‘Black-ish’ Creator Goes for Specific Stereotypes – While Telling a Universal Story
“Black-ish” goes after some very specific stereotypes. One of they key jokes on the show's pilot is about a white child's assumption that an African-American family will have grape...
6 Film and Video Cameras That Changed The Face of Indie Film
The term “game changer” gets thrown a lot these days, and just about every camera manufacturer wants their camera to be the next big thing. More often than not though, the features, specs, or over...
Attention, Filmmakers: Here's How to Design a Web Site for Your Film
In 2014, most every filmmaker knows that it's important to build a website for your project. But how many of us know enough about programming or design to create a site that serves as a fitting repres...
New Line Ramping Up ‘No Baggage,’ Based on ‘Craziest OkCupid Date Ever’ (EXCLUSIVE)
New Line is moving ahead with a movie version of “The Craziest OkCupid Date Ever,” hiring Adam Brooks to adapt Clara Bensen’s tale of a three-week date. Variety reported in April that New Line h...
Project of the Day: 'The Depths'
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 c...
Review: 'My Life Directed by Nicolas Winding Refn' Reveals the Sad Story Behind 'Only God Forgives'
It's no big secret that both success and failure tend to mess with the minds of artists working in the public eye. Filmmakers, faced with critical and commercial expectations beyond their control, oft...
Paula Deen Recalls N-Word Scandal, Talks Lessons Learned and New Digital Network
The celebrity chef says she doesn't recognize the woman who cried on NBC's 'Today' in June 2013read more
Debbie Harry, Chris Stein Celebrate Blondie's 40th Anniversary With NYC Art Exhibit
"We still need one more hit — I take a lot of vitamins, it helps"read more
'Boxtrolls' Fends Off Liam Neeson's 'Tombstones' for Top Spot at U.K. Box Office
'A Walk Among the Tombstones' was this week's highest opener but narrowly missed out on the crownread more
Oscars: Bosnia Selects 'With Mom,' Macedonia 'To the Hilt' for Foreign-Language Category
The portrayal of a traumatized family and a costume drama get nominatedread more
Millennial Media Buys Nexage for $107 Million
Millennial Media has acquired mobile ad exchange Nexage for $107.5 million in cash and stock to boost its programmatic offerings. Under the deal, Nexage’s real-time bidding tools and mobile W...
Recording Academy Sets Bob Dylan as 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year
Bob Dylan is picking up yet another career honor with the Recording Academy tapping the legendary musician as its MusiCares Person of the Year honoree for 2015. Dylan, a 10-time Grammy winner, will be...
SiriusXM Suffers Crushing Loss in High-Stakes Courtroom Battle
In a ruling with far-reaching consequences, Flo & Eddie of The Turtles convince a judge that their public performance rights were violatedread more
Who's Smarter, New Yorkers or Los Angelenos? Jimmy Kimmel Investigates (Video)
In Jimmy Kimmel's World, stupidity knows no bounds. The “Live!” host gave his customary Man on the Street segment a special twist on Monday, with a bi-coastal edition meant to explore ...
VFX Studio Atomic Fiction Opens Montreal Facility
VFX house Atomic Fiction has opened a new office in Montreal, a sister studio to the company’s home in Oakland, Calif. The 15,000 square foot downtown facility is already home to more than 40 ...
Officer in 'Django Unchained' Actress Incident Calls LAPD Investigation "Disgusting"
Sgt. Jim Parker says the department is "throwing spaghetti at the wall to see what sticks"read more
'Big Brother' Host Julie Chen Breaks Down Season 16's Best Moves and Her Pick to Win
"I love how this season unfolded because you didn't have the pettiness," she tells THR ahead of Wednesday's finaleread more
Michelle Yeoh and Will Yun Lee Join Final Season of ‘Strike Back’
Martial arts superstar Michelle Yeoh and Will Yun Lee will give a significant Asian angle to the fourth season of Cinemax series “Strike Back.”
Jimmy Choo Planning London IPO
The high-end shoe brand is reportedly targeting a market value of around $1 billionread more
Field of Foreign-Language Oscar Contenders Begins to Come Into Focus
Perennial contenders France, Sweden, Japan, Israel, Germany and Denmark have already made their picks, but Italy, Spain, Argentina, Russia and China remain undecided with one week remaining until the ...