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Writer-Producers at Reality TV Hit Factory Vote to Unionize
The Writers’ Guild of America's fight to unionize reality TV writers progressed on Friday, when employees at Original Media voted to join the guild by a 42-9 margin in an election held by th...
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WATCH: ‘Ghostbusters’ 30th Anniversary Trailer
Sony has released its trailer for the 30th anniversary release of its blockbuster comedy “Ghostbusters.” Starting with the vintage 1984 Columbia Pictures logo, the trailer begins by declaring...
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CNBC's 'The Profit' Host Trying to Save Crumbs
UPDATED: Marcus Lemonis is part of an investor group that's in discussions to rescue the cupcake chain while Magnolia Bakery's CEO says the "Sex and the City"-referenced chain is "a part of pop cultur...
Ratings: Amy Poehler-Produced ‘Welcome to Sweden,’ ‘Working the Engels’ See Soft NBC Debuts
NBC's two premiering sitcoms, “Welcome to Sweden” and “Working the Engels” underwhelmed on Thursday night, handing NBC a fourth-place finish. “Sweden,” with a 0...
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WGA Unionizes NY-Based Reality TV Producer of ‘Inkmaster, ‘Stormchasers,’ ‘Swamp People’
The Writers Guild of America East has unionized the writer-producers at New York-based nonfiction TV production company Original Media. The writer-producers voted to authorize the guild as their colle...
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Sony Crackle to Release Original Drama Series ‘Sequestered’ in Two Batches
Crackle, the online network of Sony Pictures Television, announced that the first six episodes of original drama series “Sequestered” will debut Aug. 5, holding the back half of the series until ...
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'Tomorrow People's' Luke Mitchell Boards ABC's 'Members Only' (Exclusive)
Jaime Lee Kirchner has also joined the freshman drama from "Erin Brockovich's" Susannah Grant.read more
‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,’ ‘Boyhood’ Trailer Mashup Is ‘a Masterpiece’ (Video)
This weekend's critically-acclaimed releases, “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” and Richard Linklater‘s “Boyhood,” appear to be two very different films, but a new tra...
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Why Richard Linklater Deserves His First Best Director Oscar Nomination for ‘Boyhood’
Even though it’s only July, it’s hard to imagine watching a better-made movie in 2014 than “Boyhood.” Shot in secret over 12 years, director Richard Linklater captures the jour...
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Steven Spielberg’s ‘The BFG’ Primed for U.K. Release with eOne
Entertainment One has set a July 22, 2016 release date in the U.K. for Steven Spielberg’s “The BFG,” an adaptation of Roald Dahl’s children’s book. eOne is the first international distributo...
92Y Offers Advance Screening of Starz's 'Outlander' Plus a Q&A with Cast and Creators
92Y and Starz have announced a special advanced screening of the premium cable network's upcoming time traveling drama "Outlander," based on the best selling novels by author Diana Gabaldon....
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GroupM's Maxus Wins NBCU Digital Duties
GroupM’s Maxus has added NBCUniversal digital duties to the traditional media responsibilities it already handles for the media and entertainment giant after a review, reps at the company conf...
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'Real Housewives of New Jersey': Melissa Gorga on Season 6's 'Hair-Pulling' and Her Feud With Teresa Giudice
As the show revs up for the start of the new season, Gorga tells THR how she feels about criticism of her book and reveals which cast member's intentions she doesn't trust.read more
Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: July 4-11
In this week's best ads, two mobile companies—Samsung and Thailand's DTAC—are as far away in their marketing approaches as they are geographically, with the former continuing its ...
Watch: Richard Linklater Shares Behind-the-Scenes 'Boyhood' Footage With VICE
It's quite the glorious day in the world of independent cinema as Richard Linklater's ambitious, critically acclaimed American odyssey "Boyhood" opens in select New York and Los Angeles thea...
Watch: Gérard Depardieu Goes Downtown in NSFW Trailer for 'Welcome to New York'
No stranger to his own questionable scandals, actor Gérard Depardieu may perfectly embody the type of skeevy, predatory French womanizer who comes to mind when one thinks of Dominique...
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FX Teams with Xbox to Tease Guillermo del Toro’s Creepy Vampire Series ‘The Strain’
FX Networks has launched an exclusive promotion on Microsoft’s Xbox Video ahead of Sunday’s premiere of vampire thriller “The Strain” from Guillermo del Toro. The cabler partne...
George Clooney Will Never ‘Accept’ an Apology From the Daily Mail – ‘the Worst Kind of Tabloid’
George Clooney politely thanked the Daily Mail for issuing an apology about a story claiming his fiance's mother opposed their marriage for religious reasons — and then rejected it entirely...
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World Cup 2014: Belgian Fan Loses L'Oreal Modeling Deal Over Hunting Photos
Axelle Despiegelaere had scored a contract with L'Oreal, but the French beauty company has since withdrawn their interest after hunting photos sparked a social media outcry.read more
As 'Snowpiercer' Hits VOD, the Industry's Divided on Distribution's Future
Today, Korean director Bong Joon-ho's post-apocalyptic action movie "Snowpiercer" will expand to 354 screens around the United States, but also will grace many more personal screens around t...

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