Eileen Brennan, the veteran actress best known for roles in "The Last Picture Show," "Private Benjamin" and "Clue," died of bladder cancer in her Burbank home on Sunday. She was 80. Brennan earned…
Mexican singer-producer Pepe Aguilar has inked with WME. The four-time Grammy winner has sold more than 12 million albums worldwide and has also founded several music labels dedicated to traditional…
With Amy Powell settling in to her new position as Paramount Television prexy, Paramount Pictures has found her replacement at the head of interactive marketing, naming Megan Wahtera to the position…
CBS Films is moving ahead on romantic comedy “The Exes,” with Andy Fickman on board to direct. The film is based on Jane Moore's novel “The Ex Files” with the screenplay written by Kelly Bowe. …
The Directors Guild Awards has added two new honors for 2014, while also clarifying that digitally distributed series are eligible for major existing honors.
"The Writers' Room" is a great idea, and a logical, inexpensive fit for a second-tier channel like Sundance, eager to generate street cred within the industry while connecting with committed TV fans…
Wall Street has stayed bullish on Lionsgate as the stock hit another record high in the wake of strong performances by sleeper hits "Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain" and "Now You See Me."
For Kevin Hart, the self-chastising approach seems to be working. In 2011, the stand-up comedian's concert docu “Laugh at My Pain,” from Codeblack Entertainment, quietly became a standout box office…
An unremarkable premise -- dim bulbs plot vengeance on employer, said plan goes awry -- is cleverly milked for maximum black-comedy payoff in "Mon ami."
Bob Brunner, a writer-producer who worked in both film and TV, often for Garry Marshall, died Oct. 28 from a heart attack near his home in Northridge, Calif. He was 78.