Tag Archives: Shanghai

“Grandma” and “Mistress America”: Ten Films to see in August

Welcome to August folks! As always, I like to take a look at the month in advance to see what cinematic offerings are coming our way. This time out, it’s obviously the August releases that I’m going to be prepping you for, and once again as an added bonus, I’ve[...]

Shanghai’s $2.4 billion “DreamCenter” to Open in 2017

In a sign of Hollywood’s expanding ties with China, DreamWorks Animation and Chinese partners Thursday unveiled their $2.4 billion “DreamCenter,” an entertainment complex in Shanghai that is set to open in 2017. The complex will contain a 500-seat IMAX cinema with international film festivals and red carpet events in mind,[...]

Lady Gaga wax figures to be revealed next month

HollywoodNews.com: Madame Tussauds will be unveiling a number of Lady Gaga wax figures next month that will reportedly be the biggest launch in the company’s history. The wax figures will reportedly be unveiled at the store locations in London, Amsterdam, Berlin, New York, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Shanghai and Hong Kong,[...]

Russell Crowe is gonna be kung-fu fighting

HollywoodNews.com: Russell Crowe will be starring in Wu-Tang Clan rapper RZA’s directorial foray “The Man With the Iron Fist.” The film will be set in feudal China and shot on location in Shanghai in December. RZA spoke to E! about the news. Revealing very little about Crowe’s character, who will[...]

John Cusack flies with ‘The Raven’

HollywoodNews.com: Having time warped earlier in the year in “Hot Tub Time Machine,” John Cusack is transporting himself to another era, circa the late 1800s. Cusack will play the famed horror-thriller author Edgar Allen Poe in the Intrepid Pictures and FilmNation production of “The Raven.” As has been the vogue with[...]

Lady Gaga getting waxed

By Molly Sullivan HollywoodNews.com: Lady Gaga is going to be the next big name in line to get a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in order to immortalize the outrageous popstar. The eccentric singer will have her wax figure debuted at the New York Madame Tussauds location, while various other locations will[...]

Elin is Back: Tiger Wood’s wife has returned from China

hollywoodnews.com: Tiger Woods’ wife Elin has returned to the U.S. from China Elin is back at her Orlando-area home after visiting family in Shanghai and is considering a reunion in California with Tiger, according to RadarOnline.com. [...]

Forest Whitaker Attaches to “Little Treasure”

hollywoodnews.com; Belltower Entertainment announced today that Academy Award Winner Forest Whitaker (Last King of Scotland) is formally attached to star in the Feature Film entitled “Little Treasure” to be filmed entirely on location in Shanghai, China. Michael D. Olmos (Splinter) is attached to direct. Belltower utilized in part, a $1[...]

Natalie Portman, Shia LaBeouf love ‘New York’

BY SEAN O’CONNELL HollywoodNews.com stays on top of the latest DVD and Blu-ray releases so you know which films are worth your time and money. This week, we recommend: ‘New York, I Love You’ Producer Emmanuel Benbihy gets credit for the concept: Choose a major metropolis, then turn loose teams of creative filmmakers[...]