| May 7, 2015
| 7:15 AM
There are more than 150 finalists in 30 categories in the annual competition for best audiobooks, The Audies, sponsored by the Audio Publishers Association. The winners will be announced May 28. Here's a taste of a few nominees.
Not My Father's Son by...
| May 7, 2015
| 7:30 AM
In the 1970s and '80s, genre books and literary fiction were sharply divided, kept in separate sections of bookstores and libraries. Those divisions have faded into the past, however, thanks to readers who enjoy both and authors who write right through...
| May 4, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Will Poulter's latest role may be no laughing matter.
The 22-year-old actor best known for playing a goofy virgin in "We're the Millers" is in negotiations to portray the killer clown Pennywise in Cary Fukunaga's two-part adaptation of "It," a New...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 4:04 PM
It's hardly rare for writers to be unhappy with how Hollywood interprets their books, but they typically cash the checks and keep their gripes to themselves.
Then there's Eddie Huang.
Huang, the celebrity chef whose memoir forms the basis for ABC's...
| Apr 30, 2015
| 9:00 AM
The Edgar Award for best novel went to Stephen King for "Mr. Mercedes" at a banquet held Wednesday night in New York City.
The Edgar Awards are presented annually by the Mystery Writers of America. James Ellroy served as one of two grand masters for the...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 5:52 PM
A show about nothing could be something big for Hulu.
Jerry Seinfeld took the stage at Hulu's annual presentation before potential advertisers to promote the company's deal to exclusively stream all 180 episodes of the 1990s sitcom juggernaut....
| Mar 8, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The gig: Beatrice Springborn is the head of original programming at Hulu, one of the top video-streaming services. She joined Hulu last summer and oversees development and production of original series.
She arrived as the company looked to strengthen...
| Feb 12, 2015
James Franco has been cast as the lead in “11/22/63,” J.J. Abrams' new Hulu series based on the novel by […]...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 1:20 PM
James Franco is going back in time for the upcoming Hulu original series "11/22/63," based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King.
Franco will play high school English teacher Jake Epping, who discovers a way to travel back in time to the 1960s...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 5:11 PM
In the immortal words of Annie Wilkes, "Misery's alive! Misery's alive!"
"Misery," a new play adapted by William Goldman from the Stephen King bestseller, will bow on Broadway this fall with a cast that includes Bruce Willis as author Paul Sheldon and...
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:52 AM
Stephen King has a short story in this week's New Yorker, "A Death," set in the Dakota territory in the 1880s. There was a time when a writer who topped bestseller lists with terrifying stories of homicidal writers, sadistic fans and haunted pet...