Here Are Your 2015 Golden Globe Nominations

The Golden Globe nominations were announced on Thursday morning, and a black woman has broken into the boys club of white males for Best Movie Director—Ava Duvernay for her Martin Luther King, Jr. biopic, Selma. » 12/11/14 10:50am 12/11/14 10:50am

Michael Moore Calls Zero Dark Thirty a '21st Century Chick Flick'

Controversial bon bon Michael Moore wrote a piece defending Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty in Time magazine (with a longer version on his Facebook page, naturally). It raises some interesting arguments, and not all are easy to agree with. But then, this is Michael Moore, what do you expect? I'd love to see him… » 1/29/13 10:15pm 1/29/13 10:15pm

Andy Warhol Told Kathryn Bigelow to Get Into the Film Business

Decades before becoming one of the best working directors around (controversy aside, Zero Dark Thirty was a beautifully directed movie), Kathryn Bigelow was exercising her creative talents as a painter. That is until some guy named Andy Warhol advised her to put down her brushes and get into the film business. » 1/24/13 2:10pm 1/24/13 2:10pm

Allegedly Overrated Hottie and Torture-Promoter Kathryn Bigelow Talks…

First Kathryn Bigelow was attacked by douchebag maximus Bret Easton Ellis who tweeted, with his signature nuance and misogyny, "Kathryn Bigelow would be considered a mildly interesting film-maker if she was a man but since she's a very hot woman she's really overrated." Then, on a more substantive level, senators wrote » 1/18/13 10:00am 1/18/13 10:00am

Hugh Jackman on Grieving After His Wife's Miscarriages

Hugh Jackman revealed to Katie Couric that he and his wife Deborra-Lee Furness went through some grueling emotional trials before adopting their son Oscar, 12, and daughter Ava, 7. » 12/19/12 9:00am 12/19/12 9:00am

Although she's since deleted the tweet in question, has been addressing concerns about her rapidly-plummeting-off-the-chart song…

Kathryn Bigelow First Woman to Win New York Film Critics Circle Award…

Kathryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty — the film about the hunt for Osama bin Laden — doesn't officially hit theaters until December 19, but is already garnering accolades: The New York Film Critics Circle has selected the movie as the year's Best Film. In addition, Bigelow has been awarded Best Director. The NYFCC has… » 12/04/12 2:30pm 12/04/12 2:30pm

The Tense Trailer for Kathryn Bigelow's bin Laden Film Doesn't Reveal…

Here's the first look at Oscar winning director Kathryn Bigelow's newest venture Zero Dark Thirty, a film dramatizing the Navy SEAL Team 6's hunt for Osama bin Laden. The trailer provides as much insight as an "On the next Mad Men" trailer, but knowing Bigelow and the skills she demonstrated directing The Hurt Locker » 8/06/12 6:15pm 8/06/12 6:15pm

Eternal Badass Kathryn Bigelow Directing Movie About the Fall of Bin…

Kathryn Bigelow is so fucking cool. Not only did she direct Point Break ("Little hand says it's time to rock and roll") and win an Oscar for The Hurt Locker, she's now working on a film about the U.S. military's successful hunt for Osama bin Laden. » 6/15/12 6:30pm 6/15/12 6:30pm

Megan Ellison Embodies All You Think You Hate About Lena Dunham’s…

While you were busy hating Lena Dunham because her life in the Big City is more HBO-worthy than yours or because her parents have cooler jobs than your parents, the entertainment industry has been incubating a far more contemptible privilege beneficiary — 26-year-old Megan Ellison, who has used some of her father and… » 5/20/12 1:00pm 5/20/12 1:00pm

Kathryn Bigelow Is Making An Osama Bin Laden Movie

The Oscar-winning director and her Hurt Locker collaborator Mark Boal had already been meeting with actors for a movie about the failed 2001 attempt to kill Osama Bin Laden. Its future is unclear as they re-evaluate the project. » 5/02/11 1:48pm 5/02/11 1:48pm

Kathryn Bigelow Turns Down Offer To Direct Latest Spiderman

Bigelow declined the offer because she wanted to direct her own Triple Frontier, but as Women In Hollywood notes, it also would have been awesome to see a woman helm a massive-budget, critic-proof movie. » 2/24/11 12:31pm 2/24/11 12:31pm

Black Swan Not Perfect Enough to Satisfy Critic's Choicers

James Cameron Thinks Oscar-Winning Film The Hurt Locker Could Be…

The director adds, of the movie made by his ex-wife: "It wouldn't have been hugely better in 3D, but I'm talking about a future when you don't have to put 'in 3D' on the movie poster anymore." » 8/17/10 1:47pm 8/17/10 1:47pm

Fans Walk Out On Whitney; The Dog Whisperer Divorces; Richards &…

When The President Attends A Party, The Stars Dress To Impress

At last night's White House Correspondents' Dinner, the stars of Hollywood and the media came together for a night of glamour and good times, and the fashions were totally A-list: » 5/02/10 12:05pm 5/02/10 12:05pm

Kathryn Bigelow To Direct Jessica Biel In Lipstick Commercial

It sounds like a joke, but the source — trade paper Production Weekly — is legit. A quick paycheck between more artistic projects? Maybe. And maybe this is what will put that "transvestite of directors" nonsense to rest. [Twitter] » 4/22/10 6:30pm 4/22/10 6:30pm

There Is No "Kathryn Bigelow Effect" At Cannes

Only 17 of the 212 films screened at Cannes in the last decade were directed by women. There are no films directed by women at this year's festival. [Women & Hollywood] » 4/16/10 5:30pm 4/16/10 5:30pm

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