Hollywood 2018: Academy President, Under Probe for Sexual Harassment

Variety reports that John Bailey, the president of the Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), is under investigation for allegations of sexual harassment.

Thunder Road: Top Winner for Best Narrative at 2018 SXSW Film Fest

Thunder Road, a drama about a police officer from Middle America trying to raise his young daughter, won the top prize at the South by Southwest Awards for best narrative feature.

Hawking, Stephen: Legendary Theoretical Physicist, Celebrated in Features and Docus, Dies at 76

Stephen Hawking, the famous theoretical physicist and author of A Brief History of Time, has died at age 76, BBC News confirmed.

Hollywood 2018: Oscar Winners Matt Damon and Ben Affleck to Adopt Inclusion Rider

Producing partners and Oscar winners Matt Damon and Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting) have announced that they will adopt the inclusion rider agreement in all their future production deals through their Pearl Street company.

Catch 22: Clooney’s Hulu Series to Star Christopher Abbott

Christopher Abbott will play the lead role in the Catch-22 series adaptation at Hulu, produced by George Clooney.