Martin Scorsese

‘The Batman’ will have a punishingly long run time

“They should call it ‘The Punisher’ amirite?”

Former HBO Exec Len Amato Joins MasterClass as Chief Content Officer

Len Amato, a 13-year veteran of HBO, joined MasterClass as chief content officer at the company that sells subscriptions to celebrity-led online courses. In the new role, Amato…

Tales from the Awards Circuit: Highlights of a Return to Live Events

In the past year, thanks to vaccines and an abundance of caution, in-person events began to resume throughout the season. It began with Emmy FYC panels, usually filled…

The Most-Anticipated Movies Coming in 2022

Will 2022 be the year the film release calendar returns to semi-normalcy? No one knows yet, but while many movies premiered directly on streaming last year, there are…

Apple, Adam McKay, Jennifer Lawrence Team on Elizabeth Holmes Movie ‘Bad Blood’

Apple Original Films will back “Bad Blood,” a feature film from “The Big Short” writer and director Adam McKay that will star Jennifer Lawrence as Theranos founder Elizabeth…

Oklahoma’s Stable Incentives, Studio Space and Crew Boosts Production

Oklahoma has seen booms before, mostly in the oil business. But right now, the state’s boom has more to do with celluloid. Among several Sundance hits over the…

Ringo Starr Launches Online Class on How to Play Drums

Ringo Starr wants to share some peace and love — and his experience playing drums for one of the most famous bands of all time. Starr launched an…

Jonah Hill to team up with Martin Scorsese again for Grateful Dead biopic

The “Wolf of Wall Street” star will be starring as Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia in the musical film.

Jonah Hill Is Jerry Garcia in Martin Scorsese’s Grateful Dead Biopic

The story of The Grateful Dead, one of rock music’s all-time greatest bands, will be told in an upcoming untitled biopic, courtesy of Apple. The company has lined…

Martin Scorsese to Direct Grateful Dead Biopic Starring Jonah Hill as Jerry Garcia

Martin Scorsese is making a musical biopic about The Grateful Dead, with Jonah Hill set to star as the iconic rock band’s frontman Jerry Garcia. The project reunites…

How Bob Dylan talked his way into his first recording session 60 years ago

After being rejected by two record labels, the aspiring folk singer from Minnesota worked his few NYC connections to land a contract.