The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is holding a hackathon for virtual and augmented reality in Cambridge, Mass. this week that counts 20th Century Fox’s Innovation Lab amongst its sponsors…
While cherishing his 'Harry Potter' experience, Daniel Radcliffe eagerly tackles projects far across the creative spectrum.
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Jay Penske, chairman and CEO of Penske Media Corporation, and Michelle Sobrino, newly installed publisher of Variety, today named Claudia Eller, Cynthia Littleton and Andrew Wallenstein as the new…
"Cult" sounds like a good idea on paper and, alas, that's probably where it should have stayed.
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The King of Twitter is now the King of Apple, as "Two and a Half Men" star Ashton Kutcher is attached to play Steve Jobs in the indie pic "Jobs," which Joshua Michael Stern ("Swing Vote") will direct…
There aren't a lot of surprises in the entertainment world these days -- particularly when it comes to tentpole events.
Mortality, morality and science are the big subjects this technopera grapples with in former poet laureate Robert Pinsky's playful, lyrical and existential libretto.