While social media has been crucial in recent uprisings, especially Arab Spring, it’s taken on a much bigger role in the Turkish protests. More »Twitter Plays Unprecedented Role in the Turkish Uprising
There hasn’t been much for CEO Bob Iger to worry about since each of his divisions, from cable TV to theme parks, has performed strongly, with even the film studio showing signs of a turnaround this year. … More »Disney Hopes New Videogame Will Bolster Its Worst Performing Division
Rachel Uchitel's rep says Matt Hahn's claim of "cruel and inhumane treatment" is "false and defamatory" More »Rachel Uchitel Responds to Matt Hahn's "Cruel and Inhumane Treatment" Claim
Shannon Barr, founder of Shannon Barr Public Relations, has joined publicity firm Rogers & Cowan. Barr’s staff and clients will move over to the firm with Barr taking over the title of vice president. … More »Publicist Shannon Barr Joins Rogers and Cowan
Seven-year Bravo Media veteran Ellen Stone has been promoted to executive vice president of marketing. Formerly a senior vice president in the department, she reports directly to Bravo and Style Media … More »Bravo Promotes Ellen Stone to Marketing EVP
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The head of AEG Live LLC told jurors Wednesday that he knew Michael Jackson as a sophisticated, forceful businessman and not the drugged-up performer who's been described throughout … More »CEO describes Jackson as forceful businessman
NEW YORK (AP) — Haul out the evil mother-in-law jokes; Mrs. Phelps is a real doozy. More »Review: Mom's a drag in lively 'The Silver Cord'
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jennifer Lopez says Latinos in the United States are starting to realize their power in politics and media, making the timing good for her latest undertaking: lobbying for greater diversity … More »Jennifer Lopez: 'We're realizing our power'
After setting up three films at Twentieth Century Fox and Warner Bros., Ubisoft Motion Pictures is ready for phase two. The film division of French game publisher Ubisoft plans to package “Watch Dogs,” … More »Ubisoft To Make Movies Based on ‘Watch Dogs,’ ‘Far Cry,’ ‘Rabbids’ (EXCLUSIVE)
FilmDistrict has set Ryan Reynolds' sci-fier "Selfless" for a U.S. release on Sept. 26, 2014. More »Ryan Reynolds’ ‘Selfless’ Set for Sept. 26, 2014
Burbank, CA – June 12, 2013 – Legendary Entertainment announced today that former EA Sports executive Christopher Erb is the new Executive Vice President of Brand Marketing. In this role the award-winning … More »Legendary Entertainment Names Christopher Erb EVP Brand Marketing
The Collective has hired Michele Fino to head up advertising sales and branded entertainment for its digital studio, the company announced on Wednesday. More »The Collective Hires Top Fremantle Ad Sales Exec Michele Fino
While she passed on the original offer, it looks like Sandra Bullock has had a change of heart as she is in early talks to play Miss Hannigan in Sony’s reboot of “Annie.” Quvenzhane Wallis and Jamie Foxx … More »Sandra Bullock circles ‘Annie’ at Sony
A new international trailer for director James Mangold's "The Wolverine" casts the titular superhero in a new light as "a samurai without a master." More »Hugh Jackman Is a Samurai Without a Master in New 'Wolverine' Trailer (Video)
Tarsem-directed Selfless will bow wide on September 26, 2014 opposite Focus Features’ animated The Boxtrolls. Ryan Reynolds stars in the sci-fi thriller that centers on a terminally ill billionaire who … More »FilmDistrict Dates ‘Selfless’ For Sept. 26, 2014
Sydney Tamiia Poitier has joined the biopic “Robeson” to play Paul Robeson’s wife, opposite “Homeland” star David Harewood and Louis Gossett Jr. Project is produced by Richard Akel, with shooting starting … More »Sydney Tamiia Poitier Boards Paul Robeson Biopic (EXCLUSIVE)
Despite reports of a new romance between Maksim Chmerkovskiy and two-time Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue cover girl Kate Upton, a rep for the former "Dancing with the Stars" pro tells Access … More »Rep: Maksim Chmerkovskiy Is 'Just Friends' With Kate Upton
Film District will release the Ryan Reynolds movie "Selfless" nationwide on Sept. 26, 2014, the company announced Wednesday. More »Ryan Reynolds' 'Selfless' Set for September 2014 Release
Jennie Garth and ex-husband Peter Facinelli have reportedly finalized their divorce 15 months after announcing their split More »Jennie Garth, Peter Facinelli Finalize Divorce: Report
"The Bling Ring" — Given that the film currently ruling the box office is about Americans encouraged by their government to indulge their homicidal urges one night a year — we're talking about "The Purge" … More »Capsule reviews of new movie releases
Columbia Pictures named Andrew Z. Davis president of production administration, the studio announced Wednesday. More »Columbia Pictures Names Andrew Z. Davis President of Production Administration
After Amanda Bynes called Miley Cyrus "ugly" on Twitter, the "We Can't Stop" singer said she had been "rooting for her comeback" before the insult More »Miley Cyrus on Amanda Bynes Calling Her "Ugly": "It's Really So Sad to Me"
EXCLUSIVE: Producer-distributor LD Entertainment is planning a fall festival run and a September 27, 2013 release for Therese, directed and written by Charlie Stratton and starring Elizabeth Olsen, Tom … More »LD Entertainment To Release Elizabeth Olsen-Starrer ‘Therese’ On Sept 27
Telepictures Productions and Warner Bros. TV is giving America another chance to weigh in on an upcoming talk show. More »Tamar Braxton, Tamera Mowry-Housley Talk Show 'The Real' Gets Test Run on Fox Stations
From the minute he walked in, you knew Collin was trouble. The new kid in school had a swagger that instantly caught Jenna's eye and spoke to her intellectual side in a way Matty simply couldn't (also, … More »Nolan Funk: You'll Never Guess What's Coming Next!