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‘Cops’ Employee Shot While Covering Robbery (Video)
An employee of the television show “Cops” was shot while covering the police response to an armed robbery, Omaha police said. Deputy Chief David Baker (pictured) said in brief remarks to r...
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Legacy Launches New Anti-Smoking Ads Targeted to Teens
Viewers who tuned into the VMAs saw an ambitious new anti-smoking ad campaign launched by the American Legacy Foundation. The “Finish It” commercial is part of the Legacy’s ongoing...
Governor, Legislative Leaders Reach Deal On California Movie and TV Tax Credit
California legislative leaders and Gov. Jerry Brown are expected to announce a deal on Wednesday to extend and expand California’s movie and TV tax credit, a source close to the negotiations sai...
‘Survivor’ Enlists John Rocker as a Castaway
Former pro baseball player John Rocker has found a new career: Reality TV contestant. Atlanta Braves vet Rocker is among the castaways who will compete on the upcoming 29th episode of CBS's realit...
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Mophie Selects a Creative Agency
Deutsch L.A. has won a pitch to become the first lead agency for Mophie, a smart phone case maker with plans to advertise on next year's Super Bowl, according to sources. Sources previously ide...
Michael Keaton Bursts Into Oscar Race with ‘Birdman’
Michael Keaton is back, in a big way. With his new film “Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)” premiering to favorable early buzz at the Venice Film Festival and set to play Telluride t...
‘Fifty Shades of Grey's’ Jamie Dornan Cast in Miramax's '9th Life of Louis Drax’
“Fifty Shades of Grey” hasn't even steamed up theaters yet, but Jamie Dornan has already lined up another role. Miramax announced Wednesday that Dornan will star in “The 9th Lif...
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Hits $500 Million at Worldwide Box Office
Marvel-Disney’s “Guardians of the Galaxy” has crossed the $500 million mark at the worldwide box office. The film has taken in $255.2 million domestically as of Monday after winning the ...
Project of the Day: 'Florence'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the c...
‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Star Jamie Dornan Boards Thriller ‘Ninth Life of Louis Drax’
Miramax has cast “Fifty Shades of Grey” actor Jamie Dornan in the psychological thriller “The Ninth Life of Louis Drax,” with shooting set to commence in October in Vancouver. ...
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'Fifty Shades of Grey' Star Jamie Dornan Cast in Miramax's 'The Ninth Life of Louis Drax'
The psychological thriller marks Miramax's return to the film production businessread more
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Ad of the Day: Bissell Cleans a Grimy Subway Floor, but That's Not the Crazy Part
Ravi Dalchand really, really believes in his product. The senior brand manager at Bissell Canada demonstrates the effectiveness of the new Bissell Symphony All-in-One hard floor cleaner (it vacuums...
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Box-Office Milestone: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Crosses $500 Million Globally
Director James Gunn is already plotting a sequel for summer 2017read more
ABC Introduces New ‘Bachelor’ Chris Soules on ‘Good Morning America’
America met ABC's new “Bachelor” during ”Good Morning America” on Wednesday. Chris Soules, an Iowa farmer who failed to win over the heart of “The Bachelorette”...
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Oscar Winner Angus Wall Teams With Enso in Clever Back-to-School Effort
Khan Academy wants to school you—and, for the first time, it's going beyond YouTube tutorials to do it. “You Can Learn Anything,” its inaugural mass-marketing campaign, includ...
NBC’s ‘America’s Got Talent’ Rises Tuesday; Special ‘Bachelor’ Boosts ABC
NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” was the dominant program in Tuesday’s ratings race, matching its August high and carrying the net to an easy victory in key demos. The Peacoc...
Non-Fiction Producers Association Adds 14 Production Companies to Ranks
The Non-Fiction Producers Association, a trade group for documentary and nonfiction TV production, announced Wednesday that 14 production companies from New York and Los Angeles have joined its member...
TLC Sets ‘Breaking Amish’ Season 3 Premiere Date, Releases First Trailer (Exclusive)
TLC continues its popular “Breaking Amish” adventure with a third season beginning Thursday, Sept. 18 at 10 p.m. ET. Over 10 new hour-long episodes, five new cast members will leave their ...
Hulu Acquires ‘Party Down,’ Will Stream Entire Series
Hulu has acquired exclusive streaming rights to Starz’s cult comedy “Party Down,” it was announced Wednesday. From Friday, August 29, every episode of “Party Down” will b...
Venice Film Review: ‘The President’
An allegorical lesson about dictatorships and the cycle of violence they breed, Mohsen Makhmalbaf’s “The President” unfortunately offers a simplified and simplistic reduction, akin to an ancient...

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