Robert Rodriguez Teams with Univision, Readies ‘From Dusk Till Dawn’ Series

Univision Communications said Tuesday that it is pairing with filmmaker Robert Rodriguez on the English-language El Rey television network that is geared to young viewers and scheduled to debut this December. Rodriguez is a filmmaker whose projects include “From Dusk Till Dawn.” The first scripted series for El Rey will be an expansion of that […]

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Tarantino Wants ‘True Blood’ Producer’s Noisy Birds to Shut Up

In a battle pitting one Oscar-winning screenwriter against another, Quentin Tarantino has sued “True Blood” executive producer Alan Ball over Ball’s noisy birds. The suit was filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court by the same combative (and apparently very busy) Hollywood attorney – Martin Singer – who’s representing Charlie Sheen in his lawsuit filed […]

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Salma Hayek Has No Facination With Vampires

One of Salma Hayek’s earliest breakthrough roles was the eye-popping, mesmerizing performance as a bikini-clad snake-charming vampire dancer in From Dusk Till Dawn, and this weekend, she’s mixed up with bloodsuckers once again in Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant. She’s playing Madame Truska, beloved of vampire ringmaster Larton Crepsley (John C. Reilly) and resident […]

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