Antonio Banderas and Ethan Hawke are on board as Oscar presenters. The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium Sunday on ABC.
“South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have even managed to cross the line of tastefulness on the Web. When the duo recently turned in the first of 39 animated shorts to Shockwave.com as…
Entertainment attorney Deborah Wagnon has joined the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig as a shareholder focusing her practice on music and films. Wagnon has worked with recording artists…
The EU is likely to approve Rupert Murdoch taking a sizable stake in the Kirch Group's pay TV web Premiere World in the next couple of days, according to local reports.
INDIA Film director Deepa Mehta has filed a case in a New Delhi High Court, seeking damages for defamation and a declaration upholding her right to make the film “Water” in India. The film faced mobs…
Twentieth Television's syndie strip "Power of Attorney" has cleared 92% of the U.S. market.
Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett…
Playing conniving Hollywood types wasn’t too much of a stretch for thesps of E! Entertainment’s frosh movie effort “Best Actress,” which preemed Thursday night at Paramount Studios. “When you become…
A memorial service for TV pioneer Bill Welsh, who died Feb. 27, will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, 7000 Hollywood Blvd. The event…
FRANCE Oliver Stone will head the jury of the detective and thriller film festival in Cognac, southwestern France, next month. French-speaking Stone, whose film “Any Given Sunday” opens the Paris…
Uma Thurman and Edward Norton have signed on as Oscar presenters. The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium March 26 on ABC.