Coslough Johnson, the Emmy-winning writer who worked with his late older brother, Arte Johnson, on Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In and wrote for two variety shows toplined by Sonny and Cher, has died. He was 91. Johnson died March 23 at a nursing facility in the Thousand Oaks area, his wife, Mary Jane Johnson, told The […]
Singapore Launches $7.5M Film and TV Fund for International Productions
Singapore is boosting its support for international film and TV projects that highlight the city-state as a travel destination. The Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) on Wednesday unveiled a new joint $7.5 million fund ($10 million Singapore dollars) that will be accessible to international media and entertainment companies that produce […]
‘XO, Kitty’ Review: Netflix’s Korea-Set ‘To All the Boys’ Spinoff Is a Charmer
The series follows the youngest Covey sister (Anna Cathcart) to Seoul, where she hopes to reunite with her long-term, long-distance boyfriend.
Cannes: Cate Blanchett and Warwick Thornton on Tackling the Big Questions in ‘The New Boy’
The genesis of Warwick Thornton’s seventh narrative feature The New Boy stretches back to the beginning of the Australian’s fictional filmmaking career. Thornton drafted the first script of The New Boy — a story about innocence and survival, following a lone Indigenous boy who finds himself in a Christian monastery in 1940s Australia — 18 […]