| Jan 30, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When the Academy Award nominations are announced, there are often surprises, sometimes including an underdog or two that may have burrowed their way into a finalist slot. It's rare, however, to find nominees who haven't been significantly promoted to...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Six years ago, Philip Seymour Hoffman was nominated for a supporting actor Academy Award for "Charlie Wilson's War." He attended the nominees luncheon, a swank gathering at the Beverly Hilton, whose dress code is just one notch below that of the attire...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 5:43 PM
The event: The Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon, presented by the Lincoln Motor Co. The honorees were Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; Academy Award-nominated actress Lupita Nyong’o of...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:00 AM
When Ritesh Batra first began exploring the idea of constructing a film around Mumbai's "dabbawallas" — the white-clad men who traverse the Indian city's teeming streets delivering hot, home-cooked meals to thousands of office workers — his...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The movie financed by audiences will soon be available to audiences.
Zach Braff’s “Wish I Was Here,” funded in part by more than 46,000 donors on Kickstarter, will hit theaters in Los Angeles and New York on July 18, distributor Focus...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:26 AM
After the coffee. Before asking Madonna for an invite to her Oscar party.
The Skinny: "The Americans" lived up to my expectations and we all know how picky I am. Also good to have "Modern Family" back. I got through ABC's "Mixology," but after the first...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Oprah Winfrey has come aboard as a producer on "Selma," a biopic about the iconic Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. to be distributed by Paramount Pictures, according to a report by Deadline Hollywood.
The long-gestating film will focus on King's historic...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 3:43 PM
The actress Elizabeth Banks will make her feature directorial debut with "Pitch Perfect 2," a sequel to the hit 2012 musical comedy about an all-girls a cappella singing group, a Universal Pictures spokesperson confirmed Monday.
Banks, who produced...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 10:23 AM
PARK CITY, Utah — George Takei and William Shatner haven’t exactly had a warm relationships in the four-plus decades since “Star Trek” went off the air, as anyone who saw the Shatner Comedy Central Roast in 2010 will remember....
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
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| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Gawker Media responded Monday afternoon to a copyright lawsuit filed by Quentin Tarantino over the leaked script for his unproduced western "The Hateful Eight," making it clear the company and its Defamer website aren't backing down after publishing...