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Bill O’Reilly And David Letterman Take Compatibility Test: VIDEO

David Letterman and Bill O'Reilly don't often agree on such important subjects as Beyonce, whether Abraham Lincoln would appear on Funny or Die as did President Obama. Tonight, on Letterman's  late night show, they decide to take a compatibility...Show More Summary

Quentin Tarantino’s New Beverly Re-Opens In Los Angeles

Quentin Tarantino officially begins his tenure as film programmer of the New Beverly Cinema tonight when he re-opens the LA institution after a monthlong remodeling. On the docket is a Paul Mazursky double feature of Bob & Carol & Ted...Show More Summary

Starboard Value makes bid to acquire RealD

New York-based investment firm Starboard Value has made an offer to acquire RealD Inc., the struggling 3-D cinema technology company based in Beverly Hills.

TV Land Picks Up ‘Impastor’ & ‘Teachers’ To Series

TV Land continues its transformation toward single-camera, edgier comedy with 10-episode series orders to both of its pilots, Impastor and Teachers. Both are single-camera and will premiere in 2015. While TV Land, once known as homeShow More Summary

David O Russell Gets 2-Picture Deal With Megan Ellison’s Annapurna

EXCLUSIVE: In a move that takes her patronage of auteur filmmakers to another level, Megan Ellison and her Annapurna Pictures have made a deal to finance two pictures directed by David O Russell. This is an outgrowth of their experience on American Hustle, the ensemble drama that got 10 Oscar nominations and grossed $250 million worldwide. Show More Summary

Secret Service Director Resigns — Broadcast And Cable Nets Jump In

Broadcast networks interrupted their daytime programs, and cable news networks went wall-to-wall today when word broke via Twitter that Secret Service director Julia Pierson had resigned. Her resignation came one day after yesterday's...Show More Summary

Ice Cube Pitch ‘Rocky Mountain High’ In Bidding Battle

EXCLUSIVE: There is a five-studio bidding battle over Rocky Mountain High, an original pitch that Ice Cube will star in and produce. Universal, Relativity, Paramount, MGM and New Line are all vying for this treatment that Cube hatched and will topline. Show More Summary

‘Utopia’ Moves To Friday, Replaced By ‘Masterchef Junior’ On Tuesday

Following several low-rated airings, Fox is pulling Utopia from Tuesdays effective immediately. It will continue to air on Fridays. Utopia's regular time slot was Tuesday 8 PM, with a second original airing on Friday for the first six weeks. Show More Summary

RealD Shares Soar After Starboard Value Offers To Buy It

Shares in the 3D technology company are up about 20% in post market trading after Jeffrey Smith's activist hedge fund said it has bought 9.9% of RealD's shares and offered to buy the company. Starboard Value would pay $12 a share, aShow More Summary

‘The Bridge’s Diane Kruger Sets Indies ‘Maryland’ & ‘Sky’

EXCLUSIVE: With her FX series The Bridge wrapping its second season tonight, Diane Kruger has set two indie features to fill her winter schedule. German-born Kruger (Wicker Park, Inglourious Basterds, The Host) will first head to the...Show More Summary

Des McAnuff Leads ‘Dr. Zhivago’ Musical To Broadway

After eight years of development, director Des McAnuff and a creative team that includes playwright and screenwriter Michael Weller, composer Lucy Simon and lyricists Michael Korie and and Amy Powers will bring a musical adaptation of Dr. Show More Summary

Nicholas Carpou tapped as Universal's head of domestic distribution

Nicholas Carpou has been named the next president of domestic distribution at Universal Pictures.

Justin Bieber & Nicolas Cage, Come On Down — The Actors Fund Has Your Dough!

Attention Justin Bieber! The Actors Fund is trying to find you — and you, too, Haley Joel Osment, Abigail Breslin, Taylor Lautner and Shia LaBeouf. Not to mention  thousands of others who have unclaimed money awaiting them from their days working as child performers. Show More Summary

'Interstellar' to open two days early in select film-using theaters

Stellar news for Christopher Nolan fans: The director's latest film, "Interstellar," will hit some film-using theaters two days ahead of its Nov. 7 nationwide release.

DirecTV Secures Renewal Of ‘NFL Sunday Ticket’ With Added Streaming Rights

DirecTV's been saying for months that it was close to an agreement — and it was important: AT&T could have ditched its acquisition agreement for the No. 1 satellite company if it did not renew NFL Sunday Ticket.  But today they made it official, giving DirecTV shares a modest 1.3% lift in after market trading. Show More Summary

Media Stocks Swoon As Wall Street Frets Over Factory Activity And Ebola

CBS, Discovery, Liberty Media, and Viacom shares touched 52-week lows today as the fourth quarter began with a thud on Wall Street. Investors were glum over a weaker-than-expected report of factory activity in September, and concerns that yesterday's first reported case of Ebola in the U.S. Show More Summary

Universal Ups Nicholas Carpou To President Of Domestic Distribution

UNIVERSAL CITY, CA, October 1, 2014--Universal Pictures today announced that Co-President, Domestic Distribution Nicholas Carpou will assume the role of President, Domestic Distribution for the film studio on January 1, 2015.  NikkiShow More Summary

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