Drugs, alcohol, more than half a billion dollars vanished and allegations of domestic violence. These are the makings of a PR nightmare, enough to ruin even the biggest star’s career. But for Johnny Depp, these headlines have become his reality, as the damaged A-lister undergoes a messy trial in the public eye where he has […]
Sony has bought the upcoming Whitney Houston biopic, titled "I Wanna Dance With Somebody." The studio plans to release the movie in theaters around Thanksgiving in 2022. Stella Meghie ("The Photograph") directed the film from a script by Anthony McCarten ("The Two Popes," "Bohemian Rhapsody," "The Darkest Hour"). Music producer Clive Davis is producing "I […]
Netflix has released a trailer for "Ratched," its upcoming Nurse Mildred Ratched origin story starring Sarah Paulson, which is set to premiere Sept. 18 on the streaming service. The three-minute trailer introduces Mildred (Paulson), who moves to Northern California for a job at a leading psychiatric hospital. She presents herself as a perfect delicate nurse, […]
A Norwegian entertainment reporter sued the Hollywood Foreign Press Association on Monday, alleging a "culture of corruption" under which reporters abuse their power to suppress competition. Kjersti Flaa filed the complaint in federal court in Los Angeles, claiming the HFPA operates as a cartel in violation of antitrust laws. The HFPA has 87 members, whose […]
David Beckham is reportedly in talks with streaming services to develop a film about his life.According to The Sun, the footballer was inspired by the Netflix docu-series The Last Dance, about the life of US basketballer Michael Jordan.
“Tenet” announced Wednesday that it has passed government approvals for a theatrical release in China, an indication that an official release date is now on the horizon. The film has released a poster in Chinese, swapping the English tagline “time runs out” for a clarion call to return to cinemas that roughly translates to “make […]
A contemporary adaptation of Anna Sewell’s classic 19th century novel “Black Beauty” will premiere on Mouse House streamer Disney Plus later this year. Oscar winner Kate Winslet ("The Reader") stars as the voice of wild mustang Black Beauty and the film features Mackenzie Foy (“Interstellar”) as Jo Green, alongside Iain Glen (“Game of Thrones”) and […]
Issa Rae and Jordan Peele have come on board Universal Pictures' family drama "Sinkhole," based on Leyna Krow's short story about a mysterious sinkhole. The announcement was made Wednesday, a day after Rae received Emmy nominations for comedy series and best actress in a comedy series for the fourth season of HBO's "Insecure." "Sinkhole" is […]
"I May Destroy You" creator and star Michaela Coel has said she felt "incredibly empowered" after turning down a $1 million offer from streaming giant Netflix for the show that eventually found its home at HBO and the BBC. Coel revealed earlier this month how, in May 2017, with the help of her then agents […]
Actress and director Amy Seimetz has obtained a temporary restraining order against her ex-boyfriend, director Shane Carruth, accusing him of years of mental, emotional and physical abuse. On one occasion in 2016, Seimetz alleges that Carruth jumped on her in a hotel room and strangled her until she struggled to breathe, according to filings attached […]
Just a few days after "The Kissing Booth 2" debuted on Netflix, the streaming service announced a third movie in the teen romance franchise is in the works. And there's more good news for Elle (Joey King) and Noah (Jacob Elordi) fans: "The Kissing Booth 3" was secretly shot at the same time as the sequel, […]
Gone With The Wind actress Dame Olivia de Havilland has died in France aged 104, her representation has confirmed.Dame Olivia's publicist Lisa Goldberg told the Hollywood Reporter, the award-winning actor died of natural causes at her home in Paris, where she had lived for more than 60 years.
Tributes have been paid to actor John Saxon, known for roles in Nightmare on Elm Street and Enter the Dragon, who has died aged 83
The sequel to "Spider-Man: Far From Home" has been delayed one month, pushing it to Dec. 17, 2021. The Spidey film was originally scheduled for Nov. 5, 2021, but Sony announced the move on Thursday night after a shakeup of Disney's film slate was unveiled earlier in the day. The "Far From Home" sequel will […]
Marie Curie’s barrier-breaking work as a physicist and chemist has inspired countless movies, plays and books over the years. But Marjane Satrapi, the director of “Radioactive,” a new film about Curie’s life and career, wasn’t interested in telling a conventional story of birth-to-death hagiography. Satrapi, Oscar nominated for her 2007 animated film “Persepolis,” has made a movie […]