Comedy

Eva Green Supports Johnny Depp: ‘I Have No Doubt He’ll Emerge With His Good Name’

Eva Green showed support to Johnny Depp on social media amid his $50 million defamation trial against Amber Heard. Green and Depp starred opposite one another in Tim…

Sky Studios Elstree Taps Noel Tovey as Managing Director – Global Bulletin

NEW HIRES Sky Studios Elstree, which will open later this year, has named Leavesden Studios sales VP Noel Tovey as managing director. Tovey (pictured above) has also previously…

‘Corsage’ Review: A Superb Vicky Krieps Gives the Empress New Clothes in a Brilliant Reclamation of the ‘Sissi’ Legend

The Empress is unimpressed. Introduced to us at the beginning of Marie Kreutzer’s sneaky and terrific Un Certain Regard premiere “Corsage,” submerged in a bathtub during one of…

Spain’s ‘Still Life With Ghost,’ ‘Goat Girl,’ ‘The Remnants,’ ‘There Is Evil,’ Presented at Cannes’ Producers Network

Enrique Buleo’s “Still Life With Ghost,” Ana Asensio’s “The Goat Girl,” Gala Gracia’s “The Remnants of You” and Esteban Alenda Bros.’ “There Is Evil” are some of the…

Adil El Arbi, Bilall Fallah to Direct ‘2000’ About Sexual Abuse Survivor’s Rebellion (EXCLUSIVE)

Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, the Belgian directing duo behind “Bad Boys For Life” and Cannes’ Midnight Screening title “Rebel,” are developing “2000,” a film based on…

‘Holy Spider’ Producers Look to Hit High Note With Jazz Drama ‘Köln 75’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Berlin-based One Two Films, in Cannes this week with Ali Abbasi’s competition title “Holy Spider,” is prepping a new feature from writer-director Ido Fluk, the filmmaker behind 2016…

Movie Adaptation of Bestselling Novel ‘A Whole Life’ Picked Up by Picture Tree Intl. (EXCLUSIVE)

Picture Tree Intl. has acquired international sales on “A Whole Life,” which is based on the bestselling novel by Robert Seethaler, and was adapted for the screen by…

Don’t ever ask ‘Barry’ star Bill Hader this question again

“Google that question and my name. I’ve answered this, like, 50,000 times,” Hader said about a question he gets asked over and over again.

The Long Road to ‘Spinning Gold’: Why It Took Three Decades to Bring the Story of Six Decadent Disco Years to the Screen

The story of Casablanca Records has been told by many — in books, articles and by the larger-than-life characters who lived through the salad days of mid- to…

Judd Apatow on George Carlin: ‘He was the Madonna of comedy’

Judd Apatow’s new two-part documentary, “George Carlin’s American Dream,” offers a comprehensive, sprawling account of the late comedian’s life — unfolding, in part, through a treasure trove of Carlin’s personal archives and memorabilia. “We were so lucky because he was a bit of a hoarder and so much existed,” Apatow, 54, told The Post. “We…

Cannes Portrait Studio

The Cannes Film Festival is underway, and as the stars climb the red carpet steps of the Palais, Variety is busy bringing you all the behind-the-scene details. Tom…

‘Downton Abbey: A New Era’ review: This creaky series must end now

Bring on the bulldozers — it’s time to demolish Downton.