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Jodie Foster Joins Annette Bening in Biopic ‘Nyad’ for Black Bear, Netflix (Exclusive)

Jodie Foster has joined Annette Bening in Nyad, a biopic on marathon swimmer Diana Nyad that has landed at Netflix. Directors Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin, known for their documentary work, including the Oscar-winning Free Solo, are making their narrative debut with the drama. The project, produced by Andrew Lazar and Teddy Schwarzman, was […]

‘The Rescue’: Film Review | Telluride 2021

The new documentary by the makers of 'Free Solo' and 'Meru' chronicles the heroic efforts of a team of cave divers to save trapped children in a submerged Thai cave.

‘Free Solo’ Directors Sign First-Look TV Deal at National Geographic

'Free Solo' directors and producers Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin are making National Geographic their TV home via a first-look deal with the cable network.

Emmys: ‘Free Solo’ Sweeps Creative Arts Categories, Including Direction, Cinematography

Rock climbing documentary 'Free Solo,' which captures Alex Honnold's scaling of Yosemite's 3000 ft. high El Capitan wall, was the recipient of several Creative Emmy Awards on Saturday night.

‘Free Solo’ Wins Best Documentary Feature at the Oscars

'Free Solo' won the Oscar for best documentary feature on Sunday at the 91st Academy Awards.

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Doc Roundtable With Oscar Winner ‘Free Solo,’ ‘RBG,’ ‘Minding the Gap’

Oscar-nominated filmmakers Julie Cohen and Bing Liu and winner Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi are joined by Rashida Jones ('Quincy'), Morgan Neville ('Won't You Be My Neighbor?') and Tim Wardle ('Three Identical Strangers') to discuss the year's top documentaries during The Hollywood Reporter's Documentary Roundtable.

Behind the Scenes With Jared Leto, ‘Free Solo’s’ Alex Honnold and Co-Director Jimmy Chin at a Climbing Gym in L.A.

Oscar-winning actor Jared Leto teamed up with Oscar-nominated co-director Jimmy Chin of climbing documentary 'Free Solo' along with the film's subject Alex Honnold for a day of climbing.

Oscars: Where to Watch 2019’s Nominated Films Online

Where to stream, rent or digitally download 2019's Oscar nominees, including A Star is Born, Black Panther, Roma, Green Book, BlacKkKlansman and RBG.

‘Free Solo’ Directors on Handling the Danger of Filming Their Rock-Climber Documentary

Married helmers Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi followed elite climber Alex Honnold for two years on his historic journey scaling the 3,000-foot El Capitan wall for 'Free Solo.'

Meet the Student Who Is Petitioning to Host the Oscars

Though the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences confirmed that there will be no host for the 2019 Oscars early this month, 19-year-old Jacob Staudenmaier still figures there is time to put his hat in the ring.

Rock Stars: A Day of Climbing With ‘Free Solo’ Star Alex Honnold and Jared Leto

'Free Solo's' Alex Honnold and Jared Leto have struck an unlikely friendship, and they invited The Hollywood Reporter to join a recent wall session.

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.