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Russell Simmons' All Def Digital Gets $5 Million
The funding comes from one of the early investors in Maker Studios.read more
Ian McShane and Nelsan Ellis Join Jazz Biopic ‘Bolden’
Ian McShane and “True Blood” star Nelsan Ellis have joined jazz biopic “Bolden,” it was announced on Wednesday. “Downton Abbey” star Gary Carr is playing Buddy Bold...
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It's Uber Vs. Lyft in the Battle of New Carpool Apps
Need a ride? Car service tech startups Lyft and Uber are launching eerily similar rideshare programs. Lyft Line will match riders who use its app and are traveling in the same direction. Lyft claim...
CW's ‘Flash’ Adds Steely New Villain
The Flash hasn't even made his  debut on the CW yet, but his list of foes is already starting to pile up. The CW superhero series “The Flash,” which hits the small screen Oct. 7, is a...
‘Scandal's’ Kate Burton to Reprise Role on ‘Grey's Anatomy’
Kate Burton will reprise her role as Dr. Ellis Grey for the upcoming season 11 premiere of ABC's “Grey's Anatomy,” a show representative told TheWrap. Yes, she's still dead. E...
DC Plants Flag on Dates for Nine Superhero Movies Through 2020
Now it’s DC Entertainment’s turn to plant the flag on dates for untitled superhero movies through 2020. Warner Bros. on Wednesday announced dates for nine new DC movies, starting in 2016, ...
Key California State Senator ‘100-Percent Committed’ to Passing Tax Credit Bill
The day after his chief of staff sent an e-mail to industry officials signaling the lawmaker’s opposition to the bill as written, California State Sen. Kevin de Leon said that he was “100...
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'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice' Moves Release to Avoid 'Captain America 3'
UPDATED: At the same time, Warner Bros. dates no fewer than nine untitled DC Comics titles all the way through June 2020. read more
Delta Takes In-Flight Entertainment Beyond the Seat-Back Screen
Delta Air Lines wants to give the captive audience on its planes more to do during flights. As entertainment plays a larger role in filling seats, Delta has become the latest carrier to step up its in...
‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Moves to March 2016
Warner Bros.’ “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” has moved up in the calendar from May 6, 2016 to March 25, 2016. The pic stars Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill with Zack Snyder direct...
21st Century Fox Tops Q4 Earnings Estimates
Twenty-First Century Fox's fiscal year ended with Q4 earnings per share (EPS) of $0.43 on $8.42 billion in revenue, topping analyst estimates. The media giant was expected to report earnings per ...
Warner Bros. Blinks in Marvel Showdown: ‘Batman v Superman’ Avoids ‘Captain America 3'
Just days after Marvel showed the strength of its brand with a $94 million haul for “Guardians of the Galaxy,” Warner Bros. has decided to release “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice...
Here's How This First-Time Feature Director Found the Right 'Star' for Her Documentary
I first started hearing the name Stephanie Gilmore in December 2007. Gilmore had just won her first world title in Hawaii. I missed the festivities by a few days but heard the tales of a young, vibran...
President Obama Raps Iggy Azalea's ‘Fancy,’ Music Fans Rejoice (Video)
President Barack Obama is channeling Iggy Azalea and Charli XCX in an unexpected cover of their chart-topping collaboration, “Fancy.” “I'm so fancy,” raps the President, &#...
Sundance Looks to Make Bigger LA Splash With Next Fest
The Sundance Film Festival has gone back to the drawing board for this weekend's Next Fest, the second time the Park City festival has taken its show on the road to Los Angeles. The festival first...
Watch: First Trailer for ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 7
FX has released the first trailer for the seventh and final season of “Sons of Anarchy” — and for those hoping for happy ending for SAMCRO, it looks like that probably won’t be...
Charlie Hunnam Out for Blood in ‘Sons of Anarchy’ Season 7 Trailer (Video)
Charlie Hunnam has lost everything, and he's not about to lose his club too. Jax is quickly spiraling out of control and taking down everyone around him in the first full length trailer for “...
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21st Century Fox Beats Earnings Expectations on Record Film Results
UPDATED: CEO Rupert Murdoch and COO Chase Carey criticize Time Warner's behavior during failed merger talks: "Let me be clear — we are done," Carey says.read more
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Lancôme Is Getting a 60% Monthly Action Rate With New Loyalty Program
Luxury brands are often singled out as slow adopters when it comes to digital, primarily because there’s still reluctance from consumers to buy high-ticket items online. However, marketers for...
Ron Howard Bathes In Saltwater, Offers Weirdo Directing Tips (Video)
If you want to win an Oscar and have a 30+ year career in filmmaking, remember to take your daily saltwater bath. At the behest of the Tribeca Film Festival, Oscar-winning director Ron Howard offered ...

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