Global Showbiz Briefs: Glum News For ‘Glee’ In The UK?; Thelma Schoonmaker To Be Honored At Venice; More

In 2011, Mark Tughan, whose Comic Enterprises owns four Glee Clubs in the UK, filed a lawsuit against Fox over musical dramedy Glee, claiming the name of the show infringed on his trademark, creating a confusion that his venues are somehow associated with.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 15th, 2019

Venice to Honor Thelma Schoonmaker, Frederick Wiseman

LONDON — Film editor Thelma Schoonmaker and director Frederick Wiseman will be feted at the 71st Venice Intl. Film Festival, where they will receive Golden Lions for lifetime achievement. Schoonmaker won Oscars for “Raging Bull,” “The Aviator.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMay 16th, 2019

Film editor Schoonmaker awarded Venice Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement

Thelma Schoonmaker, who has worked with Martin Scorsese for over 45 years, receives the Golden Lion lifetime achievement award at the 71st Venice film festival. Kathi Urban reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 6th, 2015

Schoonmaker, Scorsese"s right-hand woman, gets top Venice award

Oscar-winning film editor Thelma Schoonmaker, who has worked hand-in-hand with director Martin Scorsese for over 40 years, was awarded the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement in Venice on Tuesday. The 74-year-old American has edited some of the biggest s.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooMar 12th, 2015

Global Showbiz Briefs: Fortissimo Films Locks Down Slate Ahead Of Venice & Toronto; ITV Orders Mystery Series ‘Black Work

Fortissimo Films has acquired a slate of films it plans to launch at the Venice, Toronto or San Sebastian film festivals. The pics include , a Venice premiere from director Naji Abu Nowar about a boy's journey to adulthood after the death of his father, w.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMar 29th, 2019

Global Showbiz Briefs: Venice Adds Bogdanovich, Penn Docs; Japan-China Drama Series To Hit 35 Markets; More

The Venice Film Festival has added two new documentaries about cinema to its Classics section. One Day Since Yesterday: Peter Bogdanovich & The Lost American Film by Bill Teck and Mise En Scène With Arthur Penn (A Conversation) by Amir Naderi will sc.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineApr 13th, 2019

Global Showbiz Briefs: ’1,001 Nights’ Sells To U.S.; Spike Jonze Cancels Jerusalem Masterclass; Venice Adds Classics; More

Turkey has increasingly put its footprint on scripted and non-scripted formats that can travel, with both drama The End and competition series Keep Your Light Shining selling to the U.S. in the past year. Global Agency, which handled the latter, has now s.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 21st, 2019

Global Showbiz Briefs: Venice Film Festival To Expand Online Screenings; StudioCanal Sets Thriller ‘’71’ For October In UK

The Venice Film Festival, which announced its lineup this morning, is expanding its online screening offering this year. Sala Web, the initiative that acts as a parallel online showcase for films officially selected in the Horizons and Biennale College si.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 5th, 2019

Global Showbiz Briefs: ‘Thunderbirds Are Go!’ In Oz; France v Honduras Woos Auds; Rohrwacher On Venice Jury Duty

Thunderbirds Are Go! in Australia. ITV Studios Global Entertainment has signed its first international TV broadcast deal for the re-invention of the classic kids’ series. The pact with Oz’s with Nine Network will see the new show air, rather fitti.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJun 17th, 2014

Julie Delpy’s ‘Lolo’ Added To Venice Fest; Chinese Viewers Love ‘Diamond Lover": Global Briefs

The Venice Days section of the Venice Film Festival has added Julie Delpy's Lolo to the competition lineup. Delpy wrote, directed and stars in the bittersweet comedy alongside French megastar Dany Boon, Asterix And Obelix: God Save Britannia's Vincent Lac.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 4th, 2015

Ron Howard, Tyler Perry to Receive DGA Honors

Thelma Schoonmaker, Sen. Chuck Schumer and Teamsters Local 817 president Thomas J. O'Donnell are also among the more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterJul 30th, 2015

Global Showbiz Briefs: Plenty Of Glory For E!’s ‘Gutz’; ‘Rising Star’ Heading To Italy; More

Plenty Of Glory For ‘Gutz’ In The Philippines E!‘s first international reality series, It Takes Gutz To Be A Gutierrez, has been given an early renewal for Season 2. The trials and tribulations of the Filipino showbiz clan broke ratings .....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJun 10th, 2019

Glee forced to change its name

GLUM news for Glee — Britain’s High Court says the musical TV show must change its name if it wants to continue screening......»»

Category: tvSource: news.auMay 16th, 2019

UK court orders "Glee" name change in legal row

LONDON (AP) — Glum news for "Glee" — Britain's High Court ruled Friday that the musical TV show must change its name because it breaches the trademark of a chain of comedy clubs......»»

Category: topSource: yahooMay 16th, 2019

Global Showbiz Briefs: André Rieu Sets UK Box Office Record; Venice Critics’ Week Roster; Alibaba Pacts With Helmers; More

André Rieu Concert Sets UK Box Office Record Flying the flag for event cinema, André Rieu’s 2014 10th Anniversary Maastricht Concert became the UK’s highest-grossing music event of all time at the box office this weekend. On Saturday and Sunday, Cin.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 12th, 2019

Glee TV chiefs glum with UK court ruling

THE MUSICAL TV show Glee must change its name because it breaches the trademark of a UK comedy club chain, the High Court ruled yesterday......»»

Category: topSource: expressMay 15th, 2019

Chris Colfer not leaving "Glee"; star"s Twitter account "hacked"

Don't be so glum, "Glee" fans. Star Chris Colfer is not leaving the Fox series, contrary to what was said in a worrisome tweet from his verified account on Friday.The tweet said that Colfer had been let go from the show due to personal issues and that an .....»»

Category: celebSource: msnbcJun 11th, 2019

Venice: Italy’s True Colours Takes on Substantial Venice/Toronto Slate (EXCLUSIVE)

Italy’s new sales company True Colours has aquired global distribution of five Italian titles premiering in Venice, which it will be selling in Venice and Toronto. True Colours has nabbed teen pregnancy drama “Piuma,” by Italo-Brit writer and direct.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 2nd, 2016

Global Showbiz Briefs: Spain Getting Local Version Of Israeli Reality Format ‘The Extra Mile’; Layoffs Loom At BBC News

‘The Extra Mile’ Headed To Spain For First Adaptation Outside Israel  Reality format The Extra Mile is getting its first international adaptation. Created by Ami Glam, CEO of Israel’s Studio Glam, the show challenges divorced couples to wor.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 27th, 2019

Jane Lynch & Matt Morrison sing 12 Stinks of Christmas, where’s Glee?

Jane Lynch and Matthew Morrison teamed up with Febreze to sing the 12 Stinks of Christmas, and yet there was some things missing. For example, Glee’s Christmas episodes, Glee’s second to last season, Glee’s last season, Matt’s albu.....»»

Category: topSource: seriouslyomgDec 2nd, 2015

Glee Returns To Lima, Ohio For Its 6th And Final Season — Here"s How It"s All Going Down!

It's back to Lima, Ohio for Glee and we finally know just exactly how they get there. After months of endless teasing and tiny reveals of the upcoming and final season of Glee from Ryan Murphy, the whole OG Glee gang is returning to their home. Like, ser.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 27th, 2014