ROME - Venice topper Alberto Barbera has unveiled a rich mix of name auteurs and newcomers, crowdpleasers and esoteric pics, with U.S. and U.K. titles playing prominently, in his lineup for the 70th…
Yahoo is repurchasing 40 million shares stock from Third Point, the hedge fund run by Daniel Loeb, who will resign from the Internet company's board along with two other directors July 31 with the…
Does an extra X garner more $? News Corp. is gambling that it will. The entertainment conglom confirmed Thursday that it would launch a second general entertaiment cable network as a companion to its…
After years of helming documentaries and TV shows, R.J. Cutler is closing in on his first narrative feature directing gig, on Summit Entertainment's "If I Stay."
After making a name for himself as the star of Nickelodeon's "The Naked Brothers Band," 17-year-old thesp Nat Wolff has booked one of the lead roles in the considerably darker indie pic "Palo Alto,"…