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Lithium Calls Klout Acquisition a 'Relaunch'
Lithium Technologies paid $200 million for Klout, the social media scorekeeper, in a deal made official today. Lithium CEO Rob Tarkoff said the addition of Klout signifies a relaunch for his company...
Wong Kar-wai Remembers MH370 Stunt Man Ju Kun
Wong Kar-wai led an emotional tribute to Ju Kun, a Chinese stuntman on Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
The Poster and First Promo John Oliver's New HBO Show Promises It's 'Just Like The Nightly News, Only Weeklier'
After an acclaimed, attention-getting stint guest-hosting "The Daily Show" while Jon Stewart was off shooting his directorial debut, John Oliver has earned a satirical news show of his own -- "Last We...
Maddison Brown to Co-Star With Nicole Kidman in ‘Strangerland’
Newcomer Maddison Brown has landed one of the lead roles opposite Nicole Kidman and Hugo Weaving in the drama “Strangerland.” The Kim Farrant-directed also features Joseph Fiennes. Story f...
2015 Oscar Predictions
It's only Spring, but here's an ignorant stab at the 2015 Oscars anyway, well before there's any substantial evidence in its regard (save recent Sundance and Berlin premieres "Boyhood," "Whiplash"...
USA Network's ‘Graceland’ Casts Carmine Giovinazzo and Jon Sklaroff in Recurring Roles for Season 2
Carmine Giovinazzo and­­­­­­ Jon Sklaroff will appear in the second season of USA's drama series “Graceland” with recurring roles, the network said Thursday. Giovinazzo (“C...
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Wong Kar Wai Dedicates Asia Film Award to Stuntman Lost on Missing Malaysian Flight
Nearing tears, the Hong Kong auteur used his acceptance speech for best director at the film event in Macau to call for resolution for families of the missing victims of MH370. read more
Watch: Stephen Colbert Dissects Errol Morris' Doc 'The Unknown Known'
It's not easy to convince late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert that America may have made a mistake, but Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Errol Morris ("The Fog of War," "The Thin Blue Line") ...
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CinemaCon: Fox Derides Theater Chief for Saying '12 Years' Too 'Intense' to Watch on Big Screen
Fox executives and others were surprised earlier this week by National Association of Theatre Owners president/CEO John Fithian's public comments, since his job is to promote seeing movies in the cine...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. It's only Spring, but  ignorant stab at the ...
Global Location Report: 5 Film Spots in the News
GEORGIA Over the past few weeks no location has been in the news more than Georgia, site of the tragic railroad accident that killed crew member Sarah Jones during the filming of Gregg Allman biopic ...
Scripted TV Competition Builds With Packed Summer Schedule
Looks like the DVR won’t be getting that much-needed summer vacation. Not every network has released their summer skeds just yet, but it’s clear that there will be an unprecedented number of scrip...
Where Films Shoot, Tourist Dollars Follow
Can terrorism promote tourism? If the terrorism is on TV, the answer is yes. The revived Fox series “24: Live Another Day” is shooting all 12 of its episodes in London through June, and although t...
Top Hollywood Players Attempt Executive Reinvention
Richard Zanuck, the former second-generation production chief of Twentieth Century-Fox, once explained to me his survival strategy for his later years as an independent producer. “When a studio deve...
Filmmaker Agnes Varda Remembers a Hipper L.A., With Fewer Suits
It took until the age of 85, but director Agnes Varda is finally getting the recognition she deserves. The Belgian-born helmer unleashed a tiny tsunami several years before the French New Wave with he...
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CinemaCon: Honoree Andy Serkis on 'Finding the Essence of Performance' (Q&A)
The performance-capture trailblazer, who will receive CinemaCon's Vanguard Award, reveals the challenges of breaking new CG ground and what's next for "Planet of the Apes" chimpanzee Caesar.read more ...
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CinemaCon: Fox Reveals 'X-Men' Opening, First Footage of David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'
New footage of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" and Matthew Vaughn's "Secret Service" also screened during Thursday's packed presentation.read more
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NBCUniversal Shutting Down DailyCandy and Television Without Pity Websites
UPDATED: The once-hot properties will both cease operations effective April 4.read more
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Cast, Glen Campbell Honored at ‘A Night at Sardi’s’
The Beverly Hilton transformed into New York City’s Broadway institution Sardi’s for the 22nd Annual “A Night at Sardi’s” in support of the Alzheimer’s Association on Wednesday. Country Ha...
Craig Ferguson Immediately Regrets Asking Scarlett Johansson About ‘Jiu-Yoga’ (Video)
Craig Ferguson cracked up in embarrassment during an interview with Scarlett Johansson Wednesday when an innocent question became a faux pas. “Can you do the jiu jitsu and the yoga and such?R...

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