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‘The Height of the Storm’: Theater Review

Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins star in 'The Height of the Storm,' Florian Zeller's meditation on marriage, memory, grief and the unraveling mind, adapted into English by Christopher Hampton.

Olivia Colman, Anthony Hopkins Team for Adaptation of Florian Zeller’s Stage Hit ‘The Father’ (Exclusive)

Oscar winners Anthony Hopkins ('Westworld,' 'The Silence of the Lambs') and Olivia Colman ('The Favourite,' 'The Night Manager,' 'The Crown') will star in Florian Zeller’s movie adaptation of his worldwide stage play hit The Father. Principal photography on the film begins in May in the U.K.

‘A German Life’: Theater Review

Maggie Smith returns to the London stage after a 12-year absence in 'A German Life,' Christopher Hampton's single-character drama about a former secretary to Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels.

‘The Mother’: Theater Review

Isabelle Huppert falls apart in grand style in French playwright Florian Zeller's fractured Freudian character study 'The Mother,' part of a family trilogy about unraveling minds, also featuring Chris Noth and Justice Smith.

Glenn Close’s ‘Sunset Boulevard’ Movie Musical Finds Its Director

Tony-winning choreographer Rob Ashford is attached to direct Paramount’s big-screen take of Broadway’s musical adaptation of the screen classic 'Sunset Boulevard.'

Maggie Smith to Return to London Stage for First Time in 12 Years

The British acting royalty will star as controversial real-life figure Brunhilde Pomsel in the new play by Christopher Hampton, 'A German Life,' to be directed by Jonathan Kent.

Isabelle Huppert to Return to New York Stage in ‘The Mother’

Isabelle Huppert will take on the title role in the U.S. premiere of Florian Zeller's 'The Mother,' starring opposite Chris Noth, Justice Smith and Odessa Young.

‘The Height of the Storm’: Theater Review

Stage veterans Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins play a long-married couple facing their final curtain in 'The Height of the Storm,' the latest English-language export from French literary star Florian Zeller.

‘Les Liaisons Dangereuses’: Theater Review

Liev Schreiber and Janet McTeer engage in a lethal battle of sex and power, love and revenge in Christopher Hampton's stage adaptation of 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses,' the 18th century novel about erotic intrigue among the decadent French aristocracy.

Glenn Close to Reprise ‘Sunset Boulevard’ on Broadway

The actress returns to the role that won her a Tony Award 21 years ago, in a production first seen earlier this year at the English National Opera in London.

Ukraine’s Odessa Film Festival Kicks Off With Increased Hollywood Presence

U.S. screenwU.S. screenwriter Christopher Hampton will become the first ever Hollywood rep to lead the international competition's jury.

‘Dangerous Liaisons’ Scribe to Become First Hollywood Rep to Lead Odessa Fest Jury

Christopher Hampton will preside over the competition jury of Ukraine's main international film event, which is set to run July 15-23.