U.K. private broadcaster ITV is pushing Simon Cowell to return to judging the Brit version of "X Factor," as part of negotiations to extend the show on the channel. The three-year contract between…
The battle over SAG-AFTRA’s funds held in trust has escalated in the wake of Ed Asner’s lawsuit alleging misconduct over how the union handles over $100 million of such monies. The long-running…
Robert De Niro and John Travolta don't exactly shine in this cartoonishly violent drama about two troubled veterans of the Balkan wars.
Simon Cowell has meted out his share of criticism as a judge of musical talent. So hopefully he can endure some leveled at him in hastening the descent of "American Idol," whose ratings decline…
ANNECY — Paul Leluc, director of toon TV series "Le Monde de Pahe" and "Graboullin," is directing "The Long Long Holidays," a flagship Gallic TV toon serial, produced by Didier Brunner's Paris-based…
Ed Shaughnessy, who held down the drum chair on "The Tonight Show" for nearly three decades, died May 24 of a heart attack in Calabasas. He was 84.
With little lead-in support, NBC drama “Hannibal” opened to decent-ish but unexceptional ratings Thursday — running third among the dramas in the hour but certainly an improvement over the most…
After middlebrow romance "Cairo Time," Canadian helmer-writer Ruba Nadda returns to a Middle Eastern setting to try her hand at political thriller "Inescapable"; the results do not impress.
The American justice system -- and American society -- are indicted for institutionalized racism in this gripping investigative docu.
With two movies coming out before the end of the month, comedian Kevin Hart is on a roll, and now he's circling Alcon Entertainment's long-gestating "Con Ed," a fish-out-of-water comedy that…
Joe Simon, who along with Jack Kirby co-created Captain America and was one of the comicbook industry's most revered writers, artists and editors, died Wednesday, Dec. 14 in New York City after a…