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

Patty Jenkins

  • The Playlist
    4 comments
    tweet
    7

    Director's Guild Of America Names 'The Artist' Helmer Michel Hazanavicius Outstanding Director Of The Year

    It's a decade since the winner of the Director's Guild of America award went on to lose the Oscar -- Rob Marshall picked up the DGA prize for "Chicago" in 2002, only to lose out to Roman Polanski for "The Pianist" at the Academy Awards. Two years before that, DGA winner A...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    9

    The Year That Was

    Happy new year everyone. Thanks so much for the great support over the last year.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    3

    Natalie Portman Takes Her Oscar Win Out for a Test Run

    While Natalie Portman might have been off our radar screen since last February when she won the best actress Oscar and disappeared to have her baby, yesterday we learned through the Hollywood Reporter that she is wielding her Oscar clout in making Marvel very aware how pissed off she is that Patty J...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    7 comments
    tweet
    27

    Hollywood Reporter Acknowledges That The Industry is Sexist

    The Hollywood Reporter in the wake of their complete dismissal of women in both its writer and director roundtables has done a 360 and put together a whole cover on the lack of women directors and other women in power in the business.  While the package is interesting (while not saying anyth...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    1

    Patty Jenkins Exits Thor 2

    According to the Hollywood Reporter, director Patty Jenkins (Monster) has left Thor 2.  They wrote that she was working as of Monday afternoon and had recently been a part of a photo shoot on women directors and she talked about her involvement on the film. (The news for me here is that the Hol...

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    10 comments
    tweet
    3

    'Monster' Director Patty Jenkins Exits 'Thor 2'

    It looks like Marvel can't hold on to a director for "Thor 2." First, "Game Of Thrones" helmer Brian Kirk was hired and left shortly after, then a somewhat controversial choice arrived in the form of "Monster" director Patty Jenkins. A woman (gasp!) who hadn't m...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    One More Glass Ceiling Shattered: Patty Jenkins Signed to Direct Thor 2

    This signing deserves a big toast because what it means is that a woman has broken through into the big leagues. Patty Jenkins who directed Monster which got Charlize Theron an Oscar, has been signed by Marvel Studios to direct the big budget action film Thor 2.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Patty Jenkins in Talk to Direct Thor 2

    Even if this doesn't come to pass, the fact that a woman, a director like Patty Jenkins who is best known for directing the shit out of Charlize Theron in Monster and for directing the pilot of The Killing is in talks to direct a big budget comic book action hero movie is a giant step forward. I do...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Preview for The Killing

    This show is created by Veena Sud who did Cold Case and it is based on a Danish show. The show stars Mireille Enos (Big Love) and the pilot was directed by Patty Jenkins who directed Charlize Theron in Monster. The entire season is dedicated to solving the murder of one girl. Starts this Sunday n...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Night at the Museum: Secret of the TombWatch: First Trailer For ‘Night At The ...The Playlist
  • Tarantino, hateful eightFirst Poster For Quentin Tarantino's ...The Playlist
  • Cartoon Saloon Gives A Peek At "Song ...Animation Scoop