WATCH LIVE: Avril Haines’ Senate confirmation hearing for Director of National Intelligence

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WATCH LIVE: Alejandro Mayorkas’ confirmation hearing for Director of Department of Homeland Security

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Excellent !: First Look Photos From ‘Mortal Kombat’ Reboot Have Arrived, Director Promises Plenty of Gore & Fatalities

Source: AAron Ontiveroz / Getty Fans have wondered what to expect from the upcoming Mortal Kombat reboot. Entertainment Weekly has provided us some insight. Ahead of the film’s April 16 release in theaters and on HBO Max, Entertainment Weekly unleashed on … Read more…

‘First Goodbyes’ Director Mathilde Profit on Touring the World From Home With Her Directorial Debut

MyFrenchFilmFestival, organized by UniFrance, kicks off Friday, and among the shorts that have made their way through the festival circuit and to the online event is Mathilde Profit’s father-daughter road trip tale “First Goodbyes.” Her first solo directing venture, Profit … Read more…

Ted Cruz’s Communications Director Resigns Amid Fallout From Deadly Capitol Riot

Lauren Blair Bianchi reportedly was “not comfortable” with the Republican senator’s efforts to overturn Joe Biden’s election win. Politics – U.S. Political News, Opinion and Analysis SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and … Read more…

Director Bryan Fogel Returns To Oscar Race With Jamal Khashoggi Documentary ‘The Dissident’

Documentary filmmaker Bryan Fogel has become expert at telling complex stories of international intrigue. He won the Oscar for his 2017 documentary Icarus, which blew the lid off Russia’s sports doping conspiracy. In his new film, The Dissident, he turns an investigative … Read more…

National Institutes of Health director Francis Collins on the coronavirus (Full Stream 1/6)

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HBO Boards Scandinavian Drama Series ‘The Investigation’ From ‘Mindhunter’ Director Tobias Lindholm

Hit Scandinavian crime drama The Investigation, from A War and Mindhunter director Tobias Lindholm, is getting a U.S. airing after HBO acquired the limited series. The premium cable network has bought the linear and streaming rights to the six-part series, … Read more…

Mike Fenton, Famed Casting Director on ‘Back to the Future,’ ‘E.T.’ and Many Other Movies, Dies at 85

Mike Fenton, the legendary casting director who worked on the “Back to the Future” franchise, “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial,” “Raiders of the Lost Ark” and scores of other classic movies and TV shows, has died. He was 85. Fenton co-founded what … Read more…

“It’s Just Human Emotions”: Director Hao Wu On Drama Of Oscar-Contending Covid Doc ’76 Days’

The Oscar-contending documentary 76 Days, set in hospitals in Wuhan, China as the city endured lockdown after the eruption of Covid-19, is cinéma vérité par excellence. No sit-down interviews, no TV news reports spliced in—just the pure visual drama of … Read more…

“These Kids Need Me” Indiana Preschool Director Takes On Second Job As Ride-Share Driver To Buy Christmas Gifts For Her Students

Source: adamkaz / Getty Yesterday, we wrote about the super powers Black folks were going to obtain yesterday, the beginning of the Winter Solstice and the first time since Medieval times (1226)  that Jupiter and Saturn were this close to … Read more…

‘Greenland’ Director Ric Roman Waugh on Action, Emotion and Finishing His Film in Lockdown

Director Ric Roman Waugh’s “Greenland” was originally scheduled to be released in June, but the pandemic changed that — it’s now available on premium VOD. Waugh, who reunites with “Angel has Fallen” actor Gerard Butler, had not yet finished his … Read more…

Mission Impossible director thanks crew for ‘the journey’ after Tom Cruise COVID rant

The director of the latest instalment of Mission Impossible has thanked his cast and crew, just days after a recording was released of Tom Cruise ranting at members of the production team. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News … Read more…

‘Ramy’ Director Christopher Storer To Helm Colin Jost-Pete Davidson Comedy ‘Worst Man’ For Universal

EXCLUSIVE: Christopher Storer has been tapped to direct the Universal wedding comedy Worst Man starring Colin Jost and Pete Davidson. The idea is based on an original idea pitched by Jost, Matthew Bass and Theodore Bressman. The wedding comedy follows … Read more…

