Creating a toothy vehicle for James Spader, few series can boast such a compelling central figure, even if his cryptic comments and opaque motives risk giving way to a rather familiar procedural.
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Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ava DuVernay and Paul Feig are among the 276 new members invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Hollywood's creative community is trying to figure out the following anomaly: While distributors of entertainment are carving out an ever bigger slice of the revenue pie, the creators of…
It wouldn’t be a “Saturday Night Live” season finale without the bittersweet moment that comes when a veteran cast member makes a final appearance. Last night it was Bill Hader’s turn to say goodbye…
Although Showtime vaulted into rarefied air with its Emmy win for “Homeland,” the channel continues to offer a spate of shows that clearly have admirers and boast billboard-worthy stars but amount to…
The Jackie Robinson who titled his 1972 autobiography "I Never Had It Made" — and meant it — is scarcely present in "42," a relentlessly formulaic biopic that succeeds at transforming one of the most…
It's a treat to revisit the best American play ever written about merciless men and their predatory business practices.
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
British auteur Terence Davies is developing a feature based on "Mother of Sorrows," the prize-winning 2005 debut novel by American Richard McCann.
Universal Pictures and director Terry George are courting Don Cheadle to star in "American Gangster" for Imagine. An offer won't be made to Cheadle for "Gangster" until George completes the script…
Saddled with more industry/celebrity baggage than a high-class safari voyage, "Sahara" is a rousing and only occasionally ridiculous adventure yarn that craftily updates Clive Cussler's Dirk Pitt…