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Weekend Report September 2, 2014
Guardians of the Galaxy: $22MM James Gunn UTA - Charlie Ferraro The Safran Company - Peter Safran Chris Pratt CAA - Jason Heyman Mosaic - Julie Darmody Zoe Saldana ICM Partners...
History's ‘Houdini’ Debut Is Most-Watched Cable Miniseries Premiere of 2014
History's “Houdini” miniseries conjured plenty of viewers with its premiere on Sunday. The miniseries, which stars Adrien Brody as the famous magician Harry Houdini, drew 3.7 million t...
“If I Stay” Star Chloë Moretz Rents Grown Up House
WHO: Chloë Moretz (and family) LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA PRICE: $11,000 per month (list price) SIZE: 3,882 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: The last several weeks brought...
History’s ‘Houdini’ Unlocks 3.7 Million Viewers on First Night
History’s two-part original movie “Houdini,” featuring Adrien Brody as The Great Harry Houdini, drew 3.7 million viewers for its first installment on Monday night, according to preli...
Vote for the August, 2014 Project of the Month
The project that receives the most votes for Project of the Month will receive a consultation from our Project of the Month partner, Tribeca Film Institute! Below are the four projects up for the pri...
Relativity Media Names Carol Genis Managing Director
Carol Genis has been named Managing Director of Relativity Media, the company announced Tuesday. In the newly created position, Genis will oversee the day-to-day operations of Relativity, directly man...
The 11 Biggest Winners at the Summer Indie Box Office
Even with "Guardians of the Galaxy" and "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" swooping in at the last minute to give the studio box office a major boost, the summer of 2014 has largely be...
‘Hemlock Grove’ Renewed for Third and Final Season by Netflix
Eli Roth‘s horror series “Hemlock Grove” has been given one more season by Netflix. The streaming TV service has renewed the series for a third and final season. Ten new episodes wil...
Netflix Orders ‘Hemlock Grove’ Third and Final Season
Netflix has picked up “Hemlock Grove,” the gothic mystery series from executive producer Eli Roth, for a third and final season, the company announced. The 10-episode final season of the o...
Review: 'Intruders' Season 1 Episode 2, 'And Here… You Must Listen' Starts Putting the Pieces Together
When we left "Intruders" at the end of the pilot, 9-year old Madison (Millie Brown) was on her way out the door to run away from home, adding a final warning to Richard Shepherd over the pho...
Grindstone Acquires Modern-Day Take On Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline' Starring Ethan Hawke and Ed Harris
Grindstone Entertainment has announced the acquisition of all North American rights to writer-director Michael Almereyda's "Cymbeline," a modern day adaptation of Shakespeare's play. The fil...
‘Rachel Maddow Show’ Names Cory Gnazzo as Executive Producer
Cory Gnazzo has been named executive producer of “The Rachel Maddow Show,” replacing Bill Wolff who departed in August to join ABC's “The View.” “I am thrilled to an...
Telluride: From ‘Birdman’ to ‘Mommy,’ Festival Soars Above the Fray
JUSTIN CHANG: How was your Telluride, Scott? Mine was terrific — though I should note that I don’t really have a frame of reference, being a first-timer at this annual mountainside mecca for movi...
Ceelo Green's ‘The Good Life’ Canceled After No Contest Plea, Rape Tweets
TBS has canceled Ceelo Green‘s reality series “The Good Life” after a disastrous weekend that began with him pleading no contest to a felony charge of giving a woman the drug ecstasy...
Rosie Perez Will Co-Star in Larry David’s Broadway Play
“Fish in the Dark,” the new play written by and starring Larry David, has lined up its Broadway dates, theater and initial casting, tapping actors including Rosie Perez, Jayne Houdyshell ...
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Apple Says Nude Celebrity Photo Leaks Were Targeted Hacks
Apple's cloud is safe, the company has said in response to claims that a security flaw in its photo-storing software allowed hackers to grab naked images from celebrities' personal accounts....
ESPN Promotes Marie Donoghue to EVP Global Strategy, Original Content
ESPN elevated Marie Donoghue to exec VP global strategy and original content, a 16-year veteran of the sports programmer overseeing business affairs, business affairs and gaming and partnerships gro...
Top 9 Things to Know About the Toronto Film Festival
Here’s nine things you probably don’t know about the Toronto Film Festival, which starts Sept. 5: 1. GLAM SLAM Gone are the days when the party grid was lean until the weekend. The glam hi...
New Technology Is Changing the Toronto Festival Experience
New apps and technologies are changing the Toronto Intl. Film Festival — and the way people experience it — in both significant and subtle ways. Now that anyone with a high-end digital camera and ...
Voltage President Nicolas Chartier Finds His Element at Toronto Festival
Voltage Pictures president Nicolas Chartier is in his element at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. He formed Voltage as a sales company a decade ago with Dean Devlin and came to Toronto in 2008 with Vo...

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