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Nancy Meyers to Make Directing Return With Netflix Movie

After a long hiatus, Nancy Meyers — the filmmaker behind The Parent Trap, Something’s Gotta Give and Father of the Bride — is returning to the director’s chair. Meyers will write, direct and produce a feature film for Netflix. The comedy is not yet titled and the logline is being kept under wraps. The Meyers canon […]

Jay Wolpert, ‘Price Is Right’ Producer Turned ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Screenwriter, Dies at 79

Jay Wolpert, the original producer of The Price Is Right and a game show creator who forged a late-career revival as a screenwriter for movie blockbusters including Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, has died. He was 79. Wolpert died Monday in Los Angeles after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease, his […]

Nancy Meyers Set to Receive USC Comedy’s Oakie Award

The mark Nancy Meyers has left on film and TV comedy has garnered another prize as she’s been selected to receive USC Comedy’s Oakie Award. Doled out as a way to recognize “exceptional achievements in film and TV comedy,” news of the award was announced on Tuesday by university professor Jack Epps, who holds the […]

Nantucket Film Festival Plans Hybrid Event, Online Screenwriting Series (Exclusive)

The partnering Screenwriters Colony unveiled a new online series for emerging film scribes featuring Charlie Kaufman, Nancy Meyers, Stella Meghie and Leslie Dixon.

2020 Holiday Gifts: 5 Books by Hollywood-Loved Designers

Five new books showcase the work of A-list interior designers, whose clients include the likes of Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, Anthony Russo and Ryan Murphy.

‘Father of the Bride’ Cast Reunites for Zoom Wedding of Kieran Culkin’s Matty Banks

Fans of the Steve Martin-starrer Father of the Bride were treated on Friday to "Part 3(ish)," written and directed by Nancy Meyers.

Katie Couric Reunites Lindsay Lohan and ‘Parent Trap’ Cast for Film’s Anniversary

Katie Couric on Monday reunited the cast of the 1998 remake of 'The Parent Trap,' including Lindsay Lohan, in honor of the film's 22nd anniversary.

Nancy Meyers to Receive WGA’s Laurel Award for Screenwriting Achievement

Nancy Meyers will be honored with the Writers Guild of America West's Laurel Award, presented by Diane Keaton, at the 2020 Writers Guild Awards ceremony on Feb. 1 at the Beverly Hilton.

Produced By: Nancy Meyers Calls the Critical Fixation on Her Films’ Kitchens “a Cheap Shot”

At the 2019 Produced By conference, Nancy Meyers participated in a conversation with Mindy Kaling, who asked the 'Something's Gotta Give' filmmaker about how she feels about the media's obsession with her onscreen kitchens.

Julie Chen Makes First Red-Carpet Appearance Since Leaving ‘The Talk’

On Thursday afternoon, Julie Chen appeared on a red carpet for the first time since leaving morning show 'The Talk,' a decision that followed husband Les Moonves' exit from CBS after sexual assault allegations.

Tribeca: Nancy Meyers Talks Signature Look of Films, Attributes Long Career to “Strong Will”

The writer-director also talked about her long-term collaboration with Diane Keaton and why she made her directorial debut at the age of 48.

‘Home Again’: Film Review

Reese Witherspoon stars as a newly single mother who gets involved with a younger man in 'Home Again,' the first film by Hallie Meyers-Shyer, daughter of Nancy Meyers.