaster sphinx head, which was unearthed in early November by archaeologists excavating the 95-year old movie set. […]
Justin Bieber’s security team member was arrested for DUI Thursday after a crash that injured two Miami-Dade police officers.
Comedian Kathy Griffin cut ties with high-profile lawyer Lisa Bloom and asked for a refund.
Daniel Radcliffe’s 2016 movie “Swiss Army Man” became known — fairly, it must be said — as the “farting corpse movie.” But his new wilderness drama, “Jungle,” boasts a gnarly claim to rival that one: It’s the “cuts a live parasite out of his forehead movie.” Radcliffe stars in the harrowing true story of Israeli…
The news comes days after he was suspended following allegations of sexual harassment from one of the streamer’s top producers. read more
Superstars Ricky Martin, Luis Fonsi and several other musicians from Puerto Rico touched down in the devastated island of Puerto Rico to deliver supplies in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. See how Martin joined forces with his fellow celebrities to bring hope to Puerto Rico.
Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider have stepped down as co-head writers of “Saturday Night Live” after steering the show through its most successful season in more than 20 years. Kelly and Schneider are exiting to focus on a Comedy Central pilot that they are writing for Broadway Video, the production arm of “Saturday Night Live” […]
“It made sense to launch the Parlor Social Dining Club at Omar’s,” proprietor Omar Hernandez tells Page Six.
The “Real Housewife” got rowdy at “Million Dollar Listing” star Josh Flagg’s pre-wedding dinner in LA late last week, causing some serious damage to the groom-to-be’s face.
A replacement has not yet been determined. read more
The biggest stars of the silver screen brought plenty of the Hollywood glamour to the red carpet on the shores of Italy at Venice Film Festival.
“The whole outrage was BS, the whole thing got so blown out of proportion,” she told Australian morning show “Sunrise”
Hill and Bill have rented their usual home in Amagansett up to Labor Day for a rumored $100,000.
Studiocanal, the Vivendi-owned pan-European film and TV group, has appointed Thierry Lacaze to the position of head of theatrical, video and VOD distribution in France. Lacaze is currently working at Wild Bunch, where he has been in charge of distribution since 2013. The well-seasoned executive previously worked at Pathe Distribution as head of marketing. Lacaze… […]