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Hilary Swank to Star in Tom McCarthy Newspaper Drama for ABC

Oscar winners Hilary Swank and Tom McCarthy are headed to ABC. Swank will star in a newspaper drama that is being written, directed and exec produced by McCarthy for ABC, which has picked up the untitled Alaska drama with a pilot order. The project is being eyed for consideration as part of the Craig Erwich-led […]

‘Jungle Cruise’ Rides to $61.8M at Global Box Office, $30M on Disney+

Disney’s Jungle Cruise rode to a better-than-expected opening of $34.2 million at the domestic box office amid renewed concerns over COVID-19 and the delta variant for a worldwide box office debut of $61.8 million. The movie’s total global start is an OK $91.8 million when including $30 million in revenue from Disney+ Premier Access. Overseas […]

Matt Damon on Connecting With Oklahoma Oil Workers for ‘Stillwater’: “What Binds Us Is So Much Greater Than What Divides Us”

In order to play an Oklahoma oil worker in Tom McCarthy’s latest thriller, Stillwater, Matt Damon ventured deep into the roughneck community to try to understand his character. He traveled to Oklahoma with McCarthy in the divisive aftermath of the 2016 presidential election when pundits and political observers urged people to try to get to […]

Matt Damon in Tom McCarthy’s ‘Stillwater’: Film Review | Cannes 2021

The star plays an Oklahoma oil worker who travels to Marseille to help Abigail Breslin as his imprisoned daughter in this cross-cultural drama.

‘Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made’: Film Review | Sundance 2020

Tom McCarthy's Disney kidpic 'Timmy Failure' stars a boy (Winslow Fegley) who thinks he's a hard-boiled detective.

Tom McCarthy Moves Overall TV Deal to Disney’s Fox 21

Tom McCarthy has moved his overall deal. The 13 Reasons Why exec producer and Spotlight Oscar winner has signed a multiple-year overall deal with Disney-owned Fox 21 TV Studios. Under the pact, financial terms of which were not immediately available, McCarthy will create, develop, direct and produce series for network, cable and streaming platforms. McCarthy, […]

Tom McCarthy’s Untitled Thriller Starring Matt Damon Sets Fall 2020 Release

Participant Media’s untitled Tom McCarthy project, directed by the 'Spotlight' helmer and starring Matt Damon, is set for a November 2020 domestic release by Focus Features.

Matt Damon Teaming With Tom McCarthy for ‘Stillwater’

Matt Damon is teaming with 'Spotlight' director Tom McCarthy and Participant Media on a new feature project, 'Stillwater.'

Stage Musical Based on Hit Indie Film ‘The Visitor’ Sets Public Theater Premiere

The 'Next to Normal' team of Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey penned the score for the adaptation of writer-director Tom McCarthy's intimate 2007 drama that starred Richard Jenkins and Danai Gurira.

‘The Nutcracker and the Four Realms’: Film Review

Mackenzie Foy plays a teenager drawn into a magical parallel world where she encounters Keira Knightley as the Sugar Plum Fairy in 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,' Disney's new take on the classic holiday tale and beloved ballet.

Russell Crowe to Play Roger Ailes in Showtime Miniseries

Russell Crowe is set to star as Roger Ailes in a Showtime limited series based on Gabriel Sherman's book and reporting.

Tom McCarthy to Direct Movie Based on ‘S-Town’ Podcast

Tom McCarthy is in talks to direct the feature adaptation of the popular podcast 'S-Town.'