DERIDDER, La. (AP) — Netflix has bought the rights to a movie set in a century-old southwest Louisiana landmark called the Gothic Hanging Jail, even though it was filmed on the other side of the state.
New Orleans native Patricia Clarkson won a Golden Globe Award for her role in the HBO series "Sharp Objects" during ceremonies Sunday night.
Things get groovy on Saturday night's "Austin City Limits" when New Orleans funk masters Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews & Orleans Avenue, with special guest Cyril Neville, take the stage.
Actress Camille James Harman, a Louisiana native, is currently appearing as former Republican political strategist Mary Matalin in "Vice," which leads the pack with six nominations at this year’s Golden Globes, airing Sunday on NBC. It’s an irreve…
Mads Mikkelsen’s roles as the dark sorcerer in “Dr. Strange” and Imperial scientist in “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” more than qualify him for this weekend’s Wizard World New Orleans.
New Orleans native Patricia Clarkson has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her role in the HBO series "Sharp Objects," it was announced Thursday morning.
In October, Tyler Perry announced that he is retiring Madea, the tough, boisterous matriarch that the New Orleans native has portrayed for almost 20 years in a series of stage plays and films.
This holiday season, the movie pipeline is bursting with musicals, superhero action, comedy, earnest biopics and even some out-of-season horror. And that's in addition to the usual remakes and re-imaginings, sequels and spinoffs.
A Grinch of a tornado destroyed most of the Ken and Marybeth Jenkins family's outdoor Christmas decorations days before the 2014 holiday.
For Bre-Z, getting out of the car and making her way to the restaurant Sylvain for an interview and photo shoot on Friday afternoon took a little time.
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
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.
“Green Book,” the People’s Choice Award winner at last week’s Toronto International Film Festival, will open the 2018 New Orleans Film Festival.
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.
NEW YORK — Burt Reynolds, whose credits included acclaimed films such as "Deliverance" and commercial hits like "Smokey and the Bandit," has died.
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.
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.
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…
A teen from Slidell and another from Metairie will be tackling tall tales on the new show, "Mythbusters Jr.," on Science Channel.
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.
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.
Former WWL-TV reporter and anchor Michelle Miller will be a permanent co-host of "CBS This Morning: Saturday" starting this weekend.
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.
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.
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.
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…