Just this past week has seen Richard Gere, LeAnn Rimes and Paul Simon in D.C., pushing signature causes. Stars seeking support is nothing new on Capitol Hill. What is new is that, with Democrats in…
Dear Colleagues; Today I'm announcing a series of management changes to our LA-based businesses to ensure we're well positioned to meet the challenges and opportunities we will face in the coming…
WMA has hired Eric Simonoff, a longtime literary agent and co-director of Janklow & Nesbit.
Saying he was "deeply sorry and ashamed," Bernard Madoff pleaded guilty Thursday to pulling off perhaps the biggest swindle in Wall Street history and was immediately led off to jail in handcuffs to…
Internet filmmakers Beni annd Rafi Fine have launched "Prop 8: The Web Series," with the first episode taking on religious adherents who favored the ban on same-sex marriage but get a book-slapping…
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. President Obama will visit Southern California next Wednesday and Thursday to talk about the economy. No specific details are available yet on his…
AOL is closing its research unit in China and pink-slipping 56 staffers as part of global cost cuts at Time Warner.
The financial crisis continues to take its toll on Europe's two big TV groups, which have been hit hard by sinking ad revenue and devaluation of once pricey assets.
Three Marvel Studios superhero pics will debut in summer 2011, including the May 6 bow of Sony's "Spider-Man 4."
With its contract talks with SAG and AFTRA in a news blackout, the ad industry has unveiled outlines of the contract proposals -- revealing that the two sides were far apart at the start of…
Tom Hanks has gotten involved in SAG's stalled contract negotiations, joining George Clooney in informal talks on behalf of the Screen Actors Guild.