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May Routh, Costume Designer on ‘The Man Who Fell to Earth’ and ‘Being There,’ Dies at 87

May Routh, the fashion illustrator turned renowned costume designer who brought iconic looks to such films as The Man Who Fell to Earth, My Favorite Year and Being There, has died. She was 87. Routh died peacefully June 1 at her home in Los Angeles, set decorator and family spokesperson Bryony Foster told The Hollywood […]

Brett Morgen’s David Bowie Doc ‘Moonage Daydream’: Film Review | Cannes 2022

Brett Morgen, who examined the evolution and destruction of Kurt Cobain in ‘Montage of Heck’ and the history of The Rolling Stones in 'Crossfire Hurricane,' turns a kaleidoscopic lens on David Bowie in this archival documentary.

Cannes Flashback: David Bowie Made His Croisette Debut in 1978 With ‘Just a Gigolo’

David Bowie first appeared at Cannes for a project he later regretted making. The legendary entertainer, who died in 2016 at age 69, hit the Croisette for Just a Gigolo in 1978, two years after earning acclaim for his first major film role as an alien in The Man Who Fell to Earth. Directed by […]

Neon Debuts Full Trailer for David Cronenberg’s ‘Crimes of the Future,’ Footage of Brett Morgen’s David Bowie Film

Neon closed out the morning program at CinemaCon on Tuesday by presenting a pair of official trailers for upcoming releases Crimes of the Future and its Sundance hit Fire of Love while also offering a first look and release date for Brett Morgen’s genre-bending work about late legend David Bowie, Moonage Daydream. Cronenberg took the […]

David Bowie Doc ‘Moonage Daydream’ Picked Up by Neon, HBO

Moonage Daydream, a nonfiction feature about the life and career of the late music icon David Bowie, has been picked up by Neon, Universal and HBO Documentary Films Neon will release the movie in the U.S., with Imax screenings expected for select markets. Meanwhile, Universal will release the movie internationally. HBO Docs holds both cable […]

Steve Schapiro, Acclaimed Photojournalist, Dies at 87

Steve Schapiro, the photojournalist and documentarian who covered the civil rights movement, produced stills for The Godfather and Taxi Driver and shot portraits of David Bowie, Barbra Streisand, Andy Warhol and Ray Charles, has died. He was 87. Schapiro died Saturday at his home in Chicago of pancreatic cancer, a publicist announced. Schapiro photographed the […]

David Bowie’s Estate Sells His Entire Publishing Catalog to Warner Chappell Music

David Bowie’s estate has sold the singer’s entire publishing catalog to Warner Chappell Music. As part of the deal, WCM has acquired the global music publishing rights to hundreds of songs across Bowie’s six-decade career, including “Space Oddity,” “Changes,” “Life on Mars?,” “Ziggy Stardust,” “Starman,” “Rebel Rebel,” “Fame,” “Young Americans,” “Golden Years,” “Heroes,” “Ashes to […]

Iman’s First Fragrance Is a Tribute to Her Marriage to David Bowie

Iman, the Somalia-born supermodel and cosmetics brand founder, is finally creating her own fragrance. Called Love Memoir, it launches exclusively with HSN this week. “I’ve been in the beauty business since the ‘90s but I’ve never created a fragrance,” Iman tells The Hollywood Reporter during a phone call from her house in upstate New York, “and it’s completely a tribute to […]

WME Launches Legends Group to Manage Celebrity Estates

Phil Sandhaus will overee marquee estates for Andy Kaufman, Eartha Kitt, Peter Tosh and other late entertainment giants.

‘Stardust’: Film Review | Tribeca 2020

Johnny Flynn plays a young David Bowie on an abortive 1971 U.S. promotional tour in 'Stardust,' Gabriel Range's portrait of an emerging rock star in search of a persona, also featuring Marc Maron and Jena Malone.

Ron Oberman, Senior Record Executive and Former Publicist to David Bowie, Dies at 76

Ron Oberman, a senior record executive and former publicist to David Bowie, died Thursday at the age of 76, a family spokesperson confirmed.

David Bowie Graphic Novel Biography Brings the Starman to Comics

The graphic novel biography 'Bowie: Stardust, Rayguns & Moonage Daydreams' covers David Bowie's early career in the music industry.