New Line is in negotiations with Ted Melfi to direct its remake of the 1979 George Burns caper comedy “Going in Style.” After things could not be worked out with Don Scardino, New Line returned to…
As a young man in the British Army, Mark Burnett learned a lot about leadership by training with a career U.S. Army officer from Texas named William "Buck" Kernan.
NBCUniversal, in a tacit acknowledgement the portfolio of cable networks it has amassed since the company was taken over by Comcast in 2011 had grown unwieldy, moved unexpectedly Monday to realign…
On the eve of New York Fashion Week, the elite of both the fashion and entertainment industries gathered inside Lincoln Center’s exclusive Mercedes Benz tents for the 10th annual Style Awards. Sony…
The critical and commercial disappointment of 1998's "Great Expectations," his contempo reimagining of the Dickens novel starring Ethan Hawke and Gwyneth Paltrow, must have left Alfonso Cuaron in a…
VENICE – The 70th Venice Film Festival blasted off in high gear with George Clooney and Sandra Bullock working the red carpet to tubthump Alfonso Cuaron’s well-received space thriller "Gravity,"…
For his first foray into longform TV, bigscreen master David Fincher established the "House" style in its first two episodes in close collaboration with the American theater's best.
Time Warner Cable and CBS, even as they resumed talks to end the blackout affecting millions of cable customers, kept the accusations flowing as a CBS exec suggested the MSO is seeking to retain…
A charming, tightly written look at the pressure-cooker environment of Beijing high schoolers prepping for college entry.
The manliest thing about NBCU's new guy-focused Esquire channel may be the attempt to launch it.
Producing platinum-selling albums wasn't always in the plans for David Foster, but it didn't take long for him to make the shift from playing on other people's sessions to producing other artists.