The trio of filmmakers who launched digital studio WIGS — “Black Swan” exec producer Jon Avnet together with his son Jake Avnet and Rodrigo Garcia — have formed a new venture: Indigenous Media…
Digital studio WIGS was one of the first channels to receive YouTube funding two years ago, and its original scripted fare has racked up 65.5 million views on the platform. But the third season of…
Larry David, other stars and friends gathered at the Cinerama Dome July 31 to celebrate the premiere of HBO's "Clear History." Like David’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” actors improvised and there was no…
With YouTube lifting its exclusive distribution rights on WIGS's scripted dramas, Fox Broadcasting is widening the availability of the digital studio's content to include Hulu in hopes of driving…
It's not every day that a graduation ceremony takes place in a venue as glamorous and storied as the El Capitan Theater, or that friends and family munch on popcorn and Skittles while "Pomp and…
When dance and singing contestants flash across the TV screen with perfect hair that manages to stay in place under the most unbelievable conditions — heat, sweat, crazy gyrations — it's only natural…
Roku, the Internet set-top box company, secured an additional $60 million in funding, led by Fidelity Investments, with participation from Hearst and previous investors including British Sky…
The producers of “Flashdance the Musical” have “postponed” their plans to bring the show to Broadway this summer. The new tuner, based on the Adrian Lyne-helmed pic, opened in January in Pittsburgh…
Binge viewing was the topic May 2 at Culver City's Akasha restaurant, where the creators and actors of Wigs, YouTube's number one channel for scripted drama, joined to celebrate its first anniversary.
YouTube has lined up more than 40 comedians, actors and digital comedy producers for its first Comedy Week, a weeklong online event to run May 19-25. There is no advertising opportunity with…
Not many films have faced as many makeup challenges as Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey". . .
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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