Alan Silvers

  • This new photo of Ben Affleck in 'Batman v Superman' is the best look of the actor as the Dark Knight yet

    Most of the shots and videos so far of Ben Affleck as Batman in next year’s “Batman v...

    Business Insider
  • Hail Caesar! from the Coen brothers gets its first hilarious trailer

    Ethan and Joel Coen can do drama and noir like nobody else, but they're also absolutely hilarious. Those skills are on full display in the first trailer for their new film, Hail Caesar! It's a period piece, set in Hollywood's golden era, with George Clooney playing an aging actor that's off his…

    The Verge
  • Ellen Pompeo Calls Out Daniel Craig for His James Bond Comments: "This Dude Needs a Reality Check"

    Ellen Pompeo tweeted that Daniel Craig "needs a reality check" after the Spectre actor made seemingly disparaging comments about playing James Bond on Thursday, Oct. 8 -- see what they each said!

    Us Weekly
  • ​Visual music: The graphic novel roots of 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

    For all its explosive energy, "Mad Max: Fury Road" found its genesis on the page as something quite different. The film's director George Miller tells how the road warrior journeyed from graphic novel to celluloid, and what lies beneath the bluster.

  • New ‘Steve Jobs’ clip features an intense Woz berating Jobs

    Jony Ive might not have any interest in seeing the Aaron Sorkin penned Steve Jobs biopic, but it’s a safe bet that the upcoming film will attract a lot of interest once it opens up to a widespread release later this month. In an effort to keep the hype train going, Universal Pictures yesterday put…

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  • ABC Buys Paul Lieberstein Legal Dramedy

    Former The Office  executive producer/showrunner Paul Lieberstein has sold a second broadcast project, the hourlong Negotiations. Set up at ABC through ABC Studios, Negotiations is a comedic drama about life, politics and romance in one of the world’s largest law firms. Lieberstein will write…

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    Aishwarya on ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ (11 photos)

    Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be seen doing some daring stunts in her comeback film “Jazbaa”, but the actress says it’s not an action entertainer. Directed by Sanjay Gupta, “Jazbaa” has received a U/A certificate from the Central Board of Film Certification and is set to release this Friday.…

    Yahoo India Movies
  • ‘Beasts of No Nation’ Hits Cinemas and Netflix

    ‘Beasts of No Nation,’ the intense story of a child soldier in an unnamed West African country, will begin streaming on Netflix on Oct. 16, the day it opens in cinemas across the U.S.

    The Wall Street Journal
  • With drones in tow, Anderson debuts 'Junun' documentary

    NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Thomas Anderson premiered his first documentary, "Junun," on Thursday at the New York Film Festival, unveiling a sonically rich portrait of Indian musicians recording an album with Radiohead's Johnny Greenwood.

    Associated Press
  • Selena Gomez says suffered from lupus, underwent chemotherapy

    (Reuters) - Pop singer and actress Selena Gomez has revealed in an interview that she was diagnosed with the autoimmune disease lupus, which led to her canceling the end of her tour in 2013, but that the disease is now in remission. "I was diagnosed with lupus, and I’ve been through chemotherapy,"…

  • Dafna Linzer Upped To Managing Editor Of Politics At NBC News & MSNBC

    Memo to staff this afternoon from NBC News president Deborah Turness and MSNBC chief Phil Griffin: All, As we head into this exciting and important election year, we continue to build up our political coverage across both NBC News and MSNBC. To that end, we’re pleased to announce that Dafna Linzer…

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    'Aladdin' Cast Reunites for Iconic 'A Whole New World' Performance

    Lea Salonga and Brad Kane are accompanied by Oscar-winning composer Alan Menken on the piano in this exclusive performance of their iconic duet, "A Whole New World," from Disney's "Aladdin."

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  • Horror Anthology ‘Southbound’ Bought by The Orchard for North America

    The Orchard has bought North American distribution rights to horror anthology “Southbound,” which premiered in the Midnight Madness section of the Toronto Film Festival last month. The distributor plans to release the film in the first half of 2016. The film contains five stories set on desolate…

  • The Incredibles 2 is coming in 2019

    The sequel to Pixar's beloved The Incredibles finally has a release date. On Thursday, Pixar announced the The Incredibles 2 — written and directed by Brad Bird again — would hit theaters on June 21, 2019. The original film, which starred actors like Samuel L. Jackson and Holly Hunter, was released…

  • John Boehner Cancels On ‘Tonight Show’ After Kevin McCarthy Bails On Speaker Race

    Jimmy Fallon's guest lineup tonight just got nuked thanks to  House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who stunned Washington and TV news networks this morning by dropping his bid to succeed John Boehner as Speaker of the House. The vote to replace Boehner, aka third in line for the White House, has…

  • ‘Sicario’ Star Emily Blunt to be Feted at Hamptons Film Fest

    Emily Blunt will be honored with Variety’s Creative Impact in Acting Award at a dinner at the Hamptons Intl. Film Festival on Oct. 11. It’s a fitting location, as Blunt was named one of the fest’s Rising Stars a decade ago. Speaking of Blunt’s career achievements, Variety executive editor Steven…

  • ‘Impractical Jokers’ Renewed For Season 5 By TruTV

    TruTV has greenlighted a 26-episode fifth season of prankster show Impractical Jokers. It comes on the heels of the series’ successful Live Punishment Special on September 3 that celebrated the show’s 100th episode. The special episode that featured a high-wire walk at South Street Seaport aired…