Ivan Reitman News

Date Of Birth:
October 27, 1946 (67)
Birth Place:
CZECHOSLOVAKIA
Gender:
Male
Ryan's', HomeTown' Buffet And Old Country Buffet' Show They Aren't Afraid Of Any Ghosts With October Family Night
by BWW News Desk - Sep 30, 2014

GREER, S.C., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Ryan's , HomeTown Buffet, and Old Country Buffet are celebrating two big anniversaries in October with the second anniversary of the restaurants' popular Thursday Family Night and the 30 th anniversary of the popular and enduring Ghostbusters franchise. In honor of the films' milestones, Ghostbusters I and II are being released on Blu-ray as special anniversary editions that will also feature a $3-off dinner coupon good at any of the 324 family-style restaurants. All the restaurants will also feature Ghostbusters-themed activities every Family Night in October. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Preview of INSIDE ACT: HOW TEN ACTORS MADE IT AND HOW YOU CAN TOO- with Richard Portnow!
by Ken Womble - Aug 29, 2014

Why do some actors make it and others don't? Ken Womble sets out to find the answer to this question, one that has fascinated and tormented him for years, in his new book, INSIDE ACT: How Ten Actors Made it and How You Can Too (Hansen Publishing Group, 373 pages, $24.99). To celebrate the release, BroadwayWorld will be featuring chapter previews from the new book. Today, hear from Richard Portnow! (more...)

'National Ghostbusters Day' To Take Place Thursday, August 28, 2014
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

CULVER CITY, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Who you gonna call? On Thursday, August 28, 2014, grab your Proton Pack and hop in your Ecto-1 for National Ghostbusters Day! Celebrate the 30 th anniversary theatrical re-release of the blockbuster classic with your fellow Ghostbusters, but beware of Slimers and menacing marshmallow men. (more...)

VIDEO: Watch GHOSTBUSTERS 30th Anniversary Trailer!
by Movies News Desk - Jul 11, 2014

Sony Pictures Entertainment will celebrate the 30 th anniversary of its blockbuster franchise GHOSTBUSTES with a series of special events and home entertainment releases. (more...)

GHOSTBUSTERS to Celebrate 30th Anniversary with Theatrical Re-Release
by BWW News Desk - Jun 05, 2014

Sony Pictures Entertainment will celebrate the 30 th anniversary of its blockbuster franchise Ghostbusters with a series of special events and home entertainment releases. As a highlight of the celebration, the original 1984 film has been restored and remastered in 4K and will be returning to the big screen, in over 700 locations in the United States and Canada, for a limited engagement starting August 29 (Labor Day weekend). (more...)

Open Road Films Acquires Rights to Jon Stewart's Directorial Debut ROSEWATER
by Movies News Desk - May 12, 2014

Open Road Films announced today that it has acquired U.S. distribution to Jon Stewart's ROSEWATER (more...)

Terry Crews Named New Host of WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE
by TV News Desk - May 07, 2014

Actor, author, fitness enthusiast, Old Spice pitchman and former NFL player Terry Crews will soon be adding “game show host” to his resume as he has been named the new host of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.” (more...)

Laura Dern, Bebe Neuwirth & More to Be Honored at GSFF
by Movies News Desk - Mar 31, 2014

On June 6, 2014 Twentieth Century Fox will release The Fault in Our Stars, the anxiously awaited adaptation of John Green's bestseller, starring 2014's 'It Girl,' Shailene Woodley, as a teen battling cancer while falling in love for the first time. (more...)

Ivan Reitman Explains Why He Won't Direct GHOSTBUSTERS 3
by Movies News Desk - Mar 29, 2014

Ghostbusters first hit the big screen in 1984. It was a highly successful comedy; and finally, a third installment in the series is being added. However, Ivan Reitman, the original director, says he does not want to play a large role. He is willing to produce it, but not direct it. (more...)

GHOSTBUSTERS 3 Set to Begin Shooting in 2015
by Movies News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

MTV Reports that the long-awaited reboot of the 'Ghostbusters' franchise is set to begin shooting in early 2015. (more...)

