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Stories with subject: Academy Awards
  • Official Whitney Houston doc in the works from Oscar-winner 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 8:06 pm

    LOS ANGELES - An official Whitney Houston documentary is in the works from Oscar-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald. It will be the first to be authorized by the late pop superstar's estate since her death in 2012 at age 48. Altitude Film Entertainment announced the project on Thursday.

  • In 'BFG,' Rylance takes on a new role: Spielberg regular 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 10:05 am

    NEW YORK - The first time Steven Spielberg offered a role to Mark Rylance, the actor said no. That was 30 years ago for "Empire of the Sun." Now, Rylance can't stop saying yes.