Posts Tagged ‘news’

Wes Anderson, Tom Hiddleston on Working With Tilda Swinton

April 15, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Wes Anderson “Tilda was at Sundance for ‘Orlando’ when we showed our short film of ‘Bottle Rocket’ there in 1993. I had never seen — as an audience member and also, from a snowy distance, in person — anyone remotely like her. And like everyone else in Park City, I was immediately captivated.” Bong Joon-ho... Read more

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‘Frozen’ Outlasts ‘Eternal’ at Japan Box Office

April 15, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Disney cartoon becomes 2014 top title, but challengers are queuing up.

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Tribeca Film Review: ‘Human Capital’

April 15, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

This slick, stylish fusion of class critique and murder mystery confirms Paolo Virzi as one of Italy's more dynamic directors.

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MSNBC Airing 15-Second Daily News Video

April 14, 2014  |  Media Week  |  No Comments

Now you have no excuse to not have time for the news. MSNBC announced they will be airing 15-second pieces produced by Now This News as part of a series called 15 Seconds to Truth. “MSNBC viewers want honest and informed perspectives that explore the often overlooked angles of important stories,” Phil Griffin, president of MSNBC, said in a statement. “With this new series, we aim to continue delivering that unique vantage point in a visually gripping way, on-air and on mobile and social platforms.” One story will be featured daily, mostly focused on topics that may appeal to a younger audience. It will be used as a bumper in or out of commercial breaks, and the videos will also be shared on both companies various social channels. For example, the inaugural clip on Monday used its time to explain a little more about

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Emperor hires Chan for China Theaters Push

April 14, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Hong Kong studio expands into mainland China exhibition sector.

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Bollywood Stars, Cricketers Buy In To Indian Soccer League

April 14, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Star power hopes for repeat of Indian Premier League cricket success

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‘Mad Men’ Recap: The Gang’s All Here in Season 7-A Premiere, ‘Time Zones’

April 14, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

SPOILER ALERT: Stop reading now if you haven’t seen the season opener of “Mad Men.” Here we are bracing for the heartache of knowing we’ll be saying goodbye to “Mad Men” in a mere 14 episodes — and season seven opens with a joyous treat, the equivalent of a slab of birthday cake topped with... Read more

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Andrew Garfield Says a Bully Helped Him Discover Spider-Man

April 13, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

While bullying can be traumatic for many, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ star Andrew Garfield said it helped him prepare for the web-slinging superhero role he would come to have. In an interview with The Guardian, Garfield spoke about his sensitive side and how that, at first, was a problem for him when he was a... Read more

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Jennifer Lopez, ‘Orange Is the New Black’s’ Laverne Cox Celebrated at GLAAD Media Awards

April 13, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

Jennifer Lopez toplined a night for equality at the 25th anni GLAAD Media Awards Saturday at the Beverly Hilton, as the multi-hyphenate accepted the org’s Vanguard Award. “If I do anything that makes one child out there feel empowered, then I’ve done my job,” Lopez said during her acceptance speech. “Being in the media, being in the... Read more

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‘The Fosters,’ ‘Behind the Candelabra’ Among GLAAD Media Awards Winners

April 13, 2014  |  Variety  |  No Comments

The groundbreaking ABC family drama “The Fosters” and Emmy-winning HBO movie “Behind the Candelabra” were among the big winners this Saturday at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, which recognizes accurate representations of the LGBTQ community. Honorees for 12 of this year’s 29 media categories were feted at Los Angeles’ Beverly Hilton Hotel tonight. Iconic... Read more

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