Lin-Manuel Miranda to Host GHOSTBUSTERS Screening at United Palace, 3/23
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2014

The United Palace Theatre and UPCA (United Palace of Cultural Arts) will feature a 30th Anniversary screening of Ivan Reitman's classic comedy GHOSTBUSTERS, as part of it's new 'Sunday Movies at the Palace' screening series, curated and hosted by Tony and Grammy Award-winning performer/writer Lin-Manuel Miranda (In the Heights) on March 23rd. Stage show begins at 5:00 followed by the screening at 5:30. (more...)

Robert Simonds, TPG Growth, Hony Capital, and Gigi Pritzker Launch Next Generation, Fully-Integrated Film Studio
by BWW News Desk - Mar 10, 2014

LOS ANGELES, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Producer Robert Simonds, TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity investment platform of TPG,Hony Capital, a leading private equity firm in China, and producer Gigi Pritzker today announced the launch of a next generationfilm studio,and the closing ofmultiple financing and distribution transactions. Incubated by TPG Growth and Mr. Simonds,the studio's strategy is to finance, produce and self-distribute8 to 10star-driven theatrical films for the global markets per year.Between the debt and equity financing closed today, and commitments for distribution from theatrical and other distribution partners,the studio expects to investwellover $1 billion in new film production over the next five years. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Kevin Costner Stars in Super Bowl Spot for DRAFT DAY
by Movies News Desk - Jan 30, 2014

Summit Entertainment has released the Super Bowl spot for its upcoming football-themed drama DRAFT DAY. Starring Kevin Costner, the Ivan Reitman-helmed movie hits theaters on April 11, 2014. (more...)

VIDEO: First Look - Kevin Costner Stars in Ivan Reitman's DRAFT DAY
by Movies News Desk - Dec 24, 2013

Summit Entertainment has released the first trailer for its upcoming football-themed drama DRAFT DAY. Starring Kevin Costner, the Ivan Reitman-helmed movie hits theaters on April 11, 2014. Get a first look below! (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - PLAYWRIGHT: FROM PAGE TO STAGE on PBS
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2013

A rare and intimate glimpse into the dynamic process of creating and launching new plays, Playwright: From Page to Stage follows two outstanding young playwrights through the writing, development, staging, rehearsal, and public performance of their plays. (more...)

Orlando Jones to Take Over as Madea in TYLER PERRY'S A MADEA CHRISTMAS, Set for Release Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2013

NAACP Award nominee Orlando Jones will now play the role of Mabel 'Madea' Simmons in the next installment of the Madea franchise entitled 'Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas'. He replaces creator Tyler Perry, who is focusing on the partnership between his company and Oprah Winfrey's struggling OWN network that was announced last October. (more...)

BWW Interviews: NEW GIRL Creator and Writer Liz Meriwether
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 22, 2013

Earlier this week, New Girl Creator, Executive Producer and writer Liz Meriwether spoke to reporters about what's ahead for the hit FOX comedy starring Zooey Deschanel. (more...)

VIDEO: Sneak Peek - PLAYWRIGHT: FROM PAGE TO STAGE on PBS
by TV News Desk - Nov 12, 2013

A rare and intimate glimpse into the dynamic process of creating and launching new plays, Playwright: From Page to Stage follows two outstanding young playwrights through the writing, development, staging, rehearsal, and public performance of their plays. (more...)

Film Society of Lincoln Center to Present Scary Movies 7
by Movies News Desk - Oct 15, 2013

The Film Society of Lincoln Center's annual horror fest Scary Movies returns for its 7th edition featuring several U.S. and New York City premieres among its lineup of highly anticipated horror films and thrillers (more...)

Arian Foster Invests In Health Warrior
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2013

Health Warrior, Inc., purveyor of premium Chia Seeds and Chia Bars, announced today that three-time Pro Bowl running back and one of the top players in the NFL, Arian Foster of the Houston Texans, has made a significant financial investment in the company. In addition to being an investor in the high-growth food company, Foster will serve as an Ambassador, joining Health Warrior in the battle against the conventional western diet of salt, sugar, and fat. (more...)

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