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Spike Jonze on Reuniting With the Beastie Boys for Music Doc and Tackling a New Format

The Oscar-winning writer and director on his reunion with old?friends for the unconventional music doc 'Beastie? Boys ?Story': "I? never want to do something I’ve already done."

Spike Jonze’s ‘Beastie Boys Story’ Lands at Apple TV+

Spike Jonze's 'Beastie Boys Story' is headed to Apple TV+.

DGA Awards: ‘Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,’ ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Watchmen’ Among Comedy, Drama Series Nominees

The Directors Guild of America on Friday revealed its final group of TV nominees — in the categories of comedy and drama series and variety/talk/news/sports — specials — for the 2020 DGA…

LAPD Arrests Armed Suspect Who Broke Into Home Believed to Be Owned by Spike Jonze

Los Angeles police and SWAT arrested a man Tuesday after a standoff which began when he allegedly broke into a home believe to be owned by director and actor Spike Jonze.

Jesse Williams on His High-Concept Marijuana Ad: “Art Meets Responsibility”

MedMen's two-minute Spike Jonze-directed ad, "The New Normal," has 'Grey's Anatomy' actor Jesse Williams playing a slew of characters.

Jesse Williams Reveals “Social Justice” Motivations Behind His Spot for Cannabis Dispensary

Actor and activist Jesse Williams talks to The Hollywood Reporter about his partnership with Oscar winner Spike Jonze and cannabis dispensary MedMen on the brand's new two-minute spot, "The New…

‘Where the Wild Things Are’ to Get Stage Adaptation

The Maurice Sendak Foundation has commissioned the full-length play from off-Broadway's New Victory Theater, following a 1984 opera and the 2009 Spike Jonze film based on the classic children's…

Spike Jonze Creates Live Dance Film on ‘The Tonight Show’

Lakeith Stanfield and Mia Wasikowska star in the choreography.

Eric Zumbrunnen, Film Editor and Frequent Spike Jonze Collaborator, Dies at 52

They worked together on 'Being John Malkovich,' 'Adaptation' and 'Her' and on an awfully fun Weezer music video.

NBCUniversal Gives 600-Plus Film Prints to Toronto Fest to Preserve

TIFF is saving endangered 'Rear Window' and 'The Big Lebowski' 35mm prints from destruction as Hollywood continues the switch to digital.

Watch ‘The Nice Guys’ Star Margaret Qualley Dance Her Way Through Spike Jonze’s Kenzo Film

The film is timed to the release of the new Kenzo World fragrance, and casts L.A.'s Dorothy Chandler Pavilion in a starring role.

Sad Stephen Colbert Finds a Friend in Grover in Spike Jonze-Directed ‘Late Show’ Opening

The filmmaker created an introspective kick-off for the CBS show, reminiscent of his movies.