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Amy Winehouse Biopic Taps ‘Fifty Shades’ Director Sam Taylor-Johnson

Director Sam Taylor-Johnson has been tapped to helm the biopic about late singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse. Studiocanal is behind the project, titled Back to Black, which is backed by Winehouse’s estate. Matt Greenhalgh penned the screenplay, with exact plot details currently unknown. A casting search for the onscreen Winehouse is expected to begin soon. The Grammy-winning […]

Russell Crowe, Aaron Taylor-Johnson Among Major Cast Ensemble for Sam Taylor-Johnson’s Art World Drama ‘Rothko’

Michael Stuhlbarg and Jared Harris are also set to star in the film, in which Crowe will play famed abstract painter Mark Rothko and rising Irish name Aisling Franciosi will play his daughter, Kate Rothko.

Hollywood Reporter Critics Pick the 10 Worst Films of 2019

A dreary 'X-Men' conclusion, a low point for Brian De Palma, an awful animated feature, two John Travolta flicks and a cat-aclysmic musical misfire — these and more were the worst movies of the year (in alphabetical order).

‘Nowhere Boy,’ About the Young John Lennon, to Get Stage Adaptation

The musical play will cover Lennon's adolescence, his complicated relationships with the aunt who raised him and the mother forced to give him up and his earliest collaborations with Paul McCartney.

‘A Million Little Pieces’: Film Review | TIFF 2018

Sam Taylor-Johnson directs her husband, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, in this adaptation of James Frey's controversial memoir 'A Million Little Pieces,' about his drug and alcohol addiction and difficult road to recovery.

Sam Taylor-Johnson and Aaron Taylor-Johnson to Tackle ‘A Million Little Pieces’ (Exclusive)

CAA has been negotiating the release of the rights of James Frey's 2003 book from Warners, and the package is expected to be launched at the upcoming American Film Market.

Director Sam Taylor-Johnson on ‘Fifty Shades’ On-Set Battles and a Sexy New Netflix Show

One of Hollywood's most successful female filmmakers, now back with the series 'Gypsy' starring Naomi Watts, lets loose on her unconventional marriage and the plight of women filmmakers: It's "ego-denting."

How Sam Taylor-Johnson Will Follow ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’

The director says she hasn't selected her next project, explaining that she and her actor husband Aaron (who is currently shooting Tom Ford's 'Nocturnal Animals') don't work at the same time.

Aloe Blacc to Perform at Hammer Museum Fundraiser

Emma Stone, Jane Lynch, Julia Roberts and artist Matthew Barney also will take part in the museum's annual Gala in the Garden on Oct. 10.

Why Hiking Runyon Canyon Is the Best Way to See the Stars

Nobody famous eats at The Ivy anymore. The Polo Lounge isn’t the celebrity magnet it used to be, either. No, if you want to spy stars and other industry hotshots in public these days, you have to take a hike in Runyon Canyon, arguably the best spot in town for encountering the rich and renowned […]

‘Fifty Shades’ Screenwriter Says She Won’t Watch Film: “My Heart Really Was Broken”

According to Kelly Marcel, promises made to her by the studio and producers were "utter, utter bullshit."