Backstage speaks to actor Emayatzy Corinealdi about her breakout lead role in Ava DuVernay's Sundance hit "Middle of Nowhere," now playing at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Casting an ensemble is a tough task, but the SAG Awards have nominated some incredible groups of actors this year. We showcase the honored ensembles in the slideshow below!
Sony Pictures inks a new deal to bring its movies, like "Tootsie," to the stage. Can the film industry giant match its own critical and commercial success on Broadway?
John Cooper, director of the Sundance Film Festival since 2009 and part of the Sundance programming team for more than 20 years, explains how actors and filmmakers can make the most of it.
Mary Vernieu will cast the cartel thriller "Ten," starring Schwarzenegger and Sam Worthington, while Vickie Thomas will cast comedy "Ride Along," starring Ice Cube and Kevin Hart.
Kasi Lemmons talks about the unconventional path that led her to directing and her latest film the inspirational holiday feature, "Black Nativity."
As states like New York, North Carolina, and Oregon strengthen their tax incentives for local film and TV production, actors may be tempted to leave L.A. for good.
We sat down with the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright (and Tony-winning actor) to discuss how he adapted his masterwork “August: Osage County” for the screen.
“Gangster Squad,” whose claim to have been inspired by a true story is based solely on there once being a mobster named Mickey Cohen in Los Angeles, wastes a top-notch cast, including Josh Brolin, Ryan Gosling, and Emma Stone.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead discusses her career and her new film "Smashed," co-starring Aaron Paul, with Backstage.