Amy Poehler will receive the 2011 Power of Comedy award at Variety's second annual Power of Comedy confab Nov. 19.
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CBS is giving Angelenos a chance to outwit, outplay and outlast with its first 5K Reality Mud Run Saturday in Orange County.
Laura Ziskin, a trailblazer among femme film producers and a forceful advocate for health and environmental issues, died Sunday of breast cancer at her home in Santa Monica, Calif. She was 61.
A private memorial for actor Patrick Swayze will be held on Sunday at Sony Studios.
Only three films made the cut for the animation Oscar this year: Hayao Miyazaki's "Howl's Moving Castle," "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride" and "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit," directed by…