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Hollywood Film Festival Gets a Socially Conscious Makeover
The event will feature films bearing the names of Sharon Stone, Emma Thompson and Liam Neesonread more
‘Trash’ Trailer, Starring Martin Sheen and Rooney Mara, Sparks a Revolution
Three young boys plan to start a revolution, with a little help from Martin Sheen and Rooney Mara, in the new international trailer for Stephen Daldry‘s “Trash.” Rato (Gabriel Weinst...
‘Wonder Woman’ Lynda Carter on Guest Judging ‘Skin Wars': RuPaul Is a Good Time (Guest Blog)
Lynda Carter will be lassoing contestants as a guest judge on the Game Show Network's new body painting competition, “Skin Wars.” The show is hosted by actress Rebecca Romjin, and the ...
HBO Nicks Cinemax’s ‘The Knick’ for Labor Day Viewing
Hoping to give an audience boost to Cinemax’s new drama “The Knick,” parent company HBO will be airing the first three episodes of the historical medical drama on Labor Day. Starrin...
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Stephen Colbert Edits Opening Credits to Reflect Gwen Stefani's Emmys Name Flub
After calling the show "The Colbore Report," she saluted "Chelsea Hammer"read more
Donald Sweeney, Father of Anne Sweeney, Dies at 88
Donald E. Sweeney, an educator who achieved breakthroughs in the integration of intellectually challenged children into the Kingston, New York, school system, died Sunday in Los Angeles. He was 88. Sw...
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Emmys: NBC Nixed Suicide PSA After Robin Williams Tribute
"Collectively we decided to celebrate the life of Robin Williams, not his death or, more to the point, the way he died," a network rep saysread more
‘Party Down’ on Hulu: Site Acquires Streaming Rights to Starz Series
Hulu Plus has acquired the exclusive streaming rights to Starz comedy “Party Down.” Beginning Friday, all episodes of the cult comedy will be available on the website's pay platform. T...
Max Minghella and Callum Keith Rennie Join ‘Into the Forest’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Max Minghella and Callum Keith Rennie have joined Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood in “Into the Forest,” Patricia Rozema’s thriller adapted from the novel by Jean Hegland. The story r...
Game Service Gog Starts Selling Movies Without Copyright Protection
Gog.com, which has been selling games from major publishers on its site without copyright protection, is now looking to do the same with movies. The service has started offering 20 documentaries, most...
Allison Schulnik's ‘Eager’ Is a Claymation Dance of Life and Death: TheWrap's ShortList Quickie
Allison Schulnik's transfixing short film “Eager” is an explosion of beauty, color and violence, a complicated dance acted out by figures who seem alive and doomed at once. The Los Ang...
Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs to Become Filmmaker-in-Residence at Chapman University
Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs will take on the role of filmmaker-in-residence at Chapman University. Each semester Chapman's Dodge College of Film and...
Pivot Launches on University Streaming Service Philo
Participant Media’s television network Pivot is launching on streaming service Philo, bringing its programming to university campuses across the United States, the network announced on Wednesday...
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'Glee's' Final Season Details Revealed
Who's a series regular? Why is Rachel back in Ohio?read more
El Rey Network, Mark Burnett Announce Production of ‘Lucha Underground’
El Rey Network is putting its spin on lucha wrestling with “Lucha Underground,” an original unscripted series from Mark Burnett’s One Three Media. The hour-long weekly series will fe...
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Porsche Adds Third Shop to Agency Roster
Porsche Cars North America has added Minneapolis-based Solve to its agency roster. Cramer-Krasselt and Omnicom Media Group, a division within OMD, in Chicago will continue to work on the brand's...
David Frankel to Direct ‘Departure’ for Good Universe
David Frankel is set to direct the sci-fi romance “Departure” for Good Universe. Billy Ray penned the script with Ray and Jim Whitaker producing. Joe Drake and Nathan Kahane will executive...
Jeremy Irvine, Minka Kelly Thriller ‘The World Made Straight’ Acquired by Millennium
Millennium Entertainment announced the acquisition of Jeremy Irvine and Minka Kelly‘s coming of age thriller “The World Made Straight” on Tuesday. The film, directed by Emmy-nominee ...
OSCARS: Germany Selects Dominik Graf’s ‘Beloved Sisters’ as Academy Award Entry
LONDON — Munich helmer Dominik Graf’s “Beloved Sisters” has been selected as Germany’s Oscar candidate in the foreign-language film category. The late 18th-century set dr...
‘Friends’ 20th Anniversary: Central Perk Replica to Serve Free Coffee in New York
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the “Friends” series premiere, Warner Bros. Television Group, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Eight O’Clock Coffee will team up to offer fans ...

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