FilmRise has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to director Peter Pardini’s Now More Than Ever: The History of Chicago. Stateside fans of the seminal rock band can catch the documentary on New Year’s Day 2017, as CNN Films has the U.S. broadcast distribution rights.
NIcole Kidman will be honored with the International Star Award for her performance in Lion. The honor will be given to the actress at the Palm Springs International Film Festival’s (PSIFF) Film Awards Gala.
The new trailer to Disney’s live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast has debuted, and the trailer’s pretty excellent. The picture, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens as the titular characters, is directed by Bill Condon (Dreamgirls, Mr. Holmes). The trailer, as well as images from the film, are available after the jump.
Oh the carnage! It’s cutting time at The Voice! So far, the singers have passed the Blind Auditions, the battled it out in back-to-back rounds to advance to the live shows. But by the end of the night 20 will become 12 as each of the four teams loses two members. And pulling the band-aid right off, this year’s round of 20 allows for live voting as the show goes on, meaning that there’s no waiting for a full night of results (or even a West Coast airing) before it’s time for some vocalists to say their farewells. So let’s get down to it and see who’s left. Continue reading “‘The Voice’ Top 20: The First Cuts are the Deepest”
Sullivan Stapleton, star of NBC’s Blindspot, has also starred in his share of features. His next flick Renegades, co-stars J.K. Simmons and was partly shot in Croatia. The film’s trailer and Stapleton audio is featured after the jump: