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Placido Domingo Teaming Up With Woody Allen For Los Angeles Opera Anniversary

29th January 2015

Spanish tenor Placido Domingo is set to take centre stage in a revival of Woody Allen's Puccini production Gianni Schicchi to celebrate the Los Angeles Opera's 30th anniversary this autumn (15).The Annie Hall filmmaker will...

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Lena Dunham Suggests Woody Allen Is 'A Real Perv' At Sundance Talk

By Holly Williams | 26th January 2015

Lena Dunham was as outspoken as ever on the panel of 'Power of Story: Serious Ladies' at Sundance Film Festival last weekend, as she took aim at award-winning actor and director Woody Allen over his...

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Amazon Reacts To Golden Globes Win - Will Make 12 Movies A Year

By Michael West | 19th January 2015

Amazon Studios is stepping up its plan to take over the world and has confirmed it will begin to produce around 12 feature films per year. The streaming service won a Golden Globe for its...

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Your Guide To Amazon's Tv Pilots For 2015 (Next Big Things?)

By Michael West | 15th January 2015

Amazon releases its first wave of pilots for 2015 today (January 15) with an interesting slate of shows from an interesting group of filmmakers including Ridley Scott. The pilots are being delivered en masse via...

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Woody Allen To Create Show For Amazon, Currently Has "No Ideas"

By Michael West | 14th January 2015

Woody Allen admits that he has "no ideas" and is "not sure where to begin", despite signing on to write and direct a full season of an unnamed show for Amazon Prime Instant Video. The...

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Woody Allen To Direct First Tv Series

13th January 2015

Hollywood director Woody Allen will be branching into Tv by creating a series for online retailer Amazon's streaming service Prime Instant Video.The Amazon Studios boss Roy Price has ordered a full season of the Untitled...

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Woody Allen To Write And Direct First Tv Series

13th January 2015

Woody Allen has signed a deal to create his first ever TV series. The 79-year-old filmmaker has joined forces with Amazon Studios to direct an upcoming as-yet untitled project, which will feature 30-minute episodes also...

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Amazon Prime Signs Woody Allen To Write And Direct His First Television Series

By Stephanie Chase | 13th January 2015

Woody Allen has become the latest big name to make a leap into the online world of streaming, with the announcement that the veteran director will be writing and directing a comedy series for Amazon...

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Annie Hall Actor Mordecai Lawner Dead

1st December 2014

Actor Mordecai Lawner, who portrayed Woody Allen's father in Annie Hall, has died.The 86 year old passed away from heart failure at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City on Thanksgiving Day (27Nov14). He...

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Woody Allen To Ring In 2015 With Barcelona Jazz Gig

21st November 2014

Woody Allen is returning to Barcelona, Spain to ring in the New Year (15) with the Eddy Davis New Orleans Jazz Band.The movie mogul and jazz buff will help launch the new Suite Festival BCN...

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Bette Midler Spent A Decade Losing Weight

19th November 2014

Bette Midler spent 10 years trying to lose her baby weight.The 68-year-old performer gave birth to her daughter, Sophie Von Haselberg in 1986, and admitted she struggled to shed the pounds she had gained, but...

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Scarlett Johansson Loves Her Family

18th November 2014

Scarlett Johansson's family is the biggest source of joy in her life.The 29-year-old actress, who gave birth to her first child, Rose, six weeks ago, also says her French fiancé Romain Dauriac makes her laugh.Asked...

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Colin Firth's Fears Over Onscreen Age-gap Romance

17th September 2014

Colin Firth feared he would look old and decrepit playing Emma Stone's love interest in Woody Allen's new film Magic In The Moonlight, because of their 29-year age gap.The King's Speech star, 54, plays an...

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Woody Allen Receives Handprint Honour In Rhode Island

8th August 2014

Filmmaker Woody Allen has cemented his place in Rhode Island history by adding his handprints to the state's own Hollywood Walk of Fame.The Blue Jasmine director has been shooting his new project in the city...

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Man Arrested After Invading Woody Allen Movie Set In Providence

By Victoria Pavlova | 6th August 2014

And in random mid week news, a man has been arrested after allegedly causing trouble on the set of Woody Allen’s new movie. Allen is currently filming on location near Brown University in Providence, for...

