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Taylor Swift Recalls Her “Nightmare” ‘Les Misérables’ Audition With Eddie Redmayne

Taylor Swift once dreamed a dream of starring opposite Eddie Redmayne in Les Misérables, but unfortunately, that dream quickly turned into a nightmare. The 32-year-old pop star was a guest on The Graham Norton Show episode airing Friday. Also on the couch was Eddie Redmayne, whom Swift recalled meeting 10 years prior during a screen test for Tom Hooper’s 2012 film […]

Asacha Media Acquires ‘Les Miserables’ Producer SRAB Films

Content creator and producer Asacha Media Group (AMG) said on Tuesday that it has acquired Paris-based production firm SRAB Films, which produced Ladj Ly’s Les Misérables that Amazon Studios acquired following its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival in 2019. “This acquisition will accelerate Asacha’s development as an independent European production studio dedicated to […]

Herbert Kretzmer, Lyricist of ‘Les Miserables,’ Dies at 95

Herbert Kretzmer, the journalist and lyricist knew for his English-language adaptation of the musical Les Miserables, has died. He was 95.

Netflix’s New Releases Coming in August

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Netflix in August 2020.

European Film Group Wild Bunch Secures $40 Million Credit Line

European film group Wild Bunch secured a $40 million line of credit from Germany's Commerzbank, which gives it much-needed liquidity.

HBO: Movies Leaving in June

Take a look at the movies that will disappear from the premium outlet next month.

Amazon Prime’s New Releases Coming in April 2020

Take a look at the movies and TV shows that will be added to Amazon Prime in April 2020.

France’s Lumiere Awards: ‘Les Misérables’ Wins Best Film, Roman Polanski Tapped as Best Director

Ladj Ly's Oscar-nominated drama 'Les Misérables' took the top honor of the 2020 Lumiere Awards, known as the Golden Globes of France, but Roman Polanski was tapped as best director for 'An Officer and a Spy.'

Oscars: How ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘Atlantics’ Explore Class Strife

Their stories may seem quite dissimilar, set in different nations and representing different countries in Oscar's international feature category, but Ladj Ly's and Mati Diop's projects have plenty in common when one scratches below the surface.

International Breakout Talents of 2019

The Hollywood Reporter looks at 12 international film and TV breakout talents — from 'Atlantics' director Mati Diop to 'Parasite' actress Park So-dam — who took the leap onto the world stage in 2019.

‘Les Miserables’ Director Ladj Ly Under Fire in France Over Criminal Past

'Les Miserables' director Ladj Ly, who served a two-year prison term for complicity in a kidnapping case, has sued two right-wing magazines in France for falsely reporting that he had been convicted of taking part in an attempted murder.

‘The Favourite’ Wins Big at European Film Awards

'The Favourite' on Saturday won eight European Film Awards, including honors for best film, director (Yorgos Lanthimos) and actress (Olivia Coleman).