Latest Tim Burton News

House used to film 'Edward Scissorhands' is a Florida museum

Oct. 09, 2021 03:05 AM EDT

LUTZ, Fla. (AP) — Mementos of her time on the Edward Scissorhands set have been stored in Tandova Ecenia’s attic since shortly after director Tim Burton yelled cut for the final time in 1990. “I’ve been searching for a good home for them,” said Ecenia, a Tampa...

Lake Tahoe evacuees hope to return home as wildfire slows

Sep. 04, 2021 20:18 PM EDT

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are making progress on a California wildfire threatening South Lake Tahoe, officials said Saturday, lifting hopes for tens of thousands of residents who are waiting this weekend to return to the resort town. Lighter winds...

Alabama town featured on HGTV honors 'Big Fish' director

Aug. 28, 2021 11:50 AM EDT

WETUMPKA, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama town known for its connection to the 2003 movie “Big Fish” is wrapping up a days-long celebration honoring the film's director, Tim Burton. A screening of the fantasy flick will be held Saturday in Wetumpka, where the movie starring...

Today in History

Aug. 25, 2021 00:02 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Aug. 25, the 237th day of 2021. There are 128 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 25, 1944, during World War II, Paris was liberated by Allied forces after four...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 22-28

Aug. 16, 2021 09:21 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 22-28 Aug. 22: Newsman Morton Dean is 86. TV writer/producer David Chase (“The Sopranos”) is 76. Correspondent Steve Kroft (“60 Minutes”) is 76. Actor Cindy Williams (“Laverne and Shirley”) is 74. Guitarist David Marks...