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Network TV Had Some Wins This Year, so Why Crush That Hope With a ‘Red Wedding’ Cancellation Dump? (Column)

It felt like a TV bloodbath like no other. Thursday’s rapid-fire succession of primetime bullets took down “Magnum P.I.” and two Chuck Lorre comedies at CBS; Ted Danson’s…

Queen Latifah Talks ‘The Equalizer’ Season 3 and a Potential Crossover with Denzel Washington

Last week, “The Equalizer” star and executive producer Queen Latifah announced that the hit CBS series had been picked up for a third and fourth season. The show,…

‘The Last Victim’ Review: A Languid Neo-Noir Partly Redeemed by Ali Larter’s Strong Performance

While staring glassy-eyed at interminably long stretches of “The Last Victim,” I was reminded of a ‘60s variety show sketch I viewed during my adolescence. The premise of…

Fans ‘worried’ for ‘Princess Diaries’ star Heather Matarazzo after tweets about struggles

“I am done. I am tired,” the 39-year-old actress vented in a series of now-deleted posts.

For 85 Years, Cinecitta Studios Hosted Cinematic Greats and Played Vital Role in Global Productions

Italy’s iconic Cinecittà Studios turn 85 this year and it’s never looked so young. The famed facilities, which in their Hollywood-on-the-Tiber heyday hosted sword-and-sandals epics such as William…

Emily Blunt to Star in Criminal-Conspiracy Film ‘Pain Hustlers’ From David Yates

Emily Blunt will star in “Pain Hustlers,” a criminal-conspiracy film directed by “Fantastic Beasts” helmer David Yates that will be introduced to buyers at Cannes. From a script…

‘Below Deck’ star Eddie Lucas: Cast was paid peanuts compared to ‘Housewives’

“We are not getting paid what the ‘Housewives’ are making, which is a little frustrating. They’re not really working — they’re just going out to dinner and fighting.”

Channel 4, YouTube Strike 1000 Hour Content Deal

U.K. broadcaster Channel 4 has extended its strategic partnership with YouTube to make 1000 hours of full Channel 4 and E4 episodes from new and popular series available…

Pathe Gaumont Is Revamping the Filmgoing Experience

Pathé subsidiary Cinémas Pathé Gaumont — one of Europe’s largest exhibition chains — operates 133 theaters with more than 1,300 screens throughout France, the Benelux region and Switzerland.…

Spain Location Industry Unveils Five-Point Action Plan

As Cannes celebrates it first big get-together since 2019 with much of the traditional movie industry business model now being questioned, one thing, at least, has never been…

Music Industry Moves: Republic Records Ups Chris Blackwell to Executive VP

Republic Records has announced the promotion of Chris Blackwell to EVP of A&R and Content Strategy, as announced today by label president Wendy Goldstein. According to the announcement,…

How TikTok’s Irreverent Humor Became Hollywood’s Indispensable Tool for Reaching Gen Z

There are countless accounts on TikTok dedicated to “The Mandalorian” star Pedro Pascal, where fans gather to ruminate on his acting skills and, of course, dashing good looks.…