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Sean Penn Demands Cast and Crew Get Vaccinated Before Returning to Work on ‘Gaslit’ Watergate Series

Sean Penn is refusing to return to work on Starz’s Watergate series Gaslit until all cast and crew on the production have had the COVID-19 vaccine, The Hollywood Reporter has…

Irena Medavoy’s European (Working) Vacation

I’m here in Europe during COVID-19 producing a documentary based on the Denver Art Museum’s current exhibition, From Paris to Hollywood: The Fashion and Influence of Veronique and Gregory…

Cannes: Sean Penn Says Donald Trump’s COVID Response Felt Like “Someone Gunning Down People” From White House

Sean Penn took aim at the Donald Trump administration and its response to the COVID-19 crisis in Cannes on Sunday. Speaking at the press conference for his latest directorial feature, Flag…

Sean Penn’s ‘Flag Day’: Film Review | Cannes 2021

The director-star appears opposite his daughter Dylan Penn in this adaptation of Jennifer Vogel's memoir about her conflicted love for her counterfeiter father.

Sean Penn Crashed on Couches at His First Cannes

There’s an interesting backstory to how Sean Penn, then 23, wound up hanging out with Robert De Niro, then 40, at the 1984 Cannes Film Festival. Penn, a young actor at the time whose best…

MGM Nabs Sean Penn’s ‘Flag Day’ for 2021 Theatrical Release

MGM has acquired the North American rights to director Sean Penn’s Flag Day, starring daughter Dylan Penn (Elvis & Nixon). The film, which will have its world premiere at the 2021 Cannes

Cannes Film Festival 2021 Lineup: Full List

It’s taken over a year, but Cannes is back in style for its 74th edition, which will run July 6-17. After having to cancel the 2020 festival because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, Cannes…

Matt Ross Signs With CAA (Exclusive)

The 'Captain Fantastic' director, writer and actor is set to helm Starz's Watergate anthology series 'Gaslit,' which stars Julia Roberts and Sean Penn.

Starz Nabs ‘Gaslit’ Series, Armie Hammer Role Recast

Sean Penn and Julia Roberts are to star in the untold Watergate story about Martha Mitchell from a division of Universal Studio Group. 

Watch the All-Star ‘Fast Times’ Table Read With Brad Pitt, Jennifer Aniston and More

Julia Roberts, Morgan Freeman, Matthew McConaughey, Sean Penn and Shia LaBeouf are all set to participate in the hourlong fundraiser.

‘Fast Times’ Live Table Read With Jennifer Aniston, Brad Pitt, More Stars Set for Thursday Night

The eagerly awaited virtual live table read of Fast Times at Ridgemont High, featuring a star-studded cast including Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, is back on for this week, after "insurmountable"…

‘Puppy Love’ to Open Oldenburg Festival

'Puppy Love,' Michael Maxxis' directorial debut, starring Hopper Penn, will open the 2020 Oldenburg International Film Festival. Oldenburg will hold a hybrid…