| Sep 19, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corp., built one of the biggest companies in the technology industry, but his influence hasn't stopped there. He's also, indirectly, a major influence in Hollywood.
Ranked by Forbes as the world's fifth-...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Larry Ellison has stepped down as CEO of Oracle, the information-technology giant he co-founded in 1977, to become executive chairman and chief technology officer, the company said Thursday.
Oracle's board of directors promoted both Safra Catz,...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 4:30 PM
While in Deauville to receive an homage and present his James Brown biopic "Get on Up," Hollywood producer Brian Grazer shared thoughts and wise advice on moviemaking with French producers during a discussion hosted by the PGA, the French Producers...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:05 AM
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York unveiled this week a new display devoted to the hunt for Osama bin Laden.
The unveiling of the exhibit, which features U.S. Navy SEAL artifacts and objects from the 2011 raid in Abbottabad,...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Venezuela has submitted the Simon Bolivar biopic "The Liberator - Libertador" as its entry for Oscar's foreign-language race.
Edgar Ramirez ("Zero Dark Thirty") stars along with Maria Valverde, Danny Huston, Imanol Arias and Gary Lewis. Alberto Arvelo...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Megan Ellison, a film producer and the daughter of Oracle head Larry Ellison, has sold her three-house compound in Hollywood Hills West for close to $47 million.
The first sale, which closed in the summer at $20.5 million, was of the 2010 Esquire...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 11:35 AM
"Her," Spike Jonze's quirky love story about a lonely man and his warmhearted computer operating system, was named best picture of 2013 on Wednesday by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures. Jonze also won best director.
"Spike Jonze is one of...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:30 PM
The New York Film Critics Circle's members will vote and announce its winners for the best in cinema for 2013 on Dec. 3.
The group's annual awards ceremony will take place Jan. 6, 2014, at the Edison Ballroom in New York City.
The group, which...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are returning to host the Golden Globe Awards in 2014 and 2015. The duo's chemistry and their ability to deliver barbs with a twinkle have made them an awards-show favorite, not just at the Globes but at the Emmys and other...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will serve as co-hosts at the 2014 and 2015 Golden Globes, NBC announced Tuesday. The comedic personalities will follow up their 2013 turn hosting the show.
Fey and Poehler's Globes earlier this year was considered one of the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 11:00 AM
"I always feel like a vague failure in L.A.," said Greta Gerwig, sitting in a movie theater in the heart of Hollywood.
The actress, 30, had flown from her home in New York to partake in the Los Angeles Times' Young Hollywood round table at AFI Fest last...