Emmys Telecast 2014: What To Expect from Seth Meyers and Monday Night's NBC Awards Presentation
Thanks to Sunday Night Football, the Emmys will be held on Monday night this year, thus breaking a long-running tradition of both capping off the weekend with a big, beautiful bang and taking advantag...
News Thumbnail
Sony Exec's Flight Diverted After Hacker Group Claims Explosives On Board
The same group also took responsibility for Sony's PlayStation Network being downread more
News Thumbnail
Dave Chappelle Makes Hartford Comeback One Year After Heckling
The comedian apologized for his Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival appearance last yearread more
NBC News President Plans ‘Meet the Press’ Overhaul, Says Show Needs ‘More Edge’
Chuck Todd will take over soon as the new host of “Meet the Press,” but he's going to have a lot of company in the spotlight. In an interview with the New York Times, NBC News Presiden...
Emmy Countdown: Swagger and Jitters Collide in the Home Stretch
Are we there yet? That age-old lament of kids in the backseat of the station wagon has been expressed more than once during the past few days as Emmy season headed into the home stretch with an extra-...
Are Projectionists Dinosaurs in the Age of Digital Cinema?
In the very early days of cinema, audiences were indifferent to the content of films. It didn't matter whether they were watching an onrushing train, the electrocution of an elephant or tree leaves mo...
Prince Releasing Two New Studio Albums on Same Day
Prince is back in prolific mode: The purple one announced Monday that he will release two new albums on Sept. 29, one of them by his new band, 3rd Eye Girl. The Prince album, “Art Official Age,&...
Korea Box Office: ‘Pirates’ Steals ‘Currents’ Crown in Subdued Weekend
Mixed results for U.S. fare as "Expendables 3" flops, but "Fault" and "Begin Again" bounce
Emmys 2014 Countdown: Everything You Need To Know About Tonight's Governors Ball
Wondering where HBO front-running nominees Matthew McConaughey or Julia Louis-Dreyfus are sitting at the 66th Emmy Awards Governors Ball? That insider's secret is easy to solve, for the moment you...
News Thumbnail
Mediahub/Mullen Named Media Lead for TV Land
Mediahub/Mullen won its second piece of Viacom media planning and buying business, with the addition of agency-of-record status for TV Land. Last November, the media arm of the Interpublic agency wa...
First Superman Comic Sells For $3.21 Million at Auction
The Man of Steel's first appearance commanded a lot of gold this weekend. In an eBay auction held by Federal Comics of Washington State, a remarkably well-preserved copy of “Action Comics...
News Thumbnail
Prince Set to Release First Solo Album in Four Years
The musician's full-length album with 3rd Eye Girl will drop on the same dayread more
‘Dallas’ Star Josh Henderson Talks John Ross’ Next Move, Getting Roughed Up On Set – And That Threesome Scene
The latest episode of TheWrap's popular “Drinking With the Stars” video series brought “Dallas” to Los Angeles. Josh Henderson stars as John Ross Ewing in the TNT reboot of...
‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Behind-the-Scenes Pics Celebrate Summer's Top Film (Photos)
Like any great superhero team, the crew of “Guardians of the Galaxy” made a dramatic late surge to come out on top. In this case, that meant a $17.6 million three-day gross to win the box ...
TiVo Targets Cord-Cutters with DVR That Carries $180 in Annual Service Fees
Too frugal to pay for cable TV, but still willing to fork over the dough for a super-fancy DVR? TiVo now has a product aimed at just such a niche group of cord-cutting DVR lovers: The company has an...
News Thumbnail
Wallace Shawn on Gaza: "The Anger of the Palestinians Cannot Be Ended by Killing Their Children"
The playwright, actor, and member of Jewish Voice for Peace challenges the notion that all Jews support Israel's actionsread more
News Thumbnail
Ad of the Day: Van Damme Awesomely Sculpts a Mountaintop Ice Bar for Coors Light
Jean-Claude Van Damme is still ice cold, but also still not as frosty as a Coors Light, says the brewer. It's been more than two years since the Gen X icon philosophized about his tight, frozen...
Weekend Report August 25, 2014
Guardians of the Galaxy: $18MM James Gunn UTA - Charlie Ferraro The Safran Company - Peter Safran Chris Pratt CAA - Jason Heyman Mosaic - Julie Darmody Zoe Saldana ICM Partners...
Venice/Toronto: Films Distribution Says ‘Goodnight Mommy’ (EXCLUSIVE)
A genre connoisseur, Paris-based Films Distribution has swooped on world sales rights to “Goodnight Mommy,” an intriguing combination of an unnerving chiller and production by Austrian auteur Ulri...
News Thumbnail
Haim Saban on Israel: 'All I Can Do Is Share the Facts'
"Most of Hollywood is informed in a very superficial way" about the Middle East, the media mogul saysread more