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  1. Oprah Winfrey Calls Harvey Weinstein Scandal a "Watershed Moment"

    8:00 am PDT 10/18/2017
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    The media mogul, who starred in the Weinstein Co.-distributed film 'Lee Daniels' The Butler,' spoke about the allegations against the producer on 'CBS This Morning.' READ MORE

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  2. Cassian Elwes and Pelican Point Media Form New Production Company

    12:24 pm PDT 04/30/2015
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    Golden Gate Media will focus on financing and producing two to five films per year in the $2M to 15M million range. READ MORE

  3. 'Selma' Director Ava DuVernay on "Awkward and Weird" First Meeting With Oprah Winfrey

    9:00 am PST 02/18/2015
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    With a nominated best picture, the helmer poses for THR's Oscars Issue with her producer-mentor, who says their relationship recalls her own with the late Maya Angelou: "If only Maya were here to see her." READ MORE

  4. 'Empire': How Lee Daniels Made TV's "Black 'Dynasty' "

    9:00 am PST 01/07/2015
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    The 'Butler' filmmaker tackles such heavy subjects as homophobia and mortality in his 'King Lear'-meets-'Godfather' musical hip-hop drama READ MORE

  5. AFM: Kevin Spacey Cast as President Nixon in Drama 'Elvis & Nixon'

    6:14 pm PST 11/05/2014
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    Michael Shannon is set to portray Elvis Presley in the film about the pair's famous meeting in the Oval Office in 1970 READ MORE

  6. Academy Bringing Hollywood Costume Exhibition to Its May Company Building

    1:55 pm PDT 07/08/2014
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    The show, which originated at London's Victoria and Albert Museum and features more than 145 costumes, will arrive in Los Angeles in October. READ MORE

  7. 'Edge of Tomorrow' and 5 Other Movies With Major Title Changes

    2:53 pm PDT 06/03/2014
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    The Tom Cruise starrer, originally called "All You Need Is Kill" is just the latest high-profile film to alter its title. THR takes a look back at some of the best-known revisions and why they were made. READ MORE

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  8. Fox Orders Lee Daniels' Hip-Hop Drama, Octavia Spencer's 'Red Band Society' to Series

    3:28 pm PDT 05/06/2014
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    UPDATED: The network has added two more dramas to its roster for the 2014-15 broadcast season. READ MORE

  9. Bruce Dern, Alfonso Cuaron Honored at AARP's Movies for Grownups Awards

    11:04 am PST 02/11/2014
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    The organization's 13th annual gala celebrated movies for audiences 50 and over, blending the aspiring young Hollywood and legendary classics at Monday's affair. READ MORE

  10. 'Captain Phillips' Debuts at No. 1 on Home Entertainment Charts

    5:44 pm PST 01/29/2014
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    "The Butler" held steady at No. 2, while box office bomb "Machete Kills" soared into the top 10. READ MORE

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  11. 'Butler' No. 1 on Home Entertainment Charts

    4:11 pm PST 01/22/2014
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    Vin Diesel's "Riddick" comes in at No. 2, followed by horror remake "Carrie." READ MORE

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  12. SAG Awards: The Winners

    4:55 pm PST 01/18/2014
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    UPDATED: "American Hustle" takes outstanding film ensemble while "Breaking Bad" wins top TV drama honors. READ MORE

  13. Oscar Nominations: Who Was Snubbed (Poll)

    6:21 am PST 01/16/2014
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    UPDATED: The big movies, actors, directors and screenwriters left out of Thursday morning's Academy Award nominations. READ MORE

  14. Broadcast Film Critics Association To Honor Forest Whitaker

    12:03 pm PST 01/14/2014
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    At the group's Critics' Choice Awards, a special award also will be given to Richard Linklater, Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke. READ MORE

  15. SAG Awards: Oprah Winfrey, Kerry Washington Among Presenters

    6:35 am PST 01/14/2014
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    Tom Hanks, Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Matthew McConaughey, Jared Leto and Kevin Spacey are also set to hand out trophies at Saturday's ceremony. READ MORE

  16. Lee Daniels on 'Butler's' NAACP Nominations: It 'Touches My Very Soul'

    8:00 am PST 01/11/2014
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    The director reflects on his film's personal meaning, telling THR, "My mother, aunts and uncles all lived through this tumultuous era, and even today some of their scares remain." READ MORE

  17. Golden Globes: HFPA Chief on Lawsuits, Amy and Tina and Why 'The Butler' Is Missing (Q&A)

    9:00 am PST 01/09/2014
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    New president Theo Kingma, elected in 2013, talks with THR about re-signing the hot hosts, criticism over where "Nebraska" wound up and why Lee Daniels' film got shut out: "Sadly, there are only five spots." READ MORE

  18. Sharon Stone, Berry Gordy Toast 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

    1:03 pm PST 01/06/2014
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    Director Lee Daniels and his cast were the focus of a luncheon at the home of Robert Newman. READ MORE

  19. Watch The Hollywood Reporter's Producers and Writers Roundtables Tonight on PBS SoCal

    10:00 am PST 12/30/2013
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    The latest episodes of a holiday television event features George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg and other producers and writers in candid conversations about rewriting, renegotiation and realizing an awards-worthy film. READ MORE

  20. 'The Butler' Director Lee Daniels: 'Thank God I Didn’t Kill Myself' (Q&A)

    3:20 am PST 12/30/2013
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    In a candid chat with THR, the Oscar-nominated filmmaker discusses his painful childhood, his circuitous path to filmmaking and his deeply personal reasons for making a film about race relations in America. READ MORE