News

Michael Apted Turns to Crowdfunding for ‘Married in America 3′
Michael Apted is launching a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for the third installment of his “Married in America” series. “Married in America” chronicled the journeys of ni...
Denzel Washington: Not Thinking About Playing Barack Obama
SAN SEBASTIAN – At Spain’s 62nd San Sebastian to accept a career-achievement Donostia Award and present, alongside Antoine Fuqua, Sony Pictures’ fest opener, “The Equalizer,” Denzel Wash...
Brian Dennehy on Broadway’s ‘Love Letters': It’s All About ‘Not Getting in the Way’ of the Words
If it hadn’t been for The New Yorker, A.R. Gurney’s 1988 play might have never made it to the Great White Way. At the show’s Broadway opening on Thursday at the Brooks Atkinson Theat...
Watch Live: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s Press Conference at 3 p.m. ET
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will address the media in a press conference at 3 p.m. ET in New York (see below). According to reports, he is expected to announce a new personal conduct policy in the ...
Yahoo Sets Free Premiere of Weinstein Co.’s ‘One Chance’ Ahead of Theatrical Bow
Yahoo will debut Weinstein Co. biopic “One Chance” for free on Sept. 30 on its video-streaming service — a full 10 days before the movie hits theaters Oct. 10, as the studio hopes...
Vote for Project of the Week! Will It Be 'California,' 'River Money,' 'Children' Or 'Fashion Week'?
The winning filmmaker will receive a digital distribution consultation from SnagFilms and will become a candidate for Project of the Month. That winner will be awarded with a creative consultation fro...
News Thumbnail
Ad of the Day: Mary Todd Joins MiniAbe in Officer and a Gentleman Spoof for Illinois
MiniAbe Lincoln has been screaming and whoa-ing his way around Illinois for over a year in ads for the state's tourism office. But he settles down in the latest spot from JWT Chicago—thank...
‘Agents of SHIELD’ Season 2 Preview: Showrunners Tease New Faces, Old Enemies
ABC and Marvel’s “Agents of SHIELD” is moving to a later timeslot in its second season (it’s set to premiere at 9 p.m. on Sept. 23), and that shift exemplifies a small but mean...
News Thumbnail
Sam Elliott and Garret Dillahunt Join 'Justified'
The FX series enters its final seasonread more
Courteney Cox's Directorial Debut 'Just Before I Go' and More in Woodstock Film Festival Lineup
For its 15th annual year, The Woodstock Film Festival will bring big names to Upstate New York’s Hudson Valley region.  READ MORE: Darren Aronofsky to Receive Maverick Award at the Woodst...
Stage Actors Find New Opportunity in TV’s Original Scripted Boom
Donna Murphy is a Broadway favorite, but before legit fans see her onstage again they’ll see her on the smallscreen — in two different shows. On ABC, Murphy has a recurring role as a mysteriou...
Sam Elliott, Garret Dillahunt Join FX's ‘Justified’
The cast of “Justified” has just gained one magnificent mustache. “Mask” star Sam Elliott has signed on for the FX drama, which is slated to premiere its sixth and final season...
Sam Elliott and Garret Dillahunt Join ‘Justified’
Sam Elliott and Garret Dillahunt are headed to Harlan. They have joined the cast of FX’s modern cowboy drama “Justified” in recurring roles in its upcoming sixth and final season. El...
News Thumbnail
Whisky Makers Applaud Scots' Vote Against Independence
The Scottish people have spoken, and the country’s powerful whisky industry is raising a quiet toast to the vote against independence.  After voters chose to keep Scotland within the U.K...
Universal Options Short Story Selection ‘Let It Snow’
Universal Pictures has optioned the film rights to “Let It Snow,” the short story collection written by John Green, Maureen Johnson and Lauren Myracle. Scott Stuber and Dylan Clark will produce un...
Michael Eisner’s Tornante Developing Olympic Village Comedy (EXCLUSIVE)
Michael Eisner’s Tornante Co. is making a splash in the feature film business, developing an Olympic Village comedy. Tornante has hired the comedy writing team Jim and Brian Kehoe to pen an unti...
Melissa Rivers Reads President Obama's Letter of Condolences for Joan Rivers Death During Special E! Appearance (Video)
President Barack Obama reached out to Joan Rivers‘ daughter, Melissa, after the comedy legend passed away earlier this month. Melissa revealed the kind gesture from the White House during a prev...
News Thumbnail
Lenovo Not Afraid to Make Fun of Itself in Native Content
Most computer tech companies don't want to damage their products, yet Lenovo is asking consumers to imagine creative ways to destroy its laptops.  It partnered with Onion Labs, the satiric...
News Thumbnail
Universal Buys YA Short-Story Collection 'Let It Snow'
"The Fault in Our Stars" author John Green wrote one of the three intertwining Christmas talesread more
‘Homeland,’ '24' Producer Howard Gordon Renews Overall Deal With 20th Century Fox TV
20th Century Fox Television is keeping Howard Gordon in the family. The prolific producer has renewed his overall deal with the studio. Over the more than 20-year partnership with the studio, Gordon h...

Pages