Bill Murray Joins HBO Mini ‘Olive Kitteridge’

By | Tuesday November 19, 2013 @ 5:50pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: In a rare small-screen stint, Bill Murray has joined the cast of HBO’s Olive Kitteridge, the miniseries based on Elizabeth Strout’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Adapted by Jane Anderson and directed by The Kids Are All Right’s … Read More »

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HBO & Playtone Set ‘Olive Kitteridge’ Miniseries With Lisa Cholodenko Helming Frances McDormand And Richard Jenkins

By | Wednesday May 1, 2013 @ 3:59pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: HBO has set The Kids Are All Right helmer Lisa Cholodenko to direct and Frances McDormand and Richard Jenkins to star in a miniseries adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Elizabeth Strout novel Olive Kitteridge. … Read More »

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Hot Trailer: ‘This Must Be The Place’

By | Sunday September 2, 2012 @ 12:30pm PDT

The Weinstein Company has debuted the domestic trailer for director Paolo Sorrentino’s This Must Be The Place starring Sean Penn, Frances McDormand and Judd Hirsch. Penn plays a bored ex-rock star who at age 50 lives off his royalties in Dublin until family drama starts him on a quest across America. Release date … Read More »

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‘Transformers 3′ Crosses $1 Billion Worldwide

HOLLYWOOD, CA (August 3, 2011) – Worldwide box office receipts for TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON, have hit $1 billion, Paramount Pictures announced today. To date, the third installment of the hit Transformers franchise, and the first shot in 3-D, has grossed $338 million in U.S. (through Monday) and $663 million internationally (through Tuesday).

“TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON is the first billion dollar grossing movie in the history of Paramount Pictures, marking a substantial milestone in the 99 year life of this legendary studio,” said Brad Grey, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Pictures. “We are grateful for the extraordinary work of  Michael Bay and his film-making team, executive producer Steven Spielberg, and everyone at Paramount around the globe who played a part in helping make this latest TRANSFORMERS one of the 10 highest grossing films worldwide of all time.”

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Wes Anderson Attracts Killer Cast For ‘Moon Rise Kingdom’

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Frances McDormand Playing Producer Role

By | Tuesday August 10, 2010 @ 4:10pm PDT
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Appearing in a new role–producer–Frances McDormand has set at HBO a potential series adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Elizabeth Strout novel Olive Kitteridge. Separately, she has attached Diane Lane to star in a Nicole Holofcener-scripted feature adaptation of Laura … Read More »

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Italian Bank Makes First Film Investment

By | Tuesday July 13, 2010 @ 2:05am PDT

seanpenn 100Milan-based Intesa Sanpaolo has made a groundbreaking investment in Sean Penn’s next project This Must Be the Place. It has become the first Italian company to use the country’s new film tax credit system. The bank is investing €2.5 … Read More »

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Frances McDormand Makes NY Stage Date

By | Wednesday July 7, 2010 @ 2:58pm PDT
Mike Fleming

69199366_ph1Fargo star Frances McDormand has become the latest film star to make stage plans. She’s committed to star in the Manhattan Theatre Club’s world premiere production of Good People, a play written by David Lindsay-Abaire and directed by Daniel Sullivan. The … Read More »

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