‘Wonder Woman’ director Patty Jenkins lands new Star Wars movie ‘Rogue Squadron’

“Wonder Woman” director Patty Jenkins’ next project will take her to a galaxy far, far away. Jenkins will helm the next installment of George Lucas’ iconic intergalactic franchise, “Star Wars: Rogue Squadron,” Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy revealed Thursday. The announcement … Read more…

Emmy-Winning ‘Watchmen’ Director Nicole Kassell To Helm HBO/Sky’s Horror Comedy ‘The Baby’; All-Female Writers Room Assembled

Nicole Kassell, the Emmy-winning Watchmen director, has inked a deal to become the lead director on HBO and Sky’s dark horror comedy The Baby, which is housed at Chernobyl producer Sister. Kassell will also serve as an executive producer on … Read more…

‘District 9’ Director Neill Blomkamp Has Made An Under-The-Radar Supernatural Horror Movie During The Pandemic

EXCLUSIVE: District 9 and Elysium director Neill Blomkamp has made an under-the-radar supernatural horror movie during the pandemic. Backed by Midway outfit AGC Studios, the untitled film shot in British Columbia over the summer and is the director’s first feature … Read more…

Coronavirus updates: One-day death toll surpasses 3,000; CDC director warns of 450K deaths by February; 48 NBA players test positive

NBA says 48 players have tested positive for virus. Hawaii couple arrested for traveling after positive COVID test. 273K U.S. deaths. Latest news.        GANNETT Syndication Service SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

France’s Cine Sud Promotion Boards ‘Land and Shade’ Director Cesar Acevedo’s ‘Horizonte’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Thierry Lenouvel’s Cine Sud Promotion has boarded the upcoming sophomore feature of Colombia’s Cesar Augusto Acevedo, “Horizonte” whose debut feature “Land and Shade” (“La Tierra y La Sombra”) took Cannes 2015 by storm, winning the Camera d’Or for best first … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: Former CISA director Christopher Krebs on the 2020 election, cyber threats and more

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Republicans attack, Democrats defend Biden’s outspoken pick for OMB director

President-elect Joe Biden’s choice of Neera Tanden for OMB director upsets Republicans as Democrats rally to her historic nomination’s defense. ABC News: Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of … Read more…

Fired director of US cyber agency Chris Krebs explains why he says vote was “most secure in Ameri…

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Biden hires all-female senior communications team, names Neera Tanden director of OMB

Jennifer Psaki will be White House press secretary, and Kate Bedingfield will be communications director. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION … Read more…

‘MLK/FBI’ Director Sam Pollard on Documentary Filmmaking After Black Lives Matter: ‘You’ve Got to Keep Pushing’

Sam Pollard’s “MLK/FBI” follows the dirty war that America’s FBI declared on civil rights figurehead Martin Luther King, a vendetta that began in the 50s and ended with his assassination in 1968, inspired by recent revelations (as well as credible … Read more…

‘You Can’t Just Come With a Camera and Shoot’: Ulrike Ottinger Reflects on Life as a Nomad Director

German filmmaker Ulrike Ottinger has been making films for nearly 50 years now, creating experimental and often transgressive work that frequently walks the line between documentary reality and artistic truth. Nothing has fazed her in this time, even working in … Read more…

‘Le Temps Perdu’ Director Maria Alvarez to End Trilogy About Art and Old Age With ‘Close’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Following 2017’s “Las Cinéphilas,” about retired women who go to the cinema every day, and this year’s “Le Temps Perdu,” which just had its world premiere in IDFA’s feature-length documentary competition, Argentinian director Maria Alvarez is already developing the third … Read more…

Former director of U.S. cyber agency Chris Krebs on what upsets him most about being fired

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‘Garage People’ Director Natalija Yefimkina Enters the Secret World of Russia’s Man-Caves

Inspiration can strike at any time, but for first-time director Natalija Yefimkina it came from an unlikely source. “In the garage, I found everything,” says the 37-year-old, a Russian-speaking Ukrainian now based in Germany. Presented in IDFA’s Best of Fests … Read more…

