Hulu is bulking up its subscription biz for Anglophiles, in a multiyear pact with BBC Worldwide North America that will add 2,000 episodes to Hulu Plus. The 144 BBC titles covered under the deal will…
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Armando Iannucci, the son of an Italian, was born in Scotland and lives in England, but he seems to understand American politics better than most Americans. Iannucci is the creator of HBO's "Veep,"…
Head of communications returns to independent consulting but will remain involved with Oscars.
LONDON — Scottish thesp Peter Capaldi has been tapped to play Doctor Who in the long-running BBC sci-fi series of the same name. He is the 12th actor to play the role. Capaldi, who replaces Matt…
One of Steve Coogan's finest comic creations makes an effortless transition to the bigscreen.
Showrunner Marc Cherry turned up as a featured singer at Michael Feinstein's conducting debut with the Pasadena Pops earlier this month.
Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained" returned to Chinese multiplexes May 12 after being suddenly removed, in some cases midscreening, a month ago.
Seeking to put a twist on the typical close-to-the-vest development process the entertainment business has made standard practice, Amazon has given its massive user base access to samples of content…
“Veep” will receive a third term on HBO, it was announced today. Political comedy from Armando Iannucci returned to the paybler’s lineup on Sunday, April 14 for a second season, drawing over a…
Guillermo del Toro has found the first occupant for his haunted house thriller "Crimson Peak" -- Emma Stone is in early negotiations to star in the Legendary Pictures movie.
Closing out 2012 on a high note, Forssell's multi-year licensing deal with CBS to bring its TV library to the Hulu Plus subscription service starting in January 2013.