Daniel Day-Lewis, one of the most widely respected actors of his generation, says he’s retiring from acting. Day-Lewis’s representative, Leslee Dart, said in a statement Tuesday that the 60-year-old performer “will no longer be working as an actor.” She added that Day-Lewis is “immensely grateful to all of his collaborators and audiences...

We’d say milkshakes on the house to celebrate, but Daniel Day-Lewis probably drank them all! [ Photos: Irish Celebs We’re Lucky To Have In Our Lives!! ] On Friday, Prince William knighted the venerable three-time Oscar-winning actor at Buckingham Palace! We hope Daniel didn’t get too into the character of a knight — challenging people to...

Cleopatra remains one of the most fiery and entertaining epics in Hollywood history, both onscreen and off, and a new play that explores the expensive, embattled film’s behind-the-scenes scandal between stars Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton has made its public debut. “What you’re going to hear is the 55th draft,” said New Yorker staff writer Lawrence Wright of his play Cleo to its first audience on Sunday morning in New York City, as part of the magazine’s annual festival. And after discouraging the Directors Guild...

A version of this story first appeared in the Feb. 27 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. BEST PICTURE (1977)Old Winner: RockyNew Winner: All the President’s Men Rocky goes down for the recount; today’s Oscar voters give best picture to Alan J. Pakula‘s Watergate drama, All the President’s Men (although Network and Taxi Driver came in...

The U.K. film industry showered Valentine’s Day love on “The Revenant” Sunday, awarding the endurance epic five prizes, including best picture and best actor, at the British Academy Film Awards. Leonardo DiCaprio cemented his Oscar-favorite status by taking the best-actor trophy for playing a bear-battling fur trapper in a brutally wild American...

The nominees for the Critics’ Choice Awards were just announce and we’re pretty happy with the results! George Miller and Tom Hardy‘s Mad Max: Fury Road ended up being the biggest winner as it leads the list with 13 nominations which include Best Picture, Best Actress for Charlize Theron and Best Director for Miller. After taking the Online Film...

The apocalyptic action movie Mad Max: Fury Road dominated nominations for the 21st annual Critics’ Choice Awards, announced today by The Broadcast Film Critics Association and Broadcast Television Journalists Association. The awards show, hosted by T.J. Miller will be broadcast live by A&E, Lifetime and LMN from the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica on Jan. 17 and will for the first time combine film and TV winners. In the TV categories FX’s Fargo led all competitors. Fury Road was nominated for best picture. George Miller...

No win during Sunday’s Emmys got as rousing of an applause as Jon Hamm‘s first ever prize for Mad Men. The actor, nominated for playing Don Draper for the eighth time, became the first from his celebrated Emmy series to win at the show. Speaking backstage afterwards, Hamm acknowledged that he had a lot of industry goodwill on his side going into the show — though it didn’t seem to hit him until he was on stage, after he jokingly straddled the platform instead of walking up the stairs. “It was a very odd experience,”...

09/20/2015 AT 08:00 PM EDT TV’s biggest crowned a new crop of Emmy winners. The 67th Annual Emmy Awards were live on Fox, with host Andy Samberg helping celebrate the year’s best TV. Check out a selection of the nominees below, with the winners in bold. Outstanding drama series Better Call Saul Downton AbbeyGame of Thrones (winner)HomelandHouse of CardsMad MenOrange Is the New Black Outstanding lead actor in a drama series Kyle Chandler, BloodlineJeff Daniels, The NewsroomJon Hamm, Mad Men (winner)Bob Odenkirk, Better Call...

Johan Persson Anastasia Hille and Benedict Cumberbatch in ‘Hamlet’ The Bottom Line After a tentative start, Benedict Cumberbatch hits his stride in this admirable if not quite outstanding production Venue Barbican Theatre, London (runs through Oct. 31) Cast Benedict Cumberbatch, Ciaran Hinds, Anastasia Hille, Sian Brooke, Leo Bill, Kobna Holdbrook-Smith,...

In 2015 Lily-Rose Depp attended Chanel runway shows, then modeled in Chanel runway shows, landed her first editorial spread and is starring in her first major film. And as if that wasn’t enough to solidify her title as the most impressive 16-year-old on the planet, she just landed her very first Chanel ad campaign, joining the brand as their latest ambassador. And (no surprise) she’s already a total pro. For her first role for the house, Depp’s fronting the Pearl eyewear collection, which includes staring in gorgeous editorial photos...

