The crowd-pleasing “Silver Linings Playbook” took the top award at the Toronto International Film Festival on Sunday, closing the 37th edition world-renowned festival after 11 days and more 300 movies.
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.
In honor of Jay Pharaoh being elected "SNL's" new President Obama impersonator, we look at the top 10 political portrayals by actors over the years.
Sande Allesi Casting is casting child actors and adult stand-ins for “Clear History,” an HBO movie written by and starring Larry David that begins production in the Boston area this month.
Actor Haaron Hines on how a casting notice on Backstage.com for the summer blockbuster “The Dark Knight Rises” introduced him to a career as a movie stuntman.
Mike Pesca also reviews "Arbitrage" and "Step Up to the Plate."
The comedian and writer-director-star of the new film “Sleepwalk With Me” will host the 22nd annual Gotham Independent Film Awards Nov. 26 in NYC.
A new documentary at the Toronto International Film Festival explores conspiracy theories in Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining." Backstage spoke with filmmaker Rodney Ascher about his film and the enduring legacy of Kubrick's masterpiece.
Accomplished scene-stealer Ari Graynor lands her first lead role in “For a Good Time, Call…” and returns to Broadway in “The Performers.”
At an after party co-sponsored by Backstage, the stars of “The Perks of Being a Wallflower” talked about their own personal experiences with the magazine.