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Hollywood Chamber Honors RuPaul with Walk of Fame Star

The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce proudly honored drag performer RuPaul with the 2,631st star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 11:30 a.m. PDT.  The star was dedicated in the category of Television at 6652 Hollywood Boulevard in front of the World of Wonder production office which produces the show […]

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THE OFFICIAL TITLE FOR STAR WARS: EPISODE VIII REVEALED

Star Wars: Episode VIII has unveiled its name. The film will be titled Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The film, directed by Rian Johnson, picks up immediately after the events of 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which concluded with Rey (Daisy Ridley) finding Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill), who had been living in seclusion. The cast also […]

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Harry Rabinowitz, composer and conductor, dies at 100

Born in South Africa, Harry Rabinowitz came to the UK in the 1940s and soon established himself within the industry, rubbing shoulders with the singing stars of the day as a music director at the BBC’s Light Entertainment division and as head of music at London Weekend Television. He conducted many film scores including The […]

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J.K. Rowling sets the record straight on the 8th ‘Harry Potter’ book

Today (10th February 2016) The Blair Partnership, announced an exciting new publishing programme from J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, in collaboration with her publishing partners in the UK and US.   Launching on the 31st July with the script book of the stage play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II, the programme […]

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Tommy Kelly, star of the 1938 ‘Adventures of Tom Sawyer’ passes away at age 90

“The Mark Twain Museum has received word of the passing of Tommy Kelly. Kelly’s first acting role was in the 1938 David Selznick film production of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, which remains a favorite version of Twain’s book for myself and many others. Here is a more detailed account of the actor’s life.” – […]

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Stupid.com Releases 10 Most Stupid Valentine’s Day Gifts of 2016

Forget chocolates and flowers this Valentine’s Day! For romantics looking for a laugh, tipsy wine glasses, dirty Valentine’s hearts, and bacon massage oil are just some of the silly gifts that made Stupid.com’s list of the 10 Most Stupid Valentine’s Day Gifts for 2016. LOS ANGELES , Feb. 3, 2016 /– Who needs chocolates and flowers this […]

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India’s Sundance Sensation “Brahman Naman” to Premiere Exclusively and Globally on Netflix

Beverly Hills, CA, February 1, 2016 – The hilarious coming-of-age comedy Brahman Naman, from leading Indian indie director Q, will be available exclusively for Netflix members around the world later this year. Set in Bangalore in the 1980s, Brahman Naman follows the exploits of Naman, a quick witted, high school quiz champ who leads his […]

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Oscar Nominations 2016: View The Complete List of Nominees

See the full list of Oscar nominations 2016 here! They were announced live by Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Guillermo del Toro, John Krasinski and Ang Lee. Best Picture nominees for the 88th Academy Awards include: The Big Short, Bridge of Spies, Brooklyn, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Martian, The Revenant, Room and Spotlight. The […]

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Breaking News: Rentrak Reports 2015 Worldwide Box Office Sets New Record with $38 Billion-Plus

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 3, 2016 /Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the Global box office crossed the $38 billion benchmark, making 2015 the highest-earning year at the Global box office in movie history. An incredibly strong line-up of movies inspired audiences worldwide to flock to cinemas in 2015 and […]

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Rentrak Reports All-time Christmas Weekend Earnings Record at North American Box Office

Previous Weekend Record Set in 2009 When “Avatar” and “Sherlock Holmes” Topped the Box Office PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the 2015 Christmas holiday weekend was the highest-earning Christmas weekend in North American box office history, and the second weekend to ever […]

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