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Cher Biopic in the Works From Universal, ‘Mamma Mia!’ Producers

Cher is getting the biopic treatment thanks to Universal and Oscar-winner Eric Roth. Roth is set to pen the screenplay for a feature film about the life and career of the multihyphenate entertainer, whose decades-long career has spanned music, television, fashion and film. It has included multiple studio albums, a comedy variety show and a […]

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Songwriter Roundtable With Oscar Nominees Mark Ronson, Diane Warren and More

Jack Antonoff, David Crosby, Kesha, Tim McGraw, Boots Riley, Mark Ronson and Diane Warren joined the Hollywood Reporter Roundtable to discuss the songs they wrote for the year's biggest films.

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Writer Roundtable With John Krasinski, Bo Burnham, Peter Farrelly

John Krasinski, Tamara Jenkins, Peter Farrelly, Bo Burnham, Paul Schraeder and Eric Roth joined the Hollywood Reporter Roundtable to discuss the current state of screenwriting and filmmaking a changing industry.

Eric Roth on Writing ‘A Star Is Born’: “It Wasn’t My More Traditional Training”

In The Hollywood Reporter's Writer Roundtable, 'A Star Is Born' director Eric Roth talks writing the musical drama, starring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga, in a different mind-set.

“Screenwriting Is Really a Bastardized Form”: The Writer Roundtable

Scribes behind six of the season's most acclaimed scripts — including John Krasinski, Tamara Jenkins and Peter Farrelly — dish on the bittersweet beauty of a great love story, those wrongheaded studio notes, the "holy" state of stillness and how they'd bring the story of Donald Trump to the big screen if given the chance.

Ashley Judd’s ‘Berlin Station’ Spy Series to Air on UK’s Channel Four

Paramount has sold 'Berlin Station,' a spy series about the CIA's "Berlin Station" in Germany, to the UK's Channel Four.

Epix Orders First Scripted Series: Nick Nolte Starrer ‘Graves’ and ‘Berlin Station’

Production will begin this fall with the shows set to premiere in the fall of 2016.

‘Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close’ Child Actor Discovered on Teen ‘Jeopardy!’

Three-time Oscar directing nominee Stephen Daldry makes a high-risk bet on the 9/11 drama.

Writers Guild of America to Honor Eric Roth With Its Laurel Award

The screenwriter of both "Forrest Gump" and "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close" will receive the lifetime achievement award on Feb. 19.

Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close: Film Review

Thomas Horn holds his own among an ensemble of accomplished actors, including Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock, in the Eric Roth-penned adaptation of the novel by Jonathan Safran Foer.

THR’s Writer Roundtable: 6 Top Scribes Talk Standing Up to Clint Eastwood, Dealing with Rewrites and Being Fired by Your Wife

Aaron Sorkin and Steven Zaillian reveal who did what on "Moneyball" and Eric Roth explains his fights with Michael Mann as Hollywood's star screenwriters dish about their craft in the third of THR's annual awards season series discussions.