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MPAA Taps Joanna McIntosh for Lobbying and Policy Post
Joanna McIntosh is joining the MPAA as executive vice president for global policy and external affairs. She comes to the trade association from Verizon, where she was vice president of federal governm...
Fox's 'Gracepoint': 5 Things We Learned From David Tennant, Cast and Crew
"Gracepoint," one of Fox's most buzzy new dramas for the Fall 2014 season, took its time on stage at the TCA tour to make a serious push for critics to appreciate the show on its own merits,...
‘Orange is the New Black’ Star Selenis Leyva Spills on the ‘Hot Messes’ in Spanish Harlem (Video)
When Selenis Leyva's character Gloria replaced Red (Kate Mulgrew) as the head of the kitchen at the end of the first season of “Orange is the New Black,” a massive power struggle was b...
Watch: James Franco Releases the 25-Minute Test Reel He Made for 'Blood Meridian'
Based on what he calls his favorite novel, James Franco shot a 25-minute test reel for an adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's ("The Road," "No Country for Old Men") "Blood Meridia...
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Netflix Passes 50 Million Subscribers
The company reported Monday that it added 1.69 million paying streaming subscribers worldwide in the second quarter.read more
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Netflix Tops Q2 Subscriber Growth Targets, Forecasts Strong International Expansion
Netflix added a total of 1.69 million net streaming subscribers in the second quarter of 2014, packing on 16% more customers for its video-streaming subscription service than expected to stand at 50 ...
Netflix Crosses 50 Million Subscribers
Netflix now possesses more than 50 million subscribers, the company said Monday in its second quarter earnings release. The company's earnings and revenue were about in-line with analyst expectati...
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Yahoo Buying Mobile App Company Flurry [Updated]
Yahoo is buying Flurry, a mobile app advertising and data firm, the companies said today. CEO Marissa Mayer's latest acquisition should give Yahoo a bigger presence in mobile advertising, an are...
‘Game of Thrones’ Star Maisie Williams Lashes Out at British Airways: ‘Sort Your Sh-t Out’
Maisie Williams, who plays Arya Stark of “Game of Thrones,” finally figured out how to stick ‘em with the pointy end — the pointy end of her social media account, at least. The...
‘True Blood’ Goes Political Again, Shoots Up Ted Cruz Republican Event (Video)
HBO's “True Blood” took another stab at conservatives on Sunday's episode when it left a bloody mess of an event held in Ted Cruz's honor. It was exactly what the doctor ordere...
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DreamWorks Animation Celebrates 20th Anniversary With 30,000 Fans and Fireworks at Hollywood Bowl
Hans Zimmer, Alexandre Desplat and Jack Black joined the the L.A. Philharmonic and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra for the company's birthday bash.read more
‘Patriot’ Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak May Have Died During a Seizure
Skye McCole Bartusiak, the 21-year-old actress who tragically died on Saturday, had been suffering from seizures in recent days, her mother said. While investigators have still yet to determine a caus...
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CBS Outdoor Agrees to Buy Van Wagner's Billboard Business
CBS Outdoor Americas announced today it plans to purchase Van Wagner Communications' billboard business, "a privately held company with outdoor advertising in New York's Times Square an...
FXX Unveils ‘Simpsons World’ App for Diehard Fans
FXX unveiled the now-officially named “Simpsons World” app at Monday's Television Critics Association panel. The cross-platform tool — which was originally rumored in April ̵...
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Alpine Labs Names Jamie Denenberg Partner and Chief Strategy Officer
Jamie Denenberg has joined Alpine Labs as partner and chief strategy officer, with a focus on the growth of the company, which produces for network, cable and digital platforms. Alpine Labs, formerly ...
Watch: BBC America Brings Up More Questions Than Answers in 'Intruders' Trailer
"What goes around comes around," warns the new trailer for BBC America's upcoming series "Intruders," but it doesn't so much warn as promise. This thriller series is based on the b...
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Bruce Makowsky Lists Another Beverly Park Mansion
SELLER: Bruce Makowsky LOCATION: Beverly Hills (Post Office), CA PRICE: $25,000,000 SIZE: 12,500 square feet, 8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: Married ladies accessories tycoons Bruce Mak...
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Woo Hoo! FXX Will Show All 25 Seasons of The Simpsons in One Gigantic Marathon
FXX is celebrating its acquisition of the exclusive cable rights to rebroadcast episodes of The Simpsons by airing a marathon of every episode of the show, as well as The Simpsons Movie, in chronolo...
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Malaysia Airlines Crash: Actress, Ex-BBC Journalist Among Victims
Other victims include an award-winning Australian author, an aspiring novelist and a former writer turned AIDS activist.read more
Vote for Project of the Week: Will it Be 'Seven Lovers,' 'Live From Mogadishu,' 'Thane of East County' or 'Eyes of the Roshi'
Vote below for this week's Project of the Week. The winning filmmaker will receive a digital distribution consultation from SnagFilms and will become a candidate for Project of the Month. That winner...

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