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Louis Zamperini Dies; War Hero Served as Inspiration for Angelina Jolie’s ‘Unbroken’
Louis Zamperini, a World War II hero whose life is the subject of the upcoming film “Unbroken,” has died of pneumonia. He was 97. Universal Pictures released statements early Thursday from...
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WWII Hero, 'Unbroken' Subject Louis Zamperini Dies at 97
UPDATED: The inspiration for the book and upcoming Angelina Jolie film "Unbroken" and a former Olympian died following a case of pneumonia, according to a spokesperson for Universal Pictures. read mor...
Louis Zamperini, Inspiration for the Film ‘Unbroken,’ Dead at 97
Louis Zamperini, a World War II prisoner of war survivor and former Olympic distance runner, has died. He was the subject of Lauren Hillenbrand's book, “Unbroken,” which was adapted in...
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Video of Japanese Politician Crying Hysterically Goes Viral
A video of local politician Ryutaro Nonomura's semi-coherent, wailing apology for using public funds to make 195 trips in one year to hot spring resorts had nearly two million hits by Thursday.read mo...
‘Opie and Anthony’ Host Lashes Out With Racist Tweets After Alleged Times Square Assault
Anthony Cumia, co-host of SiriusXM's “Opie and Anthony,” was taking photos in Times Square on Tuesday when he was allegedly assaulted by an African-American woman who didn't want h...
SAG-AFTRA, Producers Extend Contract Talks a Third Time
Once again, it came down to the wire, and once again SAG-AFTRA and AMPTP agreed to extend their current contracts for movies and television for another 24 hours so they could continue negotiating. The...
SAG-AFTRA, Companies Extend Contracts for a Third Day; Negotiations Continuing
For the third day in a row, SAG-AFTRA and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers have agreed to extend the current TV and movie contracts for 24 hours. The deals had been set to expir...
Wanda Cinema IPO Blocked by China Regulators, Report
Company is China's largest theater chain and linked to AMC in North America.
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Asia Abuzz Over Chinese Actress Tang Wei's Engagement to South Korean Director
Fans and local celebrities are sharing their views about the Chinese superstar's surprise engagement to the older Korean filmmaker.read more
'2 Broke Girls’ Star Sued by Global Artists Agency for Failing to Pay Commissions
As “2 Broke Girls” is heading into its fourth season, one agency is feeling left behind. Global Artists Agency has filed suit against Garrett Morris, who plays Earl on the show, for allege...
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Chinese Regulator Denies Approval for Wanda Cinema Line IPO
Wanda Cinema Line’s application for a $320 million offering by issuing 60 million shares was suspended because of insufficient documents.read more
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'Opie and Anthony' Host Goes on Racist Tirade
UPDATED: SiriusXM DJ Anthony Cumia wrote a flurry of offensive tweets, calling the woman who allegedly attacked him in Times Square an "animal bitch" and saying he hopes she is "shot and killed."read ...
Reliance MediaWorks to Buy Into Prime Focus
Indian giants combine forces to finance Double Negative acquisition.
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David Arquette Gets Engaged Days After Ex-Wife Courteney Cox
The actor proposed to actress Christina McLarty, with whom he welcomed a child in April.read more
Cameron Diaz Plays Seductress for Jason Segel in ‘Sex Tape’ Clip (Video)
There have been plenty of trailers from the upcoming Columbia Pictures comedy, “Sex Tape,” but the studio offered up a full clip to whet fans appetites for the sexually charged film. In th...
Weinstein Company Considering Spinning TV Division Into Separate Company
The Weinstein Company developed a sterling reputation in Hollywood with its involvement in Oscar-winning films. Seven months ago, the company decided it was time to expand their award-winning formula ...
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'Transformers 4' Marks New Era in Chinese, Hollywood Marketing Collaboration
Michael Bay's cyborg tentpole did $134.5 million in its first five days in China, overtaking its North American box office.read more
Weinstein Company Considers Selling Off TV Division
The Weinstein Company will identify the opportunities for a possible spinoff of its television division in the next four to six weeks, according to a source close to the company. The company is lookin...
‘Pretty Little Liars’ 100th Episode Countdown: Shay Mitchell, Troian Bellisario on Alison's Return (Video)
As the 100th episode of ABC Family's ‘Pretty Little Liars’ nears, stars Troian Bellisario and Shay Mitchell dished with TheWrap about what fans can expect from the pivotal episode and ...
John Oliver Called ‘Liar’ and ‘Fraud’ by Anti-Gay Church Leader
When John Oliver called out LGBT rights opponent Scott Lively on Sunday's episode of “Last Week Tonight,” he made himself a new enemy. Lively responded through his ministry's websi...

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