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The Professor and the Madman

How Producer Gaston Pavlovich Risked Everything to Work With Martin Scorsese

Pavlovich's gambit to collaborate on Scorsese's long-gestating passion project 'Silence,' a slow-burning period drama with a two-and-a-half-hour running time, was risky, to say the least.

Dispute Over Mel Gibson’s ‘The Professor and the Madman’ Settled

Mel Gibson's Icon Productions and Voltage Pictures have reached a settlement in their dispute over the film 'The Professor and the Madman.'

Mel Gibson Accused of Dodging ‘The Professor and the Madman’ Deposition

Voltage Pictures is seeking sanctions against Mel Gibson, who allegedly claimed he wouldn't be in the country until next year but was spotted last week at an UFC fight.

Mel Gibson Sued by Voltage Pictures Amid ‘Professor and the Madman’ Legal War

The actor and the film's director Farhad Safinia are being accused of "willful conspiracy to unlawfully hijack control of" the film's distribution.

‘Game of Thrones’ Star Natalie Dormer Joins Sean Penn, Mel Gibson in ‘Professor and the Madman’ (Exclusive)

Farhad Safinia, who wrote Gibson's 'Apocalypto,' is directing the project.

Mel Gibson, Sean Penn to Star in ‘Professor and the Madman’ (Exclusive)

Voltage Pictures, the company behind 'The Hurt Locker' and 'Dallas Buyers Club,' is backing the film about the creation of the Oxford English Dictionary.