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  1. Roundtable: 6 Top Directors on Fighting With Studios, Firing Actors and Quitting Film School

    9:00 am PST 11/14/2013
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    Steve McQueen, Paul Greengrass, David O. Russell, Ben Stiller, Alfonso Cuaron and Lee Daniels on explaining long days on set to their kids, getting notes from executives and what made them go behind the camera for the first time. READ MORE

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  2. Directors Roundtable: 6 Filmmakers on a Quest for Vision and Hatred for Firing Actors

    12:02 pm PST 11/13/2013
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    Steve  McQueen, Paul  Greengrass, David  O. Russell, Ben  Stiller, Alfonso  Cuaron and Lee  Daniels share a respect for the audience and how they handle conflict on the set. READ MORE

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  3. Director Roundtable: Full Interview

    12:01 pm PST 11/13/2013
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    Steve McQueen ("12 Years a Slave"), Paul  Greengrass ("Captain Phillips"), David O. Russell ("American Hustle"), Ben Stiller ("The Secret Life of Walter Mitty"), Alfonso  Cuaron ("Gravity") and Lee  Daniels ("The Butler") join THR's Matt Belloni and Stephen Galloway to discuss their movies. READ MORE

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  4. ‘Lee Daniels’ The Butler’ Writer Danny Strong on the Success of the Movie

    11:38 am PST 11/12/2013
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    Danny shares why he wanted to bring his civil rights movie to the big screen and how navigating through the movie awards season is different than television. He has won two Emmys for his work on HBO’s ‘Game Change.’ READ MORE

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  5. Santa Barbara Film Fest: 'The Butler' Star Oprah Winfrey to Receive Montecito Award

    7:24 am PST 11/12/2013
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    The 59-year-old showbiz legend, who scored an Oscar nom for her big-screen debut 28 years ago, now is vying for another for her work in "Lee Daniels' The Butler." READ MORE

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  6. Roundtable: George Clooney and 6 Top Writers on Awful Agent Advice and the Accuracy Police

    10:00 am PST 11/06/2013
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    Superstar scribes Clooney, Grant Heslov, Julie Delpy, Nicole Holofcener, John Ridley, Danny Strong and Jonas Cuaron reveal to THR the secrets of how they work, the public figures they really want to write about and how Janet Jackson's breast impacted their work. READ MORE

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  7. Writers Roundtable: 7 Acclaimed Screenwriters Talk Art, Money and Conflict

    4:23 pm PST 11/05/2013
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    Seven of this year's biggest filmmakers join THR executive editor Matt Belloni and executive editor of features Stephen Galloway to talk about writing with family, starting out and writing for money. READ MORE

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  8. Full Uncensored Writers Roundtable

    9:05 am PST 11/05/2013
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    George Clooney and Grant Heslov (The Monuments Men), Jonas Cuaron (Gravity), Julie Delpy (Before Midnight), Nicole Holofcener (Enough Said), John Ridley (12 Years a Slave) and Danny Strong (Lee Daniels' The Butler) join THR's executive editor Matt Belloni and executive editor of features Stephen Galloway to talk about their craft. READ MORE

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  9. Full Uncensored Actors Roundtable

    9:00 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    Full uncensored interview with awards contenders Jake Gyllenhaal (Prisoners), Forest Whitaker (Lee Daniels’ The Butler), Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club), Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club), Josh Brolin (Labor Day) and Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station). READ MORE

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  10. Awards Roundtable: 6 Actors on Mistakes, Sacrifices and Strange Auditions

    8:58 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    THR sits down with six Oscar contenders -- Jake Gyllenhaal, Forest Whitaker, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto, Josh Brolin and Michael B. Jordan -- at Mack Sennett Studios in Los Angeles to hear stories about what it's like to turn down a $15 million payday, when Peter Jackson hates your audition and shaving versus waxing your legs for a role. READ MORE

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  11. Actors Roundtable: 6 Oscar Contenders Reveal All

    2:00 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    Jake Gyllenhaal (Prisoners), Forest Whitaker (Lee Daniels’ The Butler), Matthew McConaughey (Dallas Buyers Club), Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club), Josh Brolin (Labor Day) and Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station) gather for an intimate conversation. Find out who doesn't watch his own movies and who may have turned down $15 million offer to star as Magnum, READ MORE

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  12. 'The Butler,' 'Inside Llewyn Davis,' '12 Years a Slave' to Screen at Camerimage Festival

    4:02 am PDT 10/29/2013
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    The world's leading festival honoring the art of cinematography kicks off in Bydgoszcz, Poland, on Nov. 16. READ MORE

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  13. Santa Barbara Film Fest: 'Butler' Star Forest Whitaker to Receive Kirk Douglas Award

    10:27 am PDT 10/25/2013
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    The 52-year-old is a serious contender for this year's best actor Oscar, a prize he previously won seven years ago for his performance in "The Last King of Scotland." READ MORE

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  14. Oscar Whisper Campaigns: The Slurs Against '12 Years,' 'Captain Phillips,' 'Gravity' and 'The Butler'

    5:00 am PDT 10/23/2013
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    THR's awards analyst breaks down how this year's top contenders are being targeted for accuracy -- and how they're fighting back. READ MORE

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  15. Mumbai Film Festival: Costa Gavras Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

    1:54 pm PDT 10/17/2013
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    The 15th edition opened with a screening of "The Butler" and Indian film icon Kamal Haasan being honored. READ MORE

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  16. Lee Daniels to Receive Outfest's Visionary Award

    11:39 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    The filmmaker will be recognized at the Legacy Awards on Nov. 21 for his contribution to LGBT arts and visibility. READ MORE

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  17. Hollywood Film Awards to Honor Michael B. Jordan, Sophie Nelisse and David Oyelowo (Exclusive)

    9:33 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The 26-year-old star of "Fruitvale Station," 13-year-old star of "The Book Thief" and 37-year-old star of "Lee Daniels' The Butler" follow in impressive footsteps. READ MORE

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  18. Lee Daniels to Receive Directing Honor at Hollywood Film Awards (Exclusive)

    8:00 am PDT 10/04/2013
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    The 53-year-old, who has directed four very different features, is being recognized for his work on "Lee Daniels' The Butler," his biggest commercial success thus far. READ MORE

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  19. Oscars: How Screener DVDs Help or Hurt This Year's Contenders (Analysis)

    7:00 am PDT 10/04/2013
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    Several big movies could lose awards luster if voters wait to view them on the small screen (i.e. the 3D space drama "Gravity"), but others might actually benefit from a home viewing (i.e. the lesbian love story "Blue Is the Warmest Color"). READ MORE

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  20. Forest Whitaker to Receive Actor Tribute at Gotham Awards

    10:53 am PDT 10/03/2013
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    The Oscar-winning 'Butler' star will be honored at the annual New York event, which takes place on Dec. 2. READ MORE

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  21. 'The Butler' to Open Mumbai Film Festival

    1:16 am PDT 09/26/2013
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    The 15th edition of the event will screen more than 200 films, including Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Don Jon" in the competition for debut feature directors. READ MORE

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