Batman’s Commissioner Gorden Gets his Own Fox Series

The Fox television network has ordered a Batman spin-off series based around police commissioner James Gordon. The Gordon “origin” story, to be titled Gotham, will follow him in his days as a detective, long before Bruce Wayne dons the batsuit. Written by Britain’s Bruno Heller (The Mentalist, Rome), it will feature some of the series’ […]

2013 Latin Grammy Award Nominations

The Latin Recording Academy announced the nominations for the 14th Annual Latin GRAMMY at the Avalon in Hollywood, California Among the artists present announcing the nominations were the nine-time GRAMMY winner Natalie Cole, Latin GRAMMY winner Aida Cuevas, singer Leslie Grace, singer Gaby Moreno, two-time Latin GRAMMY winner songwriter Draco Rosa and five-time winner of […]

BAFTA Announces list of ‘Breakthrough Brits’.

Seventeen talented newcomers have been singled out by BAFTA for its first list of ‘Breakthrough Brits’. A jury of industry experts selected those who have been making a name for themselves in the worlds of film, television and gaming. This is England writer and director Shane Meadows and actors Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones were […]

De Niro Steps Into Gandolfini Role in HBO’s Criminal Justice

HBO has revealed Robert De Niro will replace James Gandolfini in new mini-series Criminal Justice, following the death of The Sopranos star in June. De Niro will play an ambulance-chasing New York lawyer in the show which Gandolfini had been developing, based on the 2008 BBC series by Peter Moffat. Gandolfini had starred in the […]

Silence Is truly Golden, First Mary Pickford Film Found

A long-lost movie starring actress Mary Pickford, the silent star known as “the girl with the golden curls”, is to be restored and shown to the public. Pickford received her first on-screen credit in “Their First Misunderstanding”, made in 1911. But the film was thought to have disappeared by historians who followed the performer’s career. […]