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50 Cent Joins Melissa McCarthy in 'Spy' (Exclusive)
Paul Feig wrote the script and is directing the action comedy. read more
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Seeing Spots: Lifetime Branding Effort Looks an Awful Lot Like Splashy Hotel Ad
A new sizzle reel designed to raise Lifetime’s brand profile ahead of the 2014-15 upfront season may look awfully familiar to the people who developed a certain nerve-jangling hotel campaign t...
Lady Gaga to Perform on ‘Late Show’ for First Time Ever
Contain yourselves Little Monsters! Lady Gaga is about to drop in on the “Late Show With David Letterman” on Wednesday. The appearance will mark the first time the “Poker Face”...
Lifetime’s ‘Flowers in the Attic’ Sequel to Premiere Memorial Day
Following the success of its TV adaptation of V.C. Andrews’ ”Flowers in the Attic,” Lifetime will debut its sequel, ”Petals on the Wind” this Memorial Day. Heather Grah...
Watch: Prepare for 'Game of Thrones' Season 4 with Screen Junkies' 'Honest Trailer'
No matter how devoted you are to the dark, serious, and grisly elements found in HBO's hit series "Game of Thrones," there's always room for a little fun -- especially with jokes cooked up by the Scre...
Lionsgate Buys New Sci-Fi Spec ‘Terrestrial’ With ‘Journey 2' Producer (Exclusive)
Lionsgate has acquired “Terrestrial,” a science-fiction script written by first-time writer Peter Gaffney, three individuals with knowledge of the deal told TheWrap. The studio, which did ...
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'The Drop' Trailer: James Gandolfini Plays Former Criminal in His Last Film (Video)
Crime drama "The Drop," which also stars Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace, is set to theaters Sept. 19.read more
Chris Evans: ‘Captain America’ Fight Scenes Are ‘Wildly Authentic’ Thanks to Frank Grillo
The Cinema Society and Gucci Guilty hosted a screening of Marvel Studios’ “Captain America: The Winter Solider,” at New York’s Tribeca Grand Hotel Monday. Though there are lots of ...
5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: New Original Series from DirecTV and Netflix and More
1. DirecTV Gets Original: Original content continues to take hold at the DirecTV. The satellite provider has picked up Peter Ackerman's "Things You Shouldn't Say After Midnight" for a 10-episode run...
CineCause Acquires Hollywood Film Festival With Plans to Shift to Social Impact
CineCause has acquired The Hollywood Film Festival with plans to continue promoting socially conscious art with a wide selection of festival events that include screenings, panels, technology demos, a...
News Corp Wins Dismissal of US Hacking Lawsuit
A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a case against News Corp that alleged the company defrauded shareholders by concealing the massive phone hacking operation at two of its British-based newspap...
Fox’s Batman Prequel Finds Its Future Riddler
Fox’s “Gotham” has found another villain. Cory Michael Smith will play Edward Nygma (also known as the man who would become the Riddler) in the drama that explores the origin story...
Brenda Freeman to Head Marketing for DreamWorks Animation Television
DreamWorks Animation has named Brenda Freeman as head of television marketing for the toon studio. Freeman most recently was chief marketing officer of Turner Animation and its Cartoon Network, and be...
‘Lion King’ Cast Surprises Virgin Passengers With Live ‘Circle of Life’ Performance (Video)
Virgin Australia passengers aboard flight 0970 were either thrilled, annoyed or very confused Monday when the cast of Australia's “The Lion King” stage show performed a live, a capella...
Henry Ian Cusick and Jeffrey Jones to Star in ’10.0 The Big One’
“Lost” thesp Henry Ian Cusick and Jeffrey Jones are set to star in the indie disaster pic “10.0 The Big One.” Pic will also star Cameron Richardson, David Chokachi and Kristen ...
Drew Carey, Craig Ferguson Swap Spots for April Fools’ Day Prank (Video)
“The Price Is Right” host Drew Carey and “Late Late Show” host Craig Ferguson pulled a switcheroo on viewers this April Fools’ Day, taking over each others’ gigs fo...
Batman Prequel Series ‘Gotham’ Casts Young Riddler
Fox and Warner Bros. Television has found its young Riddler. Newcomer Cory Michael Smith has joined as Edward Nygma, aka the future villain Riddler. Edward is a brilliant young forensic scientist. He&...
New York Times Rides Growing Wave of Climate Fiction (Guest Blog)
When the New York Times speaks, the world listens. And now, with news reports from the most-recent IPCC climate talks in Japan sending shivers down the spines of people everywhere, the newspaper-of-...
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'Orange Is the New Black' Soundtrack to Be Released in May
"Music From the Original Series Orange Is the New Black" will feature Regina Spektor's theme song, and tracks by Kelis, The Velvet Underground and Nico.read more
Brad Pitt Enlists in WWII Romantic Thriller
Brad Pitt is in early talks to star in an untitled World War II romantic thriller penned by Steven Knight. No director or distributor are attached to the project and plot details are unknown but Pitt ...

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