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Mike Tyson eyes Jamie Foxx in movie about ex-champ

Promoter and former boxer Mike Tyson. AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee

Mike Tyson says he’s met with Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx about collaborating on a possible biopic on his life.

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Pinoy DP on shooting ‘Pele’ biopic in Brazil

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A SCENE from the coming “Pele,” Jeff and Michael Zimbalist’s film on the younger years of the soccer legend, which was lensed by Matthew Libatique, first Filipino to get a major Oscar nomination— in 2011, for “Black Swan.”

In this conclusion of my column on award-winning director of photography (DP), Matthew Libatique, I share his thoughts about his Filipino roots and lensing “Pele,” the film focusing on the Brazilian soccer legend’s younger years, from his boyhood to his first World Cup victory in 1958.

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A biopic on National Artist Ishmael Bernal in the works

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Nora Aunor (center) with director Ishmael Bernal (in dark shirt) on the set of “Himala”. FROM THE BOOK, “SA PUSO NG HIMALA”

A biopic on the late National Artist for Film Ishmael Bernal is in the pipeline, to be written by Ricky Lee, produced by Joji Alonso and directed by Chris Martinez.

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British director to do Fil-Am Olympic hero’s biopic

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Victoria Manalo Draves will be portrayed by actress Georgina Tolentino.  CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

An Oscar-nominated and Sundance award-winning British filmmaker will be working on a biographical film about Victoria Manalo Draves, the Filipino-American who was the first Asian-American to win Olympic gold medals for the United States.

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Jobs better at keeping personal life private than me – Kutcher

Actor Ashton Kutcher is interviewed as he attends a special screening of "JOBS" hosted by The Wall Street Journal at the Museum of Modern Art on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, in New York. AP

After embodying Steve Jobs in his new movie, Ashton Kutcher came to admire how the Apple Computer founder was able to balance his public and personal lives.

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