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Hollywood Blacklist

Stanley Dyrector Sheds Light on Hollywood's Darkest Period: Showbiz Scribe and Raconteur Discusses His New Book

Steve Karras | Posted 09.18.2013 | Books
Steve Karras

Stanley Dyrector was made for Hollywood... or Hollywood was made for Stanley Dyrector. The verdict is still out. But the former actor, turned writer and award winning talk show host, has been a part of Tinseltown's narrative as much as he has chronicled it.

Blacklisted Screenwriter Dead At 98

AP | Posted 02.15.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- A blacklisted screenwriter who later named names to Communist hunters during the McCarthy era has died in California. Richard Collins w...

Magazine Apologizes For Fomenting Hollywood Blacklist

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 01.19.2013 | Media

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The son of The Hollywood Reporter founder Billy Wilkerson is apologizing for his father's and the trade paper's role in the 1947 ...

Years Later, Controversy Over 'Spartacus'

Posted 07.06.2012 | Entertainment

"Spartacus" is one of the most successful films in the history of Universal Studios. The 1960 film earned $60 million at the box office, received six ...

Blacklisted 'Roman Holiday' Screenwriter Finally Awarded Credit

Posted 12.20.2011 | Arts

The Writers Guild of America (WGA) announced Monday that it would officially restore screenwriting credit on 'Roman Holiday' to blacklisted Oscar-winn...

The 2009 Black List Revealed

Deborah Schoeneman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Deborah Schoeneman

Behold the Black List! The coveted list of the best unproduced screenplays of the year, compiled by about 300 development executives and high-level a...