| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:34 PM
When Angelina Jolie arrived at Oscar rehearsals Thursday morning, she had some wisdom to share with a group of film students clustered backstage at the Dolby Theatre. The actress and director spoke to the students not of the demands of a Hollywood career,...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
If the TV audience for the Oscars were a person, it might soon be eligible for the senior discount.
Sunday's Academy Awards presentation ABC is almost certain to generate big ratings. After all, the Ellen DeGeneres-hosted event will feature an all-star...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 8:41 PM
The period drama "12 Years a Slave" swept through the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Saturday, taking five prizes including feature, director, supporting female, screenplay and cinematography. It won in all but two categories in which it was nominated....
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Sandra Bullock is poised to take home an astronomical paycheck for her work on the space epic "Gravity," one that could top $70 million, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
Bullock's deal with Warner Bros. calls for her to make $20 million upfront,...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Pharrell Williams' Lanvin shorts tuxedo, Kate Hudson's caped Atelier Versace gown and Lupita Nyong'o's fairy-tale princess Fred Leighton headband.
At Sunday's Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre, stars mastered the art of the personal style statement....
| Feb 25, 2014
| 3:24 PM
WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State John F. Kerry announced on Tuesday a ban against issuing U.S. visas to foreigners implicated in wartime sexual violence.
“No one at the highest level of military or governance who has presided over, or engaged in,...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:40 AM
As an actress, Angelina Jolie has played her share of butt-kicking, larger-than-life action heroines. Now her first studio film as a director, "Unbroken," finds her exploring heroism of a different sort in the story of 1936 Olympian Louis Zamperini, who...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Women considering a mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer often face a difficult decision: whether to remove their healthy breast as well.
A new study should make it easier for some of these women to make up their minds. It concludes...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 4:23 PM
PARK CITY, Utah — When Zeresenay Berhane Mehari, newly arrived in the United States to continue his education, wrote to his father in Ethiopia that he'd decided to study film, the reaction was not exactly positive.
"He wrote back a two-page letter...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:26 AM
United Talent Agency announced Wednesday that it has acquired N.S. Bienstock, a talent agency that represents television news personalities including Bill O’Reilly, Anderson Cooper, Robin Roberts and Megyn Kelly.
N.S. Bienstock, which is...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:12 PM
Lebanese designer Elie Saab has been famous for his red carpet expertise ever since Halle Berry wore one of his gowns in 2002 when she became the first woman of color to collect a lead actress Oscar. In recent years, there's hardly been a female A-...