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Julie Taymor’s “Tempest” poster sets Shakespeare’s world ablaze

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Now that’s how you make a teaser poster. Julie Taymor’s spin on William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” will ride the festival circuit this fall before arriving in theaters on Dec. 10. The gender-swapping film stars Helen Mirren as the Sorceress Prospera, who plays magically deadly games with[...]

There is no Miramax without the Weinsteins

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Reports are frantic that the bidding for Miramax is almost over. A group of investors, which doesn’t include Harvey and Bob Weinstein, seems eager to get the once great company. Now Colony Capital, the group that is also co owner of Michael Jackson’s Neverland, is said[...]

Salma Hayek Wants “Ugly Betty” Broadway Musical

By: Roger Friedman hollywoodnews.com: I am happy to report that Oscar nominee Salma Hayek (“Frida”) is ready for her return to film. Hayek has been mostly AWOL since having baby Valentina two years ago with husband Francois Pinault. But she’s been back in force here at Cannes as Pinault–handsome. blonde,[...]