Russell Crowe is feeling passionate about his directorial debut "The Water Diviner," with shooting starting Dec. 2 in Australia. "It's a love story above all and it's very culturally significant,"…
German foreign-language Oscar contender "Two Lives" was acquired by multiple distributors in the first days of AFM.
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Harvey Weinstein, Whoopi Goldberg and David Frankel were among the industry figures who joined Michelle Obama at the White House on Friday for a workshop for high school students considering careers…
Details of President Obama’s next fund-raising trek to L.A. are being finalized, with plans for an event on the morning of Nov. 26 at the home of “Friends” co-creator Marta Kauffman and her husband…
“Now is a really good time to be a content owner,” thanks to the growth of digital distribution outlets, said Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of Relativity Media. Kavanaugh was speaking Friday at a film finance…
When Mariska Hargitay tweeted back in May, "Happy weekend. It's official. Season 15 – I'LL BE BACK!" she gave her loyal "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" fans a treat, breaking the news that she'd…
Mariska Hargitay's fictional life on "Law & Order: Special Victms Unit" inspired her to launch the very real Joyful Heart Foundation.
With Veterans Day at hand, it's useful to remember that the entertainment industry and the nation's armed forces long have had a fruitful partnership.
Pushing to bridge the Mexican, U.S. and Canadian entertainment industries, Baja's new director, Alonso Aguilar, has added much-needed industry heft.
Six months after the new "Star Wars" shoot was set for London, California Film Commission chief Amy Lemisch is still steamed about it. "I have a giant list of major projects that California has lost…
Of the year's 10 top-grossing films, three fit what the Academy celebrates via its 13-years-young animated feature category: "Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "The Croods."