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  • 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
  • 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…

  • "The Martian" Challenges Record in Win for Fox

    Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA) got another genre win over the weekend with The Martian netting an estimated $55 million at the U.S. box office, just short of Gravity's October opening weekend ...

  • Met Gala Heist Movie in the Works at New Line

    New Line is launching development of a heist movie set at the star-studded annual Met Gala in New York City. The Warner Bros. division picked up the spec script “Met Gala Heist,” written by Gregg Rossen and Brian Sawyer, and set up the project with Michelle Sy. The story focuses on a pair of…

  • Marvel’s Black Panther Finds Screenwriter

    It looks like there’s finally some progress to report on Marvel’s long-awaited ‘Black Panther,’ as The Wrap break the news that Joe Robert Cole is in talks to write the screenplay.

    Ben Bussey
  • Hulu And Viacom Renew And Expand Streaming Programming Deal

    This should help Hulu, and add fuel to the debate among Viacom watchers over whether it benefits — or shoots itself in the foot — when it syndicates popular shows to subscription VOD services. The companies just renewed and expanded their multiyear pact that makes Hulu the exclusive SVOD home for…

  • Fox Gains as The Martian Soars at the Weekend Box Office

    "The Martian", Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.'s (FOXA) latest science fiction, has surpassed analysts' estimates of $45 million in its opening weekend amassing a box office collection of $55 million in U.S. and Canada.

  • 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
  • Channing Tatum’s ‘Haywire’ in Development for TV Series at Relativity (Exclusive)

    “Haywire,” a 2011 action movie starring Channing Tatum and Gina Carano, is in development as a series at Relativity TV. The Steven Soderbergh film, about a secret agent on a revenge spree after her agency betrays her, is being adapted at the unit — soon to be an independent company following its…

    The Wrap
  • F. Gary Gray schedules a monster payday as director of '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'

  • Watch: The Dinosaurs Finally Speak In 'Good Dinosaur' Trailer

    Video The big news in this morning's The Good Dinosaur trailer, timed to be attached to Pan I suppose, is that we actually get dialogue from our main characters. Pretty much every piece of marketing thus far for the Walt Disney/Pixar film has been silent save for music and sound effects. As I…

  • 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.

  • WE TV Greenlights ‘Selling It: In The ATL’ For November Premiere

    Building on the success of its Atlanta-focused franchise, WE tv has greenlighted new docu-series Selling It: In the ATL . The six-episode hour-long series, which comes on the heels of the freshman season of Cutting It: In The ATL , will premiere at 10 PM Thursday, November 5. Cutting It  was…

  • 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
  • Pharrell Williams to Perform at 2015 MTV EMAs

    The evening will be hosted by Ed Sheeran and Ruby Rose.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Flashback Fridays: Why did Hrishikesh Mukherjee punish Jaya Bachchan?

    This week we bring you the hugely talented and one of the finest actresses of Indian Cinema, Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan, who talks about the filmmaker - her mentor and guide, Hrishikesh Mukherjee on the occasion of Hrishida’s 93rd birth anniversary (September 30). In the early 70’s when Bollywood was…
  • 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…