Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Jodie Foster

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    In the Works: Jodie Foster Set to Wrangle 'Money Monster'

    Jodie Foster has lined up her next directing gig with indie drama "Money Monster," from a script by Alan DiFiore and Jim Kouf. The story centers on a TV personality whose Wall Street trading tips get him in trouble when he's held hostage on air by a disgruntled viewer.

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Jodie Foster To Direct Financial World Drama 'Money Monster'

    Jodie Foster tends to take a measured approach when deciding on her roles in front of and behind the camera, which tends to make her choices pretty interesting. And that's no less true for what is gearing up to be her next feature effort.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    4

    Linda Bloodworth Thomason and Jodie Foster Take On New Directing Projects

    Two new exciting female directed projects were announced yesterday.

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    21

    Jodie Foster Developing 'Sopranos'-Style Crime Series 'Angie's Body' at Showtime

    "Weeds" is coming to a close at the end of its current season and "The Big C" is getting four episodes to wrap up in 2013, so Showtime's in the market for a new edgy, female-led drama. And according to the Hollywood Reporter, the premium channel's now developing...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    0 comments
    tweet
    6

    Jodie Foster Heads To Showtime To Direct Mob Drama 'Angie's Body'

    "I think I may spend some time on cable," Jodie Foster told the Oregon Herald at Comic-Con last month, about where she might be going next. "I think it's a good outlet for what I do. What I do are personal stories and, in some ways, usually involve family and they have equal amounts of comedy and dr...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    5

    Now and Then: How to Ruin a Marriage Without Really Trying, from 'Carnage' to 'Virginia Woolf'

    A quick tip for anyone interested in making a film about class resentment in a recession: as the Soviet filmmakers proved, it usually helps if you're juxtaposing two distinct points of view. Roman Polanski's film "Carnage," about a quartet of outraged — and outrageous — New Yorkers, doesn't quite fo...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    18 comments
    tweet
    11

    Two Top Candidates For 'Carrie' Remake Reportedly Are Chloe Moretz & Haley Bennett

    The unnecessary-but-it's-happening-anyway remake of "Carrie" over at MGM continues to move forward. At the beginning of the year, a random, but kind of inspired decision was made to have Kimberly Peirce sit in the director's chair, and now it seems a gaggle of young Hollywood talen...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    AFI FEST Books Polanski's Carnage as Gala Centerpiece, Adds Screenings

    Following the lead of Venice and the New York Film Festival, this November's AFI FEST has booked Roman Polanski's four-hander comedy Carnage (December 16) as its gala centerpiece at Mann's Chinese on November 5th. Adapted by Polanski and Yasmina Reza from her hit play God of Carnage, the movie star...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    American Cinematheque Ball: Downey Asks Industry to Forgive Gibson His Trespasses

    Robert Downey, Jr. and a posse of pals celebrated his American Cinematheque achievement award Friday night at the Beverly Hilton. Downey took advantage of the occasion to plead with the crowd on behalf of his surprise presenter, Mel Gibson (video below), who sat during the show at a table with Iron ...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Harper's Bazaar Celebrates Iconic Scorsese Movie Scenes, New Casts: Taxi Driver, Goodfellas, Gangs

    Harper's Bazaar celebrates Martin Scorsese by recasting and photographing some of his most memorable scenes, and talking with his collaborators. Here's a taste.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Watch The Annie Awards Live on Animation ...Animation Scoop
  • Sundance: Screen Media Snatches 'Ten ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Sundance Q&A: Rodney Ascher on His Spooky, ...Thompson on Hollywood