News

NBCU’s Bonnie Hammer Joins Board of Barry Diller’s IAC
IAC, the Internet-media conglomerate controlled by Barry Diller, appointed NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment chairman Bonnie Hammer to its board. Hammer’s appointment to the IAC board was effecti...
Mark Duplass-Rob Corddry Indie Web Series Sells to Vimeo and FilmBuff (Exclusive)
Mark Duplass continues to push the boundaries of both independent production and distribution. The writer-director-actor, along with director Ross Partridge and co-stars Jennifer Lafleur and Rob Cordd...
Zack Snyder Spots a Stormtrooper on the Set of ‘Batman v. Superman’ and Has Him Arrested (Photo)
With “Star Wars: Episode VII” coming out in 2015 and “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” being released in 2016, the two films will not get a chance to go head-to-head at the...
Broadway Box Office: Business Surges with ‘Curious Incident’ Off to Good Start
Broadway bounced back from its annual post-Labor Day downturn last week, gaining steam in a frame that added three new shows — including the transfer of London hit “The Curious Incident o...
Behind the Scenes of ‘The View’s’ Relaunch with Rosie O’Donnell
The 18th season of “The View” premiered on Monday morning with a new set and a new panel, but some of the best one-liners never made it on TV. At the first commercial break, Rosie O’Donnell jump...
‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ Reboot Hooks ‘Oculus’ Filmmaker
In a disappointing decision, Sony has resorted to hiring “Oculus” filmmaker Mike Flanagan to reboot the “I Know What You Did Last Summer” franchise, an individual familiar with...
News Thumbnail
Cover Girl Ad Gets Photoshopped Into a Strong NFL Protest Meme
The National Football League's problems of the last week are well known. But now social media users—particularly on Twitter—are passing around a Photoshopped version of a Cover Girl a...
Robin Thicke: ‘I Was High on Vicodin and Alcohol’ During ‘Blurred Lines’ Session
Blurred lines, indeed. Robin Thicke admitted that he was “high” on multiple substances during the creation of his smash hit “Blurred Lines.” See video: ‘Weird Al’ Y...
‘The View's’ New Co-Host Nicole Wallace on Meeting Sarah Palin: ‘I Was On Vicodin’
Nicole Wallace was quick to introduce herself as a Republican during Monday morning's season 18 premiere of “The View.” Wallace is a former communications chief for President George W....
News Thumbnail
Gov. Jerry Brown to Sign Increased California Film/TV Incentive Law on Thursday
State, business and government officials are expected to attend a high-profile ceremony in Los Angeles read more
Showtime Sets Genesis Documentary, ‘Genesis – Sum of the Parts’
Showtime is getting iconic progressive rock band Genesis back together with its documentary “Genesis – Sum of the Parts,” set to premiere at 8 p.m. on October 10. The 90-minute docum...
‘New Girl’ Cast Strategizes Getting Laid at Summer's Last Wedding (Exclusive Video)
On the season premiere of “New Girl,” the name of the wedding game is to score — before it's too late. In a pre-ceremony pep-rally, Max Greenfield has gathered the gang to expla...
Toronto Film Review: ‘Elephant Song’
Quebecois helmer Charles Biname's English-language pic about the cat-and-mouse games between an insidious patient and a mental hospital director investigating a shrink's disappearance is well-acted an...
Leslie Mann to Play Ed Helms’ Sister in ‘Vacation’
Leslie Mann has joined the cast of New Line's upcoming “Vacation” film, which stars Ed Helms and Christina Applegate, an individual familiar with the project told TheWrap. Also read:...
News Thumbnail
Mega-Producers Ryan Murphy, Howard Gordon to Host Hillary Clinton Super PAC Fundraiser
The Sept. 21 event at Gordon's Pacific Palisades home will include a concert by Burt Bacharach and an appearance by Sen. Barbara Boxer. read more
Sony to Reboot ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’
Sony Pictures has tapped “Oculus” director Mike Flanagan to reboot “I Know What You Did Last Summer.” Sony-based Neil Moritz, who produced the 1997 title starring Jennifer Love...
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt First Look in ‘By the Sea’ (Photos)
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are finally sharing the big screen together again, and now EW has revealed the first images from that effort, “By the Sea.” The film is set in the 1970s and fo...
Toronto Film Review: ‘Obra’
Andre Siqueira Brandao's widescreen B&W lensing alone would gain pic currency on the fest circuit, and if end result is neither fully satisfying or very commercially viable, it nonetheless tags pr...
Ben Affleck Says He Relates to Batman’s Rage
Batman has a lot of bottled-up anger, and it looks like Ben Affleck can relate. In an interview with the Sunday Times, Affleck, who will play Batman and Bruce Wayne in “Batman v. Superman: Dawn ...
Watch: Virginia Madsen Remembers 'Network' in the Academy's 'Let's Go to the Movies' Series
In the latest episode of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Science's project, "Let's Go to the Movies," Virginia Madsen details her appreciation for the 1977 Oscar winning film "...

Pages