Germany's official Oscar submission, "Sophie Scholl -- The Final Days" will open the Made in Germany section of the AFI Fest on Nov. 4.
Bettye LaVette has spent most of her 44 years as a performer as something of a secret among soul aficionados. She's had minor hits: "My Man -- He's a Loving Man" in the '60s and "Right in the Middle…
ABC and CBS remain the young television season's top-rated networks after dominating last week's ratings race with their heavyweight dramas.
Hollywood and New York casting directors and associates have concluded their first round of contract negotiations with studios and networks, with a second round expected to start in several weeks.
Rupert Murdoch has assured Italian prime minister and media mogul rival Silvio Berlusconi that his Sky Italia pay TV platform will remain impartial in the upcoming elections.
Kelly Kimball has been named senior VP at Gotham-based Krupp Kommunications. She will oversee the agency's media relations, marketing, lecture and event management teams, and drive the company's…
Lee Yong-kwan is tipped to be the new head of the Pusan Film Festival, as the 10-year-old event tries to resolve its succession issues. The nine-day fest, which wraps Friday, is headed by iconic vet…
Tuning In: When "The West Wing" premiered in 1999, the series resonated as the perfect chaser to seven years of Bill Clinton -- providing a wonky civics lesson anchored by a resolute president who…
Though Tracy Chapman hasn't had a crossover hit for years, the soulful multiple-Grammy winner's maintained a cult audience through consistency and talent, her gorgeous, deep voice always…
CJ Entertainment's global projects division is readying "The Julia Project," which it claims is the most expensive Korean movie ever made. Project is a dramatization of the life of Julia Mullock-Lee…