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Will Ronda Rousey Be the Face of the UFC’s Next Major Sponsorship Deal?
The next big athletic endorser is not a jock. It’s “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey, the outspoken UFC’s women’s bantamweight champion, who’s the crossover sports celebrity o...
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CPG Marketers Are Going Digital With Loyalty Programs
Not long ago, packaged-goods brands were accused of being slow movers in digital. Now, that reputation is changing as more marketers enlist social media and mobile to link loyalty programs with real...
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New Head of Ogilvy New York Will 'Aggressively' Invest in Digital
Specs Name Lou Aversano Age 47 New gig Chief executive officer, Ogilvy & Mather, New York Old gig Chief operating officer, Ogilvy & Mather, New York   Photo: Alfred Maskero...
‘Walking Dead’ Star Chad Coleman Talks Season 5, Difficult Deaths and Why He Was Cast (Video)
Chad L. Coleman's “Walking Dead” dead character is one of the few who is not trapped in Terminus, and may be Rick and the gang's only hope in Season 5. So will he come to the res...
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Here Are 12 Heady Ways You Can Ingest Your Ganja
Remember when buying pot meant scoring a dime bag in Washington Square Park? Well, good news: There are now 23 states where it’s legal to go weed shopping—like, in a store. Turns out, the...
‘Manhattan’ Creator on Doomsday Drama: ‘Americans Never Met an Apocalypse They Didn't Like’
WGN America's new drama “Manhattan” — premiering Sunday at 9 p.m. — takes a fictional look back at the birth of the atomic bomb during the top-secret Manhattan Project in L...
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Meet Legal Weed's First Billionaire
If Americans get their cash from an ATM and their Snickers bars from a vending machine, then why not automated cannabis distribution as well? In 2010, California entrepreneur Vincent Mehdizadeh recei...
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Who Will Become the Starbucks of Pot?
During a typical Fourth of July weekend, 1500 Esperanza St., a whitewashed deco warehouse in the Boyle Heights district of East Los Angeles, is deserted. But this year, a line snakes down the broken ...
Watch: ‘Vikings’ Season 3 Trailer Shows More Violence
If the first trailer for season three of History’s “Vikings,” released at Comic-Con, is any indication, fans can look forward to plenty more blood and brutal battles to keep them int...
Nicki Minaj Delays ‘Anaconda’ Release, Posts Racy New Bikini Pic (Photo)
After getting her fans worked up with a provocative pose for the cover of her upcoming single “Anaconda,” Nicki Minaj now says the song's release is being delayed. Minaj shared a ra...
Quentin Tarantino Confirms He’s Still Doing ‘The Hateful Eight’
Quentin Tarantino fans, rejoice: The director announced at Comic-Con that post-Civil War film “The Hateful Eight” is still happening. “The Hateful Eight” has had a colorful lif...
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One Man Dies, Multiple People Injured After Venice Beach Lightning Strike
UPDATED: A 20-year-old man has died from the lightning strike, and seven other people were injured.read more
Comic-Con: ‘Showrunners’ Panel Dishes on Disastrous Hollywood Experiences
On the heels of “Showrunners’” distribution announcement with Submarine Deluxe (theatrical) and Gravitas Ventures (VOD), the documentary that looks at behind-the-scenes of TV shows ...
‘Godzilla’ Dominates Box Office in Japan With $6.9 Mil. Debut
“Godzilla” roared in Japan this weekend, with the monster picture topping box office charts. The film debuted to an estimated $6.9 million across 773 screens. The  opening is on a par wit...
‘The Originals’ Star Sebastian Roche Will Hunt You Down and Rip Out Your Heart (Video)
When it comes to the CW vampire drama “The Originals,” there's vengeance, and then there's the kind of vengeance that Sebastian Roche's character — Mikael — dishes...
Jennifer Hudson on Life After Tragic Family Shootings: ‘The Only Constant Is My Voice’
Singer and actress Jennifer Hudson has spoken out about the pain she felt following the shootings that killed her mother, brother and seven-year-old nephew. “There would be no point in faith if...
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Box Office: Weekend Global Top 10
Sequel "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" tops the worldwide chart for the second weekend in a row; Dwayne Johnson wows in Russia with "Hercules."read more
Watch 5 Minutes of the ‘Simpsons’-’Family Guy’ Crossover
Comic-Con gave fans a sneak peek at the highly-anticipated “The Simpsons”-”Family Guy” crossover episode on Saturday, and now the five-minute trailer has hit the web, giving ev...
Finnish Film Noir ‘Concrete Night’ Wins at Croatia’s Pula Film Festival
LONDON — The Pula Film Festival, one of Croatia’s top movie events, wrapped Saturday with the Golden Arena for international film going to Pirjo Honkasalo’s elegant Finnish film noir...
Review: WGN America's 'Manhattan' Brings 'Mad Men'-Esque Polish to the Mysteries of Los Alamos
"Manhattan" begins its first season deep into the action of a violent war. Not the second World War -- the war for viewer eyeballs.  Admittedly, the stakes are far less significant...

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