| Jul 2, 2015
| 11:18 AM
As it develops a secret entertainment platform its founder recently called "Cinematic Reality," Dania Beach-based Magic Leap has hired former music entertainment CEO Rio Caraeff as its chief content officer.
Caraeff was president and chief executive...
| Jun 23, 2015
| 10:36 AM
The Spidey search is over.
Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures announced Tuesday that "The Impossible" star Tom Holland would be taking over the role of Peter Parker and the web-slinging superhero in the next Spider-Man film, set to hit theaters on July...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 11:29 AM
Sony Pictures is looking to get back in action on "Bad Boys 3."
The studio is in early talks with filmmaker Joe Carnahan to rewrite a third installment of the pyrotechnic franchise about two fast-talking, loose-cannon Miami cops, with an eye to direct...
| Jun 15, 2015
| 10:28 AM
Demi Lovato, Rainn Wilson and Mandy Patinkin are taking the Smurfs back to their roots.
The actors have joined the voice cast of "Get Smurfy," a computer-animated reboot of Sony Pictures' franchise based on the tiny blue creatures, the studio...
| Jun 10, 2015
| 5:00 PM
Old enough to buy a beer but still young enough to be sorting out its identity, the Los Angeles Film Festival returns Wednesday night for its 21st annual gathering.
The nine-day fest based at the Regal Cinemas downtown will kick off with writer-director...
| Jun 3, 2015
| 11:50 PM
Cameron Crowe has apologized for offending anyone over his casting of Emma Stone in a partially Asian, partially Hawaiian role in his film "Aloha."
Stone's character, Captain Allison Ng, is a quarter Hawaiian, and she has a half-Chinese father. In a...
| Jun 9, 2015
| 1:22 PM
Fans of "Breaking Bad," the landmark series about a chemistry teacher turned murderous drug kingpin named "Heisenberg," now have their own ice-breaker to spark discussion — a "Breaking Bad" vodka.
Heisenberg Blue Ice Vodka is now in stores and...
| May 20, 2015
| 3:00 AM
When Michael Lynton, chairman and chief executive of Sony Pictures Entertainment, sat down for lunch last July with L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas, each wanted something.
Lynton is a trustee of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, which...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 9:35 PM
For Hulu, a show about nothing just upped its clout in the digital TV game.
The digital streaming service, in one of its biggest acquisitions, has scored the streaming video-on-demand rights to syndication powerhouse "Seinfeld." Hulu has struck a deal...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The guest list for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's 50th anniversary gala Saturday night might easily be mistaken for that of a Hollywood awards show.
Studio executives Robert Iger of Walt Disney Co., Michael Lynton of Sony Entertainment and...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 1:05 PM
Months after Sony Pictures Entertainment suffered from a crippling cyberattack, troves of the studio's leaked information has resurfaced on WikiLeaks, potentially reopening one of the darkest chapters in the Culver City studio's history.