‘The Forty-Year-Old Version’ Director Radha Blank Receives Sundance Institute’s 2020 Vanguard Award

Source: Rich Fury / Getty Radha Blank, the brilliant creator behind Netflix’s The Forty-Year-Old Version, has a growing collection of impressive awards and nominations ever since breaking into the film space this year, and her latest win is worth every … Read more…

Director Tristram Shapeero Offers Lukas Gage ‘Unvarnished Apology’ Over Zoom Call Remarks

Shortly after insisting that he won’t be apologizing again for insulting the ‘Euphoria’ star’s apartment, the director claims to be ‘using the word ‘poor’ in the sense of deserving sympathy.’ Aceshowbiz.com – Celebrity News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Director Tristram Shapeero Apologizes to Euphoria’s Lukas Gage Over Viral Audition Video

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IDA Documentary Awards Reveals Nominations For Its First Virtual Ceremony; Four Pics Vie For Both Best Feature & Director

The International Documentary Association has announced the nominees for its 36th Annual IDA Documentary Awards, and a certain streaming service dominates. Netflix scored a leading 18 noms for the 2020 IDAs, more than three times its nearest rival. PBS is … Read more…

Director Tristram Shapeero Writes Formal Apology to Lukas Gage for Audition Video Comments

Tristram Shapeero, the director who has been identified as the voice in ‘Euphoria’ actor Lukas Gage‘s viral audition video, is speaking out with a formal apology letter. Earlier today, it was revealed that the British-born television director came forward as … Read more…

British director admits he is ‘unmuted’ voice who insulted star’s flat in Zoom audition

British director Tristram Shapeero has admitted he was the filmmaker caught insulting Euphoria star Lukas Gage’s “tiny apartment” when he thought he was muted during a virtual audition. Entertainment News – Latest Celebrity & Showbiz News | Sky News BEST … Read more…

‘She Had a Dream’ Director Raja Amari on Battling Sexism and Racism in Today’s Tunisia

There have been a number of recent documentaries—Netflix’s “Knock Down the House,” featuring Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and “Time for Ilhan,” looking at Ilhan Omar—that are about female politicians of color who have challenged the status quo on gender and race as … Read more…

Lukas Gage’s Viral Video of “S–t Talking Director” Has Celebs Playing the Guessing Game

If there’s one thing celebs can bond over, it’s a mutual dislike of badly behaved directors. So when Euphoria actor Luke Gage shared a now-viral video of an unidentified director… E! Online (US) – Top Stories SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click … Read more…

WATCH LIVE: CDC Director Redfield speaks on restarting the American economy, COVID-19 and vaccines

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Trump fires director of Homeland Security agency who had rejected President’s election conspiracy theories

President Donald Trump on Tuesday fired the Department of Homeland Security official who had rejected Trump’s claims of widespread voter fraud. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card … Read more…

Malaga Festival Director Juan Antonio Vigar on Spanish-Language Market Trends, Series, New Talent

Few figures in the Spanish film industry dress as formerly, or as well, as Malaga Intl. Film Festival director Juan Antonio Vigar. But then he takes his job very seriously indeed. While many other Spanish festival directors have more or … Read more…

‘The Square’ Director Ruben Ostlund Speaks About Followup ‘Triangle of Sadness’

Director Ruben Ostlund, who won the 2017 Palme d’Or and was Oscar-nominated for “The Square,” finished filming his followup, dark comedy “Triangle of Sadness,” on Saturday after a 73-day shoot. Shooting started on Feb. 4, but repeated delays due to … Read more…

Director David Perez Sanudo Discusses Buzz Film ‘Ane Is Missing,’ New Basque Cinema (EXCLUSIVE)

“Ane Is Missing,” the feature debut of Spain’s David Pérez Sanudo, begins with a fixed shot of a woman security guard sitting in a hut on a construction site. For a full 45 seconds absolutely nothing happens until a firebomb … Read more…

Miles Teller, Shailene Woodley & William Hurt To Star In Timely Political Satire ‘The Fence’ From Icelandic Director Grimur Hakonarson — AFM Hot Pic

