Amy Poehler's numerous annual galas have become linchpins of the Worldwide Orphans Foundation's fundraising efforts — the most recent of which, an Emmy "losers" afterparty, raised more than…
Kerry Washington is no stranger to Washington, D.C. On ABC's "Scandal," she deals with the dark and dramatic side of the nation's capital. But in real life, she is a proud member of the President's…
The Senate on Thursday confirmed HBO executive James Costos as the next U.S. Ambassador to Spain along with other prominent figures who played major roles in raising money for President Obama’s…
Crystal Nix-Hines, a Los Angeles attorney and former writer on “Alias” and “The Practice,” is being nominated to a State Department post as a representative to the United Nations Educational…
President Obama is expected to nominate HBO executive James Costos as the next U.S. ambassador to Spain, as the administration prepares to unveil a number of selections for highly sought diplomatic…
If theater owners are the most powerful figures on Broadway, then there's a new power player in town. The purchase this week of Broadway's largest venue, the 1,930-seat Foxwoods, reps the first real…
Ambassador Theater Group, the largest owner-operator of theaters in the U.K., has at last planted a flag on Broadway with the acquisition of the Foxwoods Theater, current home of “Spider-Man: Turn…
For nearly eight decades, Disney has relied on films to rally kids and their families around the Mouse House. But with its core audience increasingly glued to screens of all sizes, the success of…
Asked which entertainment execs among President Obama's top supporters have been interested in an ambassadorship, a prominent industry political consultant quipped, "Everyone."
Austin-based distributor Drafthouse Films has picked up Sundance alum "The Ambassador" for a US release that includes digital and VOD as well as theatrical in Gotham, L.A. and Austin.
Nicole Avant, the music executive whom President Obama tapped ambassador to the Bahamas, has returned to Los Angeles and will help boost his re-election fund-raising efforts, starting with an event…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History