Tuesday, May 23, 2017

News

  • Netflix's "Okja" Debuts At Cannes Film Festival Amidst Drama

    • Friday, May. 19, 2017

    Netflix's entry into the Cannes Film Festival produced new drama Friday as the first screening of its film "Okja" was met with boos for Netflix and a technical glitch that prompted the festival to...

  • Rep Report for May 19, 2017

    • Thursday, May. 18, 2017

    Commercial and TV production company Picrow has named Tiffany Caprice as its head of marketing and new business development. She will report to company founder/...

  • Street Talk for May 19, 2017

    • Thursday, May. 18, 2017

    Filmmaker Paul Fox has joined CoMPANY. Fox has helmed the majority of episodes for the Golden Globe-nominated comedy Schitts Creek, starring Eugene Levy...

  • Flashback for May 2017

    • Thursday, May. 18, 2017

    Director David Gelb, whose lauded documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi made its North American premiere at last year’s Tribeca Film Festival, has joined the roster of bicoastal Nonfiction...

  • Cannes Lions Preview: Film, Glass, Innovation, Entertainment and Music Jury Perspectives

    • Thursday, May. 18, 2017

    Wendy Clark has a propensity for breaking new ground at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. In 2011, when she was president of Sparkling Brands and Strategic Marketing for Coca-...

    • Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
    "Dynasty" is returning to TV, nearly 30 years after the primetime soap opera aired its last hair-pulling fight. The rebooted drama will be one of four new series joining the CW's schedule in the 2017-18 season, the network said Thursday. The "...
    • Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 12:15pm
    Mel Brooks made it clear that he was not paid to appear at the premiere of the new HBO documentary "If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast." "They never pay, they never pay," he joked. "How funny I was tonight and I don't get a penny." Brooks...
    • Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 11:30am
    After his Oscar-nominated film "Leviathan" was deemed "anti-Russian" by Russia's Minister of Culture, director Andrey Zvyagintsev returned to the Cannes Film Festival with an equally bleak critique of Russian society. Zvyagintsev was to premiere his...
    • Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 10:45am
    Iranian director Asghar Farhadi has finally received his Oscar for best foreign language film, nearly three months after boycotting the Academy Awards ceremony. Farhadi received the statuette during the opening ceremony at the Cannes Film Festival...
  • Fox News Architect Roger Ailes Dies At 77

    • Thursday, May. 18, 2017

    Roger Ailes, the communication maestro who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel only to be ousted from his media empire at the height of his reign for alleged sexual harassment, died...