Brazil’s Elo Company records 30% hike in turnover (EXCLUSIVE)
Sao Paulo’s Elo Company – co-managed by music empresario Ruben Feffer and former Mckinsey consultant Sabrina Nudeliman – has recorded a 30% increase in sales turnover within the Brazilian ma...
AFM: Carnaby Picks Up Rights to Martin Scorsese Exec Produced ‘Tomorrow’
LONDON — Carnaby Sales & Distribution has acquired international sales rights to “Tomorrow,” which is executive produced by Martin Scorsese. U.S. rights are being handled by Will...
Samantha Morton, John Hurt to Star in ‘The Last Panthers’
LONDON – Samantha Morton, John Hurt and Tahar Rahim will topline the cast of six-part crime drama “The Last Panthers,” which has been greenlit by U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB and French counterpar...
San Diego Theater Review: Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s ‘Bright Star’
Yep, that’s the real Steve Martin collaborating with roots-music queen Edie Brickell on the Old Globe premiere “Bright Star,” but not the wild and crazy guy with an arrow through his head nor th...
Korea Box Office: ‘Maze Runner’ Heads Slow Weekend
Hollywood titles “The Maze Runner” and “Begin Again” continued to hold the top spots in another low key weekend at the Korean box office.
Why Is There a Starbucks Cup In Tumblr's Logo Today?
You know that period at the end of the Tumblr logo? It’s for sale to advertisers, called the Sponsored Tumblr Dot. Well, it's not for sale every day, but it's open to sponsors on spec...
Jewelry Thieves Pink Panthers to Get Euro TV Series Treatment
Heist thriller 'The Last Panthers' from CanalPlus and Sky Atlantic will star John Hurt, Samantha Morton and Tahar Rahimread more
'12 Years a Slave' Director Steve McQueen to Get European Film Academy Honor
He will receive the award for European achievement in world cinemaread more
Egypt Picks ‘Factory Girl’ As Its Foreign Oscar Candidate
Egypt has selected Mohamed Khan’s femme empowerment drama “Factory Girl,” about a sweatshop seamstress accused of losing her virginity, as its candidate for the foreign-language film...
Oscars: Egypt Selects 'Factory Girl' for Foreign-Language Category
Mohammed Khan's melodrama will be considered for the shortlist of nominees at next year's Academy Awardsread more
’12 Years a Slave’ Director Steve McQueen to Receive European Film Award
LONDON — The European Film Academy is to honor “12 Years a Slave” director Steve McQueen with its award for European achievement in world cinema at its awards ceremony on Dec. 13 in ...
Blair-Mangat Shoots ‘Boombox Project’ Documentary in New York
LONDON — Shooting has begun in New York City on documentary “The Boombox Project,” the first feature from commercials director Rohan Blair-Mangat. Further locations will include Brazil, Miam...
Israel's Keshet Elevates Programming Executive, Adds Another
Ran Telem will now be vp of content, with Hilik Sharir joining the TV hit show producer as vp of programmingread more
Daniele Watts Admits Mistakes, Explains Why She Didn't Cooperate With Police
Daniele Watts wrote an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times in which she addressed the controversy surrounding her recent police stop that made headlines. The “Django Unchained” actress acknowle...
'Downton Abbey' U.K. Ratings Drop for Second Episode of Season 5
ITV's 'X Factor' drew a bigger audience than its hit drama, which lost 1.5 million viewers compared to the equivalent episode last yearread more
Playboy Mansion Affected by Sunset Blvd. Water Main Break
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power says the Playboy Mansion was one of 20 properties impacted read more
Rio Talent: Daniel Aragao on ‘I Swear I’ll Leave This Town’
Daniel Aragao, despite making strides in his home nation of Brazil, admits that he is more in tune internationally with what others consider to be art house films. His first picture, “Good Luck, Swe...
‘Revenge’ Premiere: Victoria Gets Her Groove Back
(Spoiler alert: Do not read on if you haven't yet watched the Season 4 premiere of “Revenge” entitled “Renaissance.”) Passing the “Revenge” baton from damaged E...
‘Simpsons'-'Family Guy’ Crossover Viewers Either Loved It or Hated It
(Spoiler alert: Do not read on if you have not yet seen the Season 13 premiere of “Family Guy” entitled “The Simpsons Guy.”) Fox stumbled onto something that was certainly memo...
SoftBank Stock Falls in Tokyo on Uncertainty Over DreamWorks Animation Deal
Speculation over the $3.4 billion DWA bid pushes the stock lower as the overall market risesread more