The descendants of Solomon Northup share what it means to be related to the African American who was kidnapped by slave traders in 1841. "Watching the movie so many times I feel like Chiwetel (Ejifor) is my grandfather Solomon Northup," says Evelyn Jackson (3rd great granddaughter). The family members get a surprise visit at THR photoshoot from Oscar nominated director Steve McQueen.
The Oscar nominated director revealed that the two stars almost starred in the sci-fi drama. Cuaron also gave the LMU School of Film and Television students a revealing account of how he and cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki got kicked out of film school.
Director Tim Story's follow up to his 2012 hit comedy 'Think Like a Man,' starring Regina Hall, Michael Ealy, Taraji P. Henson, Gabrielle Union and Kevin Hart. The sequel about the couples weekend trip to Las Vegas is set to hit theaters on June 20.
UPDATED: Overseas, "Croods" opens to $63.3 million for $108 million worldwide; elsewhere in North America, the Tina Fey-Paul Rudd specialty comedy "Admission" opens to soft $6.4 million, and "Spring Breakers" expands nationwide to gross a decent $5 million. READ MORE
The animated pic tops the Friday chart with $11.6 million, while "Olympus" pulls in a better-than-expected $10.6 million to place No. 2; Tina Fey-Paul Rudd comedy "Admission" comes in a soft No. 5 with $2 million. READ MORE
The Tina Fey-Paul Rudd comedy "Admission" also opens, while "Spring Breakers" expands nationwide into more than 1,000 theaters; limited releases include "The Sapphires" and Lindsay Lohan's "InAPPropriate Comedy." READ MORE
From Antoine Fuqua's new 'Olympus Has Fallen' to Tim Burton's 'Mars Attacks' and many more, The Hollywood Reporter looks at all the different ways Hollywood has destroyed the nation's capital.