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Troy Ruhanen Is TBWA's New Global Chief
Omnicom evp Troy Ruhanen is the new chief at TBWA\Worldwide, replacing Tom Carroll, who has been president and CEO since 2007, Omnicom confirmed. Carroll has been bumped to chairman. Jean-Marie Dru...
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Jonah Hill Joining Channing Tatum, George Clooney in Coen Brothers' 'Hail, Caesar!'
Josh Brolin, Ralph Fiennes and Tilda Swinton are also in the comedy. Scarlett Johansson is in early talks to join the production.read more
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Newcomer Rebecca Ferguson Nearing Offer for Female Lead in ‘Mission: Impossible 5′ (EXCLUSIVE)
“White Queen” Rebecca Ferguson is the choice for the female lead in Paramount and Skydance’s “Mission: Impossible 5.” No formal offer has been presented to Ferguson yet, ...
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Energy BBDO's Fietsam Moves to FCB Chicago as ECD
Dan Fietsam, the chief creative officer of Energy BBDO, is joining FCB Chicago as evp, executive creative director, reporting to Chief Creative Officer Todd Tilford, who oversees the office’s ...
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Joel McHale Stars in Online Video Series for Purity Vodka
Purity Vodka, a small Swedish brand, teamed up with comedian Joel McHale for a series of online videos, the first of which debuted yesterday. McHale created and produced the videos with a team of hi...
Jonah Hill in Talks to Reteam With Channing Tatum on Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail, Caesar!’ (Exclusive)
There's a “Jump Street” reunion on the horizon, as two-time Oscar nominee Jonah Hill is in talks to join Channing Tatum in the Coen brothers’ showbiz movie “Hail, Caesar!,&...
‘Extant’ Review: Halle Berry Series Shoots for the Moon, but Does It Aim Too High?
It's probably a little unfair to criticize a show for its ambition — particularly during an era when television is regularly exceeding the traditional expectations of the medium. But watchin...
Emmy Nominations: TheWrap Picks Dream Contenders for Outstanding Lead Actress Drama
Emmy nominations will be announced on Thursday morning, and we all know what that means: We'll sit in front of the TV and hear the same names we heard last year, and the year before … Also r...
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MTV’s ‘Finding Carter’ Solid in Debut; ‘Pretty Little Liars’ Still Hot at 100, ‘Rizzoli’ Rises
MTV’s new scripted drama “Finding Carter” opened to solid ratings on Tuesday, a very busy night in cable for scripted originals that also included season highs for TNT’s “...
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'To Kill a Mockingbird' Actress Rosemary Murphy Dies at 89
She played Miss Maudie in the 1962 classic, won an Emmy for portraying FDR’s mother and earned three Tony nominations during her distinguished career.read more
Emmy Nominations: TheWrap Picks Dream Contenders for Outstanding Lead Actor Drama
Emmy nominations will be announced on Thursday morning, and we all know what that means: We'll sit in front of the TV and hear the same names we heard last year, and the year before … Also r...
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‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ to Boost Summer Box Office
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” is looking to reignite a summer box office that flamed out spectacularly over the July 4th holiday. The sequel to the well-received 2011 reboot will benefi...
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Alec Baldwin in Talks to Join Tom Cruise in ‘Mission: Impossible 5′
Alec Baldwin is in negotiations to join Tom Cruise in Paramount and Skydance’s next installment in the “Mission: Impossible” franchise. “Jack Reacher” helmer Chris McQuar...
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Sigourney Weaver Returns to ‘Alien’ Franchise
Sigourney Weaver will reprise her role as Ellen Ripley from the “Alien” franchise in Sega’s upcoming videogame “Alien: Isolation.” The actress lent her voice and likeness...
LA Dodgers, But Not Former Owner Frank McCourt, Found Negligent in Bryan Stow Beating Case
The Los Angeles Dodgers, but not former owner Frank McCourt, has been found negligent in the 2011 severe beating of San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow. Stow, a paramedic from Santa Cruz, was beaten a...
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George Washington, William Wallace Vie for Glory in Viral Rap Battle
The folks behind Epic Rap Battles of History (ERB) come up with purely hypothetical, ultimately ludicrous debates between famous figures and characters, and its latest episode is no exception. ...
29 Celebrity Impressions Music Video Was a Hoax; Singer Reveals ‘Making Of’ Video
Musician Rob Cantor struck a chord with social media on July 1 when he released a video demonstrating his ability to imitate 29 famous voices. The only catch — he didn't actually do any of t...
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Shailene Woodley’s ‘Allegiant’ Draws Screenwriter
Lionsgate has tapped Noah Oppenheim (“The Maze Runner”) to adapt Veronica Roth’s  “Allegiant” for its third film in the “Divergent” franchise. Lionsgate deci...
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Dish Network Urges FCC to Block Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger
Dish Network is urging FCC officials to reject the proposed merger of Comcast with Time Warner Cable, concluding that the transaction “presents serious competitive concerns for the broadband and...
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Robert Redford to Play Dan Rather in CBS Scandal Movie ‘Truth’
Robert Redford has come on board to play Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett will portray producer Mary Mapes in political drama “Truth.” James Vanderbilt, who wrote Zodiac” and both ̶...

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