EXCLUSIVE: Miles Teller (Whiplash), Golden Globe nominee Shailene Woodley (Big Little Lies) and Oscar-winner William Hurt (Kiss Of The Spider Woman) are set to star in political satire The Fence from in-demand Icelandic director Grímur Hákonarson. The film’s fun premise … Read more…

Director Fokion Bogris on Challenging Greek Masculinity in Thessaloniki Player ‘Amercement’

Athens-born Fokion Bogris is among the generation of Greeks who have spent most of their adult lives in the shadow of austerity measures and a seemingly never-ending economic crisis. Like many of his country’s filmmakers, the self-taught director, who turned … Read more…

Ron Howard On Filming ‘Hillbilly Elegy’: “I Thought Of It As An Emotional Epic” – Interview With The Director And Co-Star Glenn Close

EXCLUSIVE: “My mom was from a very small town and my dad was a farm boy, and when I read this book I recognized that I had really been looking for a story that I could tell that would allow … Read more…

Mayo Clinic Family Medicine Residency – Eau Claire: “Overview and Program Director Message”

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‘Be My Eyes’: ‘Child’s Play’ Director Lars Klevberg Helming Genre Pic With ‘Crawl’ Team At Paramount

EXCLUSIVE: The Crawl production team of Sam Raimi and Craig Flores have another contained genre feature in development over at Paramount entitled Be My Eyes. Directing Be My Eyes is Child’s Play and Polaroid Norwegian filmmaker Lars Klevberg. Written by Jud Cremata with rewrites underway by Pet Sematary scribe Jeff Buhler, Be … Read more…

Brandon Cronenberg’s ‘Possessor Uncut’ Wins the Sitges Festival’s Best Film, Director Awards

Brandon Cronenberg has proven to be an heir to his father, David, with his grisly sophomore feature, “Possessor Uncut,” which took home best film and director at Spain’s 53rd Sitges Film Festival on Saturday. Running Oct.8-18, the fantastic film fest, Europe’s … Read more…

Europa enfrenta un “punto de inflexión” en la lucha contra coronavirus según el director general de

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Ridley Scott Eyes Another Epic: Joaquin Phoenix As Napoleon In ‘Kitbag’ As Director Today Wraps ‘The Last Duel’

EXCLUSIVE: Ridley Scott will team with Joaquin Phoenix for Kitbag, with the Oscar-winning Joker star to play French military leader and emperor Napoleon. Pic is set at 20th Century Studios, where Scott Free has its deal. This comes as Scott … Read more…

Public Health Luminary Encourages CDC Director Redfield To Stand Up To Trump | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

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‘We Want to Help the World Better Understand China.’ Meet Chen Xiaoqing, the Film Director Using Food to Make Friends

The humblest food becomes wondrously photogenic in the films of Chen Xiaoqing, creator of the hit Netflix series Flavorful Origins and its progenitor Once Upon a Bite. Dumplings are crafted on timber boards amid billows of flour. Steam shrouds mottled … Read more…

Meek Mill’s Commitment to Acting Debut Put Under Spotlight by ‘Charm City Kings’ Director

Angel Manuel Soto points out why he believes the ‘Going Bad’ rapper was able to relate to the story, while producer Caleeb Pinkett notes the importance of the MC’s music to the dirt bike culture film. Aceshowbiz.com – Movie News … Read more…

U.K.’s Twickenham Studios Taps Cara Sheppard as Managing Director (EXCLUSIVE)

Cara Sheppard is joining the U.K.’s Twickenham Studios (TW1), where she will lead and guide all aspects of production, post-production and emerging technology as managing director. Sheppard joins from post-production facility Warner Bros De Lane Lea, where she was managing … Read more…

Montana judge ousts Trump’s temporary Bureau of Land Management director, casting doubt on range of decisions

A Montana judge ruled Friday that William Perry Pendley, the effective director of the Bureau of Land Management, had failed to get Senate approval and had stayed beyond the limit allowed under the Federal Vacancies Reform Act of 1998. As … Read more…

