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Laurence Fishburne, Clifton Collins Jr. Board ‘Frank & Louis’ Prison Drama

Laurence Fishburne and Clifton Collins Jr. are set to star in Frank & Louis, a prison drama to be directed by Petra Volpe for Participant, Zodiac Pictures and Tyler Perry’s Peachtree & Vine Productions. The feature portrays a man serving a life sentence who takes an in-prison job caring for aging and infirm prisoners suffering […]

Cannes First Look: Casey Affleck, Laurence Fishburne in Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Slingshot’ (Exclusive)

An unsure-looking Laurence Fishburne gives a wave through a spaceship porthole alongside Casey Affleck in this exclusive first-look still from psychological thriller Slingshot. The film, from director Mikael Håfström (Outside the Wire, Escape Plan), tells the story of an astronaut struggling to maintain his grip on reality aboard a possibly fatally compromised mission to Saturn’s […]

Laurence Fishburne and Sam Rockwell in David Mamet’s ‘American Buffalo’: Theater Review

Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss star in the Broadway revival of David Mamet's 1975 play about three small-time hustlers angling for a piece of the American Dream.

Chris Pine and Thandiwe Newton in Amazon’s ‘All the Old Knives’: Film Review

Janus Metz directs this romantic espionage thriller about a former couple at the center of a CIA investigation, also featuring Laurence Fishburne and Jonathan Pryce.

‘Matrix Resurrections’: New Teaser Clip Features Laurence Fishburne’s Morpheus

The latest teaser clip of the hotly anticipated The Matrix Resurrections has a double dose of Morpheus as Laurence Fishburne’s portrayal of the character makes an appearance and his notable absence in the latest film is explained. Sort of. In the roughly one minute of new footage dropped during The Game Awards on Thursday night, […]

Casey Affleck to Lead Sci-Fi Thriller ‘Slingshot’ With Laurence Fishburne, Emily Beecham

Casey Affleck has lined up his next lead role. The Oscar-winning star of Manchester By The Sea – recently seen in The World to Come and Our Friend — will appear alongside Tony and Emmy winner Laurence Fishburne (The Matrix, John Wick) in the psychological sci-fi thriller Slingshot, being directed by Mikael Håfström (Outside the Wire, Escape […]

Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell, Darren Criss to Star in Broadway Revival of ‘American Buffalo’

Laurence Fishburne, Sam Rockwell and Darren Criss will lead the Broadway revival of David Mamet’s American Buffalo exactly two years after it was originally scheduled to open. Directed by Tony winner Neil Pepe (Speed-the-Plow, A Life in the Theatre), the production will run for a strictly limited 16-week engagement opening Wednesday, April 14, 2022, at the […]

Paulo Coelho’s ‘The Alchemist’ Adaptation to Star Sebastian de Souza, Tom Hollander, Shohreh Aghdashloo

Sebastian de Souza, Tom Hollander and Shohreh Aghdashloo are set to star in the long-awaited film adaptation of Paulo Coelho’s popular novel The Alchemist. The project, set to start production in Morroco in September, has seen a road to the screen as slow and winding as the traveler’s journey in Coelho’s philosophical book. Will Smith’s […]

Michael B. Jordan Reminisces About Screen Debut in 2001’s ‘Hardball’

"While we were in production, Keanu took the whole cast out to dinner and we had a chance to meet [his Matrix co-star] Laurence Fishburne. To this day, I still remember thinking to myself in astonishment, 'I guess this is what movie stars do,' " says Jordan. 

Berlin: Nick Jonas Exits ‘The Blacksmith’ (Exclusive)

Nick Jonas will not star alongside Laurence Fishburne in 'The Blacksmith,' a high-concept action thriller based on a cult graphic novel, from 'Taken' director Pierre Morel. Jonas was cast in the lead role but scheduling conflicts have led the actor/singer to exit the project.

‘Death to 2020’: TV Review

'Black Mirror' vets Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones take a mockumentary look at the horrors of the past year in 'Death to 2020,' featuring stars like Samuel L. Jackson, Hugh Grant, Lisa Kudrow, Leslie Jones and Cristin Milioti.

AFM: Saban Scores North American, U.K. Rights for ‘Under The Stadium Lights’ (Exclusive)

Saban Films has picked up North American and U.K. rights for real-life football drama 'Under the Stadium Lights,' starring Laurence Fishburne.