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Man Arrested On Woody Allen Film Set

6th August 2014

A man has been arrested and charged with assault after allegedly throwing furniture on the Rhode Island set of Woody Allen's new movie.Police were called to the scene near Brown University in Providence on Tuesday...

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Colin Firth Tested Woody Allen's Patience With Card Trick

30th July 2014

Colin Firth tested Woody Allen's patience on the set of new movie Magic In The Moonlight by trying to perform a card trick for the director.The Brit plays a cynical illusionist in the movie but...

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Critical Consensus: 'Magic In The Moonlight' Isn't Magical Enough

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th July 2014

In ‘Magic in the Moonlight’ - the latest comedy from Woody Allen – Colin Firth applied his bumbling British charm to Stanley (alias: Wei Ling Soo), a British stage magician and master illusionist, brought to...

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Emma Stone Intimidated By Woody Allen

24th July 2014

Emma Stone was intimidated by Woody Allen on the set of 'Magic in the Moonlight'.The 25-year-old actress stars in the legendary director's latest project and she's confessed that working under his direction was nerve-racking because...

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Woody Allen's Bullets Over Broadway To Close

23rd July 2014

The stage adaptation of Woody Allen's 1994 crime caper Bullets Over Broadway is set to take its final bow.The musical, which marked Scrubs actor Zach Braff's Broadway debut, will stage its last performance on 24...

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Emma Stone: Woody Allen Keeps Scripts 'Under Wraps'

23rd July 2014

Emma Stone says Woody Allen ''goes to great lengths'' to keep details of his scripts a secret.'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' actress stars alongside Colin Firth in Allen's upcoming romantic comedy 'Magic in the Moonlight' and...

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Woody Allen Thrilled By Colin Firth Casting After Failing To Land Other Top Actors

22nd July 2014

Woody Allen was thrilled when Oscar winner Colin Firth signed on to star as a cynical illusionist in his new film Magic In The Moonlight - because he wrote the part of Stanley with the...

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Ashley Benson Wants Woody Allen Role

19th July 2014

Ashley Benson wants to work with Woody Allen.The 'Pretty Little Liars' star would love to make more films, and has a wish-list of directors whose projects she wants to be involved in.She said: ''I've always...

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Colin Firth Baffled By Woody Allen's Method Of Directing

18th July 2014

Colin Firth was left baffled by Woody Allen's lack of direction on the set of new period drama Magic In The Moonlight, because the revered filmmaker often insisted the British actor should do "whatever" he...

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Woody Allen Explains Film Silence

17th July 2014

Woody Allen never gives much information about his films in case they ''don't deserve to be loved''.The eccentric filmmaker always stays notoriously quiet about his planned productions - not even releasing the titles until shortly...

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Melissa Mccarthy Desperate For Woody Role

1st June 2014

Melissa McCarthy would do anything to get a part in a Woody Allen comedy. The 'Mike and Molly' star is desperate to work with the renowned director, but is currently smarting after he turned her...

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Diane Keaton Loves Kissing Her Co-stars

23rd May 2014

Diane Keaton says Morgan Freeman is a great kisser.The 'Life Itself' actress, who is currently single and has adopted children Duke, 13, and Dexter, 18, admits she really enjoyed shooting romantic scenes with her co-star...

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Shooting 'Magic In The Moonlight' Was A Challenge For City Boy Woody Allen

By Lauren James | 23rd May 2014

Woody Allen has recently unveiled his enchanting new comedy drama, Magic in the Moonlight, with an intriguing trailer and a promisingly star-studded cast. Set mainly in France in the 1920s, the unique story takes a...

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Fading Gigolo: New York Stories

By Rich Cline | 23rd May 2014

Actor-filmmaker John Turturro made some canny choices in casting for his new comedy Fading Gigolo, in which he plays a hapless New Yorker whose friend suggests that he might have a new career as a...

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'Magic In The Moonlight': Woody Allen's New Muse Emma Stone Dazzles In Enchanting New Dramedy

By Lauren James | 22nd May 2014

The trailer has been released for Woody Allen's bewitching new comedy drama, Magic in the Moonlight, which stars The Amazing Spider-Man's Emma Stone alongside The King's Speech star Colin Firth in a movie set in...

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