German/Turkish actress Meryem Uzerli is among the Arab world's best-known young stars, thanks to hit Turkish soap "Magnificent Century," in which she played Hurrem Sultan, a seductive former slave…
Opening and closing with a double dose of Tom Hanks -- the European premieres of "Captain Phillips" and "Saving Mr. Banks" -- the 57th BFI London Film Festival is set to give British audiences their…
Director Carlo Carlei and screenwriter Julian Fellowes return Shakespeare's popular tragedy to its Veronese roots, but this throwback to classicism is in little danger of being mistaken for a classic.
There's nothing that looks capable of becoming the next “Big Bang Theory” just yet, but the first two weeks of the new TV season have produced some promising results for rookie shows on the broadcast…
Warner Bros. TV and Greg Berlanti have fortified their relationship in a substantial way, extending Berlanti's existing overall deal with the studio through 2018. The pact with Warner was initially…
“Nebraska” director Alexander Payne has acquired feature rights to Ruth Prawer Jhabvala's story “The Judge's Will” through his Ad Hominem production banner along with Conde Nast Entertainment. Fox…
Funded through the generosity of 6,508 Kickstarter supporters, "Bridegroom" is more than just the triple-hankie account of a young love story cut short, but a compelling virtual petition in support…
The need to get a system upgrade right isn't lost on a software giant like Microsoft, which is facing a similar challenge in its own executive suite.
Romanian director Tudor Cristian Jurgiu makes a quietly impressive debut with this deceptively simple tale of a father and son.
There are several less-ostentatious attributes that differentiate pay cable in particular and to some extent basic's raciest hours from broadcast TV, including the expanded running time of episodes…