Berlin: Benedict Cumberbatch to Narrate Doc ‘Naples ’44’ (EXCLUSIVE) Variety – Music

Benedict Cumberbatch has been recruited as voice talent to narrate high-profile docu “Naples ’44” by Italian director Francesco Patierno, based on the eponymous diary by British travel writer Norman Lewis about his experience as a British intelligence officer in the southern Italian port city following its liberation from Nazi forces. ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

EuropaCorp Shakeup: Christophe Lambert’s Journey From Ad Man to Bullfighter to Dethroned CEO Variety – Music

To Hollywood, Christophe Lambert was best known as the colorful and outspoken right hand of EuropaCorp founder Luc Besson, the director behind “The Fifth Element” and “The Professional.” But the spotlight turned to the CEO himself this week following his shocking departure from the Paris-based film and production company. In ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

‘Deadpool’ Heading to $100 Million Holiday Weekend Variety – Music

Ryan Reynolds’ “Deadpool” is heading into record territory with $100 million at the U.S. box office over the Presidents’ Day weekend, topping the record set by “Fifty Shades of Grey.” Estimates showed an opening day of $35 million on Friday, which includes $12.7 million from Thursday night screenings that set ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

YouTube Cannot be Held Liable for Copyright Infringements, German Court Rules DIGITAL MUSIC NEWS

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Yesterday, the Higher Regional Court Munich (OLG) decided that YouTube and its service cannot be held accountable for any copyright infringements. The judges decided that the sole responsibility should be held with the individual uploaders. When works protected by copyright are used on YouTube, the company cannot be held financially ….Read More Via:: DIGITAL MUSIC Read more

Classixx – “Bird Of Prey” (Natalie Prass Cover) STEREOGUM

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We loved Natalie Prass’s sumptuous self-titled debut, and so did the rest of the world. Danny Brown has named it one of his favorite albums of 2015, and now disco-tinged California production duo Classixx have paid tribute by recording a cover of her song “Bird Of ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM