Julian Ortega

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  • ‘The Mysteries of Laura’ Gets Order For 5 More Scripts From NBC

    Following steady ratings performance for The Mysteries of Laura  in the first weeks of the season, NBC has given the light crime procedural an order for five additional scripts. The Mysteries of Laura,  the only NBC freshman series to get a second-season pickup, received a 13-episode renewal in…

  • Review: Truth is elusive, slippery in entertaining 'Truth'

    There's a scene in "Truth," James Vanderbilt's crisp, absorbing new film about the doomed 2004 CBS story on then-president George W. Bush and his National Guard service, where execs are doing something utterly mundane. They're looking at a calendar, scheduling a broadcast.

    Associated Press
  • ‘Pan’ Looks for China Life Raft as it Faces $100 Million Writedown

    “Pan,” the pricey fantasy adventure about a boy who refuses to grow up, crashed on the shoals of audience indifference last weekend when it debuted in the United States and across more than 50 foreign markets. The film has racked up a meager $40.5 million globally, which is a far cry from the $150…

  • Join the air-volution, bruh

    In the middle film (of the three middling films), the main character uses a time machine to go to what was, at the time, considered the future: October 21, 2015. October 21, 2015 is still considered the future, but it's coming up soon, and what better way to celebrate than to make some money for…

    The Verge
  • Steve Jobs' Greatest Notoriety: Elevating Tim Cook

    Steve Jobs is back all over the media and movie screens these days - as Hollywood portrays its take of his genius and his warts. At the end of the day (not the movie), Jobs' greatest notoriety may indeed be elevating Tim Cook to be his successor. Not because of the product rollout Cook has presided…

    Huffington Post
  • DGA Honors: Tyler Perry on the Films That Got Him Into the Guild

    Tyler Perry wrote and starred in the 2005 film “Diary of a Mad Black Woman,” which surprised industryites when it opened at No. 1 at the box office. Perry, whose Atlanta production center is about to expand, is being recognized for his contributions to film and television. “I have been a DGA member…

  • Golden Globes: Picking a Category is No Laughing Matter

    A number of films this season could go either way, and like it or not, gaming the odds is part of the equation this time of year.

  • Architecture & Design Film Festival Kicks Off This Week

    A still from the trailer for the film The Infinite Happiness, about Bjarke Ingels's 8 House complex, seen at background. The 2015 Architecture and Design Film Festival—the seventh-annual edition of the traveling event—kicks off tomorrow and the lineup is...

    Curbed New York
  • Storytelling Our Way Into Science

    This past weekend, my family, like perhaps many others around the U.S. went to the movie theatre to watch Matt Damon living on and (spoiler alert!) figuring out how to get home from Mars. We all liked the movie, my eight year-old daughter most of all, full of questions during (sorry people behind…

    Huffington Post
  • Get Totally Touchable Waves

    To create these Boho Waves for Rachel Zoe at NYFW, TRES stylists used TRES Extra-Firm Control Mousse for soft, flexible waves that last.

  • Awards Go to 'Game of Thrones' Star Emilia Clarke

    "Games of Thrones" actress Emilia Clarke was named by two of America's biggest men's magazines as their Woman of the Year. Mark Kelly reports. Image: HBO/Everett Collection

  • Daniel Craig inspects the UN's demining work in Cyprus

    NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Daniel Craig's globetrotting has brought him to Cyprus — but not to film any scenes as super spy James Bond.

    Associated Press
  • WGA East Wins Unionization Vote At ‘Pawn Stars’ Producer Leftfield Entertainment

    In a major organizing victory, the WGA East has won an NLRB-sanctioned election to unionize Leftfield Entertainment, the largest reality TV company on the East Coast whose shows include Pawn Stars, The Real Housewives Of New Jersey, Monster In-Laws and Counting Cars . The union still has to…

  • No Charlize Theron in 'Mad Max' Sequel?!

    accesshollywood2459-yahoopartner: This news just completely stalled our engines: Charlize Theron may not appear in the “Mad Max: Fury Road” sequel. Director George Miller reportedly told Digital Spy that Charlize’s Imperator Furiosa character isn’t in the follow-up story. “She’s not in the ‘Mad…

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  • How NASA and 'The Martian' Teamed Up to Inspire Students About Mars

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. ? More than 10,000 students from across the country recently participated in a digital learning network at Kennedy Space Center with NASA scientists, astronauts and cast members from the new film "The Martian."

  • Is the Cinema Industry Set For A Clear Downfall?

    The game is evolving, and the cinema industry will need to adapt to survive in our streaming, television-obsessed world.

  • Thailand Bans Local Horror Film Over "Disrespect" to Buddhism

    Scenes in the film show a monk kissing a woman and taking drugs.

    The Hollywood Reporter