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Ari Emanuel Calls for Benjamin Netanyahu Ouster During Wiesenthal Center Gala Speech: ‘For the Good of Israel’

thewrap.com While accepting the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s humanitarian award on Wednesday night, Endeavor CEO Ari Emanuel drew cheers and boos and according to witnesses, walkouts, when…

ScarJo Puts a Muzzle on Open AI’s Latest Bot

hollywoodreporter.com Remember last November when Sam Altman got fired from Open AI — before he was swiftly rehired — after his board of directors determined that the CEO had not been…

‘Palm Royale,’ the TV Series That Looks Like “a Movie From 1969 That Broke the Studio”

hollywoodreporter.com Palm Royale got a lot of mileage out of its impressive cast, notably the women. But Kristen Wiig, Allison Janney, Laura Dern and even the legendary Carol Burnett needed help…

‘Atlas’ Director Brad Peyton on Key to Working with Jennifer Lopez, Filming a 2030 DeLorean and His ‘Predator’ Dreams

hollywoodreporter.com Brad Peyton had his work cut out for him on the set of his new sci-fi action film, Atlas. The Canadian director’s new 2071-set film centers on Jennifer Lopez’s Atlas…

LA Authorities Launch Criminal Investigation Into Matthew Perry’s Death

vanityfair.com According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Los Angeles Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration have launched a joint criminal investigation into Matthew…

‘The Jinx’ Filmmakers Look to Cleanse Themselves of Robert Durst With Part 2 Finale

hollywoodreporter.com Andrew Jarecki admits that it’s bizarre and surprising he has been telling Robert Durst‘s story for so long. Across two decades, The Jinx director has explored the…

Netflix Spikes the Football: Behind Its NFL Megadeal

hollywoodreporter.com In the last week of March, NFL officials and team owners huddled at the Ritz-Carlton in Orlando for the league’s annual winter meetings. The gathering is an important date…

Scarlett Johansson’s AI Legal Threat Sets Stage for Actors’ Battle With Tech Giants

hollywoodreporter.com Artists were first to sue. Then authors hit generative artificial intelligence companies with a volley of lawsuits, followed by publications. As battle lines over the use of…

Matthew Perry Death Sparks DEA, LAPD Joint Criminal Investigation

hollywoodreporter.com Six months after Matthew Perry’s tragic death sent ripples around the world, the Los Angeles Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration have launched a joint…

‘Primo’ Canceled at Amazon’s Freevee

hollywoodreporter.com Primo is no more at Amazon’s Freevee. Creator Shea Serrano announced the news Tuesday on social media, noting that the series will not be returning for a second season at…

See the Dogs Who Dressed as Bad Bunny, Nicki Minaj and Cardi B in Met Gala-Inspired Looks

hollywoodreporter.com Dog dressed up as Bad Bunny for the Pet Gala, based on the artist's Met Gala look. On Monday night, pedestrians walking along New York City’s Park Avenue stopped in their…

Fresh Fragrances: Luxury Scents of the Summer

hollywoodreporter.com The just-launched fragrance line from supermodel Bella Hadid blends one of summertime’s most prominent scents — sea salt! — with pink pepper, an olive tree accord and…

Dakota Johnson Plays the Field in Trailer for Coming-Out Dramedy ‘Am I OK?’

hollywoodreporter.com Dakota Johnson is figuring out what she wants from her dating life after admitting she’s interested in women in the first trailer for Am I OK? Max announced Monday that the…

Chase Stokes on His New Eyewear Line, Venturing Behind the Camera and Reminding the World He’s a “Grown Man”

hollywoodreporter.com Between shooting season 4 of Outer Banks, walking red carpets and hanging at home in Charleston with his beloved dog Milo, Chase Stokes has been working on a project close…

The End of ‘Yellowstone’: What Is Known About the Final Episodes

hollywoodreporter.com When Yellowstone aired its midseason finale back in January 2023, the future was looking ominous for the Dutton family on the fifth season of the Paramount Network mega-hit…

