The death of Michael Jackson immediately brought to mind the 1985 "We are the World," which set the standard for many charity and advocacy singles and albums to come. Jackson co-wrote the song and…
Here's one way where Hollywood has become a part of the Iranian protests — absolutely unwillingly. From Salon, via The Daily Dish: "In Tehran, state television's Channel Two is putting on a "Lord of…
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Roy Button, senior VP and managing director of Warner Bos. Productions, has been awarded the Order of the British Empire (OBE) for his services to the film industry.
William Friedkin will be feted by the 62nd Locarno Film Festival with its honorary Leopard for career achievement.
The BBC has become embroiled in a new row — this time over management expenses, published for the first time in response to freedom of information requests.
Federal election officials will have a hand in writing the script on Sen. John Kerry's plans to become a movie producer.
Fox International Productions Germany is developing an adaptation of Robin Wasserman's book trilogy "Chasing Yesterday," about a mysterious young girl, as one of its first projects.
Cannes Directors' Fortnight standout "Amreeka" has attracted a healthy box office take of E312,586 ($435,000) in its first eight days in Gaul, following its controversial video-on-demand release two…
Matt Groening and Al Jean, creator and exec producer of "The Simpsons," will deliver a keynote speech at Rethinking the Production Business, a program strand bowing at fall's Mipcom TV trade fair in…
As the raw Twitter feeds and YouTube footage filtering out from Iran generated scores of stories about the rise of citizen journalism, mainstream news outlets argued that it's their role to provide…
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. For compelling television, not even the "Jon & Kate" saga can compete with this one: A missing governor, intrigue about his whereabouts…