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World Cup: Brazil Soccer Star Offers Teary Apology on Live TV for Team's Humiliating Loss (Video)
"It's a very sad day, but it's also a day from which to learn," David Luiz says during a raw, emotional television interview.read more
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Robert Redford to Play Dan Rather in 'Truth'
Screenwriter James Vanderbilt will make his directorial debut with the film, which will also star Cate Blanchett.read more
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Televisa, Carlos Slim May Benefit From Mexico’s Telco Reform Bill
The world’s largest producer of Spanish-language TV content, Televisa, appears to have caught a couple of breaks with the telco reform bill Mexico’s Congress sent to President Enrique Pena Nieto o...
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TV agent Dennis Kim Departs Jeff Berg’s Resolution
Dennis Kim has departed Jeff Berg’s Resolution, less than a year after the agency tapped Kim to launch a TV literary department. Kim has joined Todd Hoffman’s recently launched Storied Media G...
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Collective Digital Studio Moving Toward TV-Style Content With Maximum Ride Adaptation
 Collective Digital Studio (CDS), the multichannel network branch of Beverly Hills, Calif., management firm The Collective, has acquired the exclusive online rights to adapt the young adu...
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Inside ESPN's Social Media War Room During the Most Tweeted Sporting Event Ever
I arrive late to the Germany-Brazil World Cup game on the assumption that I have plenty of time before the match really heats up. This turns out to be completely wrong, and I've in fact arrived ...
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Harry Potter Ride at Universal Resort Has Five-Hour Wait
The new "Escape from Gringotts" attraction has also stopped twice because of technical glitches.read more
‘A Haunted House's’ Michael Tiddes to Direct Black List Script ‘Diablo Run’ (Exclusive)
After finding success with the “A Haunted House” franchise, seasoned comedy filmmaker Michael Tiddes has come on to direct Shea and Evan Mirzai's Black List script “Diablo Run,&#...
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WWE Turns to Cable Vet Laureen Ong to Help Grow its Digital Network
Laureen Ong, the former president of Travel Channel, has joined the board of directors of WWE. The appointment of the longtime cable vet comes as WWE is looking to grow subscriptions to its digital ne...
IDW Comic ‘The Shunned One’ Getting Big-Screen Adaptation From ‘Oblivion’ and ‘Hercules’ Producers (Exclusive)
Musician and prolific comics creator Alan Robert's latest book is already in the process of being adapted for the big screen. The writer-artist of the popular “Killology” comic will re...
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Tiffany Launches Global Media Agency Review
Tiffany & Co. has launched a global media review, with agencies receiving RFPs for a brand that spends over $100 million annually. The search to consolidate media, currently handled by multiple...
Charlie Ergen, Dish Hit With $1.5 Billion Lawsuit
Dish Network and its chairman, Charles Ergen, have been slapped with a lawsuit over the bankrupt wireless company LightSquared. In the lawsuit, filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Colorado, Harbi...
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7 Crazy ‘Planet of the Apes’ Moments You Won’t Believe
When a film franchise lasts for more than four decades, it’s bound to collect a few odd moments along the way, and the “Planet of the Apes” series is no exception. As the eighth film in the popu...
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Former BBC Chair Chris Patten to Advise Pope on Vatican Media Operations
A committee he will chair will focus on how to further develop the Roman Catholic church's media outlets, which include a newspaper, a TV and radio station and digital media.read more
The Power of 'Halo': How Video Games Saved My Honeymoon
I want to tell you about my wife, a kayak, and how a video game space marine prevented us from having a terrible fight on our honeymoon. First, though, I need to give you a little background.  I...
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DC Reverses Decision Banning Superman Logo on Statue of Murdered Boy
The memorial is dedicated to Jeffrey Baldwin, a Toronto child who died at age 5 from starvation at the hands of his grandparents.read more
Netflix Releases Two Chilling Character Posters For Season 4 of 'The Killing'
After a two-year hunt for the killer of Rosie Larson and another year of hunting down a missing girl against their own demons, Detectives Linden and Holder have arrived behind a bloody rain and the wa...
Comic-Con: Sony Touting Adam Sandler's ‘Pixels,’ Jack Black's ‘Goosebumps’
Columbia Pictures has revealed its Comic-Con slate, which will include the Adam Sandler action comedy “Pixels” and the Jack Black supernatural comedy “Goosebumps.” On Thurs., J...
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Sony Buys Melissa Rauch Comedy ‘The Bronze’
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions is going for “The Bronze,” acquiring the comedy starring Melissa Rauch (“The Big Bang Theory”). Stephanie Langhoff is producing and Jay and Mark Du...
‘Gunslingers’ Tells Us Why America Wants Another Western
“Gunslingers” isn't discouraged by how much Westerns have fallen out of the public's imagination. The Western was one of the most beloved genres of the 1950s and '60s, but rece...

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