The Television Academy announced nominees for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards on Thursday morning — and the shows honored were a mix of familiar faces (Game of Thrones, Mad Men, House of Cards) and new blood (Transparent). Unlike in years past, the ramp-up for the kudos kicked off at the forgiving hour of 8:30 a.m. PT — not 5:30 a.m. — with Orange...

More nominations for the Teen Choice Awards 2015 were Wednesday. Hit TV series Empire leads with seven nominations, while Taylor Swift and Pitch Perfect 2 follow closely behind with six nominations each. Voting for the “wave two” nominees s now open via TeenChoice.com, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Fans are able to vote once a day per category at TeenChoice.com or post a category hashtag (see below) with the nominee’s name to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. The awards show is set to air live at 8-10 p.m. ET (tape-delayed...

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced today that it has issued a record 322 invitations to new members to join the Oscar-granting organization — a significant increase this year in the number of new members it is welcoming. Last year, it invited 271 new members, but in previous years the Academy generally replenished its membership roles by inviting about 100-plus members annually. This year’s invitees range from recent Oscar winners like Eddie Redmayne and J.K. Simmons to new stars like Benedict Cumberbatch,...

Johan Persson John Goodman, Tom Sturridge and Damian Lewis in ‘American Buffalo’ The Bottom Line Pacing issues may trouble this otherwise competent production, but there’s no doubt John Goodman was made for Mamet Venue Wyndham’s Theatre, London (runs through June 27) Cast John Goodman, Damian Lewis, Tom Sturridge Playwright David Mamet Director Daniel...

Finalists for the 7th annual Shorty Awards — highlighting the best content across Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Instagram, Vine and the rest of the social media landscape — are officially out, with Neil Patrick Harris, Laverne Cox, Anna Kendrick, Mindy Kaling, Chris Pratt, Shonda Rhimes, Taylor Swift and Mark Ruffalo among this year’s nominees. Additionally, the TV shows with noteworthy social content for the year include Pretty Little Liars, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Girls, The Quest, Supernatural,...

Courtesy of Sundance International Film Festival The Bottom Line Doc on showman cyclist Evel Knievel soars Venue Sundance (U.S. Documentary Competition) Director Daniel Junge He sported the red, white and blue, and jumped his way into the national psyche in a time when the country was in need of heroes. He was Evel Knievel and he was notorious for daredevil...

Jason Kempin/Getty Images The name Rob Marshall has become synonymous with the movie musical. That’s because Marshall has done more than anyone to revive the genre, which thrived in Hollywood until the fall of the studio system in the late 1960s. At that point, it more or less went away for decades — until, that is, Marshall’s feature directorial...

Austin Hargrave Jennifer Aniston Jennifer Aniston, who has received best actress SAG, Golden Globe and Critics’ Choice nominations for her dramatic performance in the indie Cake, will receive the Montecito Award at the 2015 Santa Barbara International Film Festival, SBIFF announced on Monday. The honor will be presented at Santa Barbara’s historic Arlington...

As emails continue to leak from Sony in the ongoing hacking of the studios, more details are coming to life. Well, in the newest emails to leak, Aaron Sorkin has said some pretty awful things about men versus women in Hollywood. Specifically when it comes to the Oscars, he believes that it’s easier to win an Academy Award for a woman than it is for a man. [...

Usually, a year-end radio station concert is only as good as that year’s playlists. Current-leaning stations want to highlight the latest and greatest, not necessarily last year’s or worse yet, the pervious decade’s stars for fearing of appearing dated. This year, however, was different for longtime alternative rock station KROQ. For the second night...

Usually, a year-end radio station concert is only as good as that year’s playlists. Current-leaning stations want to highlight the latest and greatest, not necessarily last year’s or worse yet, the pervious decade’s stars for fearing of appearing dated. This year, however, was different for longtime alternative rock station KROQ. For the second night...

Courtesy of Toronto International Film Festival Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones in ‘The Theory of Everything’ Eddie Redmayne and Felicity Jones, who play Stephen Hawking and Jane Hawking, respectively, in James Marsh‘s The Theory of Everything — and both of whom have received SAG Award, Golden Globe Award and, on Monday, Critics’...

Chris Godley The Bottom Line A radio concert with no rotating stage, set changes instead of commercial breaks and a fully attentive audience of music lovers? It’s not a dream. It lives in the Valley. Venue Valley Performing Arts CenterNorthridge, Calif.(Friday, Dec. 12) Unlike most radio station-sponsored multi-artist concerts, Los Angeles’ KCSN’s...