Orson Welles


Netflix hires ex-Universal exec to run movies

Netflix has hired former Universal exec Scott Stuber to head up its ongoing drive into original movies. Stuber, who had been a frontrunner to the role vacated by Brad Grey at Paramount, will oversee a growing slate of films at the US streaming service, which expects to release 30 titles this year. Stuber was vice […]

Netflix to finance & finish lost Orson Welles film

SVOD service Netflix will finance the completion and restoration of Orson Welles’ unfinished, final film, The Other Side of the Wind. The late Welles directed the feature in 1970, based on a screenplay he and Oja Kodar co-wrote and starring the likes of John Huston, Peter Bogdanovich and Lilli Palmer. However, it went unfinished and […]

Netflix to finance & finish lost Orson Welles film

SVOD service Netflix will finance the completion and restoration of Orson Welles’ unfinished, final film, The Other Side of the Wind. The late Welles directed the feature in 1970, based on a screenplay he and Oja Kodar co-wrote and starring the likes of John Huston, Peter Bogdanovich and Lilli Palmer. However, it went unfinished and […]