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How an Agency's Fight Against AIDS Led to an Unforgettable Moment With Bono
Jonathan Ive, Apple design svp (Getty Images) It was one of the most interesting and unscripted moments of this year's Cannes Lions, and it only happened because one man was willing to make ...
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Who Says There Are Too Many Facebook Ads? Developing World Says More Brands, Please
Kelly MacLean’s job as Facebook’s lead ad planner in emerging markets is to watch people watch ads. She travels to places like Brazil, Indonesia, South Africa to study the local behavior...
Michael Strahan Fan Charged in Attempted Assault Case
Andre Johnson, the homeless man who was arrested for allegedly trying to gain entry to ABC Studios in New York, has been charged with multiple counts, the New York Police Department told TheWrap Wedn...
Ed Sheeran’s ‘x’ Tops U.S. Album Chart
British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has conquered the U.S. album chart with his first stateside No. 1 collection, his sophomore album “x.” Sheeran’s Atlantic set captured the pinnacle with open...
‘Couples Therapy’ Executive Producer Developing ‘Couples in Crisis’ Project With VH1 (Exclusive)
“Couples Therapy With Dr. Jenn” executive producer John Irwin is once again teaming up with VH1 for programming about troubled celebrity souls. Irwin (pictured) is pairing with VH1 to deve...
Bob Hastings, Lt. Carpenter on ‘McHale’s Navy,’ Dies at 89
Bob Hastings, a character actor best known for his role on 1960s sitcom “McHale’s Navy” as Lt. Elroy Carpenter, the bumbling, sycophantic aide to Captain Binghampton, died June 30 in...
Samsung Shutting Down Digital Movie and TV Service
Samsung Electronics will pull the plug on its video storefront for smart TVs and mobile devices on Aug. 1, marking its full exit from the digital-media business, while the company also said it has e...
Walton Goggins to Return to ‘Sons of Anarchy’ for Season 7
One of “Sons of Anarchy’s” most popular guest stars is coming back to Charming. Kurt Sutter, the creator of the FX drama, announced Wednesday on Twitter that Venus, played by “...
'The Animal Project,' 'Half Of A Yellow Sun' And More TIFF Films Premiere on Vimeo on Demand
Last September at the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival, Vimeo offered $10,000 "nest eggs" to filmmakers who agreed to premiere their films on Vimeo on Demand. The TIFF Collection on ...
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Relativity Media Finds First CMO in Angela Courtin
Angela Courtin has been wooed away from Dentsu Aegis Network by Relativity Media, where she will serve as the company's first chief marketing officer.  Courtin is charged with running the ...
Attention, Aspiring Filmmakers: Here's How You Can Go To Iceland This Fall
These days, making films in the States is simply boring. Too many fakers, too many issues, too many worries. But you know what place doesn't have these problems? Iceland; the home of pickled herring, ...
Virginia Lawmaker Shocks Local Station, Says ‘OMG, I Just F–ked my Boss’ on Live TV (Video)
Virginia House delegate Joe Morrissey shocked viewers by dropping an F-bomb on live television. “OMG, I just f–ked my boss,” he blurted out during a press conference Tuesday that wa...
Rob Cohen Lists Malibu Compound
SELLER: Rob Cohen LOCATION: Malibu, Calif. PRICE: $6,395,000 SIZE: 4,234 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Rob Cohen might not be a big name in all the celebrity gossip ...
Village Voice Jokes About Bad Coffee in First Statement Since Employees’ Lunchtime Walkout
The Village Voice is convinced it will resolve an ongoing contract dispute with its disgruntled employees, according to a statement obtained by TheWrap Wednesday. It's the first time that Voice m...
7 Groundbreaking 'X-Files' Episodes To Celebrate UFO Day
Today marks the anniversary of the Roswell UFO crash in 1947, and whether you believe in flying saucers or weather balloons, there's no denying the event sparked something profound in the American ima...
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'Deliver Us From Evil': What the Critics Are Saying
Eric Bana and Edgar Ramirez star in the horror thriller about an NYPD cop-turned-demonologist, from 'The Exorcism of Emily Rose' director Scott Derrickson.read more
Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff Announces $540 Million Government Package for Film and TV
Three months ahead of general elections on Oct. 5, Brazilian president Dilma Roussef has announced a huge 2014 1.2 billion reales ($540 million) government-funding package for Brazil’s film and TV s...
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Box-Office Milestone: Angelina Jolie's 'Maleficent' Crosses $600 Million Worldwide
The live-action fairy tale is the No. 4 title of the year globally, and the No. 1 non-sequel. read more
Relativity Names Angela Courtin Its First Chief Marketing Officer
Angela Courtin has joined Relativity Media as the company's first chief marketing officer, it was announced Wednesday. The former President of Dentsu Aegis Network, Courtin will lead marketing ini...
Relativity Media Launching Digital Division for Brands, Hires Chief Marketing Officer
Ryan Kavanaugh’s Relativity Media has hired as its first chief marketing officer Angela Courtin, who will launch a digital division focused on content creation for brands. “Relativity is an ag...

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