The idea that our country's electoral foibles can somehow be made entertaining seems to have been diminished this summer. Disney's "Swing Vote," in which an electoral voting glitch renders a hapless…
This election is seeing an unusual marriage of celebrity, campaign and consumer product, as brands like Pizza Hut, Mountain Dew, McDonald's, MTV, IFC and Lifetime are capitalizing on record levels of…
The power players in Hollywood are finally awakening to the fact that the people who make the news have zero control over how it is disseminated. And this is driving the control freaks crazy.
Universal is enjoying a boffo summer at the box office. It's no surprise that studio chairman Marc Shmuger and co-chairman David Linde recently reupped production prexy Donna Langley for another…
For those fuzzy on math, here's a key equation to remember: Big events + media hype = bogus, meaningless numbers.
That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. Apologies for the spotty postings all week, but I've been working on several projects… Mia Farrow, doing daily Webcasts from camps for Darfur…
Starz announced an extensive lineup of celebrities who will take part in its Starz Green Room at the Democratic National Convention. Charlize Theron, Daryl Hannah, Rosario Dawson, Kerry Washington…
That, and other news, in today's Political Panorama. Hillary Clinton's name will be put into nomination at the Democratic National Convention, under an agreement worked out with Barack Obama's…
From The Army Archerd Archive: Glen Campbell is already warming for his second Hal Wallis pic post-"True Grit" with John Wayne. The next, in a one-a-year pact is "Norwood" -- and the plan, sez…
Fox Reality Channel has given a third-season pickup to "Solitary."