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  • 'Dear White People' Producer Effie Brown Joins HBO's 'Project Greenlight' (EXCLUSIVE)

    Indie film vet Effie Brown has joined HBO's revival of "Project Greenlight" in the role of producer and mentor to the winner of the filmmaking competition. Brown, whose most recent pic is the buzzy comedy "Dear White People," will guide the winning...
  • Street closures in the Loop because of 'Batman v. Superman'

    Street closures in the Loop because of 'Batman v. Superman'
    You know how this works. I'll report on the street closures caused by the filming of “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice.” Some of you will get excited and want to go gawk at the stars (Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Amy Adams and Jesse...
  • Oscars: Will Christopher Nolan Finally Land a Director Nomination?

    This year's best director race is all about the Oscar virgins. Most of the contenders in the running -- starting with frontrunner Richard Linklater ("Boyhood") -- have never been nominated in the category before. But one caveat to remember: predictors...
  • Ben Affleck on 'Project Greenlight' Revival: We Have Enthusiasm and Commitment

    Movie-makers and partners-in-crime, Ben Affleck and Matt Damon were all smiles on the carpet at "Project Greenlight's" party to announce the winner of the fourth incarnation of the competition. The duo joyously spoke to press about the process of...
  • Matt Damon Confirms His Return to Jason Bourne Franchise

    Matt Damon will be back as Bourne. After Variety reported in September that Universal was in the early stages of bringing Damon and Jason Bourne director Paul Greengrass back for another installment, Damon confirmed to E! News his return to the role...
  • Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers' show 'Matt and Ben' comes to Chicago

    Mindy Kaling and Brenda Withers' show 'Matt and Ben' comes to Chicago
    A mid-'90s bromance of epic proportions is stirring in "Matt & Ben," a 2003 Off-Broadway stage comedy that imagines the artistic process, hunger for celebrity and dude-tastic friendship between besties and eventual Oscar winners Matt Damon and Ben Affleck...
  • Behind the scenes at the Hollywood Film Awards

    Behind the scenes at the Hollywood Film Awards
    The roster was impressive: Angelina Jolie, Johnny Depp, Ben Affleck, Kristen Stewart. Those were just some of the big stars to walk the red carpet at the Hollywood Film Awards, which had its national television debut Friday night. But after posing for...
  • Hollywood Film Awards launch Oscar season with two-hour infomercial

    The Hollywood Film Awards happened Friday night. No one knows who votes for these prizes. Maybe it's an unnamed 12-person committee, as Dick Clark Productions programming executive Mark Bracco maintains. Maybe it's solely the province of the event's...
  • After 'Dumber,' here are ideas for more comic-duo sequels

    I know where you were Friday night. The same place as I was, seated in a movie theater, laughing yourself stupid watching "Dumb and Dumber To." (I saw you. I waved. Repeatedly. Why didn't you wave back?) I've already seen the movie three times. The...
  • Celebrities home in on select Southland neighborhoods

    Celebrities home in on select Southland neighborhoods
    Southern California is littered with star-studded neighborhoods. Some are established stomping grounds prowled by tour buses, while others are low-key enclaves where the famous blend anonymously in the throng. Topping the marquee, Hollywood Hills...
  • Ben Affleck gets the manipulated man's every twist and turn right

    Ben Affleck has played virtually every style of loser lug on-screen, each lug better than the last. Even when his character appears to be in charge, like his CIA agent in "Argo," you're not surprised that the Americans he's supposed to be saving in Iran...