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Anonymous Apps Like Whisper and Secret Have a Dark Side
An increasingly popular category of social media presents an enticing but potentially risky proposition for brands eager to reach teens and young adults. Services such as Ask.fm, Secret, Whisper and...
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Barbra Streisand on the 'Tonight Show': All the Action as It Happened
THR live-blogged the episode, which was packed with amazing songs and a few insultsread more
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CEOs Can’t Ignore the Digital Revolution Anymore
Not too far in the past, brand stewards—specifically CEOs—could get away with just paying lip service to the notion of a fully optimized digital corporation. Illustration: Carl Wiens ...
‘Dancing With the Stars’ EP Talks Show's Future: Less Len Goodman, More Julianne Hough
The prodigal dancer has returned to ABC's “Dancing With the Stars.” Julianne Hough, who segued her successful time on the competition into two Emmy nominations for choreography and a m...
China’s Huayi Brothers to Launch U.S. Subsidiary (EXCLUSIVE)
HONG KONG – China’s Huayi Brothers Media, which recently ditched plans to invest in Jeff Robinov’s Studio 8 company, has instead announced plans to set up its own U.S. outfit. Huayi, which is Ch...
Kanye West's Bizarre Rant Targets Matt Lauer, Ben Affleck, the Media After Wheelchair Flap (Video)
Kanye West ranted onstage Monday about everyone from Ben Affleck to Matt Lauer — but never issued an apology — as he fired back at criticism over singling out a wheelchair-using fan at a ...
CNN Ordered to Rehire 100 Workers, Compensate 200 Others by Labor Board
CNN has been ordered by the National Labor Relations Board to rehire 100 workers and compensate an additional 200 others in relation to a labor dispute dating back to 2003. CNN had replaced a unionize...
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Jerry Seinfeld Honors Joan Rivers After Finding "Heartbreaking" Text
Two weeks before her death, the late star agreed to be on Seinfeld's web seriesread more
Film Review: ‘The State-Mafia Pact’
Muckraking helmer-performer Sabina Guzzanti’s “The State-Mafia Pact” provides a step-by-step account of how the Italian government — including, but hardly limited to, Silvio Berlusconi — mad...
Netflix Delays ‘Arrow’ as Warner Bros. Promotes Second Season of Series on Home Video
Disc sales are trumping marketing when it comes to the CW’s “Arrow.” The second season of the superhero show was set to start streaming on Netflix on Sept. 14, but a last-minute date...
Film Review: ‘Melody’
A homeless young hairdresser agrees to bear an older woman’s child in exchange for enough money to start her own, long dreamt-of salon In Belgian helmer Bernard Bellefroid’s “Melody,”
Film Review: ‘Perfect Obedience’
Mexican helmer Luiz Urquiza’s debut feature, “Perfect Obedience,” examines the pedophilic relationship between the spiritual leader of a Catholic seminary and the comely, naive young lad he sele...
IFP Independent Film Week: It's Not Just for Filmmakers Anymore
Though it's still called Independent Film Week, a more apt term for IFP's annual week of conferences and panels would be Storytelling Week, since the focus is no longer solely on independent filmmaker...
Peter Mehlman: Being Me Is a Full-Time Job (Exclusive Excerpt)
When did being me become a full-time job? I know, it sounds unseemly to imply that you never considered yourself self-absorbed but, before the events I'm about to describe, I'd never given it ...
Sundance Institute Announces 10 Writers for First Episodic Story Lab
The Sundance Institute has announced the 10 writers selected to participate in its inaugural Episodic Story Lab, which will take place at the Sundance Resort in Utah from Sept. 27 through Oct. 2. Writ...
Labor Board Orders CNN to Rehire 100 Fired Employees
The National Labor Relations Board has ordered CNN to rehire 100 workers and compensate 200 others for a labor dispute that originated in 2003. The 11-year dispute stems from CNN’s decision to r...
‘What's the Deal?’ 7 Actresses Vying to Star in ‘True Detective’ (Exclusive)
Time may be a flat circle, as Matthew McConaughey mused in “True Detective,” but HBO and writer/creator Nic Pizzolatto need to get moving on casting the female lead for the second season. ...
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Man Jumps to Death From Roof of Standard Hotel in Downtown L.A.
"Because there's no criminal investigation involved it has been deemed a suicide," an LAPD spokesperson saysread more
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Matt Damon and Paul Greengrass in Talks for New 'Bourne' Movie
Greengrass would write the scriptread more
Matt Damon, Paul Greengrass Plot Return to ‘Bourne’ Franchise
In a stunning turn of events, Matt Damon and writer-director Paul Greengrass have done an about-face and are planning to return to the “Bourne” franchise at Universal, an individual famil...

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