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Ferguson's Mike Brown Memorial Campaign Has Raised Less Than Officer Darren Wilson's GoFundMe
A GoFundMe campaign to support the police officer who shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown has thus far outgrossed a dueling campaign soliciting funds for Brown's family in their quest f...
AwesomenessTV Channel Launches on Roku
AwesomenessTV, the youth-oriented video network owned by DreamWorks Animation, has rolled out an app on the Roku set-top and other devices — a move that will expand its YouTube multichannel netw...
Liam Helmsworth and John Malkovich-Starring 'Cut Bank' Picked Up for Distribution by A24
Former child actor-turned-playwright and television director Matt Shakman's narrative feature directorial debut, "Cut Bank," was picked up for U.S. distribution by renowned independent distr...
Consumer Groups Urge FCC to Reject Comcast/Time Warner Cable Deal
Two big consumer groups — Consumers Union and Common Cause — on Thursday urged the Federal Communications Commission to reject Comcast's deal for Time Warner Cable. It sounds a warning...
Nick Cannon Confirms Reports of Split From Mariah Carey
Nick Cannon has confirmed he and wife Mariah Carey are separated. “There is trouble in paradise,” Cannon told The Insider With Yahoo on Thursday. “We have been living in separate ho...
Entertainment One Picks-Up Leslie Bibb Comedy ‘Take Care’
Leslie Bibb-led comedy “Take Care” has been acquired for North American distribution by Entertainment One Films (eOne), it was announced on Thursday. Liz Tuccillo produced, wrote and direc...
Steven Strait, Shohreh Aghdashloo to Star in Syfy’s ‘The Expanse’
Steven Strait (“Magic City”) and Emmy winner Shohreh Aghdashloo (“House of Saddam”) are set to star in Syfy’s “The Expanse,” a 10-episode space opera based on...
Liam Hemsworth’s ‘Cut Bank’ Gets U.S. Distribution
A24 and DirecTV have acquired U.S. rights to Liam Hemsworth’s thriller “Cut Bank” two months after its premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival. “Cut Bank” will screen S...
‘Meet the Press’ Minus David Gregory Ratings: Total Viewers Up, Demo Barely Down
“Meet the Press” went on without David Gregory on Sunday, and to be honest, the program didn't miss a beat — at least not on the Nielsen sheets. Of course, all national news sho...
Emmy Predictions: Who Will Win Monday Night
When it comes to analyzing awards, the Emmys are the hardest to gauge. The Academy Awards have the luxury of looking to Guild Awards or BAFTAs, which share a voting body with the Academy, but the Emmy...
Talib Kweli Rips Apart CNN's Ferguson Coverage: ‘We Live in a World Run by White Supremacy’ (Video)
America's number one network for tragic news is doing a terrible job of covering the devastating ongoing story in Ferguson, MO, according to Talib Kweli. Also read: Ferguson Coverage Propels CNN ...
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O'Reilly Return Gives Fox News a Ferguson Coverage Ratings Win
The host puts an end to CNN's five-night streak in the key demo read more
OSCARS: ‘Japanese Dog’ to Represent Romania at Academy Awards
LONDON — Romania has selected Tudor Cristian Jurgiu’s “The Japanese Dog” as its entry in the race for the foreign-language film Oscar. Jurgiu’s feature debut stars Victor Rebengi...
Miramax Closes $250 Million Securitization
Miramax has secured a $25 million credit facility and $250 million securitization, which it plans to use to pay down debt and to support its television and film ventures. The company used its 700-film...
Project of the Day: 'A Cambodian Winter'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the c...
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Michelle Dockery Joins Elisabeth Moss in 'Queen of Earth' (Exclusive)
From the manor to the beach houseread more
‘Real Housewives of N.J.'s’ Caroline Manzo Spinoff Gets Debut Date, Releases Sneak Peek (Video)
After leaving “The Real Housewives of New Jersey,” Caroline Manzo is returning to Bravo with her spinoff “Manzo'd With Children” starting Oct. 5 with consecutive half-hour ...
WE TV Greenlights ‘Sex Box,’ Speeds Up Timetable for Rebrand Launch
WE TV is moving up the launch date of its image makeover. The AMC Networks cabler is formally dropping the “Women’s Entertainment” tag as it shifts to targeting a broader, younger au...
GSN Renews ‘Chase,’ ‘It Takes a Church’
GSN has signed on for more trivia and matchmaking, having given a fourth-season order to the Brooke Burns-hosted “The Chase” and a second-season order to “It Takes a Church,” i...
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Matthew McConaughey Tapped to Drive Lincoln Luxury SUV Sales
Lincoln Motor Company is partnering with Matthew McConaughey on a multiyear campaign to advertise its new Lincoln MKC. The actor said he is a longtime fan of the car maker’s brands, which he p...

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