| Nov 14, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Benedict Cumberbatch does some mean impressions, and by mean, we mean uncanny and hilarious.
"The Imitation Game" and "Sherlock" star, 38, who has a fervent fan following, executed a litany of "imitations" during an interview with MTV during which he...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 3:26 AM
Animals as Leaders frontman Tosin Abasi is one of the most-revered guitarists in metal. He's also African-American. When he walks into the club the night of a show, sometimes this happens:
"They'll be like, 'Can I help you, sir?' Because obviously I'm...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:00 AM
USA Network, known for TV dramas of the laid-back variety, is adding more tension to its lineup.
For years the cable channel has applied a lighthearted filter — dubbed within the industry as a "blue skies" approach — to its roster of...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Nicki Minaj, Alicia Keyes and Ariana Grande were among the performers at the MTV Europe Music Awards, which took place in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday. Winners included One Direction, Five Seconds of Summer, Minaj, Grande, Katy Perry, Justin Bieber and...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Veterans Day and Sept. 11 have more than just a number in common. That's because both have been transformed into TV anniversaries that trigger an outpouring of tie-in specials, to the point where what should be solemn remembrances begin to risk...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:30 PM
In this week's edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by iSpot.tv, new entrant "The Judge" leads in spending with an estimated outlay of $7.3 million for spots that have aired 940 times across 39 networks through September 21. The...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Baby's here! Snooki and fiance Jionni LaValle have welcomed their second child.
The petite "Jersey Shore" alum, real name Nicole Polizzi, gave birth to daughter Giovanna Marie and shared the news on Twitter on Friday.
"So happy to let you know we...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Demand for drones on film and TV sets is soaring.
Southern California companies that supply unmanned aircraft systems for filming say they have received a surge in orders from clients since the Federal Aviation Administration cleared the way for their...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Jason Derulo and Jordan Sparks have split after three years together, according to reports out Thursday.
The split was mutual and the singers are still friends, E! News said, noting that multiple sources had confirmed the breakup. The two were first...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 11:43 AM
Soon you may be able to send your friends emoji that look a little more like you.
The Unicode Consortium, which sets the international standards for characters such as emoji, proposed an update on Monday that would introduce diversity to the emoticons....
| Nov 5, 2014
| 8:54 AM
Pop punk rocker Benji Madden of Good Charlotte has sold his gated vampire lair in Glendale for his asking price of $2.135 million, according to the Los Angeles Times.
Set on a half-acre, the Traditional-style home was depersonalized before being put...