LOS ANGELES — Anyone who has seen Kristen Bell break down in (happy) hysterics over a sloth knows the actress’ affinity for animals, especially those of the cute and cuddly variety. So when the people behind the new IMAX original film “Pandas” asked “The Good Place” star if she would consider narrating the documentary, it was a no-brainer.
NEW YORK — A New York City firefighter died early Friday after he became separated from his unit as they battled a fierce, smoky blaze that broke out in the cellar of a former Harlem jazz club being used as a film set.
TORONTO — “Maudie,” starring recent Oscar nominee Sally Hawkins as real-life Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis and Ethan Hawke as her fish-peddler husband, took a leading seven film trophies on Sunday as light-hearted Canuck jokes mixed with politically charged speeches at the Canadian Screen Awards.
LOS ANGELES — A man was arrested and is accused of stealing Frances McDormand’s Oscars trophy after the Academy Awards on Sunday night, Los Angeles police said.
Bryan Fogel’s sports doping documentary “Icarus,” which exposed the state sponsored doping program of Russia’s Olympic athletes won best documentary at the Academy Awards Sunday.
Toronto producer J. Miles Dale has won the best picture Oscar for “The Shape of Water” along with director Guillermo del Toro.
A teaser spot for Solo: A Star Wars Story dropped Sunday night during the Super Bowl before a full-length ad appeared Monday morning.