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HBO's ‘The Leftovers’ Premiere Draws 1.8 Million Viewers
“The Leftovers” were a little lukewarm for HBO on Sunday. The series premiere for the Damon Lindelof drama, which follows the fallout from a Rapture-like event, had 1.8 million total viewe...
NBCU Appoints CFO for E! and Esquire Network
NBCUniversal announced today that it has appointed Donald C. "D.C." Storm II as CFO of E! and Esquire Network. Formerly the vp of financial planning and analysis at NBCU Corporate, Storm wi...
HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’ Opens to Lukewarm 1.8 Million Viewers
HBO’s “The Leftovers” premiered to 1.8 million viewers for its initial telecast on Sunday night, according to Nielsen estimates, putting it below the network’s other high-profi...
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TV Ratings: HBO's 'The Leftovers' Opens to 1.8 Million Viewers
The new drama loses much of its "True Blood" lead-in, falling shy of the most recent drama launches.read more
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Kino Lorber Picks Up Jean-Luc Godard's 'Goodbye to Language'
The distributor is planning a theatrical rollout for the 3D film, which shared the Jury Prize at this year's Cannes Film Festival.read more
Ryan Phillippe’s Human Rights Doc to Hit Theaters This Summer
Actor and exec producer Ryan Phillippe’s doc “Isolated,” which focuses on an ongoing genocide in the Indonesian province of West Papua, is getting some big screen treatment. Phillippe and Someth...
Channing Tatum Glares, Gets Patriotic on First ‘Foxcatcher’ Poster (Photo)
Steve Carell goes nearly unrecognizable to play a disturbed millionaire in Bennett Miller‘s “Foxcatcher,” but it's Channing Tatum who gets the spotlight on the first poster relea...
Producer Michael De Luca Lists Brentwood Colonial
SELLER: Michael De Luca LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA PRICE: $5,199,000 SIZE: 4,751 square feet, 5 bedrooms and 5 full bathroom (plus 2 water closets) YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: He may have co-hosted a star-stu...
‘War of the Roses’ to Break Out on Broadway Next Season
Warren Adler’s play “The War of the Roses,” the divorce comedy based on his own 1981 novel, is gearing up for a run on Broadway, with a team of producers acquiring the rights to the...
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Most Major Media Conglomerates Underperforming at Half-Year Mark
Disney outperforms the broader markets, and Time Warner keeps pace. Video games are a hit while new media is a mixed bag.read more
Joel McHale Says He Has No Interest in Hosting a Latenight Talk Show
Joel McHale has made it clear that he is not interested in his own latenight show. “F— no!” McHale told Conan O’Brien on the TBS laffer Friday night. “Who would do that? That is so much ...
NY Times Public Editor Calls Out Newspaper's Iraq Coverage
New York Times public editor Margaret Sullivan called out her newspaper's coverage of the violence in Iraq on Saturday, observing that the Times was not giving enough of a platform to anti-war vi...
Globo, Telefe Ink Three-Year Telenovela Pact
MADRID — Two of Latin America’s broadcast network heavyweights – Brazil’s Globo and Argentina’s Telefe – have inked what Globo describes as an “important” three-year agreement for ...
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First Look at 'Batman V Superman's' Clark Kent Appears on Twitter
Henry Cavill's look as the mild-mannered reporter debuts via a tweet in support for a charitable cause.read more
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It's Official: Tom Hardy Joins Leonardo DiCaprio in 'The Revenant'
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu is directing the revenge tale based on Michael Punke's novel.read more
POLL: Are You a Fan of HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’?
HBO’s new series “The Leftovers,” from producers Damon Lindelof (“Lost”) and Tom Perrotta, debuted Sunday night to mixed reviews. Variety critic Brian Lowry said it ̶...
HBO Serves ‘Leftovers’ on Yahoo for Free
Time Warner’s HBO is making the first episode of Damon Lindelof’s creepy drama “The Leftovers,” which debuted Sunday on the premium cabler, available for free on the Yahoo Scre...
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Warner Bros. Aims to Shoot Down Author's 'Gravity' Lawsuit
The studio says it couldn't possibly breach Tess Gerritsen's contract, and argues her 1999 "Gravity" book isn't particularly similar to its mega-successful film.read more
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Bryan Singer Shares 'X-Men: Apocalypse' Treatment Online
The "Days of Future Past" director and producer teases the beginning of the next film in the franchise on Instagram.read more
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'Rising Star': Kesha on Not Swearing on Live TV or 'Shitting on People's Dreams'
Ludacris reveals why rappers have less of a chance of success on the ABC show, and Brad Paisley advises upcoming hopefuls to go with a hot Disney track.read more

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