So you want to be in pictures. Take note, as any of these routes could land you there -- provided you weren't hand-picked by the director. The norm is for talent agencies to provide the prospects…
Actor-producer-writer Mike Myers, who next stars in "Shrek," will present at the 73rd Academy Awards, producer Gil Cates announced Monday.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences held its Scientific & Technical Achievement Awards gala Saturday night, making history by awarding the first Oscar ever to the makers of a computer…
The scribes behind a pair of edgy looks at contemporary life, "You Can Count on Me" and "Traffic," took top honors in motion picture screenwriting Sunday from the Writers Guild of America.
Oscar contender Juliette Binoche will present a statuette on this year's Oscar telecast. It will be the second time the thesp has served as a presenter.
Starting this weekend, Laemmle's Monica Theater in Santa Monica launches a program featuring all eight of this year's Oscar-nominated short films. Program will run for four consecutive weekends on…
Two-time Oscar nominee Russell Crowe will make his second presenter appearance on the March 25 Academy Awards telecast.
Even as the recording industry smelled victory in its long-running court battle against Napster, two new media luminaries at the Front Row conference unapologetically hailed online distribution as an…
Former President Bill Clinton, in a relaxed speech to the Variety Front Row conference Tuesday, assailed the media's excessive coverage of popular gameshows and reality skeins over stories of…
Former president Bill Clinton has for the first time endorsed a controversial call for the entertainment industry to develop a universal ratings code for content, saying there is strong evidence that…
Consolidation was on the minds of panelists at the Front Row as Sony's Howard Stringer, USA Nets' Barry Diller and Viacom's Mel Karmazin discussed the new biz behemoths. Cooperation was also on the…