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Academy Museum Completes $388 Million Pre-Opening Fundraising Campaign Goal With Clos Photo Academy Museum Completes $388 Million Pre-Opening Fundraising Campaign Goal With Closing Gift From Laika
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 13, 2020

Bill Kramer, Director and President of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles, today announced that the new institution has exceeded its pre-opening fundraising campaign goal of $388 million.

Wake Up With BWW 11/3: The Actors Fund Gala Raises $1.1 Million, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 11/3: The Actors Fund Gala Raises $1.1 Million, and More!
by Stephi Wild - Nov 3, 2020

Today's top stories: The Actors Fund raised $1.1 million at its first-ever Virtual Gala last night! The event honored Matthew Broderick and Sarah Jessica Parker, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and more!

The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala Photo The Actors Fund Raises $1.1 Million at Virtual Gala
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 2, 2020

The evening featured appearances from Broadway luminaries including Medal of Honor recipients Tony Award-winning actor Matthew Broderick and Emmy Award-winning actor and producer Sarah Jessica Parker. The honor was presented to the couple by three-time Tony Award-winning actor Nathan Lane.

Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, November 2- with Rachel Brosnahan, Laura Benanti and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Monday, November 2- with Rachel Brosnahan, Laura Benanti and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 2, 2020

Today (November 2) in live streaming: Sing Out for Freedom, Beth Malone sings with Seth Rudetsky, and so much more!

The Actors Fund Virtual Gala Honors Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brian St Photo The Actors Fund Virtual Gala Honors Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More Tonight
by Stephi Wild - Nov 2, 2020

The Actors Fund will hold its first-ever Virtual Gala on Monday, November 2, 2020 at 7:00pm ET. The evening will celebrate The Actors Fund and the 35th anniversary of Career Transition For Dancers, a program of The Fund.

The Actors Fund Virtual Gala Will Honor Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bria Photo The Actors Fund Virtual Gala Will Honor Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brian Stokes Mitchell, and More
by Stephi Wild - Oct 5, 2020

The Actors Fund will hold its first-ever Virtual Gala on Monday, November 2, 2020 at 7:00pm ET. The evening will celebrate The Actors Fund and the 35th anniversary of Career Transition For Dancers, a program of The Fund.

Freeform & Hulu Acquire Linear and Digital Rights to Three Feature Films From STXfilm Photo Freeform & Hulu Acquire Linear and Digital Rights to Three Feature Films From STXfilms
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 17, 2020

In advance of today's Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour, Freeform and Hulu announce the acquisition of three hit films from STXfilms. The two Walt Disney Television entities struck a deal to license STXfilms' “Hustlers” and “The Upside,” each of which generated over $100 million during their North American theatrical run, as well as the STX hit comedy “I Feel Pretty,” which generated over $94 million worldwide. The films will simultaneously debut on Freeform and Hulu.

Showtime to Air Television Premieres of FIVE FEET APART, ON THE BASIS OF SEX and THE  Photo Showtime to Air Television Premieres of FIVE FEET APART, ON THE BASIS OF SEX and THE UPSIDE
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 19, 2019

Today, SHOWTIME announced that it will air the television premieres of Five Feet Apart on Monday, December 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, On the Basis of Sex starring Oscar® nominee Felicity Jones and Golden Globe® nominee Armie Hammer on Wednesday, January 1 at 9 p.m. ET/PT and The Upside starring Kevin Hart and Oscar nominee Bryan Cranston on Saturday, January 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker and Brian Stokes Mitchell to Be Honored at Th Photo Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker and Brian Stokes Mitchell to Be Honored at The Actors Fund Annual Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 10, 2019

The Actors Fund, the national human services organization for everyone in performing arts and entertainment, will hold its Annual Gala on Monday, April 6, 2020. The evening will celebrate Tony Award-winning actor Matthew Broderick and Emmy Award-winning actor, producer and designer Sarah Jessica Parker; Tony Award-winning actor and Chairman of The Actors Fund Brian Stokes Mitchell; Academy Award-winning producer, co-owner of the New York Football Giants, and philanthropist Steve Tisch; and American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) President Richard L. Trumka as they receive The Actors Fund's Medal of Honor.

Israel Film Festival In LA Announces Programming, Filmmaker & Actor Attendees Photo Israel Film Festival In LA Announces Programming, Filmmaker & Actor Attendees
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 30, 2019

THE 33rd ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL in Los Angeles, the largest showcase of Israeli cinema and television in North America, will present from November 12th a?" 26th over three dozen award-winning Israeli films, documentaries, short films and television series as well as in-person appearances from 25 of Israel's most acclaimed filmmakers and talent.  This encompasses two World Premieres, fifteen U.S. Premieres, six West Coast Premieres and five Los Angeles Premieres, announced today Israel Film Festival Founder/Executive Director Meir Fenigstein. 

Photo Coverage: CASAMIGOS Halloween Party-Brought to You by Those Who Drink It Photo Photo Coverage: CASAMIGOS Halloween Party-Brought to You by Those Who Drink It
by Marina Kennedy - Oct 28, 2019

Casamigos threw its annual “Brought to You by Those Who Drink It” Halloween party at Casamigos Co-founder Mike Meldman's Beverly Hills home.

