Patricia Clarkson, Alessandro Nivola to co-star in 'Elephant Man'

Patricia Clarkson, Alessandro Nivola to co-star in 'Elephant Man'

NEW YORK, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Patricia Clarkson, Bradley Cooper and Alessandro Nivola are to star in Bernard Pomerance's "The Elephant Man" on Broadway this fall, producers said.
Tucci and Blunt wed again

Tucci and Blunt wed again

LONDON, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Stanley Tucci and British literary agent Felicity Blunt exchanged vows during a formal ceremony in London, weeks after marrying in a civil service.
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Cooper to reprise 'Elephant Man' role

Cooper to reprise 'Elephant Man' role

NEW YORK, April 16 (UPI) -- Bradley Cooper is to star in the play "The Elephant Man" at New York's Williamstown Theatre Festival, Artistic Director Jenny Gersten said Monday.

Pell to play Ron's mom on 'Parks'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16 (UPI) -- Comedy writer Paula Pell will play Tammy, the mother of character Ron Swanson on the U.S. sitcom "Parks and Recreation," TVGuide.com reported.
Tucci, Clarkson to host Gotham Awards

Tucci, Clarkson to host Gotham Awards

NEW YORK, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Stanley Tucci and Patricia Clarkson have signed on as hosts of the 20th anniversary Gotham Independent Film Awards show in New York, organizers said Monday.
Hopper happy to work with Kingsley

Hopper happy to work with Kingsley

NEW YORK, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Dennis Hopper said he was thrilled to share scenes with Ben Kingsley in their new film, "Elegy."
Elton John party raises $5.1M for charity

Elton John party raises $5.1M for charity

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- The 16th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards viewing party raised $5.1 million in Los Angeles Sunday night, the foundation announced Monday.

'I'm Not There' director honors Ledger

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Todd Haynes paid tribute to Heath Ledger, the late star of his film "I'm Not There," at the 2008 Film Independent Spirit Awards Saturday in Santa Monica, Calif.
'I'm Not There' to get Altman Award

'I'm Not There' to get Altman Award

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Patricia Clarkson and Dennis Quaid are to present a prize to the team behind the film "I'm Not There" at the Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, Calif.
Stars line up for Spirit Awards show

Stars line up for Spirit Awards show

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Organizers of Film Independent's 2008 Spirit Awards said dozens of Hollywood's biggest stars are planning to attend the upcoming show in Santa Monica, Calif.

'King's Men' to premiere at Toronto fest

TORONTO, July 7 (UPI) -- A remake of the 1949 film "All the King's Men" starring Sean Penn will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in September.

Sony reschedules 'All the King's Men'

LOS ANGELES, April 13 (UPI) -- Sony Pictures' "All the King's Men" starring Sean Penn finally has a release date for U.S. theaters.

Hollywood to remake to van Gogh films

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Hollywood is planning remakes of two films by slain Dutch director Theo Van Gogh, "Blind Date and "Interview."

Clooney film to open New York fest

NEW YORK, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- George Clooney's star-studded political drama "Good Night, and Good Luck" has been chosen to open the 43rd New York Film Festival.

'Six Feet Under' shifts to Mondays

LOS ANGELES, May 5 (UPI) -- "Six Feet Under" will move from Sunday nights to Mondays when it returns for its fifth and final season, HBO announced Thursday.

Movie academy invites new members

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 30 (UPI) -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 127 filmmakers -- including Sean Penn and Sofia Coppola -- to become members.

'Six Feet Under' set to return next month

HOLLYWOOD, May 14 (UPI) -- "Six Feet Under," the quirky U.S. series about a family of funeral directors is set to return on HBO June 13, just as "The Sopranos" wraps for the season.

Kidman: 'Dogville' shoot stimulating

TORONTO, March 23 (UPI) -- Nicole Kidman describes working with Danish filmmaker Lars von Trier on his stripped-down, 1930s drama "Dogville" as unusual, yet stimulating.

Tennesse Williams fest for Kennedy Center

WASHINGTON, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- An upcoming Center production of "A Streetcar Named Desire" casts Brian F. O'Bryne, Adam Rothenberg and Amy Ryan in key roles of the Washington production.

McCarthy says 'Station Agent' tough sell

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Thomas McCarthy admits he experienced some initial difficulty selling his film, "The Station Agent," because his leading man is under 5 feet tall.

Stars line up to go 'Six Feet Under'

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Some of Hollywood's best and brightest are lining up to guest star on HBO's hit funeral-home drama "Six Feet Under."

Dinklage: People relate to 'Station Agent'

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Peter Dinklage said in New York he thinks "The Station Agent" has done as well as it has because people connect with the film's characters.

'Thirteen' buzz surprises young actress

NEW YORK, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Actress Evan Rachel Wood said in New York she is surprised by the reaction she is getting for her performance in the drama "Thirteen."

10th Annual SAG Awards acting nominees

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- The Screen Actors Guild Thursday announced its nominees for outstanding performance for the 10th annual SAG awards.
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