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‘Girls’ Season Finale Ratings Up from Last Year
The season three finale for Lena Dunham’s “Girls” delivered 1 million viewers across its three plays on Sunday, with the 10 p.m. airing up 6-percent from its season two finale. The...
CinemaCon: Exhibitors Search for Alt. Content to Fill Weeknight Seats
With 90% of the 40,000 movie screens in the U.S. now converted to digital and the worldwide rollout moving quickly, digital cinema might appear to be yesterday’s news. But d-cinema is a hot topic ag...
To-Do at CinemaCon: Studio Screenings & Presentations
March 25 4:15 p.m. Lionsgate screening: “Draft Day” 8 p.m. Universal screening: “Neighbors” at the Colosseum; with post-screening “Frat Party” at Octavius Ballroom, featuring a performance...
Kim Kardashian Vogue Backlash: Bravo Star Accuses Kanye West of Buying Cover (Video)
“Shahs of Sunset” star Reza Farahan has joined the angry mob of those who don't understand how Kanye West and Kim Kardashian could have been deserving of a coveted Vogue cover — ...
Film Review: ‘Manos sucias’
Josef Wladyka makes a rocky debut with this tale of two impoverished Colombian fishermen who turn to transporting drugs for cash.
Ben Sherwood's Most Obvious Success: ‘GMA’ Surpassing ‘Today’
Ben Sherwood's biggest success as president of ABC News was guiding “Good Morning America” to the top of the morning ratings after 16 years of “Today” dominance. Sherwood w...
Enter to Win a Gorgeous 'Enemy' Poster, Signed by Director Denis Villeneuve
With Denis Villeneuve's new thriller "Enemy" out in theaters and available on VOD, Indiewire is offering you the chance to possibly take home an alt poster for the film, signed by the Oscar-nominated ...
Nikki M. James on Broadway’s ‘Les Miserables’ Revival: ‘You Pray to God You Make It Feel Fresh’
Reviving a beloved property like “Les Misérables” can be a fraught undertaking but to Nikki M. James, who takes on the role of Éponine after her Tony-winning run in “Book of Mormon...
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Ben Sherwood Reveals How He Scored Disney's Top TV Job, Talks Paul Lee, ABC News Successor (Q&A)
Sherwood spoke with THR about his immediate plans for ABC and ABC News, what he learned from his college friend Jeff Zucker, a contract standoff with "GMA" anchor Josh Elliott and which shows he'd poa...
The State of Disney: What Ben Sherwood Must Tackle
ABC News President Ben Sherwood was named chairman of Disney Media Networks and president of ABC Television Groups Monday, filling the role Anne Sweeney will vacate at the end of January 2015. With th...
‘Orange Is the New Black’s’ Michael Chernus Heads to ‘Manhattan’
WGN America’s “Manhattan,” the new scripted drama about the development of the first atomic bomb, has added its final lab tech. “Orange Is the New Black” and “The Big ...
SXSW Film Review: ‘Vessel’
Shot through and through with activist zeal, this vivid profile of an abortion-rights group might have benefited from a more distanced approach.
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Anna Wintour Defends 'Kimye' Vogue Cover
Anna Wintour today defended her decision to put Kanye West and Kim Kardashian on the latest Vogue cover, following backlash from readers and reports West had begged for the honor for his bride-t...
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Ad of the Day: Will the World's Second-Oddest Family Be a Winner for Sprint?
Dad is a hamster, voiced by Andrew Dice Clay. One son, played by new Saturday Night Live cast member Kyle Mooney, is supposed to be at college, except he's home most of the time. Another son is ...
How Disney-ABC's Swift Ben Sherwood Appointment Checks All the Boxes
Monday's announcement that ABC News president Ben Sherwood would step into Anne Sweeney's role as the head of Disney's sprawling television division goes a long way to silence critics of t...
5 Daily Tech Stories That Filmmakers (and Film Fans) Must Read: Could Apple Go Up Against Netflix?
1. Apple Streaming TV: Apple is reportedly in talks with Comcast about creating a streaming TV service that would rival Netflix, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. Apple has s...
Watch: Lost Footage From Ralph Bakshi's Animated 'Lord of the Rings'
Footage from Ralph Bakshi's animated rendition of the "Lord of the Rings" (1978) has been recovered. Back in the 70s, fans of the filmmaker were left hanging on the rampart's of Helm's deep when the f...
ABC Summer Sked Takes Flight With Four Original Dramas
ABC is diving deeper into the scripted pool this summer, with the network on Monday announcing four dramas among its dozen new and returning firstrun series to premiere in mid-May or later. “The...
Bob Iger: ‘Work Ethic, Intellect and Curiosity’ Helped Ben Sherwood Land Top Disney Job
It was no knee-jerk appointment: Bob Iger’s decision to name ABC News chief Ben Sherwood as Anne Sweeney’s successor atop Disney/ABC TV Group had been in the works for nine months. as far ...
5 Best Bets on TV This Week: 'Brooklyn 99' and 'Kroll Show' Air Season Sign-Offs While 'Psych' Ends For Good
Sure, Sunday tends to be overcrowded with high-end TV like "Game of Thrones," "House of Lies," "Shameless" and "The Walking Dead," but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you fi...

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