QUENTIN TARANTINO BEGS ‘NO SPOILERS’: In anticipation of today’s Cannes debut of the Charles Manson-Hollywood mash-up Once Upon a Time In Hollywood, director Quentin Tarantino made a special request on social media. He wrote: “I love Cinema. You love Cinema. It’s the journey of discovering a story for the first time. I’m thrilled to be here in Cannes to share Once Upon A Time…In Hollywood with the festival audience. The cast and crew have worked hard to create something original, and I only ask that everyone avoids revealing anything that would prevent later audiences from experiencing the film in the same way. Thank you.” The film stars Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and many others.
SEASON 3 TRAILER FOR WESTWOOD DROPS: HBO used its Game of Thrones series finale to promote the upcoming season of Westworld. The show, starring Aaron Paul and Lena Waithe, will bow for its third season in 2020.
HULU NABS RIGHTS TO WEINSTEIN DOC: Hulu grabbed the rights for Ursula Macfarlane’s Untouchable, which reportedly features interviews with new Harvey Weinstein accusers. The film tells the story of Weinstein’s rise and fall, and the manner in which he allegedly traded influence in Hollywood for sexual favors. The accused rapist is facing a criminal trial on assault charges.
HELEN MIRREN THINGS PINK AT CANNES: The L’Oreal spokesperson Helen Mirren, 73, is going all out for the brand she represents at Cannes. (The brand is also a major sponsor of the festival). She not only wore a rose dress, but also dyed her hair pink to highlight the Rosy Tint age-perfect line from L’Oreal.