Lindsey Bahr

New HBO doc puts the spotlight on late actress Natalie Wood’s life, not her death

Natalie Wood: What Remains Behind tells the story of Wood’s life through her personal belongings, photos, Super 8 & 16mm home videos and interviews with those who knew her best.

06 May 2020

Obit: Shirley Knight, two-time Oscar-nominated actress, breathes her last at age 83

Shirley Knight, the Kansas-born actress who was nominated for two Oscars early in her career and went on to play an astonishing variety of roles in movies, TV and the stage, has died. She was 83.

24 Apr 2020

Veteran singer-songwriter Marianne Faithfull in 'stable' condition under COVID-19 treatment

The English singer-songwriter Marianne Faithfull is being treated for coronavirus in a London hospital.

06 Apr 2020

Business as usual in North America as audiences throng theatres despite virus concerns

North American audiences are not staying away from theatres amid virus concerns, according to the weekend’s box office numbers.

09 Mar 2020

James Bond film No Time To Die release pushed by seven months over coronavirus concerns

The release of the James Bond film No Time To Die has been pushed back several months because of global concerns about coronavirus.

05 Mar 2020

Ana de Armas is on a roll with roles in James Bond and Marilyn Monroe's biopic Blonde

De Armas doesn't have a specific plan for her future in movies but she has a blockbuster year lined up with roles in James Bond and Knives Out

22 Nov 2019

The Mandalorian is the new phase of the Star Wars universe under Disney

The Lion King and Jungle Book director Jon Favreau was enlisted to executive produce and write for The Mandalorian, which is set in the franchise's Outer Rim five years after Return of the Jedi

02 Nov 2019

Q&A: Julie Andrews, at 84, is not one to slow down; speaks of new memoir and 'second career'

Julie Andrews hasn't appeared in front of the camera in a feature film for almost 10 years, but that doesn't mean the 84-year-old screen legend has slowed down.

16 Oct 2019

Power speeches abound as Variety's Women's luncheon honours Jennifer Aniston and Mariah Carey    

The 11th annual Variety Power of Women luncheon honoring Aniston, Awkwafina, Chaka Khan, Mariah Carey, Brie Larson and Disney Television Studios chairman Dana Walden boasted a roster of A-list guests.

12 Oct 2019

El Camino star Robert Forster dies; Bryan Cranston calls him a 'lovely man, consummate actor'

Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in Jackie Brown, died Friday. He was 78.

12 Oct 2019

Happy now? No such thing as bad publicity as everyone's talking about Joker

There may be no such thing as bad publicity, but the spotlight on Joker is testing the limits of that old cliche.

01 Oct 2019

Dark comic book film Joker wins Golden Lion at 76th Venice Film Festival

Todd Phillips' dark comic book film Joker won the Golden Lion Award at the 76th Venice International Film Festival and cemented its place as a legitimate contender for the rest of the awards season.

08 Sep 2019

Julie Andrews reflects on her career, wins Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at Venice

Julie Andrews is reflecting on her career at the Venice International Film Festival, where she received the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement Award Monday evening.

03 Sep 2019

Planet of the Humans: Micheal Moore backs new docu film on alternative energy

The film, which does not yet have distribution, is a low-budget but piercing examination of what the filmmakers say are the false promises of the environmental movement and why we use fossil fuels.

08 Aug 2019

Art of Self-Defense starring Jesse Eisenberg examines and satirises toxic masculinity

Director Riley Stearns says he didn't realise he was making a perfect movie for 2019 when he started writing The Art of Self-Defense four years ago.

24 Jul 2019

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