The 43rd edition of the hits compilation "Now That's What I Call Music!" handily topped the U.S. album chart last week, easily staving off mild challenges in another sleepy mid-summer frame.
Digital performing rights org SoundExchange has released a list of more than 50,000 artists and labels that are owed tens of millions in unclaimed digital performance royalty statements.
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Willem Dafoe is in talks to join Robin Wright in "A Most Wanted Man" based on the John le Carre tome.
Stage and film actress Joan Roberts, who created the role of Laurey in the original 1943 production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!," died of congestive heart failure on Monday, Aug. 13, in…
Phyllis Thaxter, an actress who played Martha Kent, Clark Kent's adoptive mother, in the 1978 film "Superman" as part of a long career in film and television, died in Longwood, just north of Orlando…
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Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions are in advanced discussions to acquire U.S. rights to Jeff Nichols' "Mud," which stars Matthew McConaughey as the title character, along with Reese Witherspoon and…
MGM, which is considering a public offering of its stock, has posted second-quarter earnings of $42.1 million, or nearly four times the $12.2 million in earnings in the 2011 quarter.
Viacom music cabler Palladia is adding a pair of new series to its lineup.
Helmer Markus Imhoof uses state-of-the-art filmmaking to illuminate the world's bee crisis in the handsomely lensed docu "More Than Honey."
The Impact Arts & Film Fund will again hold film festivals during the Republican and Democratic conventions, with a lineup of documentaries and other issue-oriented films designed to draw interest…
Comedy Central will kick off a big fall push on Sept. 25 with new segs of "Tosh.0" and the bow of Daniel Tosh's toon series "Brickleberry."