Mike Woodson lives to fight through another sunset. But that doesn't mean he, in the words of Ian Fleming, won't die another day. Emerging from the Philips Arena with a victory over the Atlanta Hawks was a good way to ensure the New York Knicks' head coach didn't need to check his hindquarters for smoke the next morning. Show More Summary
Penske Media Corporation’s Jay Penske and Deadline Hollywood co-editors Nellie Andreeva and Mike Fleming announce that veteran entertainment journalist Anita M. Busch is joining Deadline. She will become the film editor, covering everything from box office to marketing and helping steer Deadline.com’s film coverage with Fleming. Show More Summary
The CEO of Third Point says that George Clooney was “a little hyperbolic” in August when the actor — in an interview with my colleague Mike Fleming Jr — defended Sony Entertainment execs from the hedge fund manager’s attacks. DanielShow More Summary
Concussions in the NFL are an increasingly visible problem—one that affects so many familiar names and faces. Now, it seems, the plight has its director. Deadline Hollywood's Mike Fleming Jr. (h/t The Big Lead) reports that famed director...Show More Summary
Last week, Mike Fleming talked about the premium on star driven films at AFM and noted that Schlock is in short supply. He’s too busy focusing on the high-end films. I’m here in the corridors of the Loews in Santa Monica and I am a Schlock connoisseur. Show More Summary
by Mike Fleming Really?!?! How do you know that? Did all of your "yeah, butter" competitors all share their conversion rates with you? Even if they did, how do you know what's good and what isn't? If by "fine," you mean you're making a profit, then great. Show More Summary
Director Peter Berg tells Mike Fleming about his research and the reasons he decided to bring the real life 2005 story of Marcus Luttrell and his Seal Team 10 as they face a life or death decision in the face of a horrific war in Afghanistan. Show More Summary
T Bone Burnett explains to Mike Fleming why finding the right person with both musical and acting abilities to star in Inside Llewyn Davis was an almost impossible task until Oscar Isaac walked into the room. Isaac showed off his talent as he performed live for the crowd of AMPAS and Guild members. Show More Summary
In a co-bylined post that few would have thought possible just a few months ago, Nikki Finke’s film and TV workhorses Mike Fleming Jr. and Nellie Andreeva announced at 9:26 p.m. ET tonight that their days of reporting to the volatile...Show More Summary
Joe Cornish could replace J.J. Abrams as king of the "Star Trek" universe. That's the report from Deadline.com's Mike Fleming, who writes that Paramount "is sweet" on the idea of Cornish directing the franchise's next installment. This...Show More Summary
Miss Deadline’s best film stories this week? Catch up here: Heard It Here First: Tom Hardy To Play Elton John In ‘Rocketman’ By Mike Fleming Jr. - As Deadline reported in June when FilmDistrict paid $10 million to acquire U.S. rights...Show More Summary
Tired as we all may be about seeing the words Nikki Finke and Deadline appear on this website today, Deadline's Mike Fleming Jr. has shot back at Finke on Deadline. In a mildly interesting but slightly expected turn of events, Fleming sells his boss down the river in his latest blog post, proving that good friends do indeed stab you in the front. Show More Summary
Mike Fleming Jr broke this story last week that The Weinstein Company would acquire rights to a new version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. Weinstein and Fox Searchlight had been sparring over the pic. Show More Summary
Yo, didn’t Stephen Lang get killed in the first Avatar film? Apparently not because according to Mike Fleming over at Deadline, Stephen Lang will be back in the Avatar sequels. How? James Cameron has revealed that Lang is not only returning for the sequel, … Continue reading ? The post Stephen Lang Back For ‘Avatar’ Sequels appeared first on Latino-Review.com.
It’s no secret Tim Burton‘s been plotting a sequel to his Beetlejuice; he’s been talking it up at various press events for two years now since Deadline’s Mike Fleming first reported Seth Grahame-Smith and David Katzenberg would be producing the pic for their KatzSmith Productions. Show More Summary
Mike Fleming Jr reported earlier this month that while Focus Features co-CEO Andrew Karpen was asked to stay at the restructured Universal specialty division, it was just as likely he’d depart after not wanting to uproot his family from NY to LA. Show More Summary
Catch up with the best of Deadline’s Top Film stories from this week: SHOCKER! Charlie Hunnam Exits Christian Grey Role In ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ By Mike Fleming Jr. – Well, here’s a surprise. Universal is going to have to look harder...Show More Summary
USC professor wins Nobel for chemistry. School board president admits he does have civility issues. Garcetti met with CAA about rebranding Los Angeles. More on the mayor's first 100 days. Deadline's Mike Fleming moving half-time to Hollywood. A new hire at the LA Times. Stephen King has the SoCal bestseller of the week and Jon Christensen interviewed by Patt Morrison. Plus more.
In a 1583 word soliloquy, Deadline's film editor Mike Fleming announced today that he will be stepping up his role at the troubled e-trade, and will officially be spending half a year in Los Angeles and the remainder at his Long Island home. But does this mean he's being groomed to replace editor-in-chief, Nikki Finke? Read more...
Beginning next month, Nikki Finke‘s tireless film editor will divide his time equally each month between Long Island and Los Angeles. It’s a big change for Fleming, one he wants you to know is not an indication of troubles at the mother...Show More Summary