The zombie craze in popular culture has infected higher education. University of California, Irvine, has announced an online course based on "The Walking Dead." The university is partnering with AMC…
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At the recent Siggraph conference in Anaheim, there were not one but two panels on the state of the vfx industry. Word on the street was that feature effects production is dead in L.A.
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
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Lisa Robin Kelly, who was most well known for her role as Eric Forman’s older sister on “That ’70s Show,” died Wednesday at a California rehab facility. She was 43. According to news reports, Kelly…
In what promises to be a spirited campaign, longtime business agent Steve Dayan is challenging Leo Reed for secretary-treasurer of Local 399 of the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters.
Ryan McGarry's documentary offers a bracing, often stomach-churning glimpse inside one of America's busiest emergency rooms.
SAG-AFTRA leaders are planning to begin contract negotiations next year on a successor deal to its feature-primetime contract -- rather than this year.
Through his form of participatory journalism, Morgan Spurlock seems committed to at least try to be a reasonable man in unreasonable times, putting a face on stories the media frequently reduces to…
National Assn. of Broadcasters CEO Gordon Smith appeared at the White House with President Obama on Monday to announce a new campaign to change attitudes about mental illness through TV ads and…
The Croisette in Cannes, typically a calm beachfront, was the scene of a chaotic incident Friday after a man arrested for allegedly firing a gun and brandishing a fake grenade outside of a television…
"About 95% of the nation's public psychiatric beds have been eliminated." Doris Fuller is the executive director of the Treatment Advocacy Center, which is urging the government to make mental…