| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Adam Sandler may be returning to the dramatic scene as he is in talks to star in the indie drama "The Cobbler" which Tom McCarthy is directing.
Mary Jane Skalski is producing the feature. Plot details are being kept under wraps.
| Sep 18, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
The Million Second Quiz The big-...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
With its cutesy title, John Carney's "Can a Song Save Your Life?" distracts from the real question looming over the "Once" director's latest blend of romance, music and dreams: Can Keira Knightley sing? Based on the available evidence, the answer to...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Variety has selected producer/showman Jerry Weintraub to receive its 2013 Creative Leadership Award.
The kudo will be presented to Weintraub in tandem with the Oct. 22 publication of its Variety's annual Hollywood's New Leaders report highlighting up-...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Jason Bateman wants "Bad Words" to be his calling card for major studios.
The 43-year-old actor's dark comedy -- his directorial debut -- premieres Friday in Toronto. The indie, produced by Bateman's 18-month-old Aggregate Films with Darko and MXN...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Universal Pictures has optioned the rights to an untitled comedy from Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow.
Schumer is writing the script as a potential starring vehicle and Apatow will produce through his Apatow Productions shingle.
Plot details are being...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Jay-Z has a flair for the theatrical. Does he also have a flair for the cinematic?
The rapper’s latest stunt, a six-hour performance of “Picasso Baby” — he rapped the song over and over at an art gallery in New York on Wednesday...
| Jul 8, 2013
It’s not that “Pacific Rim” star Charlie Hunnam hasn’t had a chance at a breakout movie role. The English actor was nearly cast as Thor and turned down Russell Brand’s part in “Forgetting Sarah Marshall,” which...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Was it really a performance-art event, or just a glorified plug for his new album?
Probably some of both. In July, hip-hop artist Jay Z took over New York's Pace Gallery for several hours to stage a marathon version of "Picasso Baby," a single from his...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Like many of those who’ve seen the new batch of “Smurfs” movies, Paul Reubens has an ambivalent relationship with the property’s insistently perky theme song. “My experience for a few months was I couldn’t get the...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 2:44 AM
The spirit of "Freaks and Geeks" continues to burn brightly.
Seth Rogen and James Franco, co-stars of that beloved series, will be reunited on TV for a special night.
Rogen will be roast master for the "Comedy Central Roast of James Franco." The event...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Pop star Jay-Z will bring his art gallery what-is-it project "Picasso Baby" to television audiences with a new documentary airing on HBO starting Friday.
"Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film," debuting Friday at 11 p.m. on the premium cable channel,...