• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Latest News

  1. FremantleMedia, 'Rake' Producer Team on Australian Production Firm Easy Tiger

    12:00 am PDT 09/11/2017
    Number of comments:

    Fremantle takes a majority stake in the new company headed by former Essential Media executive Ian Collie. READ MORE

  2. 'Cinderella' and 'Saving Mr. Banks' Executive Tendo Nagenda Promoted at Disney

    2:42 pm PDT 10/16/2014
    Number of comments:

    The executive is overseeing the studio's live-action take on the classic fairy tale READ MORE

  3. 'Les Miserables,' 'Saving Mr. Banks' Producers Launch U.K. Film, TV Shingle

    4:52 am PDT 09/24/2014
    Number of comments:

    Alison Owen and Debra Hayward team to form Monumental Pictures, saying they have been chasing the same material READ MORE

  4. Oscars Shake-up: Weinstein Co. Splits With Longtime Awards Campaign Guru (Exclusive)

    8:00 am PDT 06/25/2014
    Number of comments:

    Veteran strategist Lisa Taback is now a free agent following a rift that started last season when TWC execs learned she was working on Disney's "Saving Mr. Banks" campaign outside of the parameters of her contract with them. READ MORE

  5. Oscars: Inside the First-Ever Concert for Nominated Original Scores and Songs

    1:45 pm PST 02/28/2014
    Number of comments:

    For the first time ever, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited the Oscar-nominated film composers to conduct suites from their scores. The inaugural show, held at UCLA's Royce Hall on Feb. 27, also featured performances of the nominated original songs. READ MORE

  6. Oscars: First-Ever Concert to Feature Nominated Scores and Songs

    11:31 am PST 02/13/2014
    Number of comments:

    William Butler, Owen Pallett, Alexandre Desplat, Thomas Newman, Steven Price and John Williams will direct their compositions, while Jill Scott will perform "Happy." READ MORE

  7. Canada's Cineplex Posts Lower Fourth Quarter Earnings

    8:26 am PST 02/11/2014
    Number of comments:

    A weak Hollywood film slate saw Oscar contenders like "American Hustle" and "12 Years a Slave" do better in the U.S. market than among Canadian cinema-goers. READ MORE

  8. Santa Barbara Film Fest: Bruce Dern Replaces Emma Thompson as Modern Master Honoree

    8:33 am PST 01/28/2014
    Number of comments:

    The best actor Oscar nominee, 77, will collect the fest's highest honor, which was established in 1995 to celebrate "an individual who has enriched our culture through his/her multifaceted accomplishments in the motion picture industry." READ MORE

  9. Meredith Vieira on What Tripped Up Katie Couric (Q&A)

    7:00 am PST 01/24/2014
    Number of comments:

    The former "Today" host tells THR why she resisted the format for so long -- and why celebrity TV doesn't interest her: "I don't want to be the third show of the day to get Tom Hanks talking about 'Saving Mr. Banks.'" READ MORE

  10. Meryl Streep Reached Out to Emma Thompson After Oscar Snub (Video)

    9:50 am PST 01/20/2014
    Number of comments:

    The "August: Osage County" star reveals how the "Saving Mr. Banks" actress, and her friend, responded to her long, heartfelt email about Thursday's nominations. READ MORE

  11. PGA Breakfast: Producers of 10 Nominated Films Reveal Behind-the-Scenes Drama

    7:58 pm PST 01/18/2014
    Number of comments:

    At the Producers Guild's annual nominees breakfast, Charles Roven, Spike Jonze, David Heyman and others shared stories and insights about how they got their movies made. READ MORE

  12. Oscar Nominations: Who Was Snubbed (Poll)

    6:21 am PST 01/16/2014
    Number of comments:

    UPDATED: The big movies, actors, directors and screenwriters left out of Thursday morning's Academy Award nominations. READ MORE

  13. Walt Disney's Grandniece Agrees With Meryl Streep: He Was 'Racist'

    8:00 am PST 01/15/2014
    Number of comments:

    Abigail Disney also slammed "Saving Mr. Banks" on Facebook for being "a brazen attempt by the company to make a saint out of the man." READ MORE

  14. '12 Years a Slave,' 'Captain Phillips,' 'Gravity' Among ACE Eddie Award Nominees

    6:00 am PST 01/10/2014
    Number of comments:

    "Breaking Bad" receives four nominations in television. READ MORE

  15. Was Meryl Streep Correct in Calling Walt Disney a 'Bigot'?

    9:17 am PST 01/09/2014
    Number of comments:

    The actress accused the mogul of being sexist, racist and anti-Semitic, but experts who have dug in to the icon's controversial legacy say the truth is more complicated. READ MORE

  16. Art Directors Guild Nominations Announced

    6:34 am PST 01/09/2014
    Number of comments:

    The ceremony will take place Feb. 8 at the Beverly Hilton. READ MORE

  17. BAFTA's Best British Movie Category Includes 'Gravity,' 'Rush' and 'Saving Mr. Banks'

    6:11 am PST 01/08/2014
    Number of comments:

    The categories include two U.K.-specific ones as the academy seeks to ensure that local achievements are honored. READ MORE

  18. NBR Awards: 'Wolf of Wall Street' Producers, Rob Reiner Dismiss Claims Film Glorifies Bad Behavior

    9:06 pm PST 01/07/2014
    Number of comments:

    "Saving Mr. Banks" star Emma Thompson also discussed P.L. Travers' motivation in her dealings with Disney, and Will Forte ("Nebraska") talked about pursuing similar, unexpected projects. READ MORE

  19. 5 Costume Designer Contenders on Creating Characters and Key Pieces

    5:17 pm PST 01/03/2014
    Number of comments:

    Catherine Martin ("The Great Gatsby"), Michael Wilkinson ("American Hustle"), Mary Zophres ("Inside Llewyn Davis"), Trish Summerville ("Catching Fire") and Daniel Orlandi ("Saving Mr. Banks") reveal the inspiration behind the sartorial splendor they created onscreen. READ MORE

  20. Watch The Hollywood Reporter's Actress Roundtable Tonight on PBS SoCal

    10:00 am PST 12/29/2013
    Number of comments:

    The latest episode of a holiday television event features Oprah Winfrey, Amy Adams, Emma Thompson, Julia Roberts, Octavia Spencer and "12 Years a Slave's" Lupita Nyong'o talking about crying for Steven Spielberg, dumb audition moments and "muff shots." READ MORE