| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:30 PM
"Spring Breakers" director Harmony Korine, for the first time in his career, has cast an Oscar-winning actor to star in his movie. Sources tell Variety that Jamie Foxx is attached to topline ensemble gangster drama "The Trap."
Korine will write and...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Sony has released the final trailer for its updated version of "Annie," starring Quvenzhane Wallis and Jamie Foxx.
The movie, which opens Dec. 19, centers on Foxx playing a tycoon and New York mayoral candidate who's advised to take in the street-smart...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 3:24 PM
— Bernard Hopkins has tormented many opponents in his long, distinguished career, but he may be in for something different with Sergey Kovalev.
Kovalev, the WBO light heavyweight champion and former Fort Lauderdale resident, is set to meet the 49-...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
If you've been online over the past 24 hours, chances are you've seen mentions of Adult Swim's "Too Many Cooks," a bizarre, fever-dream of a sitcom parody that begins by spoofing the endless opening credit sequences found in family comedies of the '70s...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Give Tom Coughlin a break.
He's just 68. The kid made a mistake.
What happened to Coughlin last week was just as much the fault of the NFL as it was his error. Yes, Colts QB Andrew Luck hurriedly threw what proved to be a touchdown pass. And, yes,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
First, as a matter of full disclosure, I am a Florida State University grad and also a fan of Jameis Winston on the football field. Having said that, I do not know him; nor have I ever represented him. Now that we have my potential bias out of the way, it...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, who gained global notoriety after a well-publicized battle with addiction, was admitted to hospital with a tumor in his abdomen on Wednesday, throwing his campaign for re-election into doubt.
Ford went to a Toronto hospital,...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The transformation of Mike Tyson from chump to champ, con to ex-con (to con to ex-con), from drug addict to sober vegan and from boxing to Broadway, takes perhaps its strangest turn Monday with the premiere of "Mike Tyson Mysteries," on Adult Swim.
| Jun 26, 2014
America's sporting obsessions are reserved for prime time and/or weekends. Pro football, college football, NASCAR, the World Series of Poker.
Oh, there are exceptions. Early-round NCAA basketball tournament games on Thursday and Friday afternoons....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:30 AM
The next time you are mad at someone and have a hard time getting over it, consider the case of Evander Holyfield, who once had part of his right ear bitten off by Mike Tyson during a boxing match in 1997. Not only has Holyfield forgiven Tyson, he is...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Silliness is an admirable quality, but to borrow a boxing metaphor, jabbing away with that alone represents a rather slim arsenal. Yet into the ring steps "Mike Tyson Mysteries," the latest round in the former heavyweight champ's gradual transformation...