Helmer Jay Roach will receive the Comedy Director of the Year Award at the Just for Laughs Comedy Conference, which runs July 15-17 in Montreal, in conjunction with the comedy fest of the same name.
Among the Hollywood lobby, few other topics are more important than piracy. Congress has passed laws beefing up enforcement of copyright crimes, and the White House appointed a "czar" to oversee…
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Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and the Incredible Hulk will soon start taking orders from Joss Whedon.
National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman urged a key congressional subcommittee Tuesday to continue its longstanding support for the arts, money he pledged to spend wisely and without…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped 20 writers for its two-year-old Writer Access Project, designed to increase access to TV jobs for groups that have been historically underemployed.
Gordon Smith, the former Oregon senator who is now the head of the National Assn. of Broadcasters, undoubtedly has injected no-holds barred rhetoric into some of the more contentious debates raging…
Once again, John McCain proves that the key to a successful Web ad is strange. It does help when you have an opponent who practically begs for such a response.
Gallic multiplex chain Gaumont Pathe will add four digital Imax screens to its Europalaces theaters under a deal inked Tuesday.
British chef Jamie Oliver is back on the global menu in Latin America and heading to Denmark for the first time.
Granada Germany, part of ITV Studios, has been commissioned by RTL Germany to develop three original scripted projects for the web.
"Steven Seagal Lawman," the hit A&E Network reality skein, is proving arrestingly popular in Europe.