When comedian Spoken Reasons (real name John Baker Jr.) found he wasn't landing any standup gigs, he took matters into his own hands, launching a YouTube channel.
Night Catches Us
James Gandolfini's body is scheduled to return to the U.S. on Monday after the family of "The Sopranos" star enlisted help from Bill and Hillary Clinton in expediting the process of repatriating his…
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.
MADRID — Deeply personal, tragic recollections from a former teen-victim of Pol Pot's genocide hardly seem the feel-good fare that arthouse distributors worldwide are held now to crave. So, coming…
While ABC’s “Modern Family” was on the rise from last week and ruled as Wednesday’s top show among young adults, Fox prevailed in demos for the night with “American Idol” and “So You Think You Can…
USA Network has gone well beyond public service announcements with its Characters Unite initiative, which aims to promote tolerance and acceptance of people from diverse backgrounds.
King Size Film Prods. has tapped Michael Schroeder to direct its upcoming feature "B.B. King and I," which is set to star "Treme" thesp Wendell Pierce as the legendary bluesman, and Patrick Fugit as…
Last year, Kathryn Bigelow changed history by becoming the first woman to win the Academy Award for directing. But at the Spirit Awards, such women-centric laurels are business as usual.
The Black Film Critics Circle has named "The Social Network" its top film of 2010.
The post-Thanksgiving weekend is always slow at the box office, but this year's was more lethargic than usual.
The outlook is getting sunnier for "Winter's Bone," as the bleak drama scored seven Spirit Award nominations on the heels of winning the top trophies at the Gotham Awards.