Updated That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Imagine how popular John McCain would be in Hollywood had he not run for President this year. It wasn’t too long ago that he was earning…
Kevin Spacey will return as Lex Luthor in "Superman: Man of Steel" and appear in "Telstar," Nick Moran's film version of Moran and James Hicks' 2005 darkly comic West End play about flamboyant '60s…
The top Democratic presidential contenders will take part in an Aug. 9 debate on gay issues, in what is being billed as a first-of-its-kind event, with Viacom's Logo cable net to air it.
Sweden's Astoria Cinemas loop filed for bankruptcy on Monday, leaving SF Bio as the country's sole exhib. Astoria has been fighting for survival since October when it applied for protection from…
Pubcaster ARD's units Bavaria Film and Studio Hamburg are setting up a joint home entertainment division to market video and DVD rights for their TV series and movies.
Kansas Sen. Sam Brownback, a contender for the 2008 GOP presidential nomination, will make an effort to explicitly grant the Federal Communications Commission authority over fleeting expletives on…
Updated The Human Rights Campaign and MTV’s Logo network will host a one-hour forum of leading Democratic contenders in Los Angeles on Aug. 9. Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama and John Edwards are…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Audiences have not taken to "A Mighty Heart," to say the least, despite very good reviews and the presence of Angelina Jolie. Perhaps it is the…
Arbitrators in the ongoing spat between the two rival TV academies have made their first ruling, halting -- for now -- any new mediacentric awards or academies that could be in the works.
I have just been sent Live Earth ratings by our Nielsen guru, Rick Kissell. It shows that the concerts didn’t exactly break any records. According to Nielsen estimates, 19 million Americans watched…