The cast of “The Big Chill” will reunite at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, organizers announced July 25. Not only does the occasion mark the 30th anniversary of the film, but it was actually the…
Comedy Central is enabling comedy fans to buy standup specials for $5 a pop through a new online marketplace suggested by the trailblazing model first employed by comedian Louis C.K.
Jason Mewes’ ‘Vigilante Diaries’ Provides New Twist on Crowdfunding: Build a Fanbase While Asking for Money
Director Christian Sesma is taking a different approach to crowdfunding, building a fanbase for his latest project, the action comedy “Vigilante Diaries,” as he looks for funds to continue the…
Internet distribution platform Chill has acquired VOD streaming rights to Doug Benson’s comedy documentary “The Greatest Movie Ever Rolled.” Pic stars Benson, the comedian and marijuana aficionado…
Billy Schrank, a music executive who worked on several soundtracks at studios including Warner Bros., Paramount, Disney and Columbia Pictures, died of complications from a stroke in Los Angeles on…
A fleet of comedians and filmmakers are hoping to replicate the direct-to-consumer model popularized by Louis C.K. via a new product enabling self-service digital distribution.
WME is adding to its portfolio of digital investments, plunking down an unspecified sum as part of a new round of funding for social video discovery platform Chill.
Broadway sales dropped as low as the temperatures in Week 35 (Jan. 17-23) -- except at "American Idiot," where Billie Joe Armstrong helped warm the box office.
Chiller is going under the rebranding knife.
Bring an extra-heavy overcoat and a healthy suspension of disbelief to "Wind Chill." Not unlike the car that breaks down one frigid night and strands its passengers in the middle of nowhere, this…
Deep Focus: Going into the Sundance Film Festival, fest topper Geoffrey Gilmore spoke about this year's lineup as a "back to its roots" event filled with films "as independent as we've had in many…