Yeşim Ustaoğlu’s ‘Clair-Obscur’ Wins Top Honors at Antalya Film Festival

Turkish helmer Yeşim Ustaoğlu’s powerful, complex portrait of two women struggling to escape unhappy lives, “Clair-Obscur,” was the big winner at the 53rd Antalya Int’l Film Festival, taking home the awards for best picture and best director at the closing ceremony Sunday night. Ustaoğlu’s sixth feature was the unanimous choice of an international jury headed… Read more »

Time Warner Insiders Swoon Over Sale Price in AT&T Deal

Time Warner employees have long expected that the company behind Warner Bros., HBO, and CNN would one day be sold. After all, Jeff Bewkes had spent much of his time as CEO shrinking Time Warner, spinning off Time Warner Cable, shedding AOL, and casting aside its Time Inc. publishing unit. All of those moves made… Read more »

Watch Beck, Chris Martin, & Chad Smith Cover The Beach Boys, Bruce Springsteen, & Pink Floyd

Watch Beck, Chris Martin, & Chad Smith Cover The Beach Boys, Bruce Springsteen, & Pink FloydBeck, Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith, the Wallflowers’ Jakob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band keyboardist Roy Bittan, Goldfrapp’s Davide Rossi, and a bunch of other musicians formed a one-off supergroup yesterday, performing a medley of covers at a fundraiser for the Malibu Boys And Girls Club. Watch footage of the … More »

Alameda Films Preps TV Spinoff of ‘El Crimen de Padre Amaro’ (EXCLUSIVE)

MORELIA, Mexico — 14 years after it stirred controversy and broke box office records in Mexico, Carlos Carrera’s priest-scandal drama “El Crimen del Pedro Amaro” (“The Crime of Father Amaro”) is set to hit the small screen. Nominated for a Golden Globe and foreign-language Academy Award in 2003, the drama, starring Gael Garcia Bernal, was… Read more »

CAPE 25th Anniversary Gala: Asians in Hollywood Celebrate Milestone, Push for Greater Inclusion

The Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment (CAPE) celebrated its 25th anniversary with a star-studded gala in Los Angeles Saturday night. “The Walking Dead’s” Steven Yeun, “Hawaii Five-0’s” Grace Park, and Daniel Dae Kim, as well as the casts of “Fresh Off the Boat” and “Dr. Ken” were just some of the celebrities in attendance at the Belasco… Read more »

Jimmy Perry, Creator of ‘Dad’s Army,’ Dies at 93

Jimmy Perry, one of the U.K.’s most successful comedy writers, has died. He was 93. He is best known for TV series “Dad’s Army,” “It Ain’t Half Hot Mum,” and “Hi-de-Hi.” At the start of World War II, Perry was too young to fight in the regular army, so he joined the Home Guard, a part-time… Read more »

Cubs’ Game 6 NLCS Win Over Dodgers A Home Run For Fox Sports

More than 12 million viewers tuned in Saturday to watch the Chicago Cubs advance to their first World Series in 71 years. The Cubs’ 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field delivered an average audience of 9,706,000 viewers and a 7.17 overnight rating, making it the most-watched and highest-rated telecast in FS1 history, according to fast national figures released by Nielsen.
The LCS telecast was the most watched of any network since 2010 (San Francisco…