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Peabody Awards: Morgan Freeman, Jon Stewart, Melissa McCarthy and Riz Ahmed to Present Honors to Winners (Exclusive)

Melissa McCarthy, Morgan Freeman, John Legend, Kevin Bacon, H.E.R., Ethan Hawke, Jon Stewart, Hasan Minhaj, Riz Ahmed, LeVar Burton, Jenny Slate, Malcolm Gladwell and Amanda Seales are among the stars set to present the winners of the 2022 Peabody Awards, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively. All 30 winners of the 82nd annual awards will […]

Zach Braff on ‘Cheaper by the Dozen’ Reboot, Getting Buff and Working With “Phenomenon” Florence Pugh

For nine seasons, Zach Braff owned the phrase, “I’m not a doctor, but I play one on TV,” thanks to a successful run starring in the beloved sitcom Scrubs. (It even inspired his breakout iHeart podcast with Scrubs co-star Donald Faison, Fake Doctors, Real Friends.) Now, thanks to his newest gig, he can say with […]

24 of Hollywood’s Best Presidents in Movies and TV

From Daniel Day-Lewis as Abraham Lincoln to Alec Baldwin as Donald Trump, Presidents Day provides an opportunity to revisit some of Hollywood's best presidential performances on the big and small screen.

Berlin: Morgan Freeman, Josh Hutcherson to Lead Time-Bending Sci-Fi Thriller ’57 Seconds’

Oscar winner Morgan Freeman and The Hunger Games grad Josh Hutcherson are teaming up for action science-fiction thriller 57 Seconds, launching at Berlin’s virtual European Film Market with Highland Film Group. Directed by Rusty Cundieff (Tales From the Hood, Chappelle’s Show), the film is written by Macon Blair (Netflix’s I Don’t Feel at Home in […]

Toronto: Morgan Freeman, Al Pacino to Star in Retirement Community-Set Noir ‘Sniff’

A group of Oscar winners and nominees will star in a retirement community-set noir feature, with sales launching at the Toronto International Film Festival. Morgan Freeman, Al Pacino, Helen Mirren and Danny DeVito will appear in Sniff from director Taylor Hackford. The logline for the projects reads: “When two residents die under suspicious circumstances, retired […]

‘Solos’ Creator David Weil on How the Amazon Series Went From Script to Screen

There was nowhere for them to hide as actors, it’s them uninterrupted for 30 minutes straight,” says Solos creator David Weil of Amazon’s seven-part sci-fi anthology series, in which each episode features just one actor — among them Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Anne Hathaway, Uzo Aduba and Anthony Mackie — performing what is essentially a […]

Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson in ‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’: Film Review

Patrick Hughes’ action sequel pulls Salma Hayek off the sidelines to join stars Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson.

Amazon’s ‘Solos’: TV Review

Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Anne Hathaway and others star in a monologue-driven sci-fi anthology drama.

Discovery Orders ‘Hunting Atlantis’ Series From Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary’s Revelations Entertainment (Exclusive)

Discovery Channel has greenlighted a series centered on the Lost City of Atlantis, from Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary’s Revelations Entertainment. Hunting Atlantis will follow expert Stel Pavlou and volcanologist Jess Phoenix as they set out “on a quest to solve the greatest archaeological mystery of all time — the rediscovery of Atlantis.” Armed with […]

Jon Hamm, Morgan Freeman, Jewel and Ben Platt Join Covenant House Virtual Gala

Night of Covenant House Stars is filling up with more stars. Jon Hamm, Morgan Freeman, Jon Bon Jovi, Desus Nice and The Kid Mero, Ben Platt, Zach Braff, Chita Rivera, Marlon Wayans, Charlie Day, Mary Elizabeth Ellis, Dionne Warwick, Tony Shalhoub, Amanda Kloots, Ana Villafañe, Denée Benton, Jeremy Jordan, Alex Newell, Stephanie J. Block, Laura […]

‘Vanquish’: Film Review

Morgan Freeman and Ruby Rose star in George Gallo's action thriller about a retired cop who forces his caretaker possessing certain "skills" to do his nefarious bidding.

Berlin: Morgan Freeman Calls for Police Reform With Timely Drama ‘The Killing Of Kenneth Chamberlain’

Freeman and his Revelations Entertainment partner Lori McCreary executive produce the indie film, which follows the final minutes of Kenneth Chamberlain's life before he was killed by police in 2011.