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‘Green Book’ Actor Frank Vallelonga Jr.’s Death Ruled an Accident, Linked to Fentanyl and Cocaine

Green Book actor Frank Vallelonga Jr.’s manner of death has been ruled an accident more than four months after his body was found, according to the New York Medical Examiner’s Office, with his cause linked to fentanyl and cocaine. The cause of death for the actor was acute intoxication due to the combined effects of […]

‘Green Book’ Actor Frank Vallelonga Jr. Found Dead in the Bronx

The NYPD identified a body found in the Bronx as Green Book actor Frank Vallelonga Jr., The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The actor, who was 60, portrayed a relative of Viggo Mortensen’s bouncer, Frank “Tony Lip” Vallelonga. He was the son of the real-life Frank Vallelonga. The police found Vallelonga Jr., unconscious and unresponsive but […]

Peter Farrelly to Direct ‘Super In Love’ Comedy for Amblin Partners

Peter Farrelly is reteaming with Amblin Partners on the comedy movie Super In Love. Farrelly will direct the feature after partnering with Amblin on the Oscar-winning Green Book, which earned $320 million at the global box office. Flint Wainess is penning the script for Super In Love. A few details on the project, including a […]

‘The Lion King,’ ‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ Nominated for Russia’s Golden Eagle Awards

Green Book, The Lion King and Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood have been nominated for Golden Eagles, the Russian equivalent of the Oscars, in the best foreign feature released in Russia category.

AFM: Participant, Japan’s Gaga Sign Multiyear Output Deal

'Green Book' and 'Roma' producer Participant has inked a multiyear output deal with Japanese distribution giant Gaga Corporation, the companies announced Saturday at the American Film Market.

Participant Media Shortens Name in Rebrand

Jeff Skoll's Participant Media has rebranded and will now be known simply as Participant.

Participant’s Jeff Skoll, David Linde to Receive Toronto Fest Tribute

Jeff Skoll and David Linde's production banner Participant Media is set to be feted in Toronto this September.

‘Green Book’ Composer Talks Performing for Hollywood A-List After Film’s Success

Piano virtuoso and 'Green Book' composer Kris Bowers performed for Hollywood admirers at a Laurel Canyon fete.

Cannes: ‘Green Book’ Producer Participant Extends Output Deal with Nordisk

'Green Book' producers Participant Media, headed by David Linde and Jeff Skoll, have extended their distribution output deal with Scandinavian independent distributor Nordisk Film Distribution for titles produced via Amblin Partners, including Todd Haynes' new movie starring Mark Ruffalo and Anne Hathaway.

Bill Pohlad to Direct ‘Dreamin’ Wild’ Music Biopic for Focus Features

'Green Book' producer Jim Burke is also on board the movie about the real-life musical duo Donnie and Joe Emerson.

Laura Linney, Hannah Gross and Terry Chen Join Viggo Mortensen’s Family Drama ‘Falling’

Oscar nominee Laura Linney, Hannah Gross and Terry Chen have boarded Viggo Mortensen's directorial debut, 'Falling,' now shooting in Toronto.

Toronto Film Fest Promotes Programmer to Battle Venice

Diana Sanchez, the festival's Spanish-language film picker, should help TIFF wrest more world premieres for Oscar contenders away from the Lido.