That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. Former President Bill Clinton stirred the pot further in the unending debate over the need for a new Fairness Doctrine, a favorite rallying cry for…
"The Secret Life of Bees" had a sweet night Thursday at the 40th annual NAACP Image Awards at the Shrine in Los Angeles.
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In a video interview with the Washington Post's Lois Romano, Obama adviser David Axelrod says, "I've been impressed by is the graciousness that President Bush has shown. . . . When he left, he wished…
As it went through Congress, Hollywood didn't fare too well in getting relief from President Obama stimulus package, singled out in the same way that opponents have targeted STD testing a…
Former head of Livent Garth Drabinsky, on trial here for criminal charges of fraud and forgery, won't know the final verdict until March 24, but the Supreme Court of Canada dealt him a blow Thursday.
Wanda Sykes will headline this year's annual White House Correspondents Assn. dinner, the premiere event in D.C.'s spring social season, according to the D.C. Examiner's Yeas & Nays. Sykes follows…
The deepening recession in Hong Kong forced commercial broadcast rivals Asia Television (ATV) and Television Broadcasting Corp. (TVB) to announce job cuts on Thursday.
In marked contrast with the ousted Doug Allen, the new toppers at the Screen Actors Guild have opted for a decidedly low-key approach to the upcoming feature-primetime contract talks with the…
The 67-year-old Connecticut Opera has shut down, joining the ranks of arts orgs destabilized or darkened by the economic downturn.
Last night, on the great PBS documentary "Looking for Lincoln," writer Tony Kushner spoke of the complexities and pressures involved in penning Steven Spielberg's planned new biopic of Abraham…
Call it the supreme Hollywood-Washington power moment. President and Mrs. Barack Obama joined a celeb-packed audience Feb. 11 for the Ford's Theater annual fundraising gala.
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