Cicely Tyson, revered as an actress, activist, and trailblazer, has died at 96.
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Remembering Cicely TysonCicely Tyson, revered as an actress, activist, and trailblazer, has died at 96.
Sean Connery Dies At 90The world is bidding a fond farewell to the first actor who portrayed James Bond. CBS News’ Tina Kraus reports.
Chicago International Film Festival Switches To Drive-In FormatThere was no walking the red carpet this year, but the Chicago International Film Festival was still a go. CBS 2's Jermont Terry reports.
AMC Theatres Reopen In Chicago With Pandemic PrecautionsAMC Theatres reopened their movies houses Thursday, including theaters in the Chicago area.
Odd Obsession Movies Closes Amid Pandemic, Other IssuesThe film buff favorite in Bucktown is one of Chicago's last remaining video stores.
'Hair Love' Embraces Loving One's Own Hair5From Chicago, director Matthew Cherry was in Los Angeles to receive his first Academy Award for his animated short film 'Hair Love." CBS 2's Jim Williams reports on how it's more than just a funny animated film. It has a serious message.
Star Wars Episode IX Trailer To Drop At Fan ConventionThousands of Star Wars fans might be letting out a collective Wookie howl at McCormick Place today, as the first trailer for Star Wars Episode IX is expected to debut at the annual fan convention.
6th Annual Jewish Film Festival UnderwayThe JCC's Jewish Film Festival will feature over 40 films. General admission is $13 and tickets are available at jccfilmfestival.org.
And The Oscar Goes To...The Academy Awards ceremony didn't have a host but that didn't seem to bother the movie fans or movie stars.
$400 Million Oscars Museum Under ConstructionIt's all eyes on Hollywood this weekend for the Oscars, but construction crews also are busy working on a new museum devoted to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. CBS 2's Chris Martinez has an inside look at a project 90 years in the making.
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Poised For Huge Opening Weekend"The Last Jedi" picks up right where "The Force Awakens" left off, with Rey meeting Luke Skywalker, and the new "Star Wars" movie is sure to be a box office smash. CBS 2's Brook Silva-Braga reports.
New Trailer Released For 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'Tickets for "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" are on sale, and fans got to check out the latest trailer during halftime of Monday night's Bears game.
Screening Tonight For Tour De France Documentary "Le Ride"This season of "The Amazing Race" will end in Chicago, and host Phil Keoghan is in Chicago on Monday for another project, the screening of his documentary "Le Ride," a documentary about the 1928 Tour De France.
Actress Mary Tyler Moore Is Dead At Age 80Moore gained fame in the 1960s as the frazzled wife Laura Petrie on "The Dick Van Dyke Show." She died with her husband and friends nearby.
Shia LaBeouf Talks New Film "Man Down"Shia talks to the J Show!
Chef Homaro Cantu's Life Depicted In Documentary Premiering At Chicago Film FestCBS 2's Vince Gerasole reports.
Ice Cube Talks "Barbershop 3" with The J ShowBarbershop 3: The Next Cut featuring Nicki Minaj, Ice Cube, Vivica Fox, Common, and more. In theaters April 15.
Melissa Rauch talks 'The Bronze'The Bronze is in theaters March 11
Jet, Ebony Teaming Up With kweli-TV To Give Platform For Black FilmmakersCBS 2’s Audrina Bigos talks to one local filmmaker who’s hoping to get that shot.
Jesse Owens Film “Race” Premiers In ChicagoCBS 2's Vince Gerasole was on the red carpet.
Will Poulter on The RevenantShowbiz Shelly talks to Will Poulter about "The Revenant" in theaters January 8th