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‘The Joker’ Filmmaker Todd Phillips Asks Dead Serious $34.5M for Beverly Hills Estate

One of Hollywood’s most bankable filmmakers, Todd Phillips has hoisted his lavish A-lister estate in the coveted Flats neighborhood of Beverly Hills, Calif., on the market with a blockbuster price of $34.5 million. It doesn’t take a mathematics genius to tabulate that the asking price is exactly twice the $17.25 million that was paid to […]

How Directors Upped Their Fashion Game This Awards Season

Directors including Lulu Wang, Taika Waititi, Bong Joon Ho, Rian Johnson and Greta Gerwig are showing that directors can have killer red carpet style, too.

Oscars: 10 Things to Know About Best Picture Nominee ‘Joker’

10 things to know about best picture Oscar nominee 'Joker," Todd Phillips' take on the nihilistic Crown Prince of Crime starring Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy and Brett Cullen, which is nominated for 11 Oscars in 2020.

Oscars Poll: Who Should Win Best Director?

Vote for who you think should win best director at the 2020 Oscars. Bong Joon Ho, Sam Mendes, Todd Phillips, Martin Scorsese and Quentin Tarantino are nominated.

Oscars: Scarlett Johansson, Quentin Tarantino, Bong Joon Ho Nominated for Multiple Awards

Scarlett Johansson, Noah Baumbach, Cynthia Erivo, Taika Waititi are among the double nominees for the 2020 Oscars.

Noah Baumbach’s Lawyer to Fred Rogers’ Widow: 4 of Award Season’s Surprise Cameos

Natasha Lyonne and 'Joker' director Todd Phillips also had unexpected appearances that were brief but meaningful.

Watch Hollywood Reporter’s Full Director Roundtable With Martin Scorsese, Greta Gerwig and More

Filmmakers Martin Scorsese, Greta Gerwig, Noah Baumbach, Todd Phillips, Fernando Meirelles and Lulu Wang joined for the Hollywood Reporter Director Roundtable.

Todd Phillips Shuts Down ‘Joker’ Backlash: “Everybody Wants to Talk About the Spark, Not the Powder”

Martin Scorsese, Noah Baumbach, Greta Gerwig, Fernando Meirelles, Lulu Wang and Todd Phillips joined for the annual Director Roundtable.

Making of ‘Joker’: How Todd ?Phillips’ “Bold Swing” Became a Study in Madness

Joaquin Phoenix "seemed to me like an agent of chaos, and I really did feel like the person who does take this role on, you have to have that inside," the director says of his star, who delved into the role by perfecting the joyless giggle on his couch.

“A Revolution of Cinema”: Martin Scorsese, Greta Gerwig and the Director Roundtable

Filmmakers Noah Baumbach, Todd Phillips, Fernando Meirelles and Lulu Wang join in sounding off on Netflix pros and cons, Marvel as "amusement park" and "that bullshit thing where the media picks a movie and declares it means something it doesn’t."

‘Joker’ Nabs Numerous Golden Globe Nominations

It was no laughing matter Monday morning when 'Joker' received numerous Golden Globe nominations.

‘Joker’ Sequel in the Works as Todd Phillips Eyes More DC Origin Movies (Exclusive)

On Oct. 7, Joker director Todd Phillips headed into Warner Bros. Pictures Group chairman Toby Emmerich's office, buoyed by the film's $96.2 million opening-weekend haul. Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter he proposed an outsized idea — the rights to develop a portfolio of DC characters' origin stories.