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Ferguson Coverage Drives CNN and Fox News Ratings as Curfew Lifts
Late-breaking dispatches from the Missouri town keep many viewers glued to cable newsread more
St. Louis Police Shoot and Kill Convenience Store Robbery Suspect Near Ferguson Unrest
Police in St. Louis shot and killed a robbery suspect Tuesday, just four miles from the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, according to multiple media reports. St. Louis’ local Fox station Fox 2 Now re...
John Lithgow's a Good Kisser, Alfred Molina's Candid and Other Reasons Why the 'Love is Strange' Cast Is So Lovable
At a special showing of Ira Sachs' latest film "Love Is Strange," hosted by The Cinema Society and Grey Goose, Indiewire had the opportunity to speak to some members of the cast about their ...
Tatum O'Neal Joins C. Thomas Howell, Judge Reinhold in 2 Indie Movies (Exclusive)
Oscar winner Tatum O'Neal has been cast in two indies. She'll star opposite Judge Reinhold in the basketball movie “My Many Sons” before sharing the screen with C. Thomas Howell in...
Patton Oswalt Returning to ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’
Patton Oswalt is coming back to “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” TheWrap has learned — and this time he's got a secret weapon. Fire Marshall Boone (Oswalt) will enlist ex-NFLer Terrell Owen...
‘Mudpit’ Star Vas Saranga to Guest Star on FX's ‘The Strain’ (Exclusive)
Filmmaker and actor Vas Saranga will lend a helping hand on FX's “The Strain,” TheWrap has learned. Saranga will play Hassan, a gas station night clerk who helps the central characters...
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Ogilvy Entertainment's Scott Goes to WME | IMG
Doug Scott, the president and founder of OgilvyEntertainment, is joining WME | IMG this week as the firm's New York-based vp, marketing and brand solutions, a new role at the entertainment, spor...
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Tries to Sell Her Emmy to Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul in Pawn Shop Parody (Video)
After one too many bottles of wine and some online shopping, Julia Louis-Dreyfus finds herself needing fast cash to pay for an island. Enter “Barely Legal Pawn,” owned by “Breaking B...
Watch: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul Parody Pawn Shows in Emmy Promo
The Television Academy released a promo Tuesday for the upcoming Emmy Awards, featuring three nominees of the upcoming kudocast spoofing a notably popular subset of reality TV. In it, Julia Louis-Drey...
Vin Diesel, American Hero, Challenges Vladimir Putin to the Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)
Somewhere along the vast American highway, on an untouched stretch over which only True Men can pass, Vin Diesel stopped to hoist two buckets. One was filled with ice, the other loaded with guts. Dies...
‘Agents of SHIELD’ Casts Adrianne Palicki as Mockingbird
“Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” has cast Adrianne Palicki as Marvel hero Bobbi Morse (aka Mockingbird) in season 2, Variety has confirmed. Mockingbird is described as a super-spy who wil...
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Uber Hires Former Obama Adviser David Plouffe to Fight 'Big Taxi'
Uber, a mobile app that gives consumers an alternative to taxis, has hired President Barack Obama's former senior adviser David Plouffe to help the company wage political and legal battles again...
Benedict Cumberbatch to Voice Shere Khan in Warner Bros.’ ‘Jungle Book: Origins’
Benedict Cumberbatch has come on board Warner Bros.’ live-action version of “Jungle Book: Origins” as the voice of the villainous tiger Shere Khan. The studio recently dated “J...
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Hollywood Executives Condemn 'Hamas Terrorists' in ADL Ad
Ryan Kavanaugh, Amy Pascal and Haim Saban were among those who lent their support to the ad, appearing in this week's Hollywood Reporter magazineread more
Latenight Hosts Colbert, Fallon, Kimmel Sign On to Present at Emmy Awards
The 66th Emmy Awards ceremony has added to its list of presenters, with latenight names signing on for the telecast. Host Seth Meyers announced Tuesday morning via Twitter that his latenight contempor...
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Ad of the Day: Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul Reunite in Audi's Hilarious Emmys Promo
Aaron Paul was just going on about how he misses playing Jesse Pinkman. Well, he gets a bit of a Breaking Bad fix here by reuniting with Bryan Cranston for this amusing comedic short from Audi for n...
Millennium Entertainment's Catalog, Distribution Sold to Management Team, Virgo Entertainment
Millennium Entertainment's current management team and private investment firm Virgo Investment Group have acquired the company's catalog and distribution platform. The company, which will be...
Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft's Board Following LA Clippers Purchase
Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer has stepped down from Microsoft's board, effectively immediately. The company posted a letter on Tuesday that Ballmer penned to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadel...
‘The Expendables 3’ Rules the Week in TV Advertising Spend
In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, “The Expendables 3” leads in spending with an estimated outlay of $5 million for spots that aired 1,0...
Los Cabos Hosts North American Premiere of ‘Words With Gods’
MADRID – In a coup for the fast-growing Mexican Festival, November’s third Los Cabos Festival will host the North American premiere of “Words With Gods.” The first part of a four-feature proje...

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