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MGM Income Up 97 Percent for 2013
UPDATED: The studio also reported revenues increased 11 percent to $1.53 billion for the calendar year.read more
'Doll & Em' Director Azazel Jacobs Explains Why He Doesn't Mind Working In Hollywood
When posters for HBO's "Doll & Em" began cropping up around New York City, Azazel Jacobs couldn't resist posing for a few selfies with them. The ongoing miniseries stars childhood friends Emily M...
Lorde Parody Mocks Hollywood's Typecasting of Women of Color (Video)
Tess Paras is not going to play “the white girl's nerdy friend” anymore. The actress, who's appeared in shows like “Grimm” and “Weeds,” skewered Hollywood&#...
Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in Stage Prod. of ‘Hamlet’
Benedict Cumberbatch will swap Sherlock for Shakespeare when he takes the stage as the titular tragic hero in the London Barbican Theatre production of “Hamlet.” The 37-year-old British ...
‘Entourage's’ Perrey Reeves Joins ‘Covert Affairs’
Perrey Reeves is headed to “Covert Affairs.” Best known for her role as Ari Gold's wife Melissa on “Entourage,” Reeves has been tapped as a recurring guest star on USA'...
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NBC Acquires Chyler Leigh Dramedy 'Taxi Brooklyn' for Summer
The 12-episode series hails from EuropaCorp Television and will air stateside in the summer.read more
Super-Sin Me: Showtime Orders Morgan Spurlock Docuseries 'Seven Deadly Sins'
Morgan Spurlock's headed to Showtime. Docu-series "Seven Deadly Sins," which received a straight to series order, will explore each of the seven deadly sins, seen through famed producer/filmmaker...
Legendary Television Taps Noah Greenshner as VP, Scripted Development
Legendary Television has hired Noah Greenshner as Vice President, Scripted Development. Greenshner previously worked at Closed on Mondays, a sister company to graphic novel publisher Oni Press. During...
Legendary TV Names Noah Greenshner VP of Scripted Development
Legendary TV announced Wednesday that Noah Greenshner, who has spent the last several years as a producer, has been elevated to VP of scripted development. Greenshner will report to exec VP of scripte...
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'22 Jump Street' Writer Tackling 'Heist' for DreamWorks
"Need for Speed" helmer Scott Waugh is attached to direct the crime project. read more
Showtime Orders Morgan Spurlock Series ‘Seven Deadly Sins’
Showtime and Morgan Spurlock are going to get sinful with each other. The network has ordered the series “Seven Deadly Sins,” which will be hosted and produced by Spurlock (“Super Si...
FilMart: Sports Movies Come to the ‘Fore’
Producers unveil "Full Strike" and "To The Fore."
Robert Rodriguez's El Rey Network Renews Its First Scripted Drama, 'From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series'
Robert Rodriguez's cable channel El Rey Network has ordered a second season of Robert Rodriguez's television show "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series." Was there ever any doubt? The ongoing "From Dusk Ti...
Fans Can Back a Favorite Legit Musical and Make a Profit
Crowdfunding isn’t just for Zach Braff and “Veronica Mars.” Legit producer Jamie Hendry recently used it to raise £1 million ($1.7 million) of the $10.7 million budget for an upcoming West End ...
The Sorry State of Manhattan Movie Houses
Already blessed with the best weather in the world, Los Angeles moviegoers are also graced with the world’s best movie theaters, specifically a new generation of uberplexes that combine state-of-the...
Lifetime Achievement Honoree: Joe Mantegna Brings Stage Experience to ‘Criminal Minds’
At the age of 66, actor Joe Mantegna shows no signs of slowing down. So though he is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce on March 28, he admits to wo...
Why Playing Superman Proves Dangerous in Hollywood
Hugh Jackman hasn’t suffered for flashing his claws from time to time. Nor has Christian Bale or George Clooney been permanently scarred by time spent under Batman’s cowl. Superman, however, remai...
Major League Gaming, Twitch Looking to be the ESPN of Videogames
When the “Call of Duty” Championship comes to L.A. Live on March 28-30, 20,000 fans will be in attendance. But what may be even more impressive is the millions more that will be watching via MLG.T...
Morgan Spurlock’s ‘Seven Deadly Sins’ Gets Series Order at Showtime
Documentarian Morgan Spurlock’s “Seven Deadly Sins,” which offers an in-depth look at the weird and darkly comic world of sin, has received a series order from Showtime. Hosted by Sp...
New Crowdfunding Site Hosts Big Names – Tom Hanks Film Among First Projects
Soon, wealthy movie fans will be able to get more than a digital download and a T shirt for investing in films online. The new Junction — which is already raising money for films with Tom Hanks,...

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