| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Dozens of martial artists, hip-hop dancers and veteran stuntmen filled the lobby of the tony JW Marriott hotel at L.A. Live as curious hotel guests looked on.
The 50 crew members and actors, some fresh off popular network shows like "Grimm" and...
| Apr 6, 2015
| 12:48 PM
Comedian Jerry Seinfeld is in Chicago on Monday shooting an episode of his delightfully sidewinding Web series "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."
Rich Moskal, who heads the Chicago Film Office, confirms that Seinfeld is filming the show in town and...
| Mar 26, 2015
| 3:35 PM
Kevin Hart is Hollywood's current favorite comic it guy. He's been playing the best black friend in one film after another: "Think Like a Man" 1 and "Too" opposite Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Terrence Jenkins and Romany Malco; "Ride Along," 1 and soon to...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 11:32 AM
Former Ebony editor Mitzi Miller has been named head of development for Rainforest Entertainment, a new film and television company from Rob Hardy, producer of such movies as "Think Like a Man" and "Stomp the Yard."
In her new role, Miller, who...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 3:20 PM
The top executives from Sony Pictures Entertainment, still reeling from a cyberattack that crippled the studio three weeks ago, assured employees Monday that the company would survive.
"This won't take us down," Michael Lynton, the studio's chief...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:15 PM
"An American in Hollywood" likens its protagonist, aspiring filmmaker Josiah (Richard Carroll Jr.), and his crew to comic-book superheroes crusading against the nefarious empire that is Tinseltown.
Hailing from the Cypress Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn,...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Sony Pictures Entertainment Co-Chairman Amy Pascal apologized on Thursday for "insensitive" jokes she made about President Barack Obama in emails that were stolen by hackers who recently attacked the studio's computer network.
The emails were exchanged...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Sony Pictures Entertainment co-Chairman Amy Pascal, one of the most powerful executives in Hollywood, has come under intensifying pressure after the release of confidential emails in which she made racially insensitive remarks about President Obama....
| Dec 13, 2014
| 7:54 PM
A friend told me about this amazing new trend in Christmas giving, and I just have to share it with you.
This new gift-giving business doesn't involve giving a gift at all. Rather than give a gift wrapped in paper, one that was purchased with hard-...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Embattled Sony Pictures Entertainment co-Chairman Amy Pascal will meet with the Rev. Al Sharpton in New York on Thursday, a week after she apologized for a leaked email exchange in which she made racially insensitive remarks about President Obama....
| Jun 21, 2014
| 8:00 AM
A year ago Kevin Hart surprised many film observers when his stand-up movie "Let Me Explain" seemed to come out of nowhere and hold its own against "Despicable Me 2" and "The Lone Ranger" over the Fourth of July weekend. (It ultimately finished its...