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Charles Barkley Defends NFL's Adrian Peterson: ‘We Spank Kids in the South’ (Video)
Turner Sports commentator and former NBA star Charles Barkley on Sunday defended Adrian Peterson, the NFL star accused of going too far in a disciplinary beating he gave his 4-year-old son. Barkley ma...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Animated Feature
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here are our early predictions for the Best Anim...
CBS Local Newscaster With Brain Cancer Tells Viewers He Has Just Months to Live (Video)
A television news anchorman has told viewers he has only four to six months to live because of brain cancer, but he hopes to work as long as he can. Dave Benton of CBS affiliate WCIA-TV in Champaign, ...
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Meet the Man Who Unlocked the Secrets of Mobile Marketing
Jerome Jarre is sitting in the front row of this year’s MTV Video Music Awards, catching all the action and instantly turning it into content via the video sharing app Vine. For the big night, ...
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These Web Stars Are Beyond 'Vine Famous'
The social app Vine has created a whole universe of video stars whose antics have attracted millions of followers and made them "Vine famous." But social seems to be only the beginning. Ta...
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JWT's Matt Eastwood Hates That Agencies Are So Down on Each Other
Photo: Alfred Maskeroni Specs Who Matt Eastwood New gig Worldwide chief creative officer, JWT Old gig New York CCO, DDB Age 46 Twitter @mattinnewyork   What do you look forward to in this...
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Tumblr’s Top Draw as a Marketing Platform Is Its Wealthier User Base
Sure Tumblr has an artsy, hipster appeal, but its users are far from starving. In fact, and perhaps surprisingly, it caters to the wealthiest social media set of any of its rivals, according to rece...
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MasterChef Finalist Explains the Crossover Between Cooking and Advertising
When she was auditioning for Season 5 of Fox’s hit cooking show MasterChef, Elizabeth Cauvel told producers she was an associate creative director at New York-based ad agency MRY, working on J...
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Santa Monica Using $1M to Evaluate Its Happiness
The town will use a Bloomberg Philanthropies Mayors Challenge grant to determine just how much people in this picture-postcard town really like living thereread more
Syfy’s ‘Z Nation’ Premiere Piracy Levels Skyrocket
A little-known new zombie series from cable network Syfy came out of nowhere Friday to emerge as a big global piracy draw over the weekend, according to new data from piracy tracking firm Excipio. The...
'Boardwalk Empire' Season 5 Episode 2 'The Good Listener' Breakdown: Behold, The Most HBO Death Scene Ever
The Whole Kit and CaboodleIn Episode 2, Nucky Thompson is scrambling to do what, in a sense, he has always mastered: bridge the gap between the crooked world and the legitimate one, fighting for survi...
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Amy Winehouse Statue Debuts in London
The late singer's parents were on hand for the unveilingread more
ESPN's Hannah Storm Speaks Out Emotionally on NFL's Ray Rice Scandal (Video)
ESPN host Hannah Storm was speaking as much as a mother as a SportsCenter anchor when she closed Sunday morning's show with an emotional anecdote. “On Monday morning I was genuinely excited ...
Nicki Minaj Welcome at This NY High School, After Alma Mater Rejects Her
Nicki Minaj may not be welcome at her alma mater, but another New York high school says it would be glad to have the rapper and actress visit its campus. Hempstead Board of Education President Lamont ...
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NFL Star Greg Hardy Deactivated While Awaiting Domestic Abuse Trial
The team has cracked down following the Ray Rice debacleread more
Ashley Judd Has Tough Couple of Weekends at Box Office
For Ashley Judd, it's been a tough couple of weekends at the box office. The actress starred with Harry Connick Jr. and Morgan Freeman in the family film “Dolphin Tale 2,” which was pr...
‘Django Unchained’ Actress Claims She Was Detained by LAPD, Mistaken for Prostitute
Daniele Watts, an African-American actress who appeared in “Django Unchained,” has claimed she was handcuffed and detained by Los Angeles police officers after being mistaken for a prostit...
Toronto Film Review: ‘Cub’
Jonas Govaerts' first feature is a pastiche of familiar horror elements that's well-crafted throughout, but falls prey to the common dilemma of finding a payoff worthy of the buildup.
‘Lucy’ Dominates Foreign Box Office, ‘Into the Storm’ Opens in China
Revenge was a dish best served by Scarlett Johansson this weekend as “Lucy” topped the international box office charts with $25 million thanks to a strong opening in Russia. The thriller w...
Amy Winehouse Statue Unveiled in London (Video)
A bronze statue of Amy Winehouse was unveiled Sunday in London, on what would have been the 31st birthday of the late Grammy-winning singer. Her father and mother, Mitch and Janis Winehouse, attended ...

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