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Ratings: ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ Rises From Last Week's Low
Thanks to “Big Brother,” CBS won Wednesday in the key ratings demo. NBC pulled in the most viewers with a flat “America's Got Talent.” For Fox, “So You Think You Can ...
Project of the Day: 'Kitty's 9 Lives'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the c...
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Ad of the Day: David Fincher Brings Darkness and Mystery to Gap's Fall Campaign
For years, Gap's ads—and its clothes—were all about bubbly, drenching color. But this fall, it's time for a new look in both, as the brand has brought in David Fincher to drain t...
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BET Suspends Producer Over Blue Ivy VMAs Joke
"I really did wake up like this, because my parents never comb my hair!"read more
The Films of Kevin Smith, Ranked Worst to Best
[Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with Time Warner Cable Movies On Demand in support of Indie Film Month. Today's Throwback Thursday pick is Kevin Smith's classic bl...
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MLB Swings for Appeal in Lawsuit That Could Shake Up Sports Broadcasting
The professional baseball league wants to present the issue of whether its antitrust exemption applies to territorial broadcast rulesread more
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Vice’s Director of Global Marketing Jonathan Hunt Heads to Vox
Jonathan Hunt, who led Vice's global marketing efforts, is leaving his post to help Vox Media expand as its global vp for marketing and partnerships. Hunt asserted that he still believes in the...
Netflix Provides First Look at ‘Marco Polo’ and Premiere Date (Photos)
“Marco Polo,” an upcoming Netflix original series about the famed Italian explorer, will premiere on Dec. 12 in all territories where the streaming service is available. The growing origin...
Reed Midem Launches MipCancun
Targeting Latin America, one of the fastest-growing TV markets in the world, MipTV and Mipcom organizer Reed Midem is launching MipCancun, its first regional TV mart in nearly 15 years. Also known as ...
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'Grey's Anatomy's' Patrick Dempsey Inks Development Deal With ABC Studios (Exclusive)
He's also developing a racing drama for Sundance TVread more
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Richard Attenborough Remembered by Friend and Colleague of 72 Years
The Oscar-nominated filmmaker Michael Anderson remembers his fellow British actor and director, who died Aug. 24read more
TORONTO: Bruno Dumont’s Comedy ‘Li’l Quinquin’ Gets U.S. Distribution
Kino Lorber has acquired all U.S. rights to Bruno Dumont’s comedy “Li’l Quinquin” ahead of its North American premiere in the Contemporary World Cinema section at the 2014 Toronto ...
U.K.’s Soda Pictures Acquires Rights to Jim Jarmusch Six-Pack
LONDON — Soda Pictures has picked up the U.K./Ireland rights to six films helmed by Jim Jarmusch. The library titles are “Permanent Vacation,” “Down By Law,” “Stranger Than Paradise,...
Kirk Cameron Is ‘Saving Christmas’ in New Trailer (Video)
Some conservatives have made a holiday tradition of calling out a supposed “war on Christmas,” and Kirk Cameron is reporting for duty in the first trailer for alleged comedy “Saving ...
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How a Radio Personality Got Into Advertising
Specs Who Shelley Stewart, founder and CEO What Creative agency Where Birmingham, Ala. In 1967, radio personality Shelley Stewart decided he wanted to start an ad agency that would work for market...
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Netflix's 'Marco Polo' Gets Premiere Date
The original series about the famed explorer stars Italian newcomer Lorenzo Richelmyread more
Jon Stewart on ESPN Shower Coverage: ‘Michael Sam Is Gay. Are We Not Over This Yet?’ (Video)
The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video ArchiveESPN's coverage of Michael Sam — and whether he and his teammates shower together — ...
Kino Lorber Acquires Bruno Dumont's 'L'il Quinquin' Ahead of Screenings at TIFF and NYFF
Kino Lorber has announced the acquisition of Bruno Dumont's new film "Li'l Quinquin" just ahead of its screening at two huge festivals. "Li'l Quinquin" is making its North American...
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LeBron James Pulls Back on Hollywood Projects (Exclusive)
Proving himself in Cleveland again means the NBA star won't promote his Starz show's premiere and will put off a Kevin Hart movie read more
How Whit Stillman Made the TV Leap, From 'Metropolitan' to Amazon, for 'The Cosmopolitans'
What's so interesting about you doing a series at this point in time is that television has now taken on this auteurish element. What is it like coming to television with your background? I came ...

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