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'Contagion' Screenwriter: The Most Dangerous Virus Is Fear
UPDATED: It's worse than Ebola.read more
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Gwyn Jones Steps Down as CEO of BBH
Gwyn Jones has unexpectedly stepped down as CEO of Bartle Bogle Hegarty, two years after Publicis Groupe took full control of the London-based agency. Jones, who has spent his entire 27-year career...
TV Review: Morgan Spurlock’s ‘7 Deadly Sins’
Cheeky in the extreme — and “extreme” is the operative word — Morgan Spurlock’s “7 Deadly Sins” takes Showtime into TLC territory, albeit operating with a bit more style and latitude. Se...
Stephen Colbert Goes Back to 1974 for Richard Nixon Resignation Special (Video)
Stephen Colbert grew sideburns, donned earth tones and lit up on camera to go back to 1974 to mark the 40th anniversary of President Nixon's resignation. No longer content just to expain the news,...
PaleyFest Panels Include ‘Gotham,’ ‘Flash,’ ‘Jane the Virgin’ and ‘Facts of Life’ Reunion
The 10th Annual PaleyFest Fall TV Previews kicks off its bi-coastal experience on September 6. The event will feature multiple screenings in both cities, with New York screenings running through Septe...
Why the Locarno Film Festival is Unlike Any Other Moviegoing Experience
Within the first 24 hours of this year's Locarno Film Festival, its 67th edition, some 8,000 viewers will sit outside to watch a drugged-up Scarlett Johansson wreak havoc in Luc Besson's nutty blockbu...
Martin Freeman Talks 'Fargo,' 'Sherlock' Season 4, and Why He's Not Working for Awards
How do BAFTAS and Emmys compare in your mind? You've already won a BAFTA. I did. I've lost a couple too. To be absolutely honest, they're both lovely. I suppose if anything, the Emmy is a little more...
Dish Deal with A+E Includes Over-the-Top Streaming Rights
Dish Network has officially added A+E Networks to its over-the-top lineup: Under the companies’ multiyear contract renewal, the satcaster has secured rights to stream the cabler’s live and...
Why Gia Coppola Was Embarrassed to Show Her Family 'Palo Alto'
Gia Coppola is the sixth member of her family to get behind the camera, following grandfather Francis, aunt Sofia, and uncles Roman ("CQ," "A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III...
Project of the Day: 'Mythical Creatures'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress; at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the com...
Emmys: Netflix Pushes 'Orange is the New Black,' Kate Mulgrew at Academy Screening Hosted by Chelsea Handler
"Don't you love how relaxed this is? It's like you're in our living room." Though Chelsea Handler was hosting Netflix's For Your Consideration screening of "Orange is the New Black,&qu...
Helen Mirren: ‘Who Doesn't Love a Jolly Good Spanking?’
Jimmy Fallon played a rousing round of “Mirren, Mirren on the Wall” Monday, which resulted in Helen Mirren endorsing some light BDSM. “Whips and chains are not my style,” the O...
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South Korean Filmmakers Sign Petition Against 'Civilian Massacre' in Gaza
"Oldboy" director Park Chan-wook and "The Berlin Film" director Ryoo Seung-yong are among 100 public figures supporting the petition.read more
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Nicki Minaj Explains How Beyonce's 'Flawless' Remix Came to Be (Audio)
"She told me, 'I want you to be you. I don't want you to hold back,' " Minaj told Hot 97 on Monday of the surprise collaboration.read more
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Kimberly-Clark Urges People to Drop Their Pants
In a new campaign for its Depend brand, Kimberly-Clark is encouraging people to "drop their pants." A MediaPost article this week said that the campaign is the largest to date for the...
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Whitney Houston Biopic Actor Defends Lifetime Movie
UPDATED: Arlen Escarpeta insists that the upcoming project, directed by Angela Bassett, does justice to the late singer.read more
Shazam Inks TV Ad Pacts with A+E, AMC, Dick Clark Productions and Others
Shazam Entertainment, whose app is best known for ID’ing songs, is making an even stronger push into American TV. The company has struck deals with partners including A+E Networks, AMC, Dick Clark P...
‘Frozen’ Director Jennifer Lee to Adapt ‘A Wrinkle in Time’ for Disney (EXCLUSIVE)
Jennifer Lee, who co-wrote and directed “Frozen” with Chris Buck, has chosen her next project: “A Wrinkle in Time.” Lee will write the bigscreen adaptation of Madeleine L’...
Shazam Adds TV Integrations With AMC, A+E
Music discovery app Shazam has partnered with eight TV partners for the launch of its new sales platform, Resonate.read more
Chris Pratt Raps Like Eminem and Talks About His Van-Living, Weed-Smoking Days (Video)
Peter Quill had “Hooked on a Feeling” playing on a loop. Chris Pratt, on the other hand, went with a constant rotation of “Forgot About Dre.” See video: ‘Guardians of th...

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