The 2013 Emmy Award Nominations

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The 2013 Emmy Award Nominations

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards this morning.

The most notable news was that Netflix's "House of Cards" marks the first series released exclusively online to score nominations in the major categories.

"Game of Thrones," "Breaking Bad," "Homeland," "Downton Abbey," "Mad Men," and "The Good Wife" dominated the drama categories. "30 Rock," "Louie," "Modern Family," "Veep," "Girls," and "The Big Bang Theory ...


Jon Favreau Confirms "Chef" Casting With Vine

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Jon Favreau Confirms "Chef" Casting With Vine

As Twitter is becoming too old hat and mainstream for film directors to drop scoops, some are turning to the blip video service Vine.

Today, Jon Favreau used the service to announce and confirm the casting of Dustin Hoffman and Bobby Cannavale in his new ensemble comedy "Chef".

Favreau helms and stars as a chef who is sacked from a prestigious job and looks to re-energise his life and career by launching a food truck.

Scarlett Johansson, Sofia Vergara, John Leguizamo a ...


Natural Saif Ali Khan For "Bullet Raja"

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Natural Saif Ali Khan For "Bullet Raja"

Saif Ali Khan has opted for a naturally tanned look instead of make-up to play a rural gangster in Tigmanshu Dhulia-directed “Bullet Raja”.

According to a source, the actor was required to get a tanned look for his character and to achieve that the 42-year-old would sit outside his van in the afternoon.

“Saif really puts in a lot of effort to get into his character. Tigmanshu wanted a certain tanned look since he is playing a rural gangster. When Saif learned ...


Reese Witherspoon Joins "Don't Mess With Texas"

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Reese Witherspoon Joins "Don't Mess With Texas"

Universal Pictures has scored the film rights to David Feeney and John Quaintance's spec script "Don’t Mess With Texas".

The story follows a cop and a prisoner on the run in Texas, with crooked cops in hot pursuit. Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara are set to star.

Witherspoon, Bruna Papandrea, and Dana Fox will produce, and shooting aims to start next year.

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Gong Hyo Jin Sets For "You Are More Than Beautiful"

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Gong Hyo Jin Sets For "You Are More Than Beautiful"

Does Gong Hyo Jin never rest? She seems to be doing piling on the back-to-back projects these days, with a bunch of films (Boomerang Family, 577 Project, Love Fiction) and a drama on the way. Now there’s You Are More Than Beautiful, a short film set to release in two weeks that co-stars Park Hee Soon (All About My Romance, The Client).

The story centers around one simple-hearted Jeju man (Park Hee Soon) whose terminally ill father wants him to see him marry. The character is des ...