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Lancôme Is Getting a 60% Monthly Action Rate With New Loyalty Program
Luxury brands are often singled out as slow adopters when it comes to digital, primarily because there’s still reluctance from consumers to buy high-ticket items online. However, marketers for...
Ron Howard Bathes In Saltwater, Offers Weirdo Directing Tips (Video)
If you want to win an Oscar and have a 30+ year career in filmmaking, remember to take your daily saltwater bath. At the behest of the Tribeca Film Festival, Oscar-winning director Ron Howard offered ...
Matías Piñeiro's 'The Princess of France' Picked up by Cinema Guild Before Locarno Premiere
After breaking out in 2013 with his hit "Viola," Matías Piñeiro followed up with "The Princess of France." The film has been acquired by Cinema Guild in adv...
From ‘Bad Teacher’ to ‘Bad Judge': Ryan Hansen Joins Kate Walsh in NBC Series
Ryan Hansen is taking on another “Bad” assignment. Hansen, who recently starred in CBS’ short-lived movie adaptation “Bad Teacher,” has been cast in NBC's upcoming se...
Liev Schreiber in Negotiations to Play Villain in Chloe Moretz's ‘The 5th Wave’ (Exclusive)
“Ray Donovan” star Liev Schreiber is in final negotiations to play the villain opposite Chloe Moretz in Sony's sci-fi movie “The 5th Wave,” multiple individuals familiar wi...
Ian McShane, ‘True Blood’ Actor Nelsan Ellis Join Jazz Biopic ‘Bolden’
Ian McShane (“Hercules”) and Nelsan Ellis (“True Blood”) have joined the cast of “Bolden,” the biopic about musician Buddy Bolden, considered the father of jazz. The movie stars Ga...
Yahoo Hires Netflix Exec Mike Kail
Yahoo has recruited Mike Kail, previously head of information-technology operations at Netflix, to be chief information officer and SVP of infrastructure. At Yahoo, Kail will lead Yahoo’s IT and da...
Colin Firth’s ‘Kingsman’ to Battle ‘Fifty Shades’ on Valentine’s Day
Colin Firth at his most buttoned up will jockey with a whip-wielding Christian Grey for moviegoers’ hearts on Valentine’s Day. “Kingsman: The Secret Service” will shift from Oc...
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'Fifty Shades of Grey' to Compete With Fox's 'Kingsman' at Box Office
The move gives Fox more time to finish and market Matthew Vaughn's offbeat spy action film, starring Colin Firth. read more
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Aflac Sends Its Duck to a Yoga Class
Aflac, the leading provider of supplemental insurance in the U.S., has sent its mascot duck to a yoga class, and predictably, the duck doesn’t quite get the hang of it. The new Aflac TV spot,...
‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ Will Take on ‘Fifty Shades’ at Box Office
The action saga “Kingsman: The Secret Service” will take on “Fifty Shades of Grey” at the Valentine's Day weekend box office next February, Fox said Wednesday. The spy tale...
Watch: Dan Stevens Will Creep You Out in New Trailer for 'The Guest'
There is something a little bit creepy about a stranger turning up at your door vowing to take care of you, but this trailer for Adam Wingard's upcoming thriller "The Guest" goes past that s...
‘Mike & Molly’ Star Billy Gardell to Host ‘Monopoly'-Based Game Show
Feel free to pass go and collect $200, Billy Gardell. Gardell, who stars opposite Melissa McCarthy in the CBS comedy “Mike & Molly,” is set to host the upcoming syndicated game show &#...
Ovation to Air Mystery Series ‘Raiders of the Lost Art’
Arts and culture-focused digital and satellite channel Ovation has announced a new original series that promises to highlight the art mysteries that have long perplexed historians and investigators. ...
Here's Why Indie Filmmakers Need to Think Like Entrepreneurs
We recently wrote about how writer/director Stewart Thorndike and producer Alex Scharfman have released "Lyle," their first female-centric horror film online for free in order to service...
Traveling ‘Side Show,’ Directed by Bill Condon, Arrives on Broadway
The freaks will invade Broadway this fall, with the high-profile regional revival of cult 1997 musical “Side Show,” directed by Bill Condon, booking the St. James Theater for a run that b...
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USA's Heather Olander to Transition to Syfy's Alternative Department
The reality executive will start immediately at Syfy and exit her current position at the fellow NBCUniversal-owned cable network early next year.read more
Samuel L. Jackson to Co-Star With Kevin Hart in ‘Black Phantom’
Samuel L. Jackson is in talks to replace Jamie Foxx in Screen Gems action-comedy “The Black Phantom.” Variety first reported that Foxx was in talks to co-star with Kevin Hart in the pic, b...
Watch: Darren Aronofsky and a Neuroscientist Discuss How Movies Mess with Your Brain
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hosted a two night event called "Movies in Your Brain: The Science of Cinematic Perception." On one of those evenings, Darren Aronofsky, ...

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