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nytimes.com - Brooks Barnes - Participant, Maker of Films With Social Conscience, Calls It Quits
Participant, Maker of Films With Social Conscience, Calls It Quits
The New York Times

For 20 years, Participant Media has been Hollywood's pre-eminent maker of activist entertainment, backing socially conscious films like “An Inconvenient Truth,” a climate change cri de coeur, and “Wonder,” about a boy…

forbes.com - David Chiu - Chicago's Lee Loughnane On The Band's New Concert Film And Their Debut Album Turning 55
Chicago's Lee Loughnane On The Band's New Concert Film And Their Debut Album Turning 55
Forbes

In November of last year, the veteran rock band Chicago performed a special show at Atlantic City's Ocean Casino Resort that featured guest appearances by Steve Vai, Robert Randolph, Chris Daughtry, Judith Hill, VoicePlay, Robin Thicke and…

newsweek.com - Billie Schwab Dunn - Bond 26: Everything we know about next 007 film
Bond 26: Everything we know about next 007 film
Newsweek

The James Bond films have been popular for decades and since Daniel Craig stepped away from the titular role in 2021, people have been speculating what the future of the franchise will look like. There were some concerns after Amazon acquired MGM…

avclub.com - Emma Keates - Crazy Rich Asians is the latest film to get the musical treatment
Crazy Rich Asians is the latest film to get the musical treatment
The A.V. Club

As we've seen with the premieres of song-filled films like Mean Girls and The Color Purple, the “ movie to musical to movie musical ” pipeline is becoming an increasingly present force in our culture. Whether film or stage…

dailymail.co.uk - Kirsten Murray For Mailonline - Gino D'Acampo's controversial ITV show to 'begin filming again
Gino D'Acampo's controversial ITV show to 'begin filming again
Mail Online

Gino D'Acampo is reportedly set to resume filming for his new travel show, after it came to abrupt halt six months ago due to a 'horror crash'. Emissions Impossible was going to be hosted by Gino and his good friend Fred Sirieix, however the show…

republicworld.com - Republic Entertainment Desk - No One Offers Films As A Favour: Poonam Dhillon On Nepotism In Bollywood
No One Offers Films As A Favour: Poonam Dhillon On Nepotism In Bollywood
Republic World

Poonam Dhillon made her debut in the Hindi film industry at the age of 15 in the Yash Chopra directorial movie Trishul. The actress headlined several popular movies in the late 1970s and early 1980s. She featured in classics like Sohni Mahiwal…

republicworld.com - Republic Entertainment Desk - Dhoomam: Fahadh Faasil Breaks His Silence On Film's Failure At Box Office
Dhoomam: Fahadh Faasil Breaks His Silence On Film's Failure At Box Office
Republic World

Fahadh Faasil, who is currently enjoying the success of the recently released film Aavesham, admitted that his previous film Dhoomam failed due to its concept. During an interview with Onmanorama, the Pushpa actor explained in detail what went…

dailymail.co.uk - Monique Friedlander For Daily Mail Australia - Why Chris Hemsworth was rejected from role in Kevin Costner film
Why Chris Hemsworth was rejected from role in Kevin Costner film
Mail Online

READ MORE: Chris Hemsworth looks cool in patterned cardigan and jeans as he speaks at Paramount's CinemaCon presentation Chris Hemsworth has revealed he was turned down for a role in a Kevin Costner-directed film, only to discover that Costner had…

washingtonexaminer.com - Heather Hamilton - The Hopeful: Director touts faith-based film as 'bringer of hope and healing' amid 'enough darkness'
The Hopeful: Director touts faith-based film as 'bringer of hope and healing' amid 'enough darkness'
Washington Examiner

Emmy Award-winning film director and producer Kyle Portbury said the goal behind his latest film, The Hopeful, is to be a “bringer of hope and healing.” The Hopeful opened in more than 900 theaters on Wednesday. The faith-based film…

thesun.co.uk - Carl Greenwood - Huge Hollyoaks star quits soap - and they have already filmed their final scenes
Huge Hollyoaks star quits soap - and they have already filmed their final scenes
The Sun

A MAJOR Hollyoaks star has quit the soap eight years after joining the cast. Actor Theo Graham - who has played Hunter McQueen in the soap since 2016 - told bosses about his decision to leave last year and has already filmed his devastating final…

globalnews.ca - Mike Hodges - Environmental film to be shown to coincide with Earth Day in Guelph
Environmental film to be shown to coincide with Earth Day in Guelph
Global News

The Rotary Club of Guelph will be hosting a movie night to celebrate International Earth Day. Story continues below advertisement The organization will be showing Emmy-awarding winning documentary The Story of Plastic at the Bookshelf Cinema on…

independent.co.uk - Inga Parkel - JK Rowling children's book The Christmas Pig to be adapted for film
JK Rowling children's book The Christmas Pig to be adapted for film
The Independent

Please enter a valid email address Please enter a valid email address I would like to be emailed about offers, events and updates from The Independent. Read our privacy notice JK Rowling's popular children's book The Christmas Pig is reportedly…

people.com - Dave Quinn - Crazy Rich Asians' Is Being Developed Into a Broadway-Bound Stage Musical with Film's Director Jon M. Chu
Crazy Rich Asians' Is Being Developed Into a Broadway-Bound Stage Musical with Film's Director Jon M. Chu
PEOPLE

Crazy Rich Asians is the latest title to make the jump to the stage. Producers on Wednesday, April 17 announced the development of a new Broadway-bound musical based on Kevin Kwan's acclaimed worldwide bestselling trilogy of books and its beloved…

republicworld.com - Republic Entertainment Desk - Prasanth Varma Shares Jai Hanuman Poster, Promises 'A Film To Celebrate For A Lifetime'
Prasanth Varma Shares Jai Hanuman Poster, Promises 'A Film To Celebrate For A Lifetime'
Republic World

Filmmaker Prasanth Varma's Telugu film HanuMan, starring Tejja Sajja, debuted as a box office hit. The film was well-received across India. It also raised the expectations for its sequel, Jai Hanuman. On the occasion of Ram Navami, Prasanth Varma…

thesun.co.uk - Beth Allcock - Harry Potter star unrecognisable with huge bushy beard as he films new role
Harry Potter star unrecognisable with huge bushy beard as he films new role
The Sun

A HARRY Potter star looks unrecognisable from his hit movie role after switching up his look. The Blackpool -born actor, 61, sported a lengthy brunette hairstyle and silver bushy beard on-set in Dublin. David Thewlis played Remus Lupin in the hit…

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