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Billy Ray, Gregg Hurwitz Discuss Messaging Advice They Offered Dozens of Democratic Candidates This Year

In the 2018 midterm election, novelist Gregg Hurwitz and screenwriter Billy Ray (The Hunger Games, Richard Jewell), along with director Marshall Herskovitz, worked behind the scenes helping a slew of Democratic candidates in what would be a successful effort to retake the U.S. House of Representatives. Beyond fundraising, they advised candidates on speeches and overall messaging. In the […]

Olympics Black Power Salute Protest Movie in the Works at MGM

Premature helmer Rashaad Ernesto Green is set to direct ’68, a drama about the historic 1968 Olympics Black Power salute protest by Tommie Smith and John Carlos during a medal presentation, for MGM, Participant and Macro. Billy Ray will pen the screenplay about the American Olympians and track athletes who medaled at the Mexico City […]

Showtime, ‘Comey Rule’ Team Developing U.S. Capitol Riot Limited Series

Shane Salerno and Billy Ray are prepping a drama set to examine the final days of the Trump administration and culminate with the attack, the aftermath, and the FBI and congressional investigations.

‘Rashomon’ TV Series Lands at HBO Max

'Rashomon' TV Series Lands at HBO Max

How Amazon’s ‘The Last Tycoon’ Explores the Costs and Reality of the American Dream

Creator Billy Ray and executive producer Chris Keyser talk about their casting luck and plans for future seasons.

‘Secret in Their Eyes’ Writer-Director on Making a “More Muscular Version” of Argentina’s Oscar Winner

Billy Ray reveals how he decided which elements of the 2010 best foreign-language Oscar winner to keep and change for the U.S. version starring Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman and Chiwetel Ejiofor.

‘Secret in Their Eyes’: Film Review

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman and Julia Roberts topline Billy Ray’s adaptation of an Oscar-winning Argentine thriller.

Julia Roberts Talks ‘Secret in Their Eyes’ at L.A. Premiere

The thriller, written and directed by Billy Ray, hits theaters on Nov. 20.

Nicole Kidman to Star in Adrian Lyne’s ‘The Silent Wife’

The suspense thriller will star Kidman as a dedicated wife whose husband leaves her for a younger woman.

Academy Board of Governors: Billy Ray Wins Run-Off for Final Seat

The Oscar-nominated 'Captain Phillips' screenwriter edged out Larry Karaszewski to claim the final vacancy on the 51-member panel.

‘Secret in Their Eyes’ Trailer: Julia Roberts’ FBI Investigator Searches for Daughter’s Killer

Nicole Kidman and Chiwetel Ejiofor co-star in the U.S. remake from writer-director Billy Ray.

Berlin: ‘Boyhood’ Actress Joins ‘Secret In Their Eyes’ Remake (Exclusive)

She'll appear with Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman and Chiwetel Ejiofor in the thriller from Billy Ray.