Cannes Halftime Report Card on Films’ Awards Prospects

hollywoodreporter.com As the 77th Cannes Film Festival (May 14-25) arrives at its halfway point, here is THR executive editor of awards Scott Feinberg’s assessment of the awards prospects — at…

Julia Louis-Dreyfus “Loved Everything About” ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Finale ‘Seinfeld’ Callback

hollywoodreporter.com Though Julia-Louis Dreyfus didn’t make an appearance in the final Curb Your Enthusiasm episode that called back to the Seinfeld series finale, she’s a fan of how Larry David…

Why We All Really Do Care About Standing Ovations

hollywoodreporter.com The cast of Emilia Perez got an extended standing ovation at the Cannes premiere: Jacques Audiard, Zoe Saldana, Édgar Ramírez, Adriana Paz, Karla Sofía Gascón and Selena…

Cannes, According to … The Local, Lawyer Susan Abramovitch

hollywoodreporter.com Entertainment lawyer Susan Abramovitch, partner at law firm Gowling WLG, splits her time between Toronto and Cannes. With the Cannes Film Festival taking over much of the…

Saudi Arabia’s Film AlUla Is “Moving Full Steam Ahead”

hollywoodreporter.com When asked to name her organization’s biggest accomplishment so far, Charlene Deleon-Jones, the executive director for Film AlUla and Saudi Tourism leadership board member,…

Cannes Unsold Gems: The Best Films Yet to Land U.S. Distribution

hollywoodreporter.com THR puts the spotlight on the best films from the festival circuit that have yet to land a U.S. distribution deal. From Anthony Bourdain giving American readers an inside…

Jesse Plemons Tries to Unpack ‘Kinds of Kindness’

hollywoodreporter.com Jesse Plemons has become an undisputed auteur’s favorite. The 36-year-old star’s beguiling unshowiness onscreen has landed him memorable parts in films from Paul Thomas…

Why Raoul Peck Cast Lakeith Stanfield to Voice Apartheid Photographer Ernest Cole in Cannes Doc

hollywoodreporter.com The setup reads like a thriller: 60,000 photo negatives were discovered in a safe in a Swedish bank, no one knows how they got there, and no one knows who paid to keep them…

Disneyland Character Workers Vote to Unionize With Actors’ Equity

hollywoodreporter.com Another union is coming to Disneyland. On Saturday, a majority of the amusement park’s character workers voted to unionize with Actors’ Equity Association in a National…

London Real Estate Is About to Get the ‘Selling Sunset’ Treatment

hollywoodreporter.com The interior motor court of Raffles London at the Old War Office, which includes a hotel, multiple restaurants and branded residences. The business of real estate in London…

André Holland on the Tough Conversations He Had to Portray Huey P. Newton in ‘The Big Cigar’

hollywoodreporter.com In the opening narration of The Big Cigar, actor André Holland, who portrays Black Panther Party co-founder Huey P. Newton in the Apple TV+ biographical drama, delivers a…

Cannes Flashback: In 2013, ‘Blood Ties’ Drew Zoe Saldaña to the Croisette

hollywoodreporter.com Just over a decade before hitting this year’s Cannes Film Festival with the musical crime comedy Emilia Perez, Zoe Saldaña supported a different crime film on the Croisette.…

Cannes, According to … The Buyer, Protagonist Pictures’ Alice Vail

hollywoodreporter.com The Cannes Film Festival not only means much choice in terms of films, but also in terms of where to go, what to do and what not to do on and around the famed Croisette.…

Diane Kruger on David Cronenberg’s Cannes Film ‘The Shrouds’: “It Made Me Think About My Mortality”

hollywoodreporter.com “I took it hard. I wanted it to be special for him,” says Diane Kruger of performing in David Cronenberg’s The Shrouds, a film the legendary director wrote as part of his…

Paramount Global’s Top Marketing and Communications Exec, Julia Phelps, Is Leaving

variety.com Julia Phelps, Paramount Global‘s executive VP and chief communications and corporate marketing officer, is exiting after almost 20 years with the company and predecessor…

