Julianne Moore in Talks to Star in HBO’s ‘Dope’

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – The people who brought James M. Cain’s “Mildred Pierce” to the small screen for HBO are preparing to to do the same with another literary work. “Mildred Pierce” producer and director Todd Haynes is reuniting with the miniseries’ executive producers, John Wells and Christine Vachon, to adapt Sara […]

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Television’s Kate Walsh Set For Off-Broadway Debut

By MICHAEL KUCHWARA AP Drama Writer NEW YORK — Kate Walsh plans to spend her summer vacation in a 99-seat off-Broadway theater. Walsh, star of ABC’s ‘Private Practice,’ will appear in the world premiere of ‘Dusk Rings a Bell,’ a two-character play by Stephen Belber, the Atlantic Theater Company announced Monday. She will co-star with Paul […]

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Oscar Winner Kate Winslet Headed to TV?

Big-time movie star Kate Winslet could be headed to the small screen. Winslet is attached to star in a miniseries remake of ‘Mildred Pierce,’ the 1945 film that won ‘Mommie Dearest’ Joan Crawford on Oscar. In the classic noir, Winslet would play the cheated-on wife and mother who sets out on her own with a […]

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New On Demand: Will Smith in “Seven Pounds,” Kate Winslet in “The Reader”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Seven-Pounds/146964/924355285/Seven-Pounds%3A-Trailer-1/embed 420 355] Seven Pounds In perhaps Will Smith’s darkest role ever, he plays accountant Ben Thomas, a man haunted by a mysterious secret in his past who has dedicated his life to finding people worthy of helping in every way he possibly can in his quest for redemption. When he meets Emily (Rosario […]

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Best Actress: Kate Winslet, ‘The Reader’

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Tonight-Show-With-Jay-Leno/4514/1021202827/Kate-Winslet/embed 420 355] . “OK, about that fainting thing Penelope,” said Kate Winslet, taking a deep breath as she held the Best Actress Oscar awarded for her intense role in the movie, ‘The Reader.’ “I’d be lying if I haven’t made a version of this speech before,” she continued. “I was probably eight years […]

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