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Meredith Baker Exits Comcast for Wireless Lobby
Meredith Attwell Baker, the former Federal Communications commissioner who caused a stir when she left the agency to lobby for Comcast months after the agency approved the NBCUniversal deal, is now ...
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Ad of the Day: Apple Uses Pixies' 'Gigantic' in Infectious iPhone Spot
Apple, the company that remade the music business, is often at its best in its TV commercials when it grabs a good soundtrack and just rocks out. The prime example, of course, was the iPod campaign,...
Drama League Awards Go Broad with Crowded List of 2014 Nominations
A whopping seven Broadway musicals and two Off Broadway tuners will compete for the single 2013-14 Drama League Award for musical, one of only five competitive award categories packed with nominees th...
Exclusive: Indiegogo Releases Free Handbook for Filmmakers on How to Crowdfund
Attention, filmmakers looking for advice on how to crowdfund their next project: Look no further. Indiegogo has just released a free online handbook for filmmakers that provides tips and helpful guida...
USA Network Sets Summer Premiere Dates for ‘Rush,’ ‘Satisfaction’ and Returnees
USA, one of the networks as the forefront of scripted summer drama over the years, will premiere two series and bring back four other dramas during the warm-weather months this year, it announced toda...
Watch: The Charming Lads Are Back For 'The Trip To Italy' in New Trailer
In this follow up to the hit 2010 comedy series turned film, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon are back in action, only this time, they've added a little Mediterranean flavor. From trying out delicious cuis...
Now You Can Watch 'The Sopranos,' 'True Blood' And More HBO Shows on Amazon Prime
While HBO Go may still be suffering some technical glitches when it comes to timed mass viewings, Amazon is looking to take over streaming for the premium cable giant -- at least for older shows. ...
Tribeca Video: 'Starred Up' Director on Deciphering Prison-Slang and Getting His Film Seen
On Monday night at the Apple store in SoHo, Indiewire's Eric Kohn spoke with David Mackenzie and Jack O'Connell about their prison drama, "Starred Up," which is currently screening at the 2014 Tribeca...
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Ari Shaffir Show Shifts From Web to Comedy Central With Series Order (Exclusive)
"This Is Not Happening" marks the first series to transition from digital production arm CC: Studios to TV.read more
USA Summer Premieres: ‘Suits,’ ‘Graceland,’ ‘Royal Pains’ and ‘Covert Affairs’ Return (Video)
USA Network has unveiled the premiere dates for four returning series and two new ones. In June, viewers can look forward to the return of “Suits,” “Graceland,” “Royal Pa...
Justin Bieber Apologizes for Visiting Tokyo Shrine Honoring War Criminals
Japanese war criminals would not have been Beliebers, Justin Bieber urges. On a tour of Tokyo, the troubled pop star visited the controversial Yasukuni Shrine. The memorial honors wartime dead, includ...
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Brick Mansions: Film Review
Paul Walker plays fast and furious in Luc Besson's U.S. remake of French urban ghetto action movie.read more
Austrian Director Michael Glawogger Dies from Malaria
LONDON — Austrian filmmaker Michael Glawogger has died while shooting in Africa. He was 54. His production company Lotus-Film said Glawogger, who was in Liberia, died from malaria. Glawogger has...
Avril Lavigne's ‘Hello Kitty’ Music Video Called ‘Racist,’ ‘Sh-tty’ and ‘An Embarrassment’ (Video)
Avril Lavinge's “Hello Kitty” music video has sparked major backlash online for its dead-behind-the-eyes portrayal of the singer's Japanese backup dancers and general stereotypical...
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Colleen DeCourcy Makes Partner at Wieden + Kennedy
After just 15 months, Wieden + Kennedy's Colleen DeCourcy has earned her "horns." DeCourcy, the global co-executive creative director at the agency, is now also a partner, joining a s...
Jon Stewart on Hillary Clinton's Grandma-gate: Nope, No Sexism Here (Video)
Jon Stewart detects a double standard in questions about asking how Chelsea Clinton's pregnancy might affect her mother's presidential campaign. News of the pregnancy was immediately greeted w...
Austrian Filmmaker Michael Glawogger Dies While Shooting in Africa
Michael Glawogger, an Austrian filmmaker, has died at the age of 54. The director, who made both documentaries and narrative films, was shooting footage in Africa for an upcoming film when he died, Fi...
Stephen Colbert Reads First Top 10 List on ‘The Late Show’ (Video)
Stephen Colbert did more than just discuss his future plans for “The Late Show” with current host David Letterman on Tuesday, he read his very own Top 10 list that he dug up from the past....
Watch: John Malkovich Takes to the High Seas of TV in the First Trailer for NBC's Pirate Series 'Crossbones'
Despite maintaining his white goatee, the two-time Oscar nominee John Malkovich stars in the upcoming NBC series "Crossbones" as Blackbeard, the notorious pirate king who appears to be in command of h...
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HBO Shows Including The Sopranos Coming to Amazon Prime
Amazon has declared once again that it isn't kidding when it comes to fighting the streaming service wars: the company has signed an exclusive deal with HBO to distribute library content includi...

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