Monica Potter Starrer, Jimmy Fallon Comedy Among NBC Pilot Orders
The network stays in business with the 'Parenthood' actress with a comedy produced by Ellen DeGeneres. read more
Nick Jonas Boards Fox's Ryan Murphy Comedy 'Scream Queens' (Exclusive)
Joining a cast that includes Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin and Ariana Grande. read more
The NFL Will Run a Subtle but Chilling Super Bowl Ad About Domestic Violence
Domestic violence is not the kind of theme you'd expect among the beer, babes and laughs of Super Bowl advertising. But the National Football League, still stinging from the public outcry over t...
The Turtle Gets a Lift From a Very Fast Sports Car in Mercedes' Version of This Aesop's Fable
A new $100,000 sports car helps the tortoise beat the hare in Mercedes-Benz' Super Bowl ad, which the automaker posted on YouTube today. The ad, from Merkley + Partners in New York, retells the...
24 Hours in Advertising: Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015
Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: Victoria's Secret releases full Super Bowl spot The lingerie brand teas...
'Grandma': Sundance Review
Paul Weitz casts Lily Tomlin as a misanthropic poet on an embattled quest to help her granddaughter in this warm, character-driven comedy-drama.read more
Q&A: Why McCann's Rob Reilly Still Gets Excited for Super Bowl Ads
Specs Who: Rob Reilly New gig: Global creative chairman, McCann Worldgroup Old gig: Worldwide chief creative officer, Crispin Porter + Bogusky Age: 45 Why did you create this year's ...
'Birdman' Credit Grab Was "Textbook Extortion," Says Worldview (Exclusive)
Hoyt David Morgan is suing the company for $2.7 million, and last month, got a judge to freeze 'Birdman' money.read more
Sundance: Lena Dunham, Kristen Wiig and Your Other Favorite Female Comedians on Misogyny, Sex Scenes, and Their Secret Weapons
"Behind every great woman is another woman," said John Cooper, director of the Sundance Film Festival, as he introduced four of the entertainment industry's most powerful women, who happen t...
Nascar Legends Richard Petty and Dale Earnhardt Loom Large in New Campaign
Stock car legends Richard "The King" Petty and the late Dale "The Intimidator" Earnhardt won the most Nascar season titles with seven apiece—putting them in rarified air amo...
Blizzard Forces New York TV, Stage Shows to Shut Down, Make Contingency Plans
Broadway canceled Monday's performances while morning shows prepared pretaped episodes for Tuesday.read more
Tom Cruise Wiretapped Nicole Kidman and 5 More Revelations from 'Going Clear'
The documentary also alleges that, years before her role on 'Homeland,' actress Nazanin Boniadi was set up as Cruise's girlfriend.read more
'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Hiring Oscar-Nominated Writer (Exclusive)
Chris Weitz is being brought in to write the 'Star Wars' spinoff being directed by Gareth Edwards after Gary Whitta exited the project this month read more
Watch: Go Behind the Scenes with Trent Harris in Exclusive 'Beaver Trilogy Part IV' Clip
Last year, we called director Trent Harris the "best underground filmmaker you don't know, but should." The director of offbeat comedies, Harris has directed such films as "Rubin &...
Esurance Suits Up for an In-Game Ad on the Super Bowl, a Year After Its Postgame Coup
After thumbing its nose at the in-game advertisers on last year's Super Bowl, Esurance is set to become one of them. The online insurance company confirmed Monday that it is suiting up and read...
Exclusive: Seed&Spark and Wemo.io Teaming Up For Virtual Reality Grants
Crowdfunding and distribution platform Seed&Spark is teaming up with Wemo.io, a virtual reality technology and platform company, to launch an adversity-minded grant program to empower independent ...
Ethan Hawke, Sean Penn, Clint Eastwood Set for LMU Filmmaker Interview Series
The third season will once again be moderated by The Hollywood Reporter's Stephen Galloway.read more
Paramount Shifts 'Mission: Impossible 5' Release Date to Summer 2015
The Tom Cruise tentpole will now avoid a confrontation with 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.'read more
Review: 'The Americans' Season 3 Asks How Far Is Too Far For Family
"The Americans" has always been a show about questions. In the spy genre, questions arise all the time. Who's lying? Who's telling the truth? Why? For what purpose? But creator Joseph Weisbe...
Critic’s Notebook: Fifty Shades of Sex at Sundance
Straight, gay, adulterous, orgiastic, athletic, analyzed and agonized over: Almost everybody onscreen at Sundance this year seems to be doing it. Is American film finally shedding its Puritanism?read ...

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