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Charlie Hunnam on Battling Gut Infections, Dengue Fever on ‘Shantaram’ and “Destroying My Back” While Prepping for Zack Snyder’s ‘Rebel Moon’

“I feel good,” Charlie Hunnam said with a smile (and an asterisk) upon hitting the red carpet Monday night outside Westwood’s Bruin Theater, host of the world premiere of his new Apple TV+ series Shantaram. The asterisk is necessary because Hunnam’s emotional state is understandably layered, especially on the eve of this long-gestating series based […]

Ava DuVernay to Sit Down With Filmmaker Mira Nair During Double Feature Event

Array is opening up its Los Angeles campus on Oct. 31 to host filmmaker Mira Nair as part of a double feature screening event that will showcase her films Mississippi Masala and Monsoon Wedding. The latter film will screen first and be followed by a special conversation between Nair and Array founder Ava DuVernay. The […]

‘A Suitable Boy’: TV Review

With 'A Suitable Boy,' Mira Nair and Andrew Davies adapt Vikram Seth's 1993 intergenerational saga set during the period after the Partition of India. 

Director Mira Nair to Honor Kamala Harris With ‘Mississippi Masala’ Rerelease

Nair revealed she is tracking down the negatives of her film, about an interracial couple, as "an anthem" for the vice presidential candidate, who is the daughter of an Indian mother and Jamaican father.

Mira Nair Discusses Her “Uncannily Politically Timely” TIFF Closer ‘A Suitable Boy’

Mira Nair discusses her "uncannily politically timely" Toronto closer 'A Suitable Boy' and her personal connections to Vikram Seth's acclaimed novel. 

Toronto Film Fest Adds Tributes to Anthony Hopkins, Chloe Zhao, Mira Nair

The Toronto Film Festival has tapped Oscar winner Anthony Hopkins, Chloe Zhao and Mira Nair for tributes at its upcoming 20th edition.

Sooni Taraporevala to Direct Real-Life Drama ‘Ballet Boys’

The acclaimed Indian screenwriter penned such Mira Nair films as 'The Namesake,' 'Mississippi Masala' and 'Salaam Bombay.'

Mira Nair Brings Broadway-Bound ‘Monsoon Wedding’ into the Trump Era

The director’s stage musical based on her bittersweet 2001 screen comedy has been a long time coming — but its new iteration, beginning previews May 5 at Berkeley Rep, feels right at home in 2017.

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full, Uncensored Director Roundtable With Mel Gibson, Denzel Washington and More

THR's Director Roundtable brings together Mel Gibson, Denzel Washington, Damien Chazelle, Barry Jenkins, Oliver Stone; THR Roundtables air every Sunday on SundanceTV.

Mira Nair of ‘Queen of Katwe’: “Authenticity is a Huge Part of What Gives Me That Life [on Film]” | Director Oscar Roundtable

"I always love putting incredibly skilled actors, great legendary actors sometimes, opposite people who had never thought to act before."

Director Roundtable: Mel Gibson, Denzel Washington and 4 More on Paralyzing Fears, Cast and Crew Complaints

The contenders — also including Oliver Stone, Barry Jenkins, Damien Chazelle and Mira Nair — discuss first gigs, the backlash over 'The Birth of a Nation' director Nate Parker's rape trial, and their "painful" directing process: "It's like trying to cram 10 ?pounds of shit into a 5-pound bag."

Weekend Box Office: ‘Magnificent Seven’ Corralling $35M-Plus Debut

The star-studded movie boasts one of the top openings of all time for a Western; new animated family offering 'Storks' looks to pull in a modest $21 million-$22 million, according to early projections.