Academy Names 2016 Oscars Producers Thompson on Hollywood

As TOH! predicted, David Hill and Reginald Hudlin are the 2016 Oscar producers. This is their first involvement with the Academy Awards, airling live on ABC on Sunday, February 26, 2016. Under president Cheryl Boone Isaacs, the Academy is making sure that the 88th telecast will be a diverse one. Hill, ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON Read more

Executive Shuffles: Apple Music, Downtown Music Publishing, iHeartMedia DIGITAL MUSIC NEWS

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Ian Rogers Former Apple Music executive Ian Rogers is heading to LVMH (Louis Vuitton, Moët, Hennessey). Rogers will be the company’s Chief Digital Officer. Jedd Katrancha has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Downtown Music Publishing. Katrancha has lead the company’s creative services and sync licensing business.<!–/* * The backup image ….Read More Via:: Read more

Attn. Moms: Hozier Covered Sam Smith STEREOGUM

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As soon as I’m done writing this post I’m going to send it to my mom — I’m that positive she will love this. As much as I wish she was listening to the new Joanna Newsom song or checking out Patty Griffin’s “Rider Of Days,” she definitely ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM

Karen Gillan Will Be Part Of The Circle Empire Magazine

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She’s joining the tech thriller With the likes of Tom Hanks, John Boyega and Emma Watson in its cast, James Ponsoldt’s tech thriller The Circle is adding one more good name to the list: Karen Gillan will be part of the team. Ponsoldt adapted the script from Dave ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE MAGAZINE

Review: Eskil Vogt's Magnificently Clear-Sighted 'Blind' THE PLAYLIST

This is a reprint of our review from the 2014 Berlin Film Festival. There is something about the idea of using cinema, a visual medium, to explore the tragedy and terror of sudden blindness that makes Norwegian Eskil Vogt’s directorial debut “Blind” an intriguing prospect even on paper (Vogt previously collaborated ….Read More Via:: THE Read more

Geostorm Flies To 2017 Empire Magazine

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The Gerard Butler action thriller is on the move If you were looking forward to seeing Gerard Butler punching a hurricane helping to stop a weatherpocalypse in Geostorm… Just wait longer. The film has been pushed from a planned October 2016 release to a January 2017 slot ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE MAGAZINE