Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped crisis PR pro Charles Sipkins as its new senior communications executive. Sipkins, who most recently served as a managing director for Sard Verbinnen, will fill…
Three new entries this weekend can’t upset “Lee Daniels’ The Butler.” The Weinstein Co.’s biopic will take first place in its soph sesh, headed to about $16 million, and even Warner Bros.’ “We’re the…
The number of Americans jettisoning pay TV is still fairly small — but data clearly shows that cord-cutting is picking up the pace as the cost of cable and satellite TV service continues to climb…
HONG KONG — Elijah Wood-starring slasher movie "Maniac" has been banned from theatrical and DVD release in New Zealand. The Kiwi authorities said the first person perspective of the U.S.-French film…
Dito Montiel's heist drama "Empire State" will have its world premiere on March 19 as the opening night film of the Gasparilla International Film Festival in Tampa, Fla. Randall Emmett and George…
Keegan Allen has landed a key role in James Franco's "Bukowski" opposite Tim Blake Nelson, Josh Peck and Jacob Loeb.
Comic actor Dax Shepard isn't the kind of guy who comes to mind when trying to cast a Hollywood action movie. After putting himself in the driver's seat with "Hit & Run," however, the goofy-acting…
Radio may still be king for many artists and record labels, but high-profile song placements in movies, commercials and TV shows are threatening to steal the crown when it comes to driving sales and…
Kathryn Kranhold has joined the Walt Disney Co. as senior VP, corporate communications.
Cameron creates another world entirely in "Avatar" and it's very much a place worth visiting.