Nzingha Stewart

  • London Film Festival puts focus on women, onscreen and off

    LONDON (AP) — The London Film Festival opens Wednesday with "Suffragette," the story of British women who fought for the right to vote — a milestone on a journey to equality that many believe is still unfinished.

    Associated Press
  • Hairbrush Heaven!

    Airy, 60's-inspired blowouts with bangs were created by TRESemmé for Rebecca Minkoff's marvelously mod Spring 2016 collection.

  • Mipcom: Canal Plus, Disney Media Distribution Renew Pact

    CANNES– Canal Plus and Disney Media Distribution France have reupped their programming agreement including first run feature films and SVOD services. Kicking off in January, the pact gives Canal Plus access to movies from Walt Disney Pictures, Marvel Studios, Disney/Pixar and Lucasfilm pics. Pics…

  • Lionsgate UK Teams with Amazon, Odeon on ‘Hunger Games’ Preview

    British distribution and financing company Lionsgate UK is partnering with Amazon and theatrical exhibition circuit Odeon Cinemas to provide preview screenings of “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” in 3-D to customers who purchase their tickets through Amazon Local’s website. Tickets for the…

  • IMAX China $248 million IPO saw lukewarm reception from retail investors

    A $248 million Hong Kong IPO from IMAX China Holding Inc, majority-owned by the namesake giant screen movie theater equipment maker, saw particularly weak demand from retail investors, a filing showed on Wednesday. While there have been some signs of improving confidence in the market, with China…

  • Barry Diller On Donald Trump: If He Wins, I’m Fleeing The Country — Or Resisting

    Note to those of you who had Barry Diller in your which-media-mogul-will-endorse- Donald Trump pool: Thanks for playing our game. The IAC Interactive boss didn’t mince words about the GOP White House hopeful during an event in NYC today. "If Donald Trump doesn’t fall, I’ll either move out of the…

  • Jason Reitman, ‘Casual’ Creator Share Real Life Story Behind New Hulu Comedy

    Jason Reitman is making his first foray into television with Hulu’s new comedy series “Casual.”

    The Wrap
  • 15 days until Back to the Future Day: Soon you’ll be able to quench your thirst for Pepsi Perfect

    "Back to the Future" fans will finally be able to quench their thirst for Pepsi Perfect when a limited edition collectable of the bottle arrives on October 21, 2015 -- the date Doc and Marty travel to in "Back to the Future Part II."

  • Suicide Squad’s Will Smith Still Hasn’t Met Jared Leto, Only The Joker

    Having recently shot ‘Suicide Squad’ together you’d imagine that Jared Leto and Will Smith are now extremely close friends. Speaking to Zane Lowe during his appearance on Monday’s Beats 1 radio show, Will Smith, explained, “I have never actually met Jared Leto.

    Gregory Wakeman
  • Met Gala Heist Movie in the Works at New Line

    New Line is launching development of a heist movie set at the star-studded annual Met Gala in New York City. The Warner Bros. division picked up the spec script “Met Gala Heist,” written by Gregg Rossen and Brian Sawyer, and set up the project with Michelle Sy. The story focuses on a pair of…

  • Carmike to buy Robert Redford's Sundance Cinemas

    Carmike Cinemas, the nation's fourth-largest theater chain, has agreed to buy Robert Redford's Sundance Cinemas for $36 million.

    Los Angeles Times
  • London Film Festival To Kick Off With Star-Studded Suffragette Premiere

    The 59th London Film Festival kicks off in the capital tonight, giving movie buffs a chance to see some of the best unreleased films, classics, documentaries, shorts and world cinema. Among this year’s hot tickets is screenwriter Abi Morgan’s ‘Suffragette’, which launches the festival with a…

    Ben Arnold
  • Marvel’s Black Panther Finds Screenwriter

    It looks like there’s finally some progress to report on Marvel’s long-awaited ‘Black Panther,’ as The Wrap break the news that Joe Robert Cole is in talks to write the screenplay.

    Ben Bussey
  • John Woo tries his hand at television

    The Hong Kong director is set to produce "Cognition", a thriller that will take place both in the United States and in Asia covering the tracks of two serial killers. Just like producers Steven Spielberg, Martin Scorsese, Guillermo del Toro and Steven Soderbergh before him, John Woo will go from…

    AFP Relax News
  • Interviewing the Team Behind Evan's Crime

    Evan's Crime, directed by Sandy Tung, is an independent film about college kid who finds himself in deep trouble for a crime he didn't commit. The film premiered at the 31st Annual Boston Film Festival.Sam: My first question to you is the inspiration for this movie. It's obviously a cautionary tale…

    Huffington Post
  • New Tax Credits Boost Filming In L.A. In Q3

    California's new film tax credit already is paying dividends in Los Angeles, which saw a 3.8% increase in on-location filming during the third quarter of 2015 compared with the same period last year. The first round of TV projects that qualified under the incentives program entered production…

  • George Lopez Starring in ‘Aloha Santa’

    George Lopez will star in the upcoming comedy “Aloha Santa,” which will begin production in Maui in December. Lopez stars as Chris Cringle, the immature adopted son of Santa Claus, who finds his world turned upside down when his father passes on and leaves the duties of being Santa Claus to him.…

  • \'The Martian\': Helping Us Get Back Into Space

    'The Martian' was more than an Oscar-worthy movie. It represents the endless possibilities for the future of space travel.

    The Cheat Sheet