Paula Abdul is set to disappear into the role of Paula Abdul for an NBC comedy. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the inspired casting choice is for a single-camera comedy by the Fresh Off the Boat creative team of Kourtney Kang and Nahnatchka Khan. The show tkaes inspiration from Kang’s childhood ... More »
Seijun Suzuki, the maverick Japanese director whose experimental, jazz-influenced B-movies influenced filmmakers like Jim Jarmusch, Quentin Tarantino, Wong Kar-wai, and Takeshi Kitano, has died. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Suzuki...Show More Summary
43% of Clinton's voters want Trump's "temperament" to be addressed in speeches on Sunday. 61% of Trump voters don't want any political talk at all.
Louis C.K. is taking his stand-up talents to Netflix. The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that the Emmy-winning comic will film two sets for the streaming service, with the first entitled 2017 and slated for an April 4 premiere. (No...Show More Summary
The James S. Brady Press Room erupted into laughter when a reporter asked Sean Spicer how President Trump would react to another "Meryl Streep moment." Follow BI Video: On Twitter Join the conversation about this story »
With the Academy Awards ceremony coming up this Sunday, a new poll finds that the awards season, like so many other things in today’s world, has become politicized. The survey by The Hollywood Reporter and National Research Group reveals big differences...
Hollywood has long struggled with a lack of diversity ? and a new report shows that, although it’s getting a bit better, we still have a long way to go. The 2017 Hollywood Diversity Report, which was released by the Ralph J. Bunche Center...Show More Summary
Right next to the tower it had to vacate The developer of a seven-story project at the corner of Sunset Boulevard and Gordon Street for which plans were recently filed appears to be CIM Group, The Real Deal reports. The site is immediately...Show More Summary
Yikes. It's time to go behind the curtain to see how the Oscars sausage is really made. It ain't pretty. Every year, The Hollywood Reporter prints the brutally honest ballot of an anonymous Academy member. (You may recall last year's...Show More Summary
In July, HBO announced it was greenlighting a new drama from Six Feet Under/ True Blood creator Alan Ball. Per The Hollywood Reporter, the show will star Oscar winner Tim Robbins, who recently appeared alongside Jack Black in HBO’s short-lived political satire The Brink. Show More Summary
A vandal who took a sledgehammer to Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame avoided jail time when he was sentenced today, Deadline.com reports. Jamie Otis, 53, faced the possibility of three years in jail and $10,000 in.....
Downplaying the gains women and minorities have made in Hollywood in recent years – and the industry's efforts to increase those numbers – UCLA's “2017 Hollywood Diversity Report” says its goal is "to set the record straight with respect...Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump may want to avoid watching Sunday’s Academy Awards because host Jimmy Kimmel has a few zingers lined up. The comedian and talk show host told The Hollywood Reporter he hasn’t yet decided how much Trump material he will perform at the Oscars, but it depends on “some new...
As far as on-the-nose casting choices go, it doesn’t get more on-the-nose than this: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Game Of Thrones veteran Iwan Rheon has been hired to play Maximus The Mad on Marvel’s Inhumans TV show, meaning he’s going from one famously unhinged villain to another famously unhinged villain. Show More Summary
Your fourth-or-fifth-favorite late night talk show host is hosting the Oscars this Sunday, and to fete this semi-momentous occasion The Hollywood Reporter has featured him on the cover of their latest issue. Read more...
The news is good but not great. Women and minorities have made modest gains in front of and behind the camera but remain significantly underrepresented as leading actors in films, as TV show creators, as writers who sweat out the dialogue — just about every part of the entertainment industry,...
From the Hollywood Reporter: “And just because this attack didn’t happen, folks, doesn’t mean we don’t stand in solidarity with all the people who did not suffer.” The Late Show’s Stephen Colbert was sure to honor the imaginary victims...Show More Summary
63 units on Sunset Boulevard New apartments may soon be on the way to Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood. As Urbanize LA reports, permits were recently filed with the city for construction of a seven-story mixed use development at 6007 West...Show More Summary
Just days ahead of the Oscars, Lin-Manuel Miranda who is nominated for “How Far I’ll Go,” his song for Disney’s Moana, reminisced about growing up watching the awards show with his family, in a guest column for The Hollywood Reporter. After naming a “compendium of Oscar moments” in his head ... More »
By Keleigh Nealon for Veuer Controversial author and Breitbart News editor Milo Yiannopoulos has reportedly been named keynote speaker for this year's Conservative Political Action Conference. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news, which...Show More Summary