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Film Review: ‘Get On Up’
Is it possible for a single movie to capture James Brown in all of his multitudes, contradictions and reinventions? Probably not, but “Get On Up” makes an admirable stab.
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‘Good Wife’s’ Mike Colter Returns for Season Six
“The Good Wife’s” Mike Colter, who plays troublemaker Lemond Bishop to Julianna Margulies’ Alicia Florrick, will be returning to the popular CBS drama for season six, sources c...
‘Get on Up’ Review: Chadwick Boseman Brings the Funk in This Surprisingly Daring James Brown Biopic
Time will tell which of these two films winds up being the fluke, but director Tate Taylor, the man behind the cloying and artificial “The Help,” has bounced back with “Get on Up,...
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'Get On Up': Film Review
Director Tate Taylor’s energetic follow-up to "The Help" stars Chadwick Boseman as funk maestro James more
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L.A. Mayor Left in the Dark About Malia Obama's 'Extant' Gig
Eric Garcetti told the first lady he was unaware of the 16-year-old's visit to L.A. until very recently. Her reply? "Good. You weren't supposed to."read more
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Noel Black, Director of 'Pretty Poison,' Dies at 77
He also earned an Oscar nomination for a Palme d’Or-winning short film, helmed several telefilms and worked on many TV more
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‘Rising Star,’ ‘Wipeout’ Hit Lows; ‘Big Brother,’ ‘Unforgettable’ Steady
There wasn’t a whole lot happening on the broadcast ratings front Sunday, with CBS’ “Big Brother” once again the night’s standout in key demos and ABC’s unscripted ...
USA Orders ‘Colony’ Pilot From Carlton Cuse
USA Network announced the pilot pick-up of the Carlton Cuse alien drama “Colony,” about a family trying to stay together as the entire human race is threatened. The drama (“Colony...
Netflix Dives Deeper Into Documentaries, Nabbing Award-Winning 'Virunga'
Netflix continues to push into the documentary world -- in particular, issue-driven docs -- with its latest acquisition, Orlando von Einsiedel's acclaimed "Virunga," which follows a team of ...
Ryan Reynolds Cracks Jokes and Skulls in Leaked ‘Deadpool’ Test Footage (Video)
There has been talk of a “Deadpool” movie since Ryan Reynolds got his head chopped off at the end of “X-Men Origins: Wolverine,” but 20th Century Fox has yet to give the greenl...
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USA Picks Up Carlton Cuse-Ryan Condal Dystopian Family Drama Pilot
USA Network has given a pilot order to “Colony,” (working title), a drama set in the near future about a family trying to stay together while also surviving the struggle of the human race ...
BuzzFeed Editor Ben Smith Details All 41 Instances of Political Reporter's Plagiarism
When so many people have access to Google, it's tough to get away with plagiarising others’ work, as BuzzFeed political writer Benny Johnson found out Friday. Allegations that Johnson was us...
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ESPN's Stephen A. Smith Issues Apology for Domestic Violence Rant
Calling himself “foolish” and “wrong,” ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith apologized Monday for suggesting women may “provoke” domestic violence. In a cold opening of...
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Hulu Plus Secures Exclusive Streaming Rights to 'Manhattan'
The WGN America drama will be available on Hulu's premium service the day after new episodes air, with those shows appearing on the free version of Hulu after three more
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Justin Bieber Takes 10 Year-Old Cancer Patient to Awards Show
Justin Bieber made one lucky fan’s dreams come true Sunday night in Los Angeles when he took her as his date to the Young Hollywood Awards. The 10 year-old Make-A-Wish recipient, who is battli...
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NBCSN To Expand Reality Slate With Debut of Car-Auction Series
A reality series that looks at the high-pressure world of car auctions? Sounds like something you might find on Discovery Commuications’ Velocity, Viacom’s Spike or NBCUniversal’s Esquire. In fa...
Review: In 'Calvary,' Brendan Gleeson Tries Sincerity on For Size
“I think there’s too much talk about sins and not enough talk about virtues," Father James says in director John Michael McDonagh’s second film “Calvary,” an Irish mystery-comedy hybrid...
Bruce Wayne Is ‘Testing’ Himself in New ‘Gotham’ Trailer (Video)
Batman may not be popping up in new Fox drama “Gotham,” but Bruce Wayne will be preparing himself to become the Dark Knight when he grows up. A new trailer (above) for the series focusing ...
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Key & Peele Look Back on What Made Their 'Liam Neesons' Spot a Promoted Clip Worth Watching
Jokesters Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele—best known for their Comedy Central sketch comedy show Key & Peele—have created several hilarious, over-the-top characters, including su...
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Sarah Palin Rolls Out Her Own Internet TV Network
Sarah Palin has announced the launch of The Sarah Palin Channel, a subscription-based Internet TV network that offers "unfiltered," direct access to the former vice presidential candidate,...