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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

K.J. Steinberg Inks Overall Deal With Sony TV, Sells Female Cop Drama To CBS

On the heels of her ABC drama Mistresses getting renewed for a third season, K.J. Steinberg has sold a cop drama to CBS with penalty. It marks the first project under a two-year overall deal Steinberg has signed with Sony Pictures TV...Show More Summary

Hollywood's 25 Most Powerful Business Managers

THR's annual list of the industry's most trusted moneymen and women, who open up about everything from the $18.75 million necklace one client bought for a mistress ("we manage finances — we don't manage morality") to their biggest no-nos (don't even think about trying to open a restaurant) read more

Robert Downey Jr. and Wife Susan: Exclusive Portraits of the Couple in Their Offices

The partners — in TV and film production as well as in life — pose for The Hollywood Reporter at their Team Downey company's Venice, Calif., headquarters

‘Stalker’ Video Review – McDermott, Q Star In Kevin Williamson’s CBS Procedural

Stalker, CBS' newest, and creepiest, police procedural, debuts tonight with Maggie Q and Dylan McDermott playing detectives dedicated to stalking the stalkers out there. The show is executive produced by Kevin Williamson, the man behind the Scream franchise, The Vampire Diaries, The Following and much else. Show More Summary

UTA Independent Film Group Adds Memento Films’ Nick Shumaker

Film exec Nick Shumaker has joined UTA's Independent Film Group as an agent after departing his post at Paris-based Memento Films International. Shumaker will focus on film packaging, co-production, finance, and sales based out of UTA's New York outpost. Show More Summary

5 Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Music Publicist

by Janelle Rogers, Green Light Go Publicity “We hired a music pr company to promote our last album and were really disappointed in the results.” This is something we hear a lot when new clients come to us. I get it. Nobody wants to spend a ton of cash on something and then see very little come out of it. Show More Summary

Kevin Falls Inks Overall Deal With 20th TV, Sells University Drama To Fox

After a six-year stint at Sony Pictures TV, Kevin Falls is returning to his previous studio home, 20th Century Fox TV, with a two-year overall deal that has an option for a third. Under the pact, he already has sold a drama project, Castlebar,  to Fox with penalty. Show More Summary

Jesse Owens Biopic ‘Race’ Release Date Set For April 2016; William Hurt Joins Cast

Focus Features said today it has dated its Jessie Owens biopic Race for April 8, 2016. It also has added William Hurt to the cast opposite Jeremy Irons, Jason Sudeikis, Carice van Houten and Stephan James as Owens. Hurt will play Jeremiah...Show More Summary

'Gone Girl' poised for big box-office weekend, Fandango says

Anticipation for David Fincher's "Gone Girl" could be building toward a big opening weekend at the box office, according to online pre-sale numbers on Fandango.

Joy Behar Goes Solo; Next Stop Greenwich Village

Me, My Mouth And I, Joy Behar's one-woman tour through the life and times of Joy Behar, will begin previews November 6 at the historic, intimate (i.e. small) Cherry Lane Theatre in the New York City's West Village. It's slated to open...Show More Summary

Getting On The Charts And Other Reasons BitTorrent's New Bundles Are A Win For Musicians

So Thom Yorke, famed early adopter, dropped an alpha-stage BitTorrent Bundle with some free stuff and some stuff you pay for. The new part was that instead of trading an email address for the stuff that wasn't free you now pay real money for it. Show More Summary

Bill Burr To Star In FX Comedy Pilot From ‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ Team

After a lengthy gestational period, FX Networks has given a pilot green light to comedy Pariah starring Bill Burr. It was co-created by It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia writer-producers John Chernin and Dave Chernin, with Sunny creator Rob McElhenney set to direct. Show More Summary

‘Interstellar’ Trailer: Matthew McConaughey Will Save Us All

The Interstellar marketing campaign is kicking into high gear today with a new trailer, hot on the heels of this morning's announcement that the Chris Nolan space drama will get a rare nationwide sneak release on celluloid. Paramount and Warner Bros. Show More Summary

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