News

9 Documentary Directors Who've Made the Leap to Narrative (or Vice Versa)
Joe BerlingerJoe Berlinger's career broke out when HBO assigned him to direct a documentary about the trial of three Satan-worshiping, teenage murderers. "As it turns out, because we paid attenti...
Emmys 2014 Behind the Scenes: The Stylemaker Behind Emmys’ Golden Boys
Ilaria Urbinati has a proven reputation as a go-to dresser for some of Hollywood's most notable men — but at the moment, the trusted stylist has an opinion with which her clients would likel...
News Thumbnail
Jaunt Aims to Kick-Start Hollywood Virtual Reality With $27.8 Million in New Funding
"We think over next few years, as the technology becomes available, virtual reality will see mass adoption," says co-founder Jens Christensenread more
‘300’ Producer Mark Canton Starts Mad Riot Entertainment (EXCLUSIVE)
Mark Canton is pushing into New York City with Mad Riot Entertainment, a movie and TV development production company. The “300” producer is serving as a partner and creative consultant for...
News Thumbnail
15-Year-Old YouTuber Lohanthony Doles Out Advice for Vloggers
At the age of 14, most people are concerned about starting high school. YouTube star Anthony Quintal—known to his fans as Lohanthony—had to manage hosting his own MTV Web show on top of ...
News Thumbnail
Condé Nast Names Vanity Fair Publisher Menicheschi President of Media Group
It’s been a busy month for Condé Nast. In the past few weeks alone, the company announced that it would be spinning off Lucky magazine, reorganizing its food properties and selling WWD ...
Liam Neeson to be Honored at Zurich Film Festival, Will Present Latest Crime Drama 'A Walk Among the Tombstones'
"A Walk Among the Tombstones," a crime thriller starring Liam Neeson, has been selected by the Zurich Film Festival as their Gala Premiere and will screen at their 10th annual celebration.&n...
News Thumbnail
Evangeline Lilly Unveils Her 'Ant-Man' Hairdo on Instagram
Actress is looking very Wasp-ishread more
News Thumbnail
Carson Daly Welcomes Baby Girl
"It's time for our weekly segment — a 'Today' show baby!"read more
Conde Nast Media Group Names Vanity Fair Publisher Edward Menicheschi CMO and President
Condé Nast Media Group has named Vanity Fair publisher Edward Menicheschi its chief marketing officer and president. He will succeed Lou Cona, who in April 2013 was named the company's president...
News Thumbnail
Dave Grohl Welcomes Baby Girl
Ophelia joins Violet Maye and Harper Willowread more
James Foley Death Exposes Secret Ransoms to Free Captured Journalists
The gruesome execution of American journalist James Foley by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has shed new light on the secretive ransom negotiations around kidnapped journalists in global c...
TV Review: ‘Breathless’
Doctors and nurses have been engaged in soapy doings since broadcasting’s infancy, but seldom in a package quite as tantalizing as “Breathless.” Set in the early ‘60s, this three-part “Maste...
How a Documentary Filmmaker Makes the Leap to Narrative: R.J. Cutler and 'If I Stay'
"If I Stay" is based on the best-selling novel by Gayle Forman. How did you get involved with the project? I read the book and fell in love with it -- mostly because I found that it was pro...
How to Make a Documentary in North Korea Without Being Hassled
In Soon-Mi Yoo's film, archival images taken from North Korean fiction and documentary films, theater performances and party meetings are intertwined with live footage shot on location by the director...
News Thumbnail
Michael Wolff on Jeff Bewkes: What's Next for Time Warner's Anti-Mogul
Now that he’s fended off Rupert Murdoch (for now), the CEO might be better off figuring out what else he can sell, writes Wolffread more
'The Simpsons' on FXX Live Blog: Day 1 of the 12-Day Marathon
"The Simpsons" was the first grown-up TV show I ever watched. I can't remember when it first infected my weekly routine, but to this day I remember exactly when it would air: Thursdays at 8p...
News Thumbnail
Facebook Quietly Launches New Ad Policy
Facebook is toying with its News Feed advertising policy, possibly risking a backlash from marketers who are worried that repeated ads will raise auction prices and force advertisers to seek other p...
TheWrap's ‘Breaking Bold’ Emmy Predictions: Who Will Win? Who Should Win
Is it time for the Emmys to shake things up? Outstanding Comedy Series nominee “Modern Family” has won for the last four years in a row. Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series nominee ...
Comcast, Hoping to Hook Kids on Cable, Launches Internet-Based TV Service with 7 Colleges
Comcast has found a new bundling model to bring pay TV to the next generation of consumers: The cable giant is delivering an 80-channel package, streamed to computers, tablets and smartphones, for ...

Pages