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Melissa Rivers Reads President Obama's Letter of Condolences for Joan Rivers Death During Special E! Appearance (Video)
President Barack Obama reached out to Joan Rivers‘ daughter, Melissa, after the comedy legend passed away earlier this month. Melissa revealed the kind gesture from the White House during a prev...
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Lenovo Not Afraid to Make Fun of Itself in Native Content
Most computer tech companies don't want to damage their products, yet Lenovo is asking consumers to imagine creative ways to destroy its laptops.  It partnered with Onion Labs, the satiric...
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Universal Buys YA Short-Story Collection 'Let It Snow'
"The Fault in Our Stars" author John Green wrote one of the three intertwining Christmas talesread more
‘Homeland,’ '24' Producer Howard Gordon Renews Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV
20th Century Fox Television is keeping Howard Gordon in the family. The prolific producer has renewed his overall deal with the studio. Over the more than 20-year partnership with the studio, Gordon h...
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The Many Faces of Supergirl
With six versions of the character to choose from, who will CBS' superhero end up being?read more
Oscars: Canada Taps ‘Mommy’ For Foreign-Language Entry
Montreal filmmaker Xavier Dolan’s “Mommy” will represent Canada in the nominee race for the best foreign-language film Oscar, it was announced today by Telefilm Canada. The film, which shared th...
Angelina Jolie to Direct Elephant Poaching Drama ‘Africa’ for Skydance
Angelina Jolie has signed on to direct “Africa,” about the paleo-archaeologist Richard Leakey's battle with ivory poachers that threaten the existence of the African elephant populatio...
YouTube Will Invest in Original Content From Top Video Creators
YouTube will invest in original content by some of its most popular stars, giving top video creators an even bigger bump in the online space. Details of the digital investments are still in flux. The...
‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’ Trailer Plays Scariest Peekaboo Game Ever (Video)
Well, this will teach those punk kids not to duck the admission fee. A new teaser for FX's “American Horror Story: Freak Show” has hit the web, just in time to ensure a nightmare-fille...
‘The View’ Women May Have Set a Record for Saying ‘Vagina’ in One Segment (Video)
iframe src="http://blip.tv/play/AYOttUAA.x?p=1" width="640" height="400" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen>Whether or not it's OK to be naked around your kids was the first “Hot Topic” d...
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'Red Band Society' Ads Calling Octavia Spencer "Scary Bitch" Pulled After Outcry
L.A. Metro buses will no longer display the adsread more
How Do You Make a Career in Indie Film in the Age of Piracy?
At IFP Film Week, Eugene Hernandez, Deputy Director of the Film Society of Lincoln Center (and Indiewire founder), sat down with four key players in the changing landscape of independent fil...
Martin Scorsese, Producer: 5 Projects the Director Helped Bring to Life
While Andrew Lau and Andrew Loo directed "Revenge of the Green Dragons," a drama about Asian-American gang life in New York during the eighties and nineties, another name looms above the tit...
Shonda Rhimes Fires Back at New York Times Critic Who Called Her ‘Angry Black Woman’
Shonda Rhimes is responding to a New York Times critic who called her an “angry black woman” in a review for “How to Get Away With Murder,” the new ABC drama Rhimes is executiv...
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Jamie Foxx Sued Over New Song (Exclusive)
According to a Florida lawsuit, his "Party Ain't a Party" lyrics are identical to ones sung by another artistread more
Warner Bros. Circling David Ayer for DC Comics’ ‘Suicide Squad’ (Exclusive)
With several unnamed DC Comic films already slated for release through 2020, it looks like one of those pics has been unveiled. Sources tell Variety that “Fury” director David Ayer is the ...
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David Ayer Eyeing Warner Bros.' 'Suicide Squad' (Exclusive)
DC property centers on supervillains with a chance for redemptionread more
The Best Indie Movies of 2014 So Far (Updated)
Throughout 2014, members of Indiewire's Criticwire Network -- comprised of nearly 500 critics from around the world -- have been adding their grades and reviews to our database of film pages. Below is...
Angelina Jolie to Direct ‘Africa’ for Skydance Productions
Although her highly-anticipated Louis Zamperini biopic “Unbroken” doesn’t bow for another three months, Angelina Jolie already has another true story in the works. Jolie has been tap...
CBS’ ‘Thursday Night Football’ Easily Dominates Thursday Ratings
Even though the game was a blowout, CBS’ “Thursday Night Football” towered over the primetime ratings on a night when the other networks were mostly in reruns. Viewership of Thursday...

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