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Rob Reiner Reacts to Being on Russia’s Ban List

Rob Reiner is responding to being “permanently banned” from Russia along with 962 other notable Americans. The Princess Bride director released a statement joking about being on the list. “No comment, except to say that I’m heartbroken and will have to live with the disappointment,” the director told Deadline on Tuesday. The Russian Foreign Ministry […]

‘This Is Spinal Tap’ Sequel Set With Rob Reiner Returning

Rob Reiner is turning it up to 11. Again. The director is returning for a sequel to cult comedy This Is Spinal Tap, with original stars Michael McKean, Christopher Guest and Harry Shearer also reprising their roles as the fictional English heavy metal band. In addition to directing, Reiner will reprise his onscreen role as […]

Rob Reiner’s Castle Rock Revives Film Division With $175M Fund

Rob Reiner’s Castle Rock Entertainment is relaunching its storied film division with a $175 million film fund that will allow the company to develop, produce and finance movies for a worldwide audience. The banner has a first-look deal with Warner Bros. for theatrical content, in addition to Warners’ existing deal with Castle Rock for television. […]

‘Princess Bride’ Stars Reunite for Wisconsin Democratic Fundraiser

For those who find it "inconceivable" for President Donald Trump to serve a second term, Wisconsin Democrats offered a star-packed live-streamed script reading of The Princess Bride to help Joe Biden's campaign in the key battleground state.

Mel Brooks, Steve Martin, Jerry Seinfeld, More Stars Pay Tribute to Carl Reiner: “A Master at His Craft”

Hollywood celebrities are paying tribute to Carl Reiner, who died Monday night at the age of 98. The multiple Emmy Award winning writer, director and actor created 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' and directed films like 'The Jerk.'

Carl Reiner, Who Always Left Them Laughing, Dies at 98

Carl Reiner, the quintessential straight man for Sid Caesar and Mel Brooks who based the beloved sitcom 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' on his own life and jump-started Steve Martin’s big-screen career, has died, his assistant Judy Nagy confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 98.

‘Hollywood’: TV Review

With 'Hollywood,' creators Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, working with writer-director Janet Mock, bring Netflix a hopeful but frustratingly naive alt-historical look at 1940s Tinseltown.

John Mulaney and Stephen Colbert Analyze Each Other’s Vivid Dreams

John Mulaney and Stephen Colbert took a shot at analyzing one another's dreams when Mulaney visited Colbert's show Monday.

Toronto Film Fest Launches “Stay-at-Home” Cinema With Virtual Q&As, Streaming Movies

Self-isolating Canadians are being invited to grab their popcorn and view virtual chats with Hollywood stars led by Toronto Film Festival artistic director Cameron Bailey, followed by movie screenings on the Crave streaming service.

Robert De Niro, Martin Sheen, Stephen King, Laurence Fishburne and More Break Down Mueller Report

A number of Hollywood stars, including Robert De Niro, Rosie Perez, Martin Sheen, Sophia Bush, Stephen King, Laurence Fishburne, George Takei, Jonathan Van Ness and Rob Reiner, banded together in an effort to stress to the public the importance of the Mueller Report findings.

Kamala Harris Addresses LGBTQ Rights at HRC Gala: “Until All of Us Are Equal, None of Us Are Equal”

The Human Rights Campaign on Saturday night was attended by Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris, Sen. Cory Booker and HRC National Leadership honoree Yeardley Smith, all of whom addressed the audience on issues of equality.

Disney’s ‘Princess Bride’ Musical Sets New Creative Team

The long-gestating stage project based on the 1987 Rob Reiner film will feature a score by 'The Band's Visit' Tony winner David Yazbek and a book by Bob Martin and Rick Elice.