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Joaquin Phoenix Acquires Film Rights to ‘Free the Animals’ (Exclusive)

Phoenix also penned the foreword for the 30th anniversary paperback edition, out May 5, for PETA founder and president Ingrid Newkirk.

Bron Studio Champions Films “Fiercely Interested in the Human Experience”

THR's International Producers of the Year Aaron and Brenda Gilbert embrace risky midbudget fare ('Licorice Pizza,' 'Respect') and go the distance with loyal partners from Charlize Theron to Nate Parker.

‘Batwoman’ Actor Nick Creegan Reflects on “Therapeutic” Blast of Playing The Joker

While making the iconic villain his own, Creegan made history by becoming the first Black actor to play the Clown Prince of Crime.

Spike Lee, Terence Blanchard to Receive Collaboration Honor at Society of Composers & Lyricists Awards

Oscar-winning composers Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross lead the field for the 2nd annual Society of Composers & Lyricists Awards with three nominations for 'Mank' and 'Soul,' along with co-composer Jon Batiste.

HPA Awards: ‘Parasite’ Wins Best Editing in a Feature

The Hollywood Professional Association announced the winners of its 15th annual HPA Awards recognizing postproduction achievements in color grading, editing, sound and visual effects on Thursday during a virtual presentation.

Venice Film Festival Unveils Lineup

The Venice International Film Festival has announced the lineup for its 2020 edition, which will be held Sept. 2-Sept. 12. The 77th Venice festival will be the first major film event held since the coronavirus pandemic lockdown.

Village Roadshow CEO Teases Future of ‘Matrix’ Franchise, ‘Joker’ Sequel

Village Roadshow Entertainment Group CEO Steve Mosko discussed the health of the film industry, 'Joker 2' prospects and the 'Breaking Bad' greenlight meeting.

Imax CEO Uncertain About When China Will Reopen Theaters

Box office from 'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker,' 'Frozen 2' and 'Joker' helped Imax beat Wall Street analyst forecasts for the fourth quarter.

“I Didn’t See Enough Diversity” at Oscars, Says ‘When They See Us’ Actor Michael K. Williams

As Hollywood’s biggest night brought out the stars, representation remained an ongoing topic of discussion as Cynthia Erivo was the only black actor to be nominated and 'Hair Love' won for best animated short at the 92nd Academy Awards.

‘Batman’ Was River Phoenix’s Favorite TV Show

Batman was River Phoenix's favorite show, and his brother, Joaquin, won an Oscar Sunday night for playing Joker.

Oscars: ‘Parasite,’ Joaquin Phoenix Win Over Social Media

Wins by 'Parasite,' Joaquin Phoenix and Renee Zellweger as well as performances by Eminem and Janelle Monae were among the most popular Oscars 2020 moments on Twitter and Facebook.

Oscars: Watch All the Winners’ Acceptance Speeches

Joaquin Phoenix and Renée Zellweger won the top acting prizes, while Brad Pitt and Laura Dern took home the supporting categories but 'Parasite' director Bong Joon Ho had the biggest night of all.