Weekend Report, September 29, 2014
The Equalizer: $35MM Antoine Fuqua CAA - Scott Greenberg Denzel Washington WME - Patrick Whitesell Marton Csokas WME - Andrew Finkelstein Anonymous Content - Sandra Chang &nb...
Oscars Race: Australia Selects ‘Charlie’s Country’ for Foreign-Language Contention
Australia has selected director Rolf de Heer’s Aborigine-themed “Charlie’s Country” as its contender for foreign-language Academy Award contention.
Fox Brazil Ramps up Domestic Production
The number of hours of Brazilian independent productions shown on the country’s payTV channels has more than tripled since the enactment of the 2012 law that obliges channels to screen at least 3.5 ...
Brazil, Europe Co-productions Hampered by Bureaucracy
Rio de Janeiro – Brazilian and European companies involved in feature co-productions continue to face bureaucratic, administrative and legal obstacles that slow down and raise the cost of production...
‘Horrible Bosses 2' New Trailer Proves That Stupid Crime Probably Doesn't Pay (Video)
Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis and Charlie Day haven't gotten any better in “Horrible Bosses 2,” but they have upped the ante. After getting screwed over by a ruthless businessman, play...
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Ben Affleck Berates Jon Stewart For Spoiling 'Gone Girl' in Outrageous 'Daily Show' Interview
The actor (jokingly) claims he ghost directed for David Fincher and calls Stewart a "copycat" for making a movie set in Iranread more
Alison Sweeney Has 30 Seconds to Answer Questions About Her ‘Days of Our Lives’ Character, Or Else (Video)
Alison Sweeney is winding down her time on NBC's “Days of Our Lives,” after 21 years playing Sami Brady on the NBC soap opera. To see how well she's been paying attention, she agre...
‘Exodus’ Star Christian Bale on Playing Moses: ‘You Can’t Out-Heston Charlton Heston’
Fox offered a peek at its “Exodus: Gods and Kings” for the media at the Zanuck Theater, where Christian Bale told the audience it’s very different from previous versions of the ta...
‘The Judge’ Once Again Tops the Week in TV Advertising Spend
In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by, “The Judge” once again leads in spending with an estimated outlay of $7.8 million for spots that ...
Party Report in Pictures: Katie Couric, Josh Elliott and an Engagement at CAA's TV News Party (Photos)
Related stories from TheWrap:Diddy Gushes Over Jennifer Lopez's Famous Asset on 'Access Hollywood Live': 'It's a Work of Art' (Video)Party Report in Pictures: Jane Fonda, Emmy Rossum, David Schwimmer ...
Christian Bale's Inspiration to Play Moses in ‘Exodus': Monty Python
When Christian Bale first talked with director Ridley Scott about playing the role of Moses in Scott's “Exodus: Gods and Kings,” he went home and rented a movie to get him in the right...
‘The 100' Season 2 Preview Sees Eliza Taylor Attempt a Daring Escape (Video)
The first footage from the second season of The CW's “The 100” has been unveiled and it's chock full of danger and mystery — and it's only the first three minutes of the ...
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'The Voice' Recap: Can Pharrell Break Blake Shelton's Country Music Reign?
"If you go to his team, he is going to lift you; if you go on my team, I'm gonna help you lift yourself"read more
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New 'Horrible Bosses 2' Trailer Shows Awkward Sex Therapy Session
The three heroes are not familiar with the phrase "jack shit"read more
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Instagram Blocked in China as Pro-Democracy Protests Continue in Hong Kong
As the world's attention turns towards Hong Kong, the Chinese government cracks down on social media in the mainlandread more
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'Breakfast at Tiffany's': Read THR's 1961 Review
Celebrate Truman Capote's birthday with a look back at the classic adaptationread more
Jury Orders CBS to Pay $10.4 Million in ‘NCIS’ Death
A Los Angeles Superior Court jury has ordered CBS to pay $10.4 million in connection with the death of a security guard who was killed in an freak accident on the set of “NCIS” in Santa Cl...
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'Agents of SHIELD' Stars and Creators Tackle Week 2 Mysteries
Plus, Clark Gregg shares his thoughts on stepping behind the 'SHIELD' cameraread more
Runaway Production Panel: Tax Credits Aren’t Going Away
More than 40 states offer film and TV tax incentives, along with many countries. So what would happen if all those tax credits went away? That was a question posed at the CityLab summit on Tuesday, an...
Lionsgate Reviving ‘Twilight’ Franchise Via Facebook
Liosngate is reviving its powerful “Twilight” franchise by selecting five female directors to make short films based on the series’ characters. The short films, financed by Lionsgate...