‘Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes’ Star Kevin Durand Talks Proximus Caesar’s Future and Not Viewing Him as the Bad Ape

hollywoodreporter.com Kevin Durand is all smiles right now. The Thunder Bay native doesn’t have the energy of an actor who’s nearly three decades into their career. If you didn’t know any better,…

The Best Face Sunscreens Recommended by Star-Loved Skin-Care Experts

hollywoodreporter.com Not all sunscreens are created equal. Once upon a time, consumers were limited to suncare products that left a white residue, failed to protect against sun exposure, and…

Jean Smart Recalls Losing Late Husband: “It Was So Unexpected”

hollywoodreporter.com Jean Smart is reflecting on her late husband’s death. In a sit-down interview on Who’s Talking to Chris Wallace? on Max, Smart recalled the shock of Richard Gilliland’s…

Why More Comedies Like ‘Babes’ Would “End Capitalism”

hollywoodreporter.com gazes at her own freshly-delivered babe toward the end of Babes, she marvels at the miracle of this tiny little person having gestated inside and sprung forth from her own…

'Bird' got a 7-minute-long standing ovation at Cannes

newsweek.com Bird proved to be one of the early successes of the 77th annual Cannes Film Festival this week, when it received a seven-minute standing ovation from the audience in…

Kino Lorber Boss Explains Why DVDs Are “Still an Important Part of Our Business”

hollywoodreporter.com When it comes to the indie movie business, you don’t get more old-school than Kino Lorber. The New York outfit, founded as Kino International in 1977, has been the first…

Francis Ford Coppola Addresses ‘Megalopolis’ $120M Budget at Cannes Presser: “The Money Doesn’t Matter”

hollywoodreporter.com On Friday afternoon, at the most anticipated press conference of the 77th Cannes Film Festival, legendary filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola fielded questions about his latest…

Cannes, According to… Licensing Executive Glenn Kendrick Ackermann

hollywoodreporter.com Licensing executive Glenn Kendrick Ackermann, the founder and CEO of V International Media, knows Cannes well. And he says that despite industry changes and new technologies…

‘Daisy Jones & The Six’ Cast Was to Perform Live at 2023 Lollapalooza Before Strike

hollywoodreporter.com The cast of Daisy Jones & The Six were set to take the stage once again according to series star Suki Waterhouse. Waterhouse shared in a YouTube vlog on Thursday from the…

‘Megalopolis’ First Reactions: “Fevered Thoughts of a Precocious Child”

hollywoodreporter.com It’s finally here. After many reports about production issues, screenings and 40 years worth of waiting, Francis Ford Coppola‘s Megalopolis has premiered at the Cannes Film…

Charlyne Yi Says They Were Physically and Mentally Abused on ‘Time Bandits’ Series Set

hollywoodreporter.com Actor Charlyne Yi has detailed the experience of being physically assaulted by a scene partner on the set of the upcoming Apple TV+ adaptation of Time Bandits, which Yi says…

Cannes: Francis Ford Coppola’s Much-Discussed ‘Megalopolis’ Receives 10-Minute Standing Ovation

hollywoodreporter.com Francis Ford Coppola’s long-gestating and much-discussed sci-fi epic Megalopolis had its world premiere on Thursday night at the Cannes Film Festival, and was greeted with a…

‘Shogun’ Seasons 2 and 3 in the Works at FX, Hulu

hollywoodreporter.com It’s official: FX and Hulu are prepping not one but two more seasons of breakout drama Shōgun. The Disney-owned network said Thursday that it is teaming with the estate of…

Did Tyla or Zendaya Win the Met Gala Red Carpet? The Answer Depends

hollywoodreporter.com With a guest list that totaled 400 boldfaced names, the 2024 Met Gala may rank as the best-attended celebrity event so far this year. But beyond the sheer volume of…

‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Director Renny Harlin on Shooting a Trilogy in 52 Days: “Nothing Is Too Ambitious for Me”

hollywoodreporter.com After four decades of filmmaking, Renny Harlin isn’t slowing down in the slightest. The journeyman director, who’s most known for Die Hard 2, Cliffhanger, Deep Blue Sea and…

