Kevin Atkins

  • Tom Hiddleston Reveals Why He Was Cut From Avengers: Age Of Ultron

     ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ would’ve been just as successful with or without the inclusion of the hugely likeable Tom Hiddleston (we think), but now the actor’s revealed why he was cut from the movie. Speaking to Digital Spy, the charming Brit who plays the devilish Loki in the Marvel Cinematic…

    Mike P Williams
  • Batman v Superman: Jesse Eisenberg Actually Playing Lex Luthor Jr

    Jesse Eisenberg won’t be portraying the Lex Luthor we all know and love in next year’s ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’. In fact, Eisenberg will playing Alexander Joseph Luthor Jr, son of Lex Luthor Snr, who has taken over his father’s company and turned it into a tech giant. The unexpected…

    Ben Skipper
  • Review: 'Steve Jobs' plays man versus machine

    When is someone going to open a window in Aaron Sorkin's "Steve Jobs"? Alas, wrong operating system. Sorkin has dispensed with the traditional format of the biopic, instead framing the life of ...

    Associated Press
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    Drive-in movie art (16 photos)

    This artist is a real Car -avaggio, making amazing hyperrealistic works inspired by drive-in theaters that depict real-life moments at the movies . Czech artist Andrew Valko, 58, created these stunning film-scene paintings after visiting drive-ins across the U.S. (Caters News) Artwork by Andrew…

    Yahoo News
  • Family of late actor Robin Williams reach settlement in legal dispute

    By Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The widow and children of late Oscar-winning actor Robin Williams, who died by suicide last year, have reached a proposed settlement after a bitter dispute over his estate, according to court papers. The settlement, filed in San Francisco Superior Court on…

  • Endemol Shine CEO Defends TV Business: “We Have Never Had It So Good” – Mipcom

    In her first major speech since taking over the post of CEO of Endemol Shine Group, Sophie Turner Laing today sounded a defense of the TV business, and offered up considerations for the future of the fast-evolving landscape. In a talk that might have been just as suited for the UK’s prestigious…

  • ‘Furious 8’ Director Shortlist Down To Last Few

    The search for the director of Furious 8 is down to the last few. No deals have been made. No offers have been made. No decisions have been made. Here is who we have been hearing is legitimately in the mix: Louis Leterrier, Will Eubank, F. Gary Gray. Other director who have been considered are…

  • ‘Kilo Two Bravo’ Director & Writer Ink With Verve

    EXCLUSIVE: Kilo Two Bravo director Paul Katis and writer Tom Williams have signed with Verve, the lit agency said today. The war drama, BAFTA nominated this past year when it was known as Kajaki: The True Story , recounts the story of a platoon set out to disable a Taliban roadblock. On nearing…

  • GoPro Steals the Show in Fox's "The Martian"

    Action camera maker GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO) landed a starring role in Twenty-First Century Fox's (NASDAQ: FOX) The Martian, which made an impressive $55 million during its opening weekend. In the movie, Matt ...

  • Jeanne Tripplehorn, Callum Keith Rennie Join Cast of 'Little Pink House'

    Production on the film is about to begin in Vancouver.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • PFW Photo Diary: Roger Vivier Gets Groovy

    The grand Maison de l'Amerique Latine in Paris set the stage for Roger Vivier's Summer Sweets presentation.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Busan: Gitanjali Rao’s ‘Bombay Rose’ Blooms With France’s Les Films d’Ici

    “Bombay Rose,” the first feature by award-winning Indian animator Gitanjali Rao, will be produced by France’s Les Films d’Ici, a veteran outfit with some 275 credits since 1975. The company’s Serge Lalou (“Waltz with Bashir”) is producing alongside Clara Mahieu (“Narcossist”). Gitanjali Rao Films…

  • MTV’s Nicole Byer Pilot Casts Sophie Von Haselberg, Fahim Anwar & Rachel Hilson

    EXCLUSIVE: Sophie von Haselberg, Fahim Anwar and Rachel Hilson have been cast as series regulars opposite Nicole Byer in MTV’s untitled Nicole Byer pilot. They join previously cast Kimrie Lewis-Davis. Byer plays a young adult who is forced to move in with her sister and four kids in the suburbs…

  • Kirsten Dunst Thinks TV Is Way Better Than Film

    Kirsten Dunst just joined the growing chorus of folks who say that, when it comes to creativity, TV now trounces the movies.  In an interview with The Guardian -- pegged to the imminent premiere of Season 2 of FX's "Fargo," in which Dunst stars -- the actress said that "the movie industry is in a…

    Huffington Post
  • How to Double Your Money Every 4 Years

    In a recent study, a group of University professors show how 539 individual investors were able to consistently double their money every 3.5 years.

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    Argo: The True Story That Inspired the Movie

    Here's how Hollywood movie magic helped save lives in a hostage situation.

    Scripps Ulive
  • Greg Garcia Producing Schoolteacher & Millennial Comedies For NBC & Fox

    Greg Garcia has teamed with two more writers who worked on his most recent series, CBS' The Millers —   Austen Earl and Chadd Gindin — for new half-hour projects, Letters To Beyonce and The Pack, that have landed at NBC and Fox. They join two comedy projects with The Millers…

  • Phil Craig Exits Discovery Networks International After Eight Months As VP/Chief Creative Officer

    Not quite a year after he was announced, and only eight months after assuming the job, Phil Craig is bowing out as VP and chief creative officer of Discovery Networks International. News broke as Craig was attending MIPCOM. “Phil Craig has decided to step down from his role as EVP & Chief Creative…