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Edward Burns

Indie Dreams

Ken Spooner | Posted 10.18.2016 | Entertainment
Ken Spooner

As I close my eyes before I go to sleep, the hours of footage I studied earlier that day replays in my head over and over again. The interview sound bites are imprinted in my mind as I piece them together on an imaginary timeline.

Filmmaker Edward Burns' 'Public Morals' Portrays Mythical Irish-American Cops like 'The French Connection's' Popeye Doyle

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 08.19.2016 | Entertainment
Ashley Jude Collie

I was recently chatting with filmmaker Edward Burns who was excitedly talking about his new drama series, Public Morals, which premieres on August 25 on TNT. He was grateful that I'd found the series compelling with a host of outstanding elements from cinematography, set design and costuming to music.

The Road to Burns

Ken Spooner | Posted 03.27.2015 | Entertainment
Ken Spooner

I didn't know much about TV/Film production; I just knew that I wanted to make films and I didn't have the money to do it.

Christy Turlington Burns

Ann Paisley Chandler | Posted 11.17.2014 | Impact
Ann Paisley Chandler

Ann Paisley Chandler: What inspired you to start Every Mother Counts? Christy Turlington Burns: I was compelled to start Every Mother Counts after I...

Ed Burns Plans 'Brothers McMullen' Prequel

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.15.2013 | Entertainment

Edward Burns has long discussed plans to make a sequel to "The Brothers McMullen," but on Tuesday he announced that the project would not go forward. ...

Adrienne Shelly Foundation Launches 6th Annual Celebrity eBay Auction to Support Women Filmmakers

Andy Ostroy | Posted 02.04.2013 | Entertainment
Andy Ostroy

As ASF's founder and executive director, and being Adrienne's widower, I am personally very grateful for the many loyal celebrity friends and supporters who believe in our mission while helping to keep Adrienne's memory and spirit alive.

Christopher Rosen

Why Ed Burns Needs Your Help | Christopher Rosen | Posted 12.03.2012 | Entertainment

Ed Burns fans happy that the writer-director's 11th film takes place on Long Island for the first time since "No Looking Back" in 2004 can thank Tyler...

WATCH: Ed Burns & Mike McGlone Share A Beer In 'Fitzgerald Family Christmas'

Posted 11.09.2012 | Entertainment

Edward Burns' 11th film as a writer-director, "The Fitzgerald Family Christmas," is also a reunion for the Long Island native. For the first time in 1...

Is There Any Reason To See 'Alex Cross'?

Mike Ryan | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

As you're reading this, a very bad movie that goes by the title of Alex Cross is playing in a theater somewhere near you. Alex Cross stars Tyler Perry (Star Trek) as the man who has his name in the title of this very bad movie. Is there any fathomable reason that you should spend the money that you earn working a job that you don't particularly care for just for chance to have some semblance of enjoyment in your free time (and food)?

WATCH: Connie Britton's New Movie

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 10.15.2012 | Entertainment

"The Fitzgerald Family Christmas" is a homecoming of sorts Edward Burns: The new film reunites the writer/director/star with Michael McGlone and Conni...

Edward Burns' Inspiration For 'Brothers McMullen 2'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 04.27.2012 | Entertainment

Audiences are used to seeing sequels to big-budget Hollywood blockbusters like "The Dark Knight," but are continuations of indie films the next trend?...

Edward Burns as an Irish Mensch in Tribeca

Erica Abeel | Posted 03.15.2012 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

Edward Burns, the Tribeca-based filmmaker, is fast becoming a New York treasure. With Newlyweds, Burns zeros in on a kind of Gotham Everyman, exploring how a promising marriage can be sabotaged by the demands of family.

Don't Rescue This Man on a Ledge

Carole Mallory | Posted 03.13.2012 | Entertainment
Carole Mallory

Original no. Interesting yes. This is a heist and caper rolled into one dandy short term treat if you don't look too closely.

I'd Call That a Success: Ed Burns on Newlyweds

Kristin McCracken | Posted 02.26.2012 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

As his 10th feature film hits VOD, the indie pioneer talks about marriage, distribution, and his "puzzling" way of making movies.

Nicki Gostin

Edward Burns On 'Newlyweds,' Wife Christy Turlington | Nicki Gostin | Posted 12.21.2011 | Celebrity

It's no secret that marriage is hard work, especially when in-laws are thrown into the mix, and apparently no one understands this better than Edward ...

Edward Burns, Jon Patricof Talk Future Of Film

The Moviefone Blog | Christopher Rosen (Subscribe to Christopher Rosen's Posts) | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media

"Our mission is to provide independent films to audiences, now, around the country," said Tribeca Film chief operating officer Jon Patricof during the...

Jordan Schultz

Edward Burns Aces Our Pop Culture Quiz | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.09.2011 | Home

In a world where people are told to hone in on one particular skill set, Edward Burns has succeeded across the board. The writer-turned-actor-turned-f...

Director Ed Burns Reveals His Secret Weapon: P.T. Walkley

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

Nice Guy Johnny hit Comcast's "On Demand" with a bang, in part thanks to the power pop stylings of Burns' soundtrack guru.

Brave Thinkers of Indie Film, 2010 Edition

Ted Hope | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ted Hope

We have a bit of a redundancy in the recognition of those that create good work, but that good work does not end with what is up on the screen -- whic...

Tribeca Film Festival Interview: Edward Burns's Nice Guy Johnny

Cynthia Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Cynthia Ellis

Within three minutes of sitting down with Edward Burns to talk about film, you're having such a good time that you literally want to run him around the corner to the legendary Blarney Stone pub.