Shannyn Sossamon

  • Rick Moranis Wants to Act Again, Just Not in Ghostbusters

    Rick Moranis unofficially retired nearly two decades ago, after his wife died of breast cancer in 1997, and he made the career switch from actor to stay-at-home single parent. Now the '80s star says he's ready for a comeback but doesn't want it to involve Ghostbusters (he played accountant Louis…
  • 6 Crappy Marvel Movies That Are Not Worth Watching

    Marvel once made a movie featuring a human-duck romance. And that's not the worst of it. Read about the comic book company's worst cinematic attempts before the MCU.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Feminist drama 'Suffragette' opens London Film Festival

    The London Film Festival opened Wednesday with "Suffragette", the story of Britain's feminist movement that fought for women's voting rights in the early 20th century. "This is such an important movie," said Meryl Streep, one of the film's stars, at a press conference in London. The three-time…

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  • 'Steve Jobs' Movie: A Who's Who Guide to Apple's Early Days

    The movie "Steve Jobs" focuses on the Apple co-founder, but there are other people depicted in the film who also played a part in helping shape the company's history.

    ABC News
  • Kodak Names Steve Bellamy President of Motion Picture and Entertainment

    In an endorsement of its showbiz commitments — and of celluloid — Kodak has appointed Steve Bellamy as its new president of Motion Picture and Entertainment. “Kodak has always been driven by bringing innovation to a wide range of industries, and Steve Bellamy will help us deliver leading creative…

  • Spike Lee on Oscar speech: 'Gonna try to keep positive'

    NEW YORK (AP) — Spike Lee says he hasn't had time yet to plan what he'll say when he gets his honorary Oscar next month — he's busy trying to finish up his new movie, "Chiraq," for a year-end release. But he promises he's "gonna try to keep positive."

    Associated Press
  • Amy Doyle Named EVP For VH1 & Logo

    Chris McCarthy, who was named General Manager of VH1 in July in addition to his GM duties at Logo, has named MTV and VH1 executive  Amy Doyle as his deputy. Doyle has been appointed EVP for VH1 & Logo. In the newly created role, Doyle will assist McCarthy with the oversight of the management and…

  • Australian Films Have Best Ever Year at Local Box Office

    Screen Australia says diversity is helping, launches call for more family fare.

  • Review: 'Malala' is a gripping story, eloquently told

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Many people know the basic elements of the story of Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani teenager who was the youngest person ever to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. But "He Named Me Malala" retells that story in a deft and affecting way. Director Davis Guggenheim, who made the…

    Associated Press
  • Flemish Director Robin Pront Signs With WME & Anonymous Content

    EXCLUSIVE:  Young Flemish director Robin Pront has signed with WME and Anonymous Content following the world premiere of his debut feature The Ardennes at the Toronto Film Festival. The film is about two bandit brothers — one fresh from prison, the other eager to escape their criminal past — who…

  • Christina Aguilera Confirmed For ‘The Voice’ Season 10

    It’s official: Christina Aguilera will join fellow coaches Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Pharrell Williams for Season 10 of The Voice , NBC confirmed today. The 10th season will begin in February. The Voice is averaging a 3.5 rating, 11 share in adults 18-49 and 12.6 million viewers overall in…

  • Relativity And Ryan Kavanaugh Face Challenges In Keeping International Partners On-Board

    EXCLUSIVE:  Ryan Kavanaugh may yet get his beloved Relativity back- at least its film operations- but even if the bankruptcy judge does approve the deal, the flame haired mogul has some major making-up to do with his international partners. A significant element of Relativity’s business model has…

  • A Minute With: Joseph Gordon-Levitt talks walking 'The Walk'

    By Jill Serjeant NEW YORK (Reuters) - Heights don't scare Joseph Gordon-Levitt, which came in handy when the actor was tasked with recreating Frenchman Philippe Petit's audacious 1974 high-wire walk between the roofs of New York's Twin Towers in the movie "The Walk." The former "3rd Rock from the…

  • ‘Steve Jobs’ screenwriter Aaron Sorkin says he’s done with Silicon Valley

    Aaron Sorkin has been busy defending his portrayal of the visionary, complex Apple co-founder in the new “Steve Jobs” movie, fending off criticism from those who knew Jobs personally.

  • Winona Ryder: A ’90s Rebel Grows Up

    As the star of cult films like ‘Heathers’ and ‘Reality Bites,’ Winona Ryder became a Gen X icon. Now, with the new film ‘Experimenter,’ she opens up about settling into adulthood.

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  • 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…

  • Canal Plus, Disney Extend Programming Deal With Force – Mipcom

    Canal Plus is getting an extra dose of The Force. A renewed deal between the French pay-TV outlet and Disney Media Distribution will begin in January 2016 and encompass first-run features as well as SVOD services — and that means Star Wars , too. Disney has been heavily promoting its relationship…