| May 9, 2008
Oliver Stone has secured domestic distribution for "W," his yet-to-shoot biopic of President George W. Bush.
Lionsgate has landed North American distribution rights for the film, which features Josh Brolin as President Bush and Elizabeth Banks as Laura...
| May 23, 2008
Oscar winner Richard Dreyfuss is reportedly in final negotiations to play Vice President Dick Cheney in Oliver Stone's "W," filling out one of the film's last key roles.
Josh Brolin and Elizabeth Banks are already toplining "W" as George W. Bush and...
| Jul 18, 2008
HBO DOMINATED the annual Emmy nominations once again but faced stiffer competition than usual from rival networks that have adopted the premium cable channel's approach to inventive dramatic series.
The network drew 85 nominations, one fewer than last...
| Dec 20, 2007
"Into the Wild," Sean Penn's harrowing drama about Christopher McCandless, a young man who traveled the country after graduating from college only to perish in Alaska, dominated the 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Award nominations announced this morning....
| Dec 20, 2007
Although the Golden Globes largely ignored "Into the Wild," Hollywood's actors definitely took notice.
The Sean Penn-directed drama is the leading nominee for the 14th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, capturing nods for star Emile Hirsch, supporting...
| Jan 28, 2008
In a normal year, the Screen Actors Guild Awards are just one event in a seemingly endless succession of Hollywood-statuary handouts. Indeed, the commercials pretty much say it all. This year's TNT and TBS broadcasts of the awards Sunday night were broken...
| Jan 27, 2008
| 10:15 PM
Best mobster makeover: James Gandolfini
Looking svelte(r) and refreshed, with an attractive stubble/beard hybrid and a sleek white tie, James Gandolfini took the stage to accept the award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series....
| Oct 6, 2009
| 3:35 PM
Simon Winchester discusses the geological causes and the sociological consequences of the great San Francisco earthquake. His latest book is A Crack in the Edge of the World: America and the Great California Earthquake of 1906. (11/30/06)
| Oct 29, 2009
| 4:52 PM
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit chronicles the life and crimes of the elite squad of New York City detectives who investigate sexually based crimes.
The series follows Detective Elliot Stabler (Christopher Meloni), a seasoned veteran of the unit who...