Filmed in New Orleans and nearby locations in southeast Louisiana, “Green Book” depicts a 1962 tour of the Deep South by African-American concert pianist Don Shirley.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Friday, November 02, 2018
Take a trip back in time this weekend when the entire set of a period movie set in 1939 goes on sale at an Arabi warehouse, 7000 N. Peters Ave., next to the Domino Sugar Refinery.
Thursday, November 01, 2018
After nine days of screenings, parties and networking, the New Orleans Film Society’s 29th annual New Orleans Film Festival came to a close on Oct. 25. The jury and audience awards were announced Wednesday, in addition to the winners of the festiv…
Thursday, October 25, 2018
It was the last day of filming “City of a Million Dreams: The Untold Story of Funerals in New Orleans,” and as the cast and crew milled about in the early morning sun, Jason Berry stood watching with a mixture of pride and wistfulness.
Monday, October 22, 2018
New Orleans native Aimée Fortier thinks her guest-starring role on Thursday night's "Law & Order: SVU" is about a lot more than a television show.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Glamour galore! Check out photos from New Orleans Film Festival's red carpet. The festival continues through Oct. 25 with screenings at multiple locations and parties.
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Saturday, October 13, 2018
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
The 230 films screening at the New Orleans Film Festival include such high-profile awards contenders as “Widows,” “Roma” and “Green Book.” This year’s lineup is also the most diverse in the festival’s 29-year history.
Saturday, September 29, 2018
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Thursday, September 20, 2018
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
“Green Book,” the People’s Choice Award winner at last week’s Toronto International Film Festival, will open the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival.
Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Saturday, September 15, 2018
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Friday, September 07, 2018
An open casting call for background actors for Kirsten Dunst's new YouTube Premium series will take place Monday at South Slidell Library's meeting room, 3901 Pontchartrain Drive in Slidell.
Thursday, September 06, 2018
NEW YORK — Burt Reynolds, whose credits included acclaimed films such as "Deliverance" and commercial hits like "Smokey and the Bandit," has died.
Monday, September 03, 2018
Sunday, September 02, 2018
Standing 5-feet-9 in black designer jeans and a black blouse, Belle Chasse native Michelle Champagne looks every inch the New York fashion industry pro.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Thursday, August 16, 2018
It can’t be good if Kevin Spacey is one of the few reasons to see “Billionaire Boys Club.” Unfortunately, Spacey is the best thing in this misbegotten, made-in-New Orleans crime drama.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Sean Gerowin is leading a meeting of the Backyard Shed Films team two days before the 48 Hour Film Project competition begins. Amid tables of desktop computers, sound editing and lighting equipment, he’s jotting down a list of props the team can u…
Monday, July 23, 2018
A teen from Slidell and another from Metairie will be tackling tall tales on the new show, "Mythbusters Jr.," on Science Channel.
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
The French Film Festival, once a summertime event, moved to earlier in the year. And the indie film-focused Film-O-Rama, another festival held at the Prytania Theatre, is no more.
Saturday, July 14, 2018
Actress Patricia Clarkson didn't read Gillian Flynn's novel "Sharp Objects" until after shooting her role in HBO's limited-series adaptation of the story.
Friday, July 13, 2018
Former WWL-TV reporter and anchor Michelle Miller will be a permanent co-host of "CBS This Morning: Saturday" starting this weekend.
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Filmmaking brothers and Metairie natives Mark and Jay Duplass' Netflix series "Wild Wild Country" received an Emmy nomination Thursday for outstanding documentary or nonfiction series.
Monday, July 09, 2018
The new school year is just weeks away. When school starts, kids won’t be able to go to the movies any summer day of the week to see their heroines and heroes: Elastigirl, Ant-Man, the Wasp, Han Solo and Chewbacca.
Wednesday, July 04, 2018
Tuesday, July 03, 2018
Nick Loeb, the former fiancé of "Modern Family" star Sofia Vergara, is directing the filming of a Roe v. Wade-themed movie in New Orleans, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Monday, July 02, 2018
When it was announced last month that WDSU anchorman Scott Walker was leaving broadcast news on July 27, it came as a surprise to both his employers and the viewing audience. After all, who walks away from a successful career at the age of 43, esp…
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
NEW YORK — Shaquille O'Neal is already known by many names. Superman. The Diesel. The Big Aristotle. But he would like to add another to the list: Movie Star.
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
An upcoming Investigation Discovery two-hour documentary "Sugar Town" will examine the March 2014 death of 22-year-old Victor White III while in police custody in New Iberia, the network announced Tuesday.
Friday, June 22, 2018
Monday, June 18, 2018
Sunday, June 17, 2018
In the newest episode of Anthony Bourdain's CNN series "Parts Unknown," the late chef, world traveler, adventurer and television personality documented a visit to south Louisiana last February to immerse himself in Cajun Mardi Gras.
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Friday, June 15, 2018
A few months before Anthony Bourdain's death, the TV star spent Mardi Gras in Mamou and Lafayette, dressed in full attire to chase chickens in true Courir de Mardi Gras fashion.