Today’s Google Doodle is giving James Wong Howe, a man known for his work behind the camera, a moment in front of it. Howe worked on more than 130 films during his career, including the 1934 comedy-mystery
WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama formally announced on Monday a multiyear production deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce television shows and
Spike Lee and David Robert Mitchell films will compete in the most surprising Cannes lineup in years
With the banning of red-carpet selfies, a bitter renewal of last year's heated Netflix debate and more intense discussion than usual over how many female directors would be selected for competition, it
The faces of 30 white men, all speakers at an applied history conference this month at Stanford University, certainly grabbed attention as the images circulated widely last week. And that’s how the main
There's hope yet. Inequality in leadership roles in Hollywood (and other industries) is still a huge issue, but thankfully, there are some women calling the shots in entertainment. Here are 21 shows with
The numbers don't lie: Of the 1,223 directors helming 1,100 top grossing films from 2007 to 2017, only 4% were women. That's 43 women, or a ratio of 22:1. If you account for diversity, the numbers only
"I finally feel validated as a nerd of color. This is every childhood trauma finally being vindicated." “Black Panther” is proving that the most formidable superpower in the Marvel Universe may be representation.
Ruth E. Carter, the two-time Oscar-nominated costume designer behind Selma, Amistad, and Roots, has been dressing African-American heroes for decades. But Marvel’s Black Panther, a costumed superhero rules
Greta Gerwig is celebrating her Oscar nominations by yelling on the phone. The “Lady Bird” writer and director, who was snubbed in the directing category at the Golden Globes earlier this year, but was
"You know when you're on the phone trying to disguise the sound of an ugly cry?" Peele wrote on Twitter. Jordan Peele’s critically acclaimed horror film, “Get Out,” nabbed four Oscar nominations Tuesday,
Oscar front-runner Guillermo del Toro says being nominated is like 'the greatest prom night in the world'
Guillermo del Toro’s sci-fi romance “The Shape of Water” led Tuesday’s Oscar nominations with 13 nods, including for best picture and best director. The Mexican filmmaker, who wrote, directed and produced