Eddie Murphy is heading back into the world of Axel Foley courtesy of a deal between Netflix and paramount Pictures.
Argentina’s Murillo Cine, whose credits take in Cannes sidebar entries “The Snatch Thief” and “Land of Ashes,” is dipping its toe into TV drama production with “Vertientes del Paraná,” a miniseries project exposing the social tragedy of femicide, from writer-director María Florencia Álvarez. Álvarez
Joaquin Phoenix will receive the Chairman’s Award for his performance in “Joker” at the 31st annual Palm Springs International Film Festival (PSIFF), it was announced on Thursday.The award will be presented to him by “Joker” director Todd Phillips and the event will take place on Jan. 2. The Palm Springs
Rambo, David Copperfield, and Daniel Craig are coming to Amazon Prime Video in the U.K. after the streamer struck an output deal with U.S. studio Lionsgate. The agreement hands Amazon U.K. streaming rights to Lionsgate’s theatrical titles, meaning the likes of Rian Johnson's “Knives Out,” Gerard
LOS CABOS -- Woo Films, producer via Noc Noc Cinema of Netflix’s “The House of Flowers,” is preparing a new movie project from Natalia Beristáin and Diego Enrique Osorno, “Ruido.” In a further move, Noc Noc Cinema - a TV-film production house set up by “The House of Flowers’” show-runner Manolo Caro
Netflix has nabbed the rights to make a sequel to "Beverly Hills Cop," a move that deepens the relationship between the streaming giant and Eddie Murphy. Murphy's new comedy "Dolemite is My Name" is currently showing on the platform, earning the actor some of the best reviews
Netflix has acquired the rights to shoot a new sequel to “Beverly Hills Cop” from Paramount, with star Eddie Murphy and producer Jerry Bruckheimer attached, Viacom CEO Bob Bakish announced Thursday.The original 1984 action-comedy film, starring Murphy as a quick-witted, trash-talking Detroit cop who
Variety has been given access to the trailer for Tali Yankelevich’s feature documentary "My Darling Supermarket," which world premieres at IDFA. Yankelevich’s short “The Perfect Fit” won SXSW’s Global Shorts Grand Jury Award, and was shortlisted for the Oscars. "My Darling Supermarket,
Last year, Argentina’s Ventana Sur film and TV market and co-production forum launched its inaugural Proyecta feature project showcase. Co-organized by Ventana Sur and the San Sebastian Film Festival, Proyecta was established to aid in facilitation of international co-productions between Europe and Latin
While Aquaman was a baffling blend of unbelievable weirdness – shark riding, percussion octopuses – it made an absolute stack at the box office ($1.14 billion), and thus ensuring a sequel.
Viacom said net income in its fiscal fourth quarter dropped, even as the entertainment company saw improvements in some of its chief revenue lines, a sign of the challenges its operations continue to face even as the parent prepared to merge with CBS Corp. in a few weeks' time. The New York owner
Disney has said that it now has 10 million users for its new Disney+ streaming platform, just one day after launch.
Viacom ended its fiscal 2019 by keeping Paramount on pace to deliver the division’s first full-year profit since 2015. For fiscal Q4 alone, the publicly traded corporation topped media analysts’ expectations at both its top and bottom lines.Wall Street had forecast fourth-quarter 2019 earnings per share
Verizon Media's Yahoo Sports is getting into the gambling business with the launch of a new section that lets fans see betting odds for various sports. But for now, only users in New Jersey will be able to place actual bets, through the separate BetMGM platform operated by MGM Resorts International
Jennifer Lopez has revealed that a director once asked her to take her top off during a meeting about a movie.
Veteran TV executive Ofanny Choi has been promoted to president of Celestial Tiger Entertainment. She replaces CEO Todd Miller, who will leave the company. Backed by Saban Capital, Lionsgate and Malaysia’s Astro Overseas, Hong Kong-based Celestial Tiger operates a bouquet of Asian pay-TV channels. It
The actor behind Draco Malfoy isn't keen to return to his most famous role any time soon.
It’s the end of the world and they know it in “Radioflash,” a neither-fish-nor-fowl tale of survival after a massive, seemingly permanent power failure. At first this seems a fairly straightforward “what if” scenario of one family’s coping with the rapid breakdown of society in an unprecedented emergency
Disney+ is showing on-screen disclaimers before some of its older movies, warning viewers that they contain 'outdated cultural depictions'.
Former conferences and exhibitions executive Edwin Tan has been appointed CEO of Imax China. He replaces Jiande Chen, who now becomes vice chairman of the company, having headed the company since its inception in 2011. Tan was previously CEO of the China business of leading events firm Messe Muenchen
Alicia Keys will return as the host of the 62nd annual Grammy Awards. Keys hosted the awards show for the first time in 2019. She will become the third woman and the first female music star to host the show twice. Keys has won 15 Grammy awards and is second only to Paul Simon as […]
After years of living in a rented condo at The Grove's Palazzo West complex, during which she uploaded countless videos of her near-mythic spats of crying on the kitchen floor, veteran YouTuber Trisha Paytas is packing up her ocean of designer goods and hauling her bedazzled behind out to the San
UPDATED: Chinese e-commerce and entertainment giant Alibaba may raise up to $15 billion through a secondary listing of its shares in Hong Kong. The move would be the largest share offering this year and comes despite the ongoing civil strife in the Asian financial capital. Alibaba’s shares have been
SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched "Final Girl," the finale episode of "American Horror Story: 1984." The final episode of "American Horror Story: 1984" is appropriately called "The Final Girl," a reference to the term given to that one (usually