To an outsider, Igor Stravinsky and Frank Zappa seemed to reside on different planets, even though both lived in the Hollywood Hills in the late 1960s. But insiders know Zappa was a serious…
China's broadcast watchdog wants state TV programmers to stick closer to the party line on "political and propaganda discipline" and is clamping down on the use of international news footage from…
"The Lord of the Rings" producer Barrie Osborne reportedly is in talks to make a movie about the eventful life of Korean helmer Shin Sang-ok, who died last week.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America named Greg Frazier, former chief of staff to MPAA chair Dan Glickman, as senior VP for international trade policy.
MTV has greenlit "Rob & Big Black," a buddy comedy revolving around real-life pro street skateboarder Rob Dyrdek and his bodyguard, Christopher "Big Black" Boykin. Music net has ordered eight…