MADRID — Lionel Messi, arguably the world's best known soccer star, was sentenced to 21 months in prison by a Barcelona court for three counts of tax fraud. Whether Messi — with Cristiano Ronaldo the…
Argentine soccer star Lionel Messi is one of the most talked about, and least talkative, human beings on the planet.
MADRID – Returning to its production policy of high-profile auteur takes on iconic Latin Americans, Mediapro, Spain's biggest independent production rights-holding and services conglom, has tapped…
While the U.S. economy's slow recovery from the 2008 financial crisis is among factors that have increased investors' appetites, the inherent volatility of the entertainment business is still an IPO…
The Greek capital of Athens will be the focus of the Toronto Film Festival's City to City program, the fest announced Wednesday.
Epic Pictures Group is developing a "Rocky"-style movie version of the life of soccer superstar Lionel Messi.
A producers group has taken the novel step of urging SAG-AFTRA not to close its office in Portland, Ore. — one of the 10 union offices that are due to be shuttered in coming months. “As director of…
Cherry Jones, who has lined up for a fall Broadway stint in “The Glass Menagerie,” has also locked in a 2014 run in the Manhattan Theater Club’s world premiere of playwright Sarah Treem’s latest…
NBA player Jason Collins, whose announcement last week that he is gay was greeted as a turning point for coming out in professional sports, is headed to the political fund-raising circuit. He is…
The Signature Theater Company's much-lauded revival of August Wilson's "The Piano Lesson" scored with four Lucille Lortel Awards at Off Broadway’s annual kudofest. The Playwrights Horizons staging of…
George Stephanopoulos enabled Collins to revisit many of the points the athlete expressed Monday in his first-person piece for Sports Illustrated.