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Maggie Gyllenhaal, Ewan McGregor Find ‘The Real Thing’ Elusive In Broadway Debuts

Tom Stoppard's 1984 dazzler gets the matinee-comedy treatment from director-of-the-moment Sam Gold in a revival that leaves its attractive stars, both in their Broadway bows, deeply in the lurch. Glib and weirdly chilly for a literate...Show More Summary

Daniel Radcliffe Sports ‘Horns'; Jean-Luc Godard In 3D: Specialty Box Office Preview

Just in time for Halloween, Daniel Radcliffe gets some special powers and couple of appendages growing from his temples in Radius' Horns, which will be this week's biggest rollout among specialty newcomers. The title received a warm welcome at a Cinema Society event attended by its stars this week in New York. Show More Summary

'American Hustle' Sparks $1 Million Libel Lawsuit by Former New Yorker Writer

Journalist Paul Brodeur says his reputation was damaged by claims about microwaves the film falsely attributes to him read more

James Franco Settles Lawsuit Over Charles Bukowski Biopic

A copyright claim had been made by an individual who says he owns film rights to Bukowski's semi-autobiographical novel read more

Kevin Reilly Back In Talks For Top Turner Post

The Turner-Kevin Reilly on-again off-again courtship is back on. Soon after Turner Broadcasting toppers broke off negotiations with former Fox chairman Kevin Reilly two weeks ago, the two sides restarted conversations. I hear that Turner...Show More Summary

‘Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee’ Season 5 Trailer: Seinfeld, Jimmy Fallon, Kevin Hart, More

Seinfeld's online video shorts in his Crackle show Comedian In Cars Getting Coffee have scooped up lots of awards in the Internet space over their first four seasons, and the whole project seems to be keeping zillionaire Jerry as entertained...Show More Summary

Stacey Snider to be named co-chair of 20th Century Fox

Stacey Snider is expected to be named co-chair of 20th Century Fox, according to a person familiar with the situation.

Game 7 of 2014 World Series gives Fox a home run in ratings

Game 7 of the 2014 World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals helped Fox score big in TV ratings.

Bette Midler Wings Way To First UK TV Special; ITV To Feature Songs & Sit-Down

Singer-actress Bette Midler will appear in her first UK television special later this fall with Bette Midler: One Night Only. Hosted by Ab Fab's Joanna Lumley, the ITV program will feature musical performances intercut with an interview with Midler and a look back at her career. Show More Summary

Tory Kittles Moves To ‘The Colony'; Kevin Rahm In ‘Bates Motel';

Tory Kittles (Bessie) has landed a series regular role on The Colony, the USA Network drama pilot from Carlton Cuse. Written and executive produced by Cuse and Ryan Condal, The Colony is a family drama/thriller about life in Los Angeles after a mysterious "foreign" occupation. Show More Summary

CBS Buys Dan Kopelman Guy Comedy

CBS has put in development a comedy written by Dan Kopelman (Rules Of Engagement, Malcolm In The Middle), which he is executive producing with Aaron Kaplan of Kapital Entertainment for Warner Bros. TV.  The untitled multi-camera project...Show More Summary

Adam Rodriguez Joins ‘The Night Shift’ As Recurring

Adam Rodriguez (Magic Mike, CSI: Miami) has booked a major recurring role on NBC drama series The Night Shift. Rodriguez is set for a minimum of five episodes in Season 2, which begins production November 10 in Albuquerque, NM. Rodriguez will play Dr. Show More Summary

Kelly Kulchak Named Head Of Current Programming For DreamWorks Animation TV

Kelly Kulchak has been named head of current programming at the TV division of DreamWorks Animation. In the newly created post, Kulchak will supervise the day-to-day production of all series, which totals nearly 1,200 episodes of original...Show More Summary

Starz Plunders ‘Northmen: A Viking Saga’ For Domestic Theaters & Pay TV

EXCLUSIVE: Starz has locked up North American rights to the action-adventure pic about a gang of Viking marauders marooned in a hostile land. The deal for Northmen: A Viking Saga covers all platforms in the U.S. and Canada including theatrical, followed by an exclusive premium cable run on Starz networks. Show More Summary

Paramount Beats Movie Investors' Fraud Claims at Trial (Exclusive)

A six-year-old case over money from "Mean Girls" and 24 other films comes to a conclusion after a judge stops the fight read more

Cinedigm Strikes Deal With Moguldom Studios for "Docutainment"

The multi-year pact includes upcoming documentaries aimed at African Americans as well as library titles read more

Redbox Says Weak Film Slate Weighed On Q3 Earnings

With its kiosk DVD rental business in the doldrums, Redbox parent Outerwall reported uninspiring results for Q3 - as it promised better times ahead due in part to belt-tightening and share repurchases. The company, formerly known as Coinstar, generated $17.9M in net income, down 78.4%, on revenues of $552.9M, -5.7%. Show More Summary

‘Meet The Press’ Ratings: Falls Back To No. 3 Among Sunday Beltway Shows

NBC's Meet The Press fell back to No. 3 in the Sunday Beltway show race the week of October 26, after moving up to No. 2 for a week, drawing 2,351,000 total viewers, and 508,000 news demo viewers. CBS's Face The Nation finished first...Show More Summary

‘The McCarthys’ Review: Dominic Patten On CBS’ Seen-It-Before Comedy

It was a long, twisting road getting The McCarthys on the air, but just maybe they should have taken more time. As my video reviews says, the CBS sitcom of a sports-obsessed Irish-American family in Boston feels like something you've...Show More Summary

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