Martin Starr, Paul Wesley Movie ‘Amira & Sam’ Lands U.S. Distribution
Drafthouse Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Sean Mullin's romantic comedy “Amira & Sam,” which stars Martin Starr and Dina Shihabi as the title characters, as well a...
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Greg Berlanti Sells Naked Amnesiac Drama to NBC
Called 'Blindspot' and from 'Stargate' writer Martin Geroread more
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Google's Project Wing Is Developing Delivery Drones
It's a bird, it's a plane, it's a Google drone? The Silicon Valley-based research laboratory, Google X, announced on Thursday that it is looking into developing the pilot-less flying dev...
Michael Wright to Exit Turner Broadcasting
Michael Wright, the president and head of programming for TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies (TCM), has decided to leave the company. Wright was in the running to replace Turner Entertainment Networks...
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Amazon's 'The Cosmopolitans,' 'Red Oaks' and 'Really': TV Review
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ESPN Thinks Women Need 'Relationship-Based Rankings' to Grasp Fantasy Football
ESPN thinks Fantasy Football is too complicated for the female brain to understand, so it's simplifying the stats into terms women will comprehend by posting "relationship-based rankings.&q...
TNT and TBS Chief Michael Wright to Exit
Michael Wright, president, head of programming for TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies, is leaving the company after 12 years with Turner. Wright, who joined TNT in 2002, was named to his current posit...
‘Maze Runner’ On Track for $30 Million Opening
“The Fault In Our Stars” producers could have another hit on their hands this summer — and this time, the boys may join in. Fox’s “The Maze Runner,” based on the bo...
NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart Returning to Competition This Weekend
Tony Stewart is getting back behind the wheel. Following a three week hiatus after he struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. on August 9, Stewart will return to race this weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway,...
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TNT/TBS Chief Michael Wright to Exit
A search for a new programming president is under wayread more
‘Halloween’ Added to Halloween Horror Nights Maze Lineup
Horror franchise “Halloween” is being added to the lineup of Universal Studios’ “Halloween Horror Nights” with a maze at the company’s Orlando theme park. The attra...
Johnny Knoxville Signs First Look Deal With ABC Studios
Johnny Knoxville‘s latest stunt is landing a first look deal with ABC Studios. The two-year pact between ABC-Disney TV's production wing and “Jackass” star and producer already i...
After Twitch, Is Ustream the Next Billion-Dollar Target?
The $970 million in cash Amazon is paying to purchase Twitch isn’t just good news for the founders of the company that live-streams people playing videogames. Another player that’s quietly ope...
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Pandora Launches Radio App for Google Glass
Pandora has unveiled an app that lets users program music on Google Glass through touch prompts and voice activation. Designed during a recent three-day hackathon by the Oakland, Calif.-based music...
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Facebook's Events Ads Take Aim at Mobile and Local Sales
Facebook is rolling out a news feed ad unit for events marketers in the coming weeks. The move is the Menlo Park, Calif.-based company's latest attempt at bringing in as many mobile ad dollars...
President Obama Nominates Danny Marti As New ‘Piracy Czar’
Danny Marti, a copyright and trademark attorney in Washignton, has been nominated as the new White House intellectual property enforcement coordinator, a position dubbed “piracy czar” beca...
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Johnny Knoxville Signs Overall Deal With ABC Studios, Developing Semi-Autobiographical Comedy
The Southern family comedy is inspired by the life of the 'Jackass' starread more
‘Longmire’ Canceled by A&E
“Longmire” is no more. At least for now. A&E has canceled the crime drama, which starred Robert Taylor as Wyoming sheriff Walt Longmire. The series ran for three seasons. Also read: A&...
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'Star Wars: Episode VII' Resumes Production After Harrison Ford's Injury
Han Solo was on a break for a broken legread more
‘Ray Donovan’ Creator Ann Biderman Steps Down as Showrunner
“Ray Donovan” creator Ann Biderman has left her post as showrunner of the Showtime drama, Variety has confirmed. “Ray Donovan,” the series that stars Liev Schreiber as a Hollyw...