Thompson on Hollywood


PRODUCTION & DEVELOPMENT

- Darren Aronofsky Says Goodbye to The Wolverine.

- Actresses Take Control, Directing and Producing Their Own Projects.

- The Hunger Games Chases Franchise Gold with Indie Darling Jennifer Lawrence: Details.

- Angelina Jolie Goes UTA; Maleficent, Cleopatra, Serena, Scarpetta, Gucci, Tomb Raider Updates.

- Pilot Casting: Sevigny for Lizzie Borden, Drescher Happily Divorced, Chenoweth’s Christian Bitches.

SXSW

- SXSW Video Interview: Greg Mottola Talks Paul’s Pegg, Frost and Spielberg; Early Reviews.

- SXSW Video Interview: Catherine Hardwicke Talks Red Riding Hood, Twilight, Women in Hollywood.

- SXSW: IFC Midnight Acquires Horrific Kill List, Conan O’Brien Can’t Stop Doc Sells.

- SXSW: Early Reviews of Bridesmaids, Starring Kristin Wiig, Jon Hamm, Maya Rudolph.

- SXSW Video Interview: Duncan Jones and Jake Gyllenhaal Talk Source Code.

- SXSW: Jodie Foster Intros The Beaver, Starring “Beloved” Mel Gibson, to Upbeat Response; See Clips.

- SXSW Video Interview: Greta Gerwig and Olly Alexander Talk The Dish & The Spoon.

- Errol Morris Talks Toronto/SXSW selection Tabloid and Other Strange Topics.

- Natural Selection: Details on Robbie Pickering, SXSW Narrative Feature Winner, Awards List.

PLUS

- Taxi Driver, New York.

- Entertainment Industry and Celebs Pledge Aid for Japan Relief.

- Japan’s Earthquake Aftermath Hits Markets, Impacts Hollywood Releases, Disney Pledges Aid.