Richard Roeper Replacing Roger Ebert at Sun-Times

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Sun-Times says it will replace Roger Ebert with the late famed movie critic’s former colleague Richard Roeper. The newspaper announced Thursday it has officially named Roeper its movie columnist, making him the centerpiece of its movie coverage. Ebert died in April at age 70, after a long battle with cancer. […]

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Roger Ebert To Revive ‘At The Movies’ on PBS

The classic ‘thumbs up/thumbs down’ method of movie reviewing will be returning to television when PBS begins broadcasting ‘Roger Ebert Presents At The Movies,’ a weekly half-hour film criticism show that revives the format that made Roger Ebert, along with his partner Gene Siskel, household names. Ebert announced it on his journal today at the […]

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Roger Ebert Plans to Produce New Movie Review Show

CHICAGO — Roger Ebert says he and his wife are going ahead with plans to produce a new movie review television program with the working title ‘Roger Ebert presents At the Movies.’ The famous movie reviewer wrote Thursday on his Chicago Sun-Times blog that they even know who will host. The Pulitzer Prize-winning reviewer writes […]

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