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  • Channing Tatum, Demian Bichir Join Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight'

    Channing Tatum and Demian Bichir have joined the cast of Quentin Tarantino's western "The Hateful Eight." The Weinstein Company -- which is selling international markets at the America film Market -- announced the official cast list Thursday and said...
  • D.P. Showcase Camerimage Benefits From Razor-Sharp Focus

    Establishing an identity and a focus is always the biggest challenge for film festival organizers not affiliated with marquee events like Cannes, Telluride, Toronto and Sundance -- even if they've been at it for a while. But despite its placement on the...
  • Variety's Actors on Actors Conversations to Air on PBS SoCal

    Variety's awards season events continue to grow with the "Actors on Actors" conversations set to be shown on PBS SoCal. The interview show features one-on-one conversations between actors and actresses including Benedict Cumberbatch, Jake Gyllenhaal,...
  • Russia Offers Oscar Surprise, Names 'Leviathan' as its Entry

    According to news service TASS, Russia has picked "Leviathan" as its foreign-language entry for the Oscars, an artistically smart but politically surprising choice. Director Pavel Chukhrai, who sits on the Russian Oscar committee, told TASS that the...
  • ABC's 'Marvel's Agent Carter,' 'Galavant' Get Premiere Dates

    ABC on Wednesday unveiled some more of its winter schedule plans, including the premiere of "Marvel's Agent Carter" and the return dates for some of its drama biggies. First up, on Sunday, Jan. 4, is the premiere of musical fairytale comedy "Galavant,"...
  • Gloria Steinem, Salma Hayek Pinault honored at Equality Now event

    The event: Kathy Griffin hosted “Make Equality Reality,” a fundraiser for Equality Now, which advocates for the rights of women and girls around the world. The comedian deemed the subject to be so serious that she asked feminist Gloria...
  • Darren Aronofsky to Be Jury President at Berlin

    LONDON -- American director, screenwriter and producer Darren Aronofsky will be jury president of the 65th Berlin Intl. Film Festival. "Darren Aronofsky has distinguished himself as an outstanding protagonist in contemporary auteur cinema. In his...
  • 'Dancing With the Stars' recap: NASCAR's Michael Waltrip sputters out

    'Dancing With the Stars' recap: NASCAR's Michael Waltrip sputters out
    It was as if Halloween was extended for another week in the glitterverse, as Dynamic Duos week on “Dancing With the Stars” had the seven remaining couples enacting famous pop culture duos. Week 8 saw crime-fighting duos, star-crossed lovers,...
  • Oscars: 20 animated features submitted for consideration

    Oscars: 20 animated features submitted for consideration
    Twenty films have been submitted for consideration in this year's animated feature Oscar category, a large and diverse group that could potentially be winnowed down to five. According to Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences rules, the size of the...
  • 20 Animated Movies to Vie for Oscar

    The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Tuesday that 20 animated features have been submitted for consideration in the category for the 87th Academy Awards. The submitted features are "Big Hero 6" (pictured above), "The Book of Life,"...
  • China's foreign-language Oscars pick, 'Nightingale,' a surprise move

    China's foreign-language Oscars pick, 'Nightingale,' a surprise move
    For years, mainland China has thrown the big-budget movies of its most-heralded directors into the Oscars' foreign-language film race. Zhang Yimou, known for "Hero" and "House of Flying Daggers," has had seven shots at the Academy Award as China's...