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George Nicholaw, Former Longtime General Manager of L.A. Radio Station KNX, Dies at 86
George Nicholaw, the former general manager of Los Angeles newsradio station KNX, died at his home Saturday after being hospitalized with an infection. He was 86. Nicholaw started his career at a radi...
Haley Joel Osment’s ‘Sex Ed’ Gets U.S. Distribution from MarVista Entertainment
MarVista Entertainment has acquired North American distribution rights for Haley Joel Osment romcom “Sex Ed,” with the pic scheduled for a Nov. 7 release in select markets and on VOD. “S...
Will Allegra Promoted at Phil Lord, Christopher Miller Production’s Company
Following the success of “22 Jump Street” and “The Lego Movie,” Phil Lord and Christopher Miller have upped longtime assistant Will Allegra into the director of development pos...
‘Outlander’ Sets Starz Ratings Record for Multi-Platform Viewing
Boosted in part by an extensive free sampling campaign, time-travel drama “Outlander” has gotten off to an encouraging start for Starz — becoming the premium cabler’s most popular ...
Watch: Prepare for the Final Season of HBO's 'Boardwalk Empire' with a Sexy New Trailer
It's 1931 and we are deep into the Great Depression. The country is chomping at the bit to bring Prohibition to an end. The smart ones like Nucky Thompson (Steve Buscemi) are squeezing every crooked c...
Ronan Farrow on Mia Farrow: ‘My White Mother Had Blackmotheritis’
MSNBC daytime host Ronan Farrow took the shooting death of St. Louis teenager Michael Brown personally. A segment of “Ronan Farrow Daily” Monday featured Jonathan Capeheart in-studio to ta...
Paris-based CG Cinema and Kinology Step Into Turkish Drama ‘Mustang’
PARIS– Charles Gillibert’s CG Cinema, the outfit behind Olivier Assayas’ Cannes-competing “Clouds of Sils Maria,”  is set to produce of Deniz Gamze Ergüven’s debu...
‘Ronan Farrow Daily’ Ratings Wilt Further in the Summer
Frank Sinatra's “It Was a Very Good Year” probably wouldn't apply to rumored son Ronan Farrow's TV season ratings. Since its Feb. 24 debut through Aug. 8, MSNBC's “Ro...
Jezebel Calls Out Parent Company Gawker Media for Refusing to Handle a ‘Rape Gif Problem’
Gawker Media is being publicly shamed by its own disgruntled employees. The staff of Jezbel — a lifestyle, celebrity, and political blog aimed at female readers — posted an open letter to ...
‘American Horror Story: Freak Show’ Casts Patti LaBelle
Patti LaBelle is ready to stir it up on “American Horror Story: Freak Show,” The singer has been cast in the upcoming fourth iteration of Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk's horror antholog...
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Doctor Who on World Tour With New Star Peter Capaldi
British science fiction show Doctor Who is celebrating its 51th anniversary, 34th season, and the arrival of a new doctor with a seven-city world tour spanning five continents. The tour kicked off ...
Broadway Box Office: ‘Aladdin’ Makes Magic for Disney
Disney Theatrical Prods. is having something of a magic moment on Broadway this summer: As the long-lead closing announcement of “Newsies” has yielded a spike of last-minute sales, the com...
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TV Ratings: Fake Fish Fuel Shark Week Kickoff
The unreal 'Shark of Darkness: Wrath of Submarine' gives the Discovery franchise a good opening night — bit it's no 'Sharknado'read more
Twitter TV Ratings: Teen Choice Awards Destroy ‘CMA Music Festival,’ Shark Week Debut
Surfboards over sharks, you guys: Sunday's “Teen Choice 2014” topped this week's Twitter TV Ratings, besting the “CMA Music Festival” and the opening to Discovery Chann...
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'Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt?' Trailer Features Romance and Ron Paul (Exclusive)
The politically charged movie opens about seven weeks ahead of midterm electionsread more
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Howard Gordon, Richard Price to Adapt 'Inside Men'
The crime series, written by Price from Tony Basgallop’s format, will be shopped to cable networks before the year's end.read more
Square Pitches Digital Booking Service to SMBs
Square today took another step toward diversification, debuting a booking service called Square Appointments that's aimed at small-and-medium-sized businesses such as salons and personal trainers...
Bryan Cranston, Matthew McConaughey Among First Batch of Emmy Presenters
Stars from “Breaking Bad,” “True Detective,” “Big Bang Theory” and more are headed to the Emmy stage to present this year. 13 presenters, including Bryan Cranston, ...
In the Digital Age, Projectionists Still Need to Learn How to Show 35mm Film Prints
Quentin Tarantino, Christopher Nolan, J.J. Abrams and Judd Apatow recently lobbied Hollywood studios to support Kodak to keep film stock in use -- and their efforts seemed to have worked, with Kod...
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BuzzFeed Expands Thanks to $50M Investment
Changes are coming for millennial-targeted publisher BuzzFeed. The company announced on Monday that it received $50 million in series E funding from venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and plan...

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