There will be many, many panels during the Democratic National Convention in Denver, but one that seems to be generating a lot of buzz is "Entertainment and Politics Meet New Media at the Democratic…
In its first major post-strike campaign, the Writers Guild of America has completed a monthlong push to organize reality shows by targeting allegedly unfair working conditions on "American Idol."
The Los Angeles Times’ Tina Daunt was at the home of Sherry Lansing last night, where Maria Shriver appealed for unity in a crowd that included many of Hillary Clinton’s staunchest supporters…
We’ve had more than 100 different comments on Angelina Jolie’s announcement that she has yet to endorse a presidential candidate — which apparently surprised some because she did not automatically…
Anime properties such as "Transformers," "Speed Racer" and "Avatar" (the latter announced for M. Night Shyamalan to direct) may make for obvious tentpole fodder now, but the medium took decades to…
Any speculation that Haim Saban, one of Hillary Clinton’s top fund-raisers, will back John McCain rather than Barack Obama is put to rest in a Portfolio magazine profile in which the media mogul says…
In my latest Politico column — about the often ill-fated efforts by the industry’s creative types to contribute ideas to presidential campaigns — screenwriter Adam McKay says they are getting ready…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. As the world waits for each candidate to announce his running mate, it is somewhat surprising how scant information has been on just who is on the…
Newsweek.com and Washingtonpost.com, both owned by the Washington Post Co., will offer seven hours a day of live Web coverage of the Democratic and Republican conventions.
Mandalay Pictures has acquired bigscreen rights to the Oni Press graphic novel "Julius."