Tim Halligan

  • 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…

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  • 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
  • John Woo to Produce TV Series ‘Cognition’ with Catalyst

    CANNES — John Woo, whose credits include “Mission Impossible II” and “Face/Off,” is to produce a original scripted television series titled “Cognition” in partnership with Catalyst Global Media, the television and film production company led by Charlotte Walls and Al Hardiman. The show is a…

  • 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
  • Busan Film Review: ‘A Korean in Paris’

    Even without the renewed media attention to the plight of migrants and minorities abroad, or the undying currency of art films about the lives of vagrants and prostitutes, there would be a sad, timely resonance to Jeon Soo-il’s “A Korean in Paris."

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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.

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  • EFA to Honor Christoph Waltz, Charlotte Rampling

    The two stars will be picking up honorary awards at the Dec. 12 event in Berlin.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • China Box Office: Local Titles Dominate Holiday Weekend

    Local films dominated the Chinese box office over the holiday weekend, accounting for over 90% of the week’s total.

  • 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…

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

    Production on the film is about to begin in Vancouver.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • How to Double Your Money Every Four 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.

  • 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 ...

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    Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks talk 'Bridge of Spies'

    "Bridge of Spies" earned a standing ovation at its premiere Sunday night at the New York Film Festival, and on Monday, Hollywood is buzzing about whether the film could bring director Steven Spielberg another best picture nomination.

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  • Fox Developing Couples Dancing Show As ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Awaits Renewal Decision

    Fox has put in development a couples dancing competition show from former The Voice executive producer Stijn Bakkers and American Idol producer FremantleMedia North America. Created/executive produced by Bakkers and Toby Gorman, EVP Alternative at FMNA, the untitled show highlights the lives of…

  • 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
  • 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…

  • Relativity President Tucker Tooley Resigns

    Relativity Media president Tucker Tooley, who helped guide the company for the last eight years and through a two-month-long bankruptcy, is leaving the company in 30 days, Relativity CEO Ryan Kavanaugh and Tooley announced Monday. The departure comes just as Relativity is trying to win approval for…