The coverage of the release of the Bush-era torture memos underscored the media's pressure to make snap judgments with an evolving story. Also, we talk about the brewing controversy over "Angels…
The grim economic outlook seems to be prompting a rise in the number of Italian viewers turning to porn on pay TV.
Updated to add additional details Kirby Dick's "Outrage," debuting at Tribeca this week, certainly is the kind of doc that gets attention. It's about closeted D.C. politicians, and it makes the case…
Toby Keith is embarking on a trip to entertain troops in Afghanistan, but he says that more celebrities should make the trek. The D.C. Examiner's Yeas & Nays column reports that Keith told the…
Vice President Joseph Biden told a gathering of studio executives and congressional leaders that that White House "will find the right person for intellectual property czar" and he said that the…
Haim Saban was queried about his involvement in the controversy that's surrounded Rep. Jane Harman (D-Calif.) As the story goes, Harman said she would try to intervene in an investigation of…
Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair mingled with stars and Hollywood studio chiefs at the kickoff dinner for Britweek on Tuesday — but he was at a bit of a loss for words when he was reminded…
A state court judge has refused a request by rapper Lil Wayne to block the release of QD3 Entertainment's documentary "The Carter."
Paul Harris reports from the MPAA conference here. Politico's Patrick Gavin asks Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson if he's interested in a political career.
Board members of the William Morris Agency got their first comprehensive overview of the proposed merger of WMA and Endeavor on Tuesday, including details of how the new combined entity would be…
Showbiz heavyweights: entertainment biz is central to the nation's economy and even its recovery.