Ken Sladyk

  • Ashley Judd Reveals Sexual Harassment by Studio Mogul (EXCLUSIVE)

    As part of this week’s Variety Power of Women issue, Ashley Judd shared a story that she’s never publicly revealed before. When she was filming Paramount’s “Kiss the Girls” in the late 90s, Judd was sexually harassed by a mogul from a rival studio, who kept summoning her to his hotel room under the…

  • Tom Hiddleston Reveals Why He Was Cut From Avengers: Age Of Ultron

     ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ would’ve been just as successful with or without the inclusion of the hugely likeable Tom Hiddleston (we think), but now the actor’s revealed why he was cut from the movie. Speaking to Digital Spy, the charming Brit who plays the devilish Loki in the Marvel Cinematic…

    Mike P Williams
  • Los Angeles Production Rises 3.8% in Third Quarter

    Third quarter on-location production in Greater Los Angeles rose 3.8%, thanks to a 54.5% jump in scripted TV production, according to the FilmL.A. permitting agency. The third quarter set a new Shoot Day record of 4,308 days of TV production in Los Angeles despite a 20% decline in reality TV. That…

  • How a small streaming site became the Netflix for indie film

    In February 2007, about a month after Netflix began streaming movies online, Efe Cakarel quietly launched what would become MUBI — a video-on-demand service focused on international and independent cinema. Where Netflix sought to amass a large library for wide audiences, Cakarel, a Turkish…

    The Verge
  • Could Universal finally have a director for 'Furious 8'?

    F. Gary Gray had a great summer at the box-office with the surprise hit 'Straight Outta Compton,' and now it looks like he's the studio's choice to direct 'Furious 8'

  • Aaron Sorkin says Steve Jobs just wanted to be loved—is that so wrong?

    At a post-screening Q&A Monday night, Hollywood's most celebrated screenwriter offered a simple psychological diagnosis of a complicated man.

  • Disney’s Movies Are Not a Silver Bullet Against Cable Losses

    Disney's expecting strong returns from movies, but it may not be enough to offset losses in its media networks business.

    Motley Fool
  • It’s Up to Men in Power to Take the First Step Toward Diversity in TV

    Lifetime’s acclaimed summer drama “Unreal” opened with a memorable image: Shiri Appleby’s character, Rachel, the producer of a reality dating show, “Everlasting,” was sprawled on the floor of a limousine, surrounded by the show’s contestants and trying to avoid the cameras. Rachel’s face revealed…

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    Parody trailer for Jaws 19

    Universal Studios has released a parody trailer for Jaws 19 as part of the lead-up to the release of the Back to the Future 30th Anniversary Trilogy on Blu-ray and DVD

    Zoomin TV
  • Busan Film Review: ‘A Korean in Paris’

    Even without the renewed media attention to the plight of migrants and minorities abroad, or the undying currency of art films about the lives of vagrants and prostitutes, there would be a sad, timely resonance to Jeon Soo-il’s “A Korean in Paris."

  • Women Only Directed One-Third of Festival Short Films, Study Finds

    Looking at major festivals, the USC study discovered that career inequality for female directors starts early on.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Batman v Superman: Jesse Eisenberg Actually Playing Lex Luthor Jr

    Jesse Eisenberg won’t be portraying the Lex Luthor we all know and love in next year’s ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’. In fact, Eisenberg will playing Alexander Joseph Luthor Jr, son of Lex Luthor Snr, who has taken over his father’s company and turned it into a tech giant. The unexpected…

    Ben Skipper
  • What Movie Should I See This Weekend?

    Preview all of this weekend's new theatrical releases (including The Walk, Pan, Steve Jobs, and Victoria), with Metascores and trailers for each new film. Read and Post Comments | Get the full article at Metacritic

  • 'Finding Carter' Showrunner Discusses Rebranding: "Less of a Melodrama, More Grounded"

    "The family dynamics will still play into it," executive producer Emily Whitesell tells THR. "But this show is really about the teens and their lives, colored by what they've all been through and how the show started."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Twitter Launches Moments, the Curated News Experience Also Known as Project Lightning

    Twitter made a big push towards simplification Tuesday with the launch of Moments, a new curated news experience that is initially only available to U.S. web and mobile users. Moments was previously known as Project Lightning, and has been touted by company executives as a major step to get new…

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    Honest Trailers: Aladdin

    Jump on your magic carpet and revisit the classic Disney animated film about a young boy and his genie. But mostly his genie.

    Screen Junkies
  • Busan: Korean Cinema Struggles With Diversity As Conglomerates Dominate

    From the outside at least, Korean cinema looks to be doing great. But within the industry the emphasis on mega hits is controversial.