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ESPN Promotes Marie Donoghue to EVP Global Strategy, Original Content
ESPN elevated Marie Donoghue to exec VP global strategy and original content, a 16-year veteran of the sports programmer overseeing business affairs, business affairs and gaming and partnerships gro...
Top 9 Things to Know About the Toronto Film Festival
Here are nine things you probably don’t know about the Toronto Film Festival, which starts Sept. 5: 1. GLAM SLAM Gone are the days when the party grid was lean until the weekend. The glam hits t...
New Technology Is Changing the Toronto Festival Experience
New apps and technologies are changing the Toronto Intl. Film Festival — and the way people experience it — in both significant and subtle ways. Now that anyone with a high-end digital camera and ...
Voltage President Nicolas Chartier Finds His Element at Toronto Festival
Voltage Pictures president Nicolas Chartier is in his element at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. He formed Voltage as a sales company a decade ago with Dean Devlin and came to Toronto in 2008 with Vo...
Lifetime's ‘Unauthorized Saved the Bell’ Movie Attracts Underwhelming 1.6 Million Viewers
Lifetime's “Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story” debuted to just 1.6 million viewers on Labor Day Sunday. That's a pretty low number for the cable channel, especially considering ...
Strand Releasing Acquires Panos H. Koutras' Greek Comedy 'Xenia' Ahead of TIFF Showing
Strand Releasing has announced the acquisition of Panos H. Koutras’ "Xenia" from Pyramide International ahead of its North American premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival.&nbs...
Sony Pictures Animation Developing Faith-Based Movie About Nativity Story (Exclusive)
Sony Pictures Animation is developing “The Lamb,” an animated movie inspired by the Nativity story that DeVon Franklin will produce under his newly-minted company Franklin Entertainment. B...
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TBS Cancels Cee Lo Green's 'The Good Life'
The unscripted series will not return for a second seasonread more
‘General Hospital’ Casts ‘All My Children’ Vet Billy Miller
Billy Miller is checking into “General Hospital.” The daytime veteran, known for playing Richie Novak on “All My Children” and Billy Abbott on “The Young and the Restless...
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Agora Takes Top Spot in Online Black Market Trade
Agora is quickly gaining steam as the web's biggest black market, as reported by Wired. Since its launch in late 2013, the hidden site has become popular among those looking to buy illegal drug...
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War Is Even More Hell in 'Monsters: Dark Continent' Trailer
It's the army versus tentacled monsters in the follow-up to Gareth Edwards' cult movieread more
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Syfy Taps Mike Cahill to Direct 'The Magicians' (Exclusive)
The 'Another Earth' alum will oversee the pilotread more
Emilia Clarke and Sam Claflin to Star in MGM’s ‘Me Before You’
“Game of Thrones” actress Emilia Clarke and “Hunger Games” actor Sam Claflin are in negotiations to star in MGM and New Line’s “Me Before You.” Thea Sharrock ...
CeeLo Green’s TBS Reality Show Canceled Prior to Backlash Over Twitter Rape Comments
Public criticism is mounting against rapper-actor CeeLo Green, a former judge on NBC’s “The Voice” who was the center of a recent TBS reality series, after controversial statements h...
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'The Goldbergs' Books Rob Huebel, Paul Sorvino for Season 2 (Exclusive)
Dan Bakkedahl will also be among the guest cast for the '80s comedyread more
Apple Says iCloud Not Breached in Celebrity Photo Hack
Apple said Tuesday that certain accounts of Hollywood celebrities were compromised via a “very targeted attack” on its services — but that neither iCloud nor Find My iPhone were bre...
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'Modern Family' Recruits Tyne Daly
As Lily's teacherread more
Russell Brand Documentary in the Works
Mayfair Film Partnership Limited and Interloper have teamed up to produce the documentary “Brand,” a pic revolving around the life of multi-hyphenate Russell Brand. Ondi Timoner will direc...
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About.com Gets Into Native Advertising
After years of being one the most-sought out sites for advice online, About.com is changing its look for the first time in a decade to help it reach the modern audience—and add native advertis...
Toronto: Mongrel Nabs Sales Rights to Aussie Feature ‘The Daughter’
Mongrel Intl. has acquired international sales rights to Australian stage director Simon Stone’s feature bow “The Daughter,” and will be repping the title during the Toronto film festival, the c...

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