Eileen Brennan, the veteran actress best known for roles in "The Last Picture Show," "Private Benjamin" and "Clue," died of bladder cancer in her Burbank home on Sunday. She was 80. Brennan earned…
Sharks getting sucked into the vortex of a tornado? A high school lacrosse team has been there, done that. A Latin teacher at Georgetown Preparatory School in Bethesda, Md., came up with the idea for…
Al Jazeera America came to NCTA with real distribution work to do, courting cable operators to carry the all-news channel that parent org Al Jazeera Media Network intends to launch by late August.
Inhouse attorneys in the spotlight include Wayne M. Smith, Patrick T. Perkins, David Sussman, Jim Meenaghan, Richard B. Levy, Rosalind Lawton, Paul Iannicelli, John Fukunaga, Brian Burkin, Matthew…
As President Obama took the oath of office on Sunday, a quintessential D.C. scene unfolded a couple miles of away in Georgetown.
An unlikely fit for director Barry Levinson that indeed turns out to be a poor one, "The Bay" is a gruesome but uninspired environmental-disaster thriller.
A year ago, Zal Batmanglij was just one more guy with a no-budget film at Sundance.
Before the Sundance Film Festival, Brit Marling had been butting up against the challenges facing any young actress.
As new ABC Entertainment prexy Paul Lee hashes out his first fall lineup for the Alphabet, insiders have tabbed four drama pilots -- "Pan Am," "Once Upon a Time," "Good Christian Bitches" and…
The latest round of pilot casting reflects the demise of projects that held great promise as recently as a year ago.
Higher education hardly seems worth the price of admission in "College Road Trip," the second ostensible comedy of 2008 starring Martin Lawrence, this time as a control-freak dad trying to stifle his…