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‘Star Wars’: Christopher Lloyd Joins ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 3 (Exclusive)

Christopher Lloyd is adding another iconic sci-fi franchise to his storied career. The Back to the Future actor is on the call sheet for The Mandalorian, the Disney+ Star Wars show that is currently filming its third season in Southern California. Character details for his role are being kept locked in the trunk of a […]

Christopher Lloyd Had Serious Reservations About Eric Stoltz’s ‘Back to the Future’ Firing

Christopher Lloyd was not thrilled when, months into filming, the entire Back to the Future crew was summoned to an impromptu meeting, where they were informed Eric Stoltz had been fired from the picture and Michael J. Fox would be taking over as the lead, Marty McFly. In a career retrospective with GQ published Monday, […]

‘The Addams Family’ at 30: How Clashes, a Tantrum Pillow Fort and an Alleged Popped-Out Eyeball Brewed an Unlikely Hit

Paramount Pictures brass hated 1991’s The Addams Family and made sure first-time director Barry Sonnenfeld and producer Scott Rudin were well aware of the studio’s disgust amid production. However, when the film opened at No. 1, the execs’ tune quickly changed. At least, that’s how Sonnenfeld vividly recalls it. The brass disagrees. The Orion Pictures […]

Ben Affleck Advises Tye Sheridan in Trailer for George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’

Amazon Studios dropped the full-length trailer for its coming-of-age drama The Tender Bar, directed by George Clooney. The movie, which is based on novelist J.R. Moehringer’s 2005 memoir of the same name, depicts the life of a fatherless boy, played by Daniel Ranieri in his childhood years, growing up on Long Island. The trailer begins […]

Ben Affleck and Tye Sheridan in George Clooney’s ‘The Tender Bar’: Film Review | BFI London 2021

In a comic drama based on J.R. Moehringer’s memoir, a working-class Long Island boy finds a surrogate father in his book-loving bartender uncle.

Ben Affleck on Getting Acting Notes From George Clooney: “You’re Embarrassed You Didn’t Think of it”

There was a unique energy in the air Sunday afternoon inside the Directors Guild of America, host of Amazon Studios’ tastemaker reveal of The Tender Bar, directed by George Clooney and starring Ben Affleck. The A-list pairing seemed to electrify the festivities long before their feet touched the carpet. “This is a big one,” said […]

Jean Hale, Actress in ‘In Like Flint’ and ‘Batman,’ Dies at 82

Jean Hale, who tussled with James Coburn’s character in the spy spoof In Like Flint and portrayed the hatcheck-girl accomplice of David Wayne’s Mad Hatter on TV’s Batman, has died. She was 82. Hale died Aug. 3 of natural causes in Santa Monica, her family announced Monday. She was married to Emmy winner Dabney Coleman […]

Jennifer Saunders, Eddie Izzard Join ‘NeverEnding Story’ Queen Tami Stronach in Fantasy ‘Man & Witch’

A host of British names have joined the cast of fantasy feature Man & Witch, the upcoming fantasy film set to mark the return to screen of Tami Stronach, best known for her role as the Childlike Empress in 1984’s The NeverEnding Story. First announced last year by The Hollywood Reporter, the film — which has […]

Alec Baldwin and Kelsey Grammer to Star in ABC Comedy Series From ‘Modern Family’ Co-Creator

ABC has handed out a straight-to-series order for an untitled multicamera comedy starring Alec Baldwin and Kelsey Grammer, from 'Modern Family' co-creator Chris Lloyd.

‘Back to the Future’ Screenwriter Bob Gale Explains Doc’s Denver Broncos Clock

Back to the Future screenwriter Bob Gale discusses the meaning behind all those various clocks in the opening shot. 

‘NeverEnding Story’ Queen Tami Stronach to Star in Fantasy Film With Sean Astin, Christopher Lloyd (Exclusive)

'NeverEnding Story' queen Tami Stronach will star in 1980s-inspired fantasy feature 'Man & Witch' alongside Sean Astin and Christopher Lloyd.

‘Back to the Future’ Cast Reunites for Josh Gad’s Retro Series Fundraiser

The cast of 'Back to the Future' reunited for a video posted Monday, a second in a series of fundraising projects spearheaded by Josh Gad, dubbed Reunited Apart.