Chinese Investor Launches Puji Films With Backing for Peter Guber’s Mandalay Endurance

Shanghai-based investment firm Puji Capital has launched a movie investment subsidiary, Puji Films. Its first investment is the backing of Peter Guber’s new Mandalay Endurance Ventures. MEMV is a joint venture between Mandalay Entertainment, Endurance Media and sports owner Jeff Vinik. Puji describes MEMV as a film production, financing, and international distribution platform with a… Read more »

20th Century Fox CEO James Murdoch: “Standing Up To Nazis Is Essential,” Donates $1 Million To ADL

Add Fox News boss James Murdoch to the growing list of business executives taking issue with President Donald Trump’s Charlottesville riot response.
Murdoch, the CEO of 20th Century Fox, the parent of conservative news channel Fox News, said he and his wife, Kathryn, would donate $1 million to the Anti-Defamation League in the wake of Trump refusing to assign sole blame to a white supremacist/neo-Nazi group for fights on Aug. 12 in Charlottesville. Two factions, one…

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‘SNL’: Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon & Seth Meyers Revisit Weekend Update

SPOILER ALERT! This story contains details – and punchlines – from tonight’s episode of Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update Summer Edition.
Tina Fey, Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers returned to their spots on Saturday Night Live‘s Weekend Update tonight, mocking Donald Trump, Confederate generals and, in Fey’s case, making a comically serious plea to avoid upcoming and potentially violent white supremacist rallies.
“Treat these rallies like thoughtful movies with two female…

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Fox CEO James Murdoch Criticizes Trump’s Reaction to Charlottesville: ‘Standing Up to Nazis Is Essential’

James Murdoch, the CEO of 21st Century Fox, has spoken out against President Donald Trump’s controversial reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend. In a memo to colleagues, Murdoch called the violence, in which one woman was killed and 19 others were injured after a car plowed into counter-protesters at a white… Read more »

Esai Morales Threatens Federal Election Complaint Against SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris

With a week to go in a heated SAG-AFTRA election, Esai Morales has warned that his faction may file a federal election fraud complaint against union president Gabrielle Carteris. Morales is running for president as head of the Membership First faction, which issued a statement Thursday a few days after accusations by Carteris and her… Read more »

Watch Kesha & The Roots Cover “House Of The Rising Sun” Backstage At The Tonight Show

Last week, to celebrate the release of her hard-fought new album Rainbow, Kesha went on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to sing “Praying.” And apparently, while she was backstage, she also covered the Animals’ version of “House Of The Rising Sun” with the Roots as her backing band. The show has now … More »