Director Jerónimo Quevedo on San Sebastian Work in Progress Title ‘The Fossilized Remains’

Producer Juan Segundo Álamos was in San Sebastian to showcase “Los restos fósiles” (The Fossilized Remains), the debut feature film from award-winning Argentinian director Jerónimo Quevedo. At WIP Latam, the new San Sebastian Industry initiative focused on Latin American productions … Read more…

Lulu Wang Critiques Choice Of Ron Howard As Director Of Film On Chinese Pianist Lang Lang

The director of 2019’s “The Farewell” has called for greater representation behind the camera, especially in filming the story of the celebrated pianist’s life. Entertainment – Latest News, Photos And Videos BEST MUSIC DEAL UPDATE: Save Up to 77% On … Read more…

Universal Lands Hot One: Stuntman Turned Director David Leitch To Helm Untitled Stuntman Drama To Star Ryan Gosling; Entertainment 360 & 87North Producing

EXCLUSIVE: After a heated auction, Universal Pictures has landed a package for an untitled drama that has David Leitch directing Ryan Gosling. Drew Pearce, who wrote for Universal the Leitch-directed hit Fast and Furious spinoff Hobbs & Shaw, is set … Read more…

Exclusive interview with Anna Mastro, director of ‘Secret Society of Second Born Royals’

Spotlight Report were lucky enough to interview the talented director Anna Mastro. Mastro is the director of the upcoming Disney+ feature ‘The Secret Society of Second Born Royals’, premiering on Disney+ 25th September! The film is about a group of second … Read more…

Exclusive interview with Anna Mastro, director of ‘Secret Society of Second Born Royals’

Spotlight Report were lucky enough to interview the talented director Anna Mastro. Mastro is the director of the upcoming Disney+ feature ‘The Secret Society of Second Born Royals’, premiering on Disney+ 25th September! The film is about a group of second … Read more…

Felicity Jones, ‘On the Basis of Sex’ Co-Stars & Director Pay Tribute To Ruth Bader Ginsburg

In December 2018, marking Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court, Fox Searchlight released On the Basis of Sex, a biopic of the trailblazing Justice. Following Ginsburg’s death from cancer at age 87, she was mourned by Felicity … Read more…

FBI director affirms Russia’s aim to ‘denigrate’ Biden ahead of election

Lawmakers pressed Christopher A. Wray to address politically motivated violence and foreign election interference. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST … Read more…

Most Americans probably won’t be able to get a Covid-19 vaccine until mid-2021, CDC director says

A wedding in Maine is linked to 176 Covid-19 cases and the deaths of seven people who didn’t attend the celebration, demonstrating just how easily and quickly the virus can spread at social gatherings, public health experts say. CNN.com – … Read more…

Director of National Institutes of Health: ‘We Are NOT Going To Take Shortcuts On Vaccine Safety’

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WATCH: Surgeon General and NIH Director testify in Senate hearing on coronavirus vaccine

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Breonna Taylor Documentary Director: ‘Her Death Was A Loss To The Whole Community’ | MSNBC

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‘This Film Is Sounding an Alarm.’ What Cuties Director Maïmouna Doucouré Wants Critics to Know About Her New Film

Maïmouna Doucouré did not imagine that her award-winning debut feature film—a coming-of-age tale drawn from her personal experiences—would spark international controversy and calls for a boycott. “For me, this film is sounding an alarm,” the French Senegalese director tells TIME, … Read more…

‘Impeachment: American Crime Story’: Michael Uppendahl Replacing Richard Shepard As Director & EP

Michael Uppendahl has stepped in as director and executive producer on American Crime Story: Impeachment, Ryan Murphy’s upcoming FX limited series about the Bill Clinton-Monica Lewinsky sex scandal. He replaces Richard Shepard, who recently exited the project. Shepard signed on … Read more…

Special Episode: Alan Filderman, Director/Casting Director of Berkshire Theatre Group’s “Godspell”

On today’s special episode, Ashley talks with Alan Filderman, director and casting director of the currently-running production of “Godspell” from Berkshire Theatre Group. The first professional musical sanctioned by Actors’ Equity Association to open in the U.S. since the nationwide … Read more…