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Hooters Ups Mobile Game With Stronger Data Focus
Hooters is kicking off a mobile loyalty program today in Atlanta that it plans to take national in the coming months. The initial offer includes a complimentary appetizer for patrons that download ...
Stephen Colbert Gets to Know San Fernando District, and Its Porn (Video)
Stephen Colbert's new CBS gig doesn't mean he's backing away from race-based humor on “The Colbert Report.” On the same night he appeared with David Letterman, the man he's...
Project of the Day: 'Stinking Heaven'
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...
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Hacking Trial: Andy Coulson Denies Cover-Up (Report)
The former "News of the World" editor and communications director of British Prime Minister David Cameron describes the arrest of the paper's royal editor as a disaster for him.read more
Tribeca Interview: Billy Crudup's Secret to a Strong, Lasting Career
Billy Crudup has mounted an impressive resume of film and theater roles, currently appearing as an eccentric businessman in "Glass Chin," in competition at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. His charac...
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HBO Inks Exclusive Deal With Amazon Prime
UPDATED: The premium cable network is making Prime Instant Video the online-only subscription home for select HBO programming.read more
CANNES: European Film Promotion Unveils 24 Participants
LONDON — Twenty-four up-and-coming European producers have been selected to take part in European Film Promotion’s networking platform Producers on the Move at the Cannes Film Festival. Th...
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Viacom's My Nick Jr. Service to Launch in China
The personalized edutainment service, for which the firm has already reached deals in France, the U.K. and the U.S., will become available on a new online video service as an over-the-top offer.read m...
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MTV VMAs to Be Held at L.A.'s The Forum in 2014
UPDATED: The August spectacle will be the first major awards show at the newly-revamped venue -- one night before the Emmys.read more
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AOL Launching Free Streaming Movies Service With Miramax
The website will feature ad-supported titles from the company's library of films.read more
MTV's 2014 VMAs to Air Live From Los Angeles Forum (Video)
MTV's 2014 Video Music Awards will air live on Aug. 24 from the recently reinvented Forum in Inglewood, Calif. The Forum, which first raised its curtains in 1967, reopened in January following a c...
HBO Cuts Exclusive Licensing Deal with Amazon
HBO has entered into a multiyear pact with Amazon.com that makes the e-commerce company’s Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-based subscription VOD service to offer past seasons of the pre...
Amazon Becomes Exclusive Online Home of Select HBO Shows
Amazon and HBO announced a content licensing agreement that will make Prime Instant Video the exclusive online-only subscription home for select HBO programming. Starting May 21, Amazon Prime members ...
FremantleMedia Claims Rights to YouTube User-Uploaded Clips
FremantleMedia is turning thousands of fan-uploaded YouTube clips of “American Idol” — and dozens of other shows it produces — into cash. In a partnership pairing two corporate...
How Companies Like BroadbandTV Have Helped Hollywood Turn Piracy Into Millions
Hollywood's fight against piracy has entered a new phase, one in which movie studios and TV producers are trying to make money off of what they once deemed stolen content. YouTube videos are the p...
Lupita Nyong'o Named People Magazine's ‘Most Beautiful’
The awards keep on coming for Lupita Nyong'o. The 31-year-old “12 Years a Slave” star went on an awards season tear that culminated in the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress, and now s...
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U.K. Cinema Admissions See First Quarter Slump
The 2014 January through March ticket sales of 39.9 million are 2.1 million lower than 2013 despite attention grabbing rollouts for "The Wolf Of Wall Street" and "The Lego Movie."read more
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'Fading Gigolo' Director John Turturro Touts 'Positive Sides' of Prostitution
Discussing his Wood Allen-starring romantic comedy, Turturro said, "People sometimes go to [sex workers] for reasons beyond just sexual contact -- and sometimes they are truly helped." read more ...
Tribeca Film Festival: 'Palo Alto' DP Autumn Durald On Being a Female Cinematographer
Since premiering last year at Telluride, Gia Coppola's "Palo Alto" has been creating buzz for its cast of promising young actors (Emma Roberts, Nat Wolff and Jack Kilmer), but there's another "charact...
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Lupita Nyong'o Named People Magazine's 'Most Beautiful'
The breakthrough "12 Years a Slave" star won this year's best supporting actress Oscar.read more

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