"The Curious Case of Benjamin Button" and "Frost/Nixon" lead in the longlists for the British Academy Film Awards with 14 nominations each.
Performances and readings related to "The People Speak: Voices of a People's History of the United States" will be the centerpiece of ASCAP's 11th annual Music Cafe at the Sundance Film Festival.
Alejandro Gomez Monteverde will co-write and direct "Cantinflas," a biopic about the comedian and actor who helped usher in a golden era of Mexican filmmaking in the '40s and '50s.
Apple is dropping its anti-piracy protection on iTunes and the music biz if finally getting the variable pricing it has long desired.
I've always thought awards are like Rorschach tests: It's a clue to someone's personality whether they root for "Juno" or "There Will Be Blood." But now I've begun to think the entire awards season…
D.J. Caruso is up for slaying giants.
Chris Albers and Tom Fontana have been tapped to receive the Writers Guild of America East's Richard B. Jablow Award.
Guitarist Ron Asheton, whose primal and grimy style in the Stooges was a key part of the blueprint for punk rock, was found dead Tuesday morning at his home in Ann Arbor, Mich. He was 60.
Brit thesps Simon Pegg and Nick Frost will play bumbling detectives Thompson and Thomson in Peter Jackson and Steven Spielberg's two-pic "Tintin" project.
Clive Davis' annual star-studded party has been brought into the Grammy fold.
Blighty's biggest private terrestrial web, ITV, has taken another stake in a shingle as the broadcaster attempts to beef up its global content activities.