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Sharon Stone Joins Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg in ‘American Ultra’ (Exclusive)
Oscar-nominated actress Sharon Stone is set to join Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart in Lionsgate's action-comedy “American Ultra,” TheWrap has learned. Stone takes over the role th...
NBCUniversal Launches Original Programming for Digital Platforms, VOD
NBCUniversal is launching a digital-first programming initiative to provide content for its digital platforms including Hulu, and its video-on-demand outlets, the company announced Tuesday. The conten...
Beijing Film Festival Aims for International Flavor
Beijing Intl. Film Festival organizers have given this year’s event a stronger international flavor and more high-tech elements, moves that reflect the Chinese industry’s desire to go global. Fest...
‘Short Term 12' Star Keith Stanfield Joins Ava DuVernay's MLK Movie ‘Selma’ (Exclusive)
Fresh off an Independent Spirit Award nomination for his breakout performance in “Short Term 12,” Keith Stanfield has joined the cast of Ava DuVernay's MLK movie “Selma,” T...
Tilda Swinton on Why She Doesn’t Consider Herself an Actor
Tilda Swinton has always exuded an otherworldly aura. Maybe it’s the pale, almost translucent skin that highlights her steely blue eyes. She speaks with such rabid intelligence that even a casual co...
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'Biggest Loser' Creator to Bring New Wrestling Venture to TV (Exclusive)
Dave Broome's 25/7 Productions is teaming with Jeff Jarrett's new Global Force Wrestling to produce new live events as well as unscripted series. read more
Watch: Jenny Slate Shines in Winning Trailer for Sundance Hit 'Obvious Child'
If you aren't already familiar with Jenny Slate from her stint on "Saturday Night Live," you probably know her as the voice behind the title character in "Marcel the Shell with Shoes On," the st...
‘Awkward’ Debuts Extended Season Four Teaser
Some things never change … or do they? MTV has released a teaser for the season-four premiere of teen dramedy “Awkward,” and it looks like Jenna (Ashley Rickards) has found the redem...
Bill O'Reilly Criticizes CBS’ Colbert Choice: He Will Spook Conservatives (Video)
Bill O'Reilly finally broke his silence about Stephen Colbert taking over for David Letterman on CBS. His prediction: the Comedy Central star will turn off conservatives. Also read: Bill O'Rei...
NYTVF Beefs Up Partner List for Unscripted Development Awards
The New York Television Festival has added eight more unscripted development partners for its tenth annual showcase this fall, wherein each partner will offer a development award to independent TV cre...
Bob Newhart Breaks Down How to Transition from Standup Comic to Sitcom Star
When PBS's "Pioneers of Television" returns for its fourth round of retrospectives of various classic TV genres and the casts and creative teams behind some of the most famous and influential programs...
ABC President Paul Lee Inks New Contract
ABC president Paul Lee has closed a new multiyear deal. Lee will continue to head the ABC Entertainment Group, which includes the broadcast network and production arm ABC Studios, an individual with k...
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ABC's Paul Lee Inks New Multiyear Contract
Despite ratings stumbles and other changes in ABC's executive stable, Lee is staying put as head of the female-skewing broadcast network. read more
Madonna Invades BuzzFeed Offices to Promote Art For Freedom Project
Madonna dropped in at BuzzFeed's New York offices Monday evening and commandeered one of their computers to comment on submissions to ArtForFreedom, a “platform to define what freedom means ...
Boston Bombing Anniversary: How the Networks Are Covering
Tuesday marks the one year anniversary of the tragic events of April 15, 2013, when two bombs went off during the Boston Marathon. The broadcast news and cable news networks have programmed their cove...
Ratings: '2 Broke Girls’ Down From ‘Mother’ in New Time Slot
“2 Broke Girls” took over the time slot for “How I Met Your Mother” Monday with ratings 35 percent below those of the departed show's season average. In its 8 p.m. time slo...
Paul Lee Seals New Contract as ABC Entertainment Group Chief
There’s bound to be a lot of movement inside the Disney/ABC Television Group in the coming year as Ben Sherwood takes the reins from outgoing president Anne Sweeney. But one thing that won’t chang...
‘Dancing’ Gains on ‘The Voice’ Monday; CBS’ ‘Friends With Better Lives’ Sluggish
NBC’s “The Voice” was again the top-rated Monday series in key demos last night, though it hit a low on the night for this cycle and ABC’s competing “Dancing With the Sta...
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Hard-to-Get 'Frozen' Merchandise Going for Thousands on eBay
Parents are also resorting to staying up until 3 a.m. and seeking out overseas stores to get the popular productsread more
Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #35: Ivan Kavanagh On Putting His Own Fears Into 'The Canal'
Irish-born Ivan Kavanagh has been directing films and shorts for the last ten years, beginning with his festival-success "Bandage-Man" in 2003. A lover of horror, he told Indiwire a bit about himself ...

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