Kevin Costner Western ‘Horizon’ Sells to France Before Cannes World Premiere

hollywoodreporter.com Horizon: An American Saga — Chapter 1, the Western epic directed by and starring Kevin Costner, only debuts at the Cannes Film Festival 2024 on Sunday. But the movie and the…

‘Abbott Elementary’ and The Glow Up of Janine Teagues

hollywoodreporter.com When Quinta Brunson first introduced second grade teacher Janine Teagues in season one of Abbott Elementary, she purposely had the character dress in awkward clothing, from…

‘Doctor Who’ Duo Ncuti Gatwa, Millie Gibson Say “Space Babies” Premiere Episode Was for the Fans

hollywoodreporter.com [This story includes spoilers from the opening two episodes of the new season of Doctor Who, “Space Babies” and “The Devil’s Chord.”] Doctor Who, BBC’s long-running…

Cannes Flashback: Laurence Fishburne Hit the Fest With Mega Pic ‘Matrix Reloaded’

hollywoodreporter.com All eyes at this year’s Cannes Film Festival will be on the hotly anticipated premiere of Francis Ford Coppola’s self-funded epic Megalopolis. Laurence Fishburne is part of…

Cannes, According to … Juror and Director Baloji

hollywoodreporter.com President of the Jury Caméra D'or Baloji attends a photocall for the "Camera D'Or" jury at the 77th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 15, 2024.…

Richard Gere Comes Full Circle With Cannes Title ‘Oh, Canada’

hollywoodreporter.com It’s been more than four decades since Paul Schrader and Richard Gere worked together on the seminal American Gigolo. Some 40 years after they impressed upon audiences the…

Every Actor Who Has Spoken Out Following ‘Quiet on Set’ Revelations

hollywoodreporter.com Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Kenan Thompson and Victoria Justice are among numerous former Nickelodeon stars who have spoken out following the harrowing allegations revealed in…

John Krasinski Recalls How His Former ‘Office’ Co-Star Steve Carell Made Him Cry on ‘IF’ Set

hollywoodreporter.com John Krasinski is recalling an emotional moment between him and Steve Carell, his former co-star on The Office, when they reunited on the set of his new animated movie IF.…

YouTube CEO Neal Mohan Says Company “At The Forefront” Of Entertainment; Creator Takeovers Expand After DoorDash Campaign On Travis & Jason Kelce’s ‘New…

deadline.com YouTube CEO Neal Mohan kicked off the company’s 13th annual Brandcast by telling advertisers the video platform is “at the forefront of this new era of entertainment.”…

Rudy Abreu, ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Finalist, Accused of Sexual Misconduct with a Minor

hollywoodreporter.com Rudy Abreu, a finalist on the 11th season of So You Think You Can Dance and dancer for artists including Camila Cabello and Jennifer Lopez, has been accused of sexual…

Andy Samberg-Led ‘The Robots Go Crazy’ From Directors Radio Silence Lands at Amazon MGM

hollywoodreporter.com Andy Samberg is set to star in a comedy feature from the directing team known as Radio Silence. Amazon MGM Studios has landed the comedy pitch package for The Robots Go…

20 Tenniscore Essentials Inspired by Zendaya’s Enviable ‘Challengers’ Press Tour Looks

hollywoodreporter.com quite like Zendaya, and her recent Challengers press tour outfits are truly the blueprint for method dressing. Styled by the ever brilliant Law Roach, the actress had no…

‘The Strangers: Chapter 1’ Star Madelaine Petsch Talks Shooting an Entire Trilogy in 52 Days

hollywoodreporter.com With Riverdale now in her rearview mirror, Madelaine Petsch is kicking off her post-Cheryl Blossom era in ambitious fashion. This Friday, Petsch returns to the big screen in…

Cannes Flashback: Demi Moore Made Her Palais Debut 27 Years Ago, Supporting Bruce Willis

hollywoodreporter.com Demi Moore and Bruce Willis made headlines at the premiere of The Fifth Element when “the whole affair ground to a halt for 23 minutes” because they were late to the Palais,…

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