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Arclight Ethan Hawke in ‘Predestination’ Predestination, the Spierig Brothers‘ critically lauded sci-fi thriller starring Ethan Hawke, heads the nominations list for the fourth edition of the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Awards. It got nine nominations. Predestination is nominated in the best film, best lead...

Ten Network chairman Hamish McLennan Third-ranked Australian commercial broadcaster Ten Network Holdings said Wednesday that it has received an undisclosed number of takeover bids, with reports saying that joint bidders Discovery Communications and local pay TV giant Foxtel remain the frontrunners despite offering a price tag that came in below what Ten had been...

Illustration by: Lars Leetaru Beijing-based visual effects studio Base-FX, which has close links to Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), is pacting with Chinese online giant Tencent and Glori Entertainment to make a TV thriller, Fog Zone, which they say will involve the biggest-ever TV spend on visual effects in China. Base-FX has a strategic alliance...

Famed for doing all of his own stunts, Tom Cruise isn’t afraid of much. Well when it’s a controlled environment at least.  The Edge of Tomorrow star almost came a cropper, as Londoner’s would say, when he was out filming scenes for Mission Impossible 5 in the city, almost walking into the path of an oncoming red double-decker bus.  Thankfully, the bus driver swerved and blew his horn and Cruise had the presence of mind to retreat to the curb.  Cruise is set to play secret agent Ethan Hunt for the fifth...

James Blunt may have apologized for his most famous hit, but his never back down attitude on Twitter made his record label nervous enough to ask him to stop tweeting.  This is embarrassing on so many levels. RT @JimJimhawker: Have agreed to go and see james blunt with my mum…. — James Blunt (@JamesBlunt) November 23, 2014 The “You’re Beautiful” singer revealed to the Radio Times that he only went on Twitter in the first place at the behest of Atlantic Records who felt he needed to raise his profile.  “My...

AP Images/Invision Olga Kurylenko and Russell Crowe at ‘The Water Diviner’ world premiere in Sydney The world premiere of The Water Diviner was a family affair for Russell Crowe, as he unveiled his debut feature as a director to fans and the industry, alongside sons Charles, 10 and Tennyson, 8 at Sydney’s historic State Theater on Tuesday. Also...

Courtesy of The Weinstein Company ‘Big Eyes’ Tim Burton‘s Big Eyes, a biopic of 1960s painter Margaret Keane starring Amy Adams and Christoph Waltz, will screen at the 2015 Rotterdam Film Festival as part of the fest’s Limelight section. Video Full Uncensored Actress Roundtable with Amy Adams, Resse Witherspoon and Julianne Moore Other...