film director, producer and actor
Shawn Levy is a Canadian film director, producer and actor. He is the head of 21 Laps Entertainment.
Production still from "Stranger Things" season 2
Netflix has a certified hit with its ‘80s tinged horror/comedy/sci-fi series “Stranger Things.” The show is up for two Golden…
Jan. 5, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
We have interesting guests on The Business, and sometimes our conversations are too long to fit into one show.
Oct. 9, 2017from The Business
In July of 2016, Stranger Things on Netflix came seemingly out of nowhere to become the buzziest show of the summer. The show struck a chord with members of the TV academy as well.
Sep. 1, 2017from The Business
"Babyteeth" is a debut feature from Australia, and what a debut: Shannon Murphy, who's never done a full-length film before, directed from a screenplay by Rita Kalnejais.
Jun. 19from Film Reviews
Writer/Director Judd Apatow has focussed his career on making comedy -- and drama -- people who, when forced to make a choice between adulthood and remaining a kid, put it off.
Jun. 23from The Treatment
"Greyhound," with Tom Hanks as a destroyer captain during the Battle of the Atlantic in World War II, brings an action adventure to home screens.
Jul. 10from Film Reviews
Scott Spencer’s new novel, “ An Ocean Without a Shore,” is about a life seeped in unfulfilled desires.
Jul. 2from Bookworm
An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.
Jul. 10from Freeform
Brit Bennett pushes questions of race and color to their extremes in her new novel, The Vanishing Half.
Jun. 25from Bookworm
In the new documentary “The Ghost of Peter Sellers,” director Peter Medak revisits the nightmarish production of his 1974 film, “Ghost in the Noonday Sun.”
Jul. 11from The Business
A major retrospective of artist Ree Morton permanently closes this week at the Institute of Contemporary Art Los Angeles (ICA LA) after being shuttered through the pandemic.
Jul. 14from Arts & Culture Stories
NBC’s Peacock launches on July 15, and one way it hopes to stand apart from other streamers is price. A basic ad-supported version of the service will be free.
Jul. 10from Hollywood Breakdown