SXSW is adding a sports component, SXsports, to its 2014 slate, with a featured conversation between Simmons and Silver among the sessions.
Rep. Mel Watt (D-N.C.) has introduced legislation to require that broadcasters compensate artists and labels when their music is played over the airwaves, adding to the long history of efforts by the…
It was appropriately overcast for the Sept. 21 premiere of "Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2" at the Regency Theater in Westwood. But filmmakers, stars, guests and families had their sunny sides…
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At the world premiere of “The Fifth Estate” and opening of the Toronto Film Festival, Bill Condon‘s overwhelming emotion was relief. “We just finished it a minute ago,” the director admitted after…
Bill Murray set to star in Barry Levinson’s “Rock the Kasbah.” QED’s Bill Block, Venture Forth’s Jacob Pechenik and Shangri-La Entertainment’s Steve Bing will produce. Mitch Glazer penned the script…
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Hero" producer Bill Kong will produce "Rise of the Legend," a movie that attempts to revive Wong Fei-hung, hero of nearly 100 kung fu classics.
The “COMEDY CENTRAL Roast of James Franco” is beginning to fill out its lineup of roasters behind host Seth Rogen. The first round of names confirmed as roasters include: former “Saturday Night Live”…
Longtime international motion picture publicist Bill Edwards, who spent much of his career at MGM, died Wednesday at the age of 84. Despite Edwards being unwell for the past two-three months, his…
Musicians and broadcasters are poised to engage in a new round of a decades-long lobbying battle over whether artists should be paid when their songs are played on broadcast radio stations. On…
Sen. John McCain’s proposed legislation to force cable operators to offer channels a la carte gained new co-sponsor on Tuesday, as Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) announced that he would back the…
Comedians like Richard Lewis, Ray Romano and Keenen Wayans vividly recall their first time at one of the Improv clubs. Others, such as Larry David and Bill Maher, remember an overarching sense of…