"Looney Tunes" animator Abe Levitow's heirs are making sure that his work will be viewed by generations by donating his collection to the Academy. The Abe and Charlotte Levitow Collection, featuring…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced gifts of $5 million each from three different donors for the ambitious Academy Museum of Motion Pictures. The donors are producer and…
Spike Lee has turned to Kickstarter to raise $1.25 million in funds in the next 30 days for a new film that’s known for now as “The Newest Hottest Spike Lee Joint.” Lee is among most high-profile…
Brett Ratner — the producer-director who famously had to resign as Oscar host after making an anti-gay slur — apparently isn’t holding any grudges as he has donated $1 million to the Academy Museum…
For all of the talk of how uninterested Los Angeles residents are in the race for mayor --- the election is May 21, by the way --- at least on the surface level, the entertainment industry has taken…
Zach Braff has hit his $2 million goal in the first four days of his Kickstarter campaign to raise funds from fans for the drama, "Wish I Was Here."
Gotham’s Museum of the Moving Image is getting a generous 25th birthday gift — Sumner Redstone, exec chairman of Viacom and CBS Corp., has made a $3 million donation. In recognition of the gift, the…
As Gotham dries out from Hurricane Sandy, media giants are stepping up with storm relief fundraising efforts.
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has pacted with ABC News on a new series called "Be the Change: Save a Life," which will kick off in December and continue through 2011.
Founder and prexy of MarketCast, Joseph Helfgot, who died last week at the age of 60 during heart transplant surgery, has become the second facial transplant donor in the U.S.