MiTu, the Hispanic YouTube network backed by Chernin Group and other showbiz investors, has launched a male-centric spinoff channel dubbed Macho. Macho, which bowed Oct. 24, will carry only…
The Minions keep performing for Universal Pictures. “Despicable Me: Minion Rush,” that features characters and locations from “Despicable Me 2″ has crossed the 100 million download mark since the…
The animation community was shocked to learn that the "Despicable Me 2" team were recasting Al Pacino's role with Benjamin Bratt less than six weeks before the film's Annecy festival premiere.
Universal/Illumination's endearing, if slightly less inspired, sequel finds the still-surly Gru just lonely enough to accommodate a love interest.
Club Nokia was decked out in red and white polka dots and stripes on Thursday night, a bouncy motif to herald Monday's launch of Fox's Spanish-lingo network MundoFox.
Syfy hopes to corral new fans without alienating the existing base with 'Stargate Universe.'
At Monday's Chinese Theater preem for "Nacho Libre," Paramount marketing topper Gerry Rich called Jack Black's character "our own caped crusader."
Poor Spike Lee. Once upon a time, Lee represented the cutting edge of pop culture. Putting Public Enemy on a film soundtrack was cool in 1989. And he was ahead of the curve in 1991, casting “Jungle…
Top Spanish arthouse distributor Alta Films is widening its brief by moving into the acquisition of bigger-budget feature films. In a further aggressive move, Alta also will double the number of…
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