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Amazon Prime Nabs Jennifer Lopez’s ‘Shotgun Wedding’ From Lionsgate

Amazon Prime Video has acquired the U.S. rights to Jennifer Lopez and Josh Duhamel’s Shotgun Wedding action-comedy from Lionsgate. The Amazon streaming platform earlier picked up the international streaming rights to the Jason Moore-helmed pic in several territories and is now adding the domestic rights. Lionsgate initially intended a wide theatrical release in the U.S. market […]

Box Office: ‘Death on the Nile’ Tops Super Bowl Weekend With Subdued $12.8M

Kenneth Branagh’s Death on the Nile topped Super Bowl weekend at the domestic box office with a subdued $12.8 million amid ongoing reluctance among older moviegoers to return to theaters, and particularly older females. Super Bowl weekend is always a challenge for Hollywood studios. This year, the ongoing pandemic compounded matters. Universal opted to abandon […]

Box Office: ‘Death on the Nile,’ ‘Marry Me’ Start Super Bowl Weekend Run

The Jennifer Lopez-Owen Wilson romantic comedy Marry Me started its walk down the aisle with $525,000 in Thursday night previews from 2,700 theaters at the domestic box office, while Kenneth Branagh’s Death on the Nile set sail with $1.1 million from 3,280 locations. Death on the Nile‘s preview grosses includes special Wednesday screenings in Imax […]

Kenneth Branagh’s ‘Death on the Nile’: Film Review

The director returns as Hercule Poirot, following 'Murder on the Orient Express' in his second lavish remake of an Agatha Christie mystery, this time co-starring Gal Gadot, Armie Hammer and newcomer Emma Mackey.

The High Highs (and Lower Lows) of Hollywood in 2021

From surprise hits (Squid Game) and blockbuster deals (Hello Sunshine) to scandals (remember Armie Hammer?) and outright tragedies (the Rust shooting), it’s been a roller-coaster 12 months even by industry standards. The Hollywood Reporter charts the ups and downs of the stars, companies and trends that defined the year — and no doubt will shape […]

Will Arnett Replacing Armie Hammer in Taika Waititi Soccer Comedy ‘Next Goal Wins’

Will Arnett will be replacing Armie Hammer in Taika Waititi’s Searchlight Pictures soccer comedy, Next Goal Wins, sources have confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. The news of the Hammer’s exit comes after the actor was accused by multiple women of sexual assault. Hammer denied the allegations, but the Los Angeles Police Department launched an investigation. […]

Disney Proceeds With ‘Death on the Nile’ Despite Armie Hammer Scandal

Director Kenneth Branagh’s mystery-thriller Death on the Nile is finally leaving port in preparation for its Valentine’s Day weekend release in theaters — with actor Armie Hammer on board. Disney and 20th Century’s marketing campaign for the feature adaptation of Agatha Christie’s classic novel kicked off in earnest Tuesday with a new trailer and poster, […]

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Actor Noah Reid Replaces Armie Hammer in Broadway Play ‘The Minutes’

Noah Reid has joined the cast of the Anna D. Shapiro-directed Broadway run of Tracy Letts’ The Minutes. The Schitt’s Creek actor joins returning castmembers Letts, Ian Barford, Blair Brown, Cliff Chamberlain, K. Todd Freeman, Danny McCarthy, Jessie Mueller, Sally Murphy, Austin Pendleton and Jeff Still. The show is set to open April 7 at […]

Miles Teller Replaces Armie Hammer in ‘Godfather’ Making-Of Series at Paramount+

Paramount+ has found the new lead for its series The Offer, about the making of The Godfather. Miles Teller will play the film’s producer, Al Ruddy, in the 10-episode series. He takes over the role from Armie Hammer, who exited the show in late January amid allegations of sexual misconduct by several women. Teller will […]

In #MeToo Era, Defense Attorneys Combat “an Assumption of Wrongdoing”

In the digital era, gossip sites, aggregated news coverage and social media

firestorms cause explosive allegations to spread like wildfire,

creating headaches for the attorneys tasked with defending the accused

Armie Hammer Exits Broadway Play Amid LAPD Investigation

The actor released a statement Friday noting he will not be returning to the production of 'The Minutes.'

Armie Hammer Dropped From Amma Asante’s Thriller ‘Billion Dollar Spy’

The Hollywood actor has seen his career go into freefall since being named a suspect in a sexual assault case opened Feb. 3.