Latest Billy Ray Stories

2008-12-18 02:01:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- United Artists (UA) Entertainment, in collaboration with StudioCanal, has attached Billy Ray (Breach, Shattered Glass) to write and direct CONJURE WIFE.

2008-09-11 00:00:19

Billy Ray -- as in Cyrus -- is the name bestowed upon the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium's 4-month-old rare tiger cub, zoo officials announced today.

2005-11-14 05:02:28

By Tatiana Siegel LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Dennis Haysbert, the Allstate pitchman whose credits also include the Fox series "24," has joined Chris Cooper and Ryan Phillippe in the spy thriller "Breach." The Universal Pictures project, based on real-life events, follows an aspiring FBI agent (Phillippe) who is handpicked to work for a renowned operative (Cooper) in the classified intelligence division.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.