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007 Producers Barbara Broccoli, Michael G. Wilson Being Honored With British Film Institute Fellowship

The producers of the U.K.’s most successful movie franchise are being awarded one of the British film industry’s highest honors. Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson, longtime James Bond producers and custodians, are set to receive the BFI Fellowship, the top honor from the British Film Institute. The BFI said it was recognizing the pair’s […]

Bond Producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson to Receive 2022 Pioneers Award

James Bond producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli will be feted with the 2022 Pioneer of the Year Award at a Sept. 21 gala at the Beverly Hilton, the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation announced Thursday. A tradition for more than 70 years, the award recognizes leaders in the motion picture industry whose […]

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Daniel Craig (‘No Time to Die’)

“I did it knowing it would change my life,” says Daniel Craig, thinking back to the moment in 2005 when he accepted the part of James Bond, on The Hollywood Reporter‘s Awards Chatter podcast. Craig, one of only six people who have played the role, and the person who has held it longest of all […]

Barbara Broccoli, Michael G. Wilson, Paul Greengrass Among Names on U.K.’s New Year’s Honors List

James Bond gatekeepers and Eon Productions heads Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson are among the names on the 2022 New Year’s Honors list, the annual U.K. tradition dating back to 1890 that bestows titles upon individuals in recognition of their work and is presented in the name of Queen Elizabeth II. The duo, who […]

Why ‘Bond’ Mogul Barbara Broccoli Has Earned a License to Chill

Back in the mid-’70s, a teenage Barbara Broccoli was working her first job in the entertainment industry as an intern for The Hollywood Reporter. At the time, things were looking dismal for women in the industry, even though on-the-rise executive Sherry Lansing was forging her path. THR was being run by another trailblazer, publisher Tichi […]

Daniel Craig, Ruth Negga to Star in Barbara Broccoli-Produced ‘Macbeth’ on Broadway

Following his final outing as James Bond, Daniel Craig and producer Barbara Broccoli are reteaming for a Broadway production of Macbeth, with Passing star Ruth Negga set to star opposite Craig. Directed by Sam Gold, whose helming of Fun Home won the 2015 Tony Award for best direction of a musical, the show is slated […]

No New James Bond Casting Talk Until 2022, Says 007 Producer Barbara Broccoli

With the world gearing up for the rollout of No Time To Die, having its world premiere in London on Tuesday, U.K. bookmakers have returned to one of their favorite pastimes: speculating as to who might take over from Daniel Craig as the next James Bond, a conversation that has been rumbling on for several […]

BFI, U.K. Government Officially Launch Global Screen Fund Pilot

Partially a replacement for European funding the U.K. lost access to due to Brexit, the $9.7 million initiative is aimed at boosting Britain's indie film, TV and video games sector internationally.

‘Sing Street’ Musical Headed for Broadway This Season

Produced by Barbara Broccoli, the show is the second film by Irish writer-director John Carney to be adapted for the stage, following 'Once,' which won eight Tony Awards in 2012, including best musical.

Barbara Broccoli, Richard Curtis Team on Paralympics Doc from ‘Searching for Sugar Man’ Producers

Barbara Broccoli and Richard Curtis are teaming with 'Searching for Sugar Man' producers Passion Pictures on Paralympics doc 'Harder Than You Think.'

‘James Bond 25’ Cast Unveiled But Still No Title

The cast of the 25th James Bond film has — finally — been unveiled.

‘Fleabag’: Theater Review

'Killing Eve' creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge makes her New York stage debut with 'Fleabag,' the 2013 solo piece that spawned her critically adored BBC-Amazon series of the same name.