Barry Jenkins cements himself as an essential voice with "If Beale Street Could Talk"                "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse" is the best animated film of the year                Snubs and surprises mark the Screen Actors Guild nominations as "A Star Is Born" leads the way                2018 Critics Choice nominations led by Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite"                Nicole Kidman: Boy Erased and Destroyer - Hollywood Film Tribute                “Beautiful Boy” – Timothée Chalamet: Hollywood Film Tribute                “First Man” by Damien Chazelle: Ryan Gosling, Claire Foy - Hollywood Film Tribute                Natalie Portman shines in the otherwise confounding "Vox Lux"                Golden Globe nominations announced! "Vice" leads the charge!                “Green Book” - Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali: Hollywood Film Tribute                "Mary Queen of Scots" can't live up to its royal lineage                "Ben Is Back" sees father and filmmaker Peter Hedges direct his son Lucas Hedges to a brilliant performance                Hollywood Film Tribute: GLENN CLOSE for her excellent performances                A final crack at Golden Globe nominations before Thursday's announcement                “Mary Poppins Returns” and “Once Upon a Deadpool”: Films to see in December        

Tag Archives: Labor

Chavez Film: The Producer Strikes Back

By ROBERT W. WELKOS The producers of a new biopic about the late labor leader Cesar Chavez are rushing to tamp down a flickering controversy appearing on Latino social media over whether unionized workers were fired and non-union personnel employed on the film. The allegation is being vigorously disputed by lead producerPablo[...]

Directors Guild of America today announced that the 66th Annual DGA Awards will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2014

The Directors Guild of America today announced that the 66th Annual DGA Awards will take place on Saturday, January 25, 2014 in the Ray Dolby Ballroom at Hollywood & Highland in Los Angeles. 77 years since its founding in 1936, the DGA has fought for the economic and creative rights of[...]

Lindsay Lohan reveals who she is voting for as of now

HollywoodNews.com: Although someone might change her mind before the big day, Lindsay Lohan recently revealed who she plans to vote for in the Presidential election. Lindsay was at an event in Beverly Hills when she commented on what she thinks is important in this election, states UsMagazine.com. “I just think employment[...]

Kardashians reportedly planning lawsuit over sweatshop rumor

HollywoodNews.com: The Kardashian family is apparently none too happy with the recent sweatshop rumors, and now they are allegedly going to hit back. It is rumored that the family is planning on suing over the story from ‘Star’ magazine, states TMZ. The family allegedly felt that the lawsuit was libelous and[...]

Howard Stern sues Sirius over stocks

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Is it possible to put a value on Howard Stern’s talent? The radio personality is going to give it a try now that he has filed a lawsuit against his current employer, Sirius Satellite Radio. At issue is a number of performance-based stock options that were built into[...]

“Hobbit law” passes, changes New Zealand legislation for Peter Jackson

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: New Zealand’s Parliament officially closed the books on the labor dispute that almost shut Peter Jackson and his crew out of the country, passing what has come to be known as the “Hobbit law” on Friday morning by the vote of 66-50. The vote amended an existing law[...]

‘American Idol’ sued in $300 million matter

HollywoodNews.com: A contestant who was once rejected by ‘American Idol’ but then asked to appear on the 2010 finale is not happy about how the situation played out. Ian Benardo is claiming that problems with ‘Idol’ began in 2006 when he first tried out and was told by producers to “gay[...]

Kate Gosselin’s kids get work permits

HollywoodNews.com: Kate Gosselin will be able to keep putting her kids to work thanks to the Pennsylvania labor department. The Department of Labor & Industry has reported that the children are not being unlawfully exploited through the show Kate Plus 8 and are being given work permits, states Access Hollywood. There[...]