Toronto International Film Festival News
Nate Parker: 'I'm Not Going to Apologize' for Rape Accusation
"The Birth of a Nation" star Nate Parker said he wants to move past the sexual assault allegation from his college days that has overshadowed the buzz surrounding his film that he spent nearly eight years creating. "I was falsely accused," Parker, 36, said today on " Good Morning America ." "I was
Nate Parker's 'Birth of a Nation' Gets Standing Ovation at Toronto International Film Festival
"Birth of a Nation," Nate Parker's directorial debut, received a standing ovation when it premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival on Friday night. Parker, who walked the red carpet for the first time since a rape case from his college days surfaced in headlines, introduced the film.
Armie Hammer and Wife Elizabeth Chambers Are Expecting Baby No. 2
Armie Hammer had a special announcement to make at the Toronto International Film Festival , which kicked off Thursday. He and his wife Elizabeth Chambers are expecting their second child. "The Birth of a Nation" actor announced the news on Instagram by sharing a picture of himself cradling his
Ashley Judd Heading Back to School for Her Ph.D.
Ashley Judd is going back to school. The 48-year-old actress announced Monday during a Facebook Live Q&A that she's been admitted to the University of California, Berkeley, as a Ph.D. student in public policy. "I have decided to take the next step in my academic journey," Judd said. "Sometimes I'm
Kristen Stewart Opens Up About Negative Reputation
"Twilight" star Kristen Stewart is not a fan of her reputation as "unapproachable." "When I hear that people are intimidated or they think that I'm like reposed or unapproachable or something, that actually, I hate it!" she told Vanity Fair at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival earlier
Reese Witherspoon on Joan Rivers: 'I Still Laughed' Even When She Wasn't Nice
Even when she was the target of Joan Rivers‘ red carpet zingers, Reese Witherspoon still laughed. “She was always very nice to me and even when she wasn’t I still laughed,” the Oscar winner told E! News. “She still made me laugh.” Witherspoon was a...
Thandie Newton Pregnant with Third Child
Baby No. 3 is on the way for Thandie Newton. The 40-year-old British actress and her writer-director husband Ol Parker are expecting a baby next year, her rep confirmed to various media outlets Sunday. The “Crash” actress showed no signs of a baby bump in...
The Social Climber: 2020 Olympics - Tokyo Wins Bid to Host Games
quicklist: 1 title: 2020 Olympics: Tokyo Wins Bid to Host Games text: Tokyo beat out the competition to host the 2020 summer Olympic Games. Japan's capital city beat out Istanbul and Madrid in the last rounds of voting by the International Olympic Committee. It will be the second time Tokyo has
Quotes of the Week: 'The World Needs More Chris Stevenses'
Check out this week's buzziest, funniest and craziest quotes from around the world. 'The World Needs More Chris Stevenses' President Obama and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at a ceremony at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, honoring the four Americans killed in a brazen assault on a
How Did Scientology Influence 'The Master'?
Paul Thomas Anderson has downplayed "The Master's" connection to Scientology . At the Toronto International Film Festival, he reportedly rolled his eyes when asked about the parallels between his latest movie, which comes out in limited release Friday, and the polarizing religion founded by L. Ron