In Day 2 of THR's Berlin Film Festival daily, the Weinstein Company acquires Wong Kar-wei's fest opener "The Grandmaster," Tom Hardy joins the cast of thriller "Locke" and Kristen Stewart joins Jim Sturgess in "The Big Shoe."
On a list composed mostly of tentpole franchise stars, Portman leads the pack due to her Oscar-winning turn in the indie "Black Swan," with Stewart coming in a close second; surprise inclusion Kevin James rounds out the Top 10. Read more
Paul McCartney teams with Nirvana survivors for new song and Michael Stipe duets with Chris Martin on "Losing My Religion" as perhaps the greatest concert lineup of the new century comes together to help victims of the storm of the century. Read more
Behind the Screen explores the impact of technology on movies and TV shows, specifically content producers, cinematographers, editors, VFX shops and artists, sound mixers and editors, technical (including R&D) roles and the post-production community. This includes products from companies like Red, Canon, Dolby and Avid to new hires in key below-the-line positions on movies or at below the line post/VFX shops