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Rebecca Keegan

Senior Editor, Film

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How Rage Coaches Are Helping Hollywood Take on Powerful Jerks

Executive Coach Lacey Leone McLaughlin was advising a leader in the entertainment industry recently who had come up in the business working exhausting hours for relentless bosses. It had been an

Martin Short Revisits His Cult Hits and “Elegance” of Older Films

The 2021 TCM Classic Film Festival will unfold virtually on the Turner Classic Movies Channel and HBO Max, with more than 100 films and a tribute to comedian Martin Short — featuring an…

Zendaya, Whoopi Goldberg and Michaela Coel Honored at Essence’s Black Women in Hollywood Awards

In her acceptance speech, Coel detailed one disastrous meeting with Hollywood studio executives and a celebratory night with Janelle Monáe: "I am just eager to be here and I’m grateful for the…

Ex-Staff Decry “Heartbreaking” Treatment at Abigail Disney’s Level Forward

The company, co-founded with Adrienne Becker to back inclusive projects and promote an equitable workplace, now finds itself reckoning with internal missteps. Says…

ArcLight Employees Mourn Theater Closure: “No One Was Expecting This”

Former ArcLight staffers speak out about working at one of the last great jobs for a Hollywood newcomer: "Everybody viewed this chapter in their life as their Tarantino moment working in the video…

Oscar Producers Promise a “Joyous” Pandemic-era Awards Show

Steven Soderbergh, Stacey Sher and Jesse Collins on building at Union Station for the host-less event, presenting serious movies during serious times and an emphasis on innovation: "If we have a…

DGA Awards: Chloe Zhao and ‘Nomadland’ Take Top Honor

Lesli Linka Glatter and Susanna Fogel won in the dramatic and comedy series categories during the virtual ceremony on Saturday.

Despite History-Making Noms, ‘Judas and the Black Messiah’s’ All-Black Producing Team Find Oscar Success to Be “Bittersweet”

Charles King, Shaka King and Ryan Coogler acknowledge the importance of their Academy Award nominations but still wrestle with the meaning of an honor that has excluded so many: "Why did it take 93…

Behind Hollywood’s NFT Cash Grab: “There’s No Way This Is a Fad”

For digital artists, who often toil anonymously in studio roles, the explosion in the market for uniquely authenticated online art has led to unexpected paydays.

How ‘Avatar’ Reclaimed Its Global Box-Office Crown

James Cameron’s 2009 blockbuster retakes the all-time record from 'Avengers: Endgame' thanks to a big China rerelease debut — an optimistic sign for franchise sequels.

Dramatic Re-enactments Fuel Operation Varsity Blues Doc: “You’re Getting a Window Into a World”

Relying on transcripts of wiretapped calls between college-admissions counselor Rick Singer and his wealthy clients, director Chris Smith and a cast that includes Matthew Modine re-create the 2019…

Time’s Up Healthcare Controversy Sparks Mutiny, Mass Resignations

Eighteen members of Time’s Up Healthcare have left the organization in the past week over the handling of allegations that co-founder and board member Esther Choo failed to report complaints of…