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Rebecca Hall was in her mid-twenties when she began to understand her complicated family history. The British actress-turned-director says most would look at her fair complexion and dark hair and see “the English rose,” she says – but appearances are never the end of a person’s story. Hall, who has appeared in films such as …

A new film about a 19th-century poet and early feminist demands to be filmed through a woman’s lens, but it is likely to be directed by a man because there is such a shortage of female directors, according to one of Britain’s greatest screenwriters. . Paula Milne has written a feature film inspired by Elizabeth …

Russian TV presenter Igor Kirillov, who was the chief presenter of state television during Soviet times, has died at the age of 89. For decades, Kirillov was the presenter who briefed the USSR public on major current events, including the launch of the Sputnik satellite, communist party statements, military parades in Moscow’s Red Square, and …

“Kaidan +: Something Strange and Spectral” (courtesy CU Presents) This spooky season, the Department of Drama and Dance at the University of Colorado at Boulder will bring the Halloween spirit to CU audiences with seven spooky ghost stories. Inspired by a legendary Japanese kabuki play, “Kaidan +: Something Strange and Spectral” has been adapted for …

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla .– Will Packer, record Hollywood producer and native of St. Pete, is adding something new to his long list of accomplishments. This time it’s in the form of a building bearing his name. What would you like to know Will Packer has produced and produced films like “Night School”, “Girls Trip” and …

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – October 12 was “Lynne Hayes-Freeland Day” in the city of Pittsburgh. October 26 was “Lynne Hayes-Freeland Day” in Allegheny County. And today is “Lynne Hayes-Freeland Day” here at KDKA-TV. (Photo credit: KDKA) Since 1976, Lynne Hayes-Freeland has built a career as one of Pittsburgh’s best and most respected broadcasters. But now our …

After several months of an imposed hiatus, the Azuka Theater returns to theater live and in person with the world premiere of “Young Money”, by local playwright Erlina Ortiz. “Young Money” is the story of Tomasina aka Kila-T, one of the hottest new artists in Hip-Hop / Rap. She has humble roots and has built …

Russian director Klim Shipenko, who returned on October 17 from the International Space Station (ISS) where he participated in the recording of the first film shot in space, shared with MRT this Thursday his unprecedented experiences during the space trip that he’s already failing. Shipenko, who spent 12 days at the ISS, with actress Yúlia …

American Airlines Affirm, which offers installment loans to consumers, announced a partnership with American Airlines on Wednesday that will allow travelers to book flights now and pay over time. “Although consumers are more eager than ever to get away from it all, they remain mindful of making travel part of their budget,” said Silvija Martincevic, …

ABC was undoubtedly licking their chops during Saturday night’s 8 p.m. prime-time game between the Big Ten Penn State and Ohio State powers. That was until Penn State lost a 20-18 nine-hour overtime marathon against Illinois last Saturday. Still, Ohio State enters at No. 5 in the Top 25 AP on Saturday. Penn State fell …