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Ben Sherwood Reveals How He Scored Disney's Top TV Job, Talks Paul Lee, ABC News Successor (Q&A)
Sherwood spoke with THR about his immediate plans for ABC and ABC News, what he learned from his college friend Jeff Zucker, a contract standoff with "GMA" anchor Josh Elliott and which shows he'd poa...
The State of Disney: What Ben Sherwood Must Tackle
ABC News President Ben Sherwood was named chairman of Disney Media Networks and president of ABC Television Groups Monday, filling the role Anne Sweeney will vacate at the end of January 2015. With th...
‘Orange Is the New Black’s’ Michael Chernus Heads to ‘Manhattan’
WGN America’s “Manhattan,” the new scripted drama about the development of the first atomic bomb, has added its final lab tech. “Orange Is the New Black” and “The Big ...
SXSW Film Review: ‘Vessel’
Shot through and through with activist zeal, this vivid profile of an abortion-rights group might have benefited from a more distanced approach.
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Anna Wintour Defends 'Kimye' Vogue Cover
Anna Wintour today defended her decision to put Kanye West and Kim Kardashian on the latest Vogue cover, following backlash from readers and reports West had begged for the honor for his bride-t...
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Ad of the Day: Will the World's Second-Oddest Family Be a Winner for Sprint?
Dad is a hamster, voiced by Andrew Dice Clay. One son, played by new Saturday Night Live cast member Kyle Mooney, is supposed to be at college, except he's home most of the time. Another son is ...
Weekend Report, March 10, 2014
300: Rise of Empire: $45M Noam Murro CAA - Todd Feldman Management 360 - Guymon Casady Sullivan Stapleton WME - Phillip Sun Eva Green UTA - Billy Lazarus   Mr. Peabo...
Weekend Report, March 3, 2014
Non-Stop: $30M Jaume Collet-Serra CAA - Scott Greenberg Liam Neeson CAA - Chris Andrews Michelle Dockery WME - Michelle Bohan Anonymous Content - Sandra Chang   Son ...
Weekend Report, February 3, 2014
Ride Along: $12.3M Tim Story UTA - Michael Sheresky, Ramses Ishak Field Entertainment - Jeff Field Kevin Hart UTA - Steve Cohen 3 Arts Entertainment - Dave Becky Ice Cube UTA -...
Weekend Report, January 27, 2014
Ride Along: $21.2M Tim Story UTA - Michael Sheresky, Ramses Ishak Field Entertainment - Jeff Field Kevin Hart UTA - Steve Cohen 3 Arts Entertainment - Dave Becky Ice Cube UTA -...
Weekend Report, January 21, 2014
After a record box office haul in 2013, Hollywood has to be liking 2014 quite a bit thus far. After Lone Survivor beat expectations last weekend, Ride Along has now broken the record for a January ope...
Weekend Report, January 6, 2014
While Frozen and The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continued their respective quests for global domination (helped along by a holiday season during which they swatted away newcomers like flies) the ...
Weekend Report, December 16, 2013
While the second installment in Peter Jackson's Hobbit trilogy (yes, there is a third one due) did not match the opening of its predecessor, it could have easily been swallowed up in the...
Weekend Report, December 9, 2013
Heroines continue to reign supreme, with Frozen and Catching Fire trading places, but still holding onto the top two spots. If you throw in Gravity, this has been a very lucrative fall for female-driv...
Weekend Report, December 2, 2013
To say that girl power drove the Thanksgiving box office to record heights would be an oversimplification, but it is definitely the theme as the industry pours over the returns from the long weekend. ...
Weekend Report, November 24, 2013
The moment has finally arrived. This is the day the world has been waiting for; the day we report that Delivery Man, the Vince Vaugh-led remake of a hit French Canadian comedy, came in 4th in its open...
Weekend Report, November 18, 2013
Thor probably thought he only had Katniss Everdeen to worry about between now and Christmas. But lo and behold, the mighty Norse God was given a run for his money by the opening of The Best Man Holida...
Weekend Report, November 11, 2013
Young Ender Wiggin was forced to step aside for a superhero who is all grown up. Thor: The Dark World hammered its way to $86.1M for its opening weekend, proving that the Avengers brand is alive and w...
Weekend Report, November 4, 2013
Undaunted by controversy, Ender's Game stormed to #1 in its opening weekend, although maybe not with enough energy to stay there for long. Nonetheless, the film adaption of the popular novel by Or...
Weekend Report, October 28, 2013
While undoubtedly the older skewing segment of the American audience is getting its share of engaging films this Fall, once Johnny Knoxville showed up as "Bad Grandpa," the youth demo made i...

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