Israel Film Festival in LA Announces INCITEMENT as the Opening Night Film Photo Israel Film Festival in LA Announces INCITEMENT as the Opening Night Film
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 24, 2019

THE 33rd ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL in Los Angeles, taking place November 12th – 26th, will present the U.S. Premiere of Incitement at its Opening Night Gala. Incitement is the winner of the Ophir Award for Israel's Best Feature Film of 2019 and Israel's Official Selection to the 2019 Academy Awards for Best International Feature Film. The Gala on November 12th at the Steve Tisch Cinema Center at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills will also honor two illustrious filmmakers: six-time Academy Award-winning producer Arthur Cohn with the 2019 IFF Lifetime Achievement Award as well as chair of WestEnd Films and Incitement producer Sharon Harel–Cohen with the 2019 IFF Achievement in Film Award, announced today Israel Film Festival Founder/Executive Director Meir Fenigstein.

INCITEMENT to Open the 33rd Israel Film Festival Photo INCITEMENT to Open the 33rd Israel Film Festival
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 24, 2019

THE 33rd ISRAEL FILM FESTIVAL in Los Angeles, taking place November 12th a?" 26th, will present the U.S. Premiere of Incitement at its Opening Night Gala.  Incitement is the winner of the Ophir Award for Israel's Best Feature Film of 2019 and Israel's Official Selection to the 2019 Academy Awards for Best International Feature Film. The Gala on November 12th at the Steve Tisch Cinema Center at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills will also honor two illustrious filmmakers:  six-time Academy Award-winning producer Arthur Cohn with the 2019 IFF Lifetime Achievement Award as well as chair of WestEnd Films and Incitement producer Sharon Harela?"Cohen with the 2019 IFF Achievement in Film Award, announced today Israel Film Festival Founder/Executive Director Meir Fenigstein. 

From Oscar(R) Winners Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg, Discovery's Timely New Series Photo From Oscar(R) Winners Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg, Discovery's Timely New Series WHY WE HATE Debuts Globally Sunday, October 13
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 26, 2019

The six-part series produced by Amblin Television and Jigsaw Productions is directed by Emmy(R) winners Geeta Gandbhir and Sam Pollard

 Art Marcum and Matt Holloway to Write MASTER OF UNIVERSE Reboot for Sony Photo Art Marcum and Matt Holloway to Write MASTER OF UNIVERSE Reboot for Sony
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jan 11, 2019

Art Marcum and Matt Holloway are set to write the script for the reboot of 'Master of Universe' from Sony Pictures and Mattel Films, according to Variety. The brothers Adam and Aaron Nee are still on board to direct the film.

Rupert Grint Cast in M. Night Shyamalan's Apple Series Photo Rupert Grint Cast in M. Night Shyamalan's Apple Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 30, 2018

Rupert Grint has joined Apple's upcoming psychological thriller series from M. Night Shyamalan and British TV writer Tony Basgallop, according to Deadline.

Sundance Film Festival Announces 2019 Film Lineup Photo Sundance Film Festival Announces 2019 Film Lineup
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 28, 2018

The nonprofit Sundance Institute announced today the showcase of new independent feature films selected across all categories for the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. The Festival hosts screenings in Park City, Salt Lake City and at Sundance Mountain Resort, from January 24 - February 3, 2019.

Epix's OUR LADY, LTD Begins Production Photo Epix's OUR LADY, LTD Begins Production
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 5, 2018

Premium television network EPIX® announced today that production has commenced on its original modern noir drama series Our Lady, LTD, with Damon Herriman (100 Bloody Acres), Chris Conrad (Patriot), Terry O'Quinn (Patriot, Castle Rock) and Hana Mae Lee (Pitch Perfect).  The newly announced cast joins previously announced Academy Award® winner Sir Ben Kingsley, two-time Academy Award nominee Jacki Weaver, Jimmi Simpson, Luis Guzman, and Kurtwood Smith. Steve Conrad (Wonder, Patriot) and Bruce Terris (Patriot) serve as executive producers and showrunners, with Conrad directing six episodes. The series, slated for a 2019 premiere on EPIX, is produced by MGM Television and internationally distributed by MGM.

Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles Announces Programming, Actors, Filmmakers Photo Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles Announces Programming, Actors, Filmmakers
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 18, 2018

The 32nd Israel Film Festival in Los Angeles, the largest showcase of Israeli cinema in the United States, will present from November 6th – 20th over 40 Israeli narrative films, documentaries, short films and television series as well as in-person appearances from more than 25 of today's leading Israeli filmmakers and talent. Along with hosting U.S. and west coast premiere showings, the Festival programming will include filmmaker tributes, its first ever co-presentation with the Skirball Cultural Center as well as select films reflective of both Jewish and Israeli living, the #MeToo Movement, the hip hop music scene, portraits of influential cultural leaders and sexual identity, announced Israel Film Festival Founder/Executive Director Meir Fenigstein.

VIDEO: Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston Star in the First Trailer for THE UPSIDE Photo VIDEO: Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston Star in the First Trailer for THE UPSIDE
by Stage Tube - Oct 3, 2018

The first trailer for The Upside, starring Kevin Hart and Bryan Cranston, has been released. Watch the trailer below!

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