‘The Batman’ shoot suspended after positive COVID-19 test

‘The Batman’ shoot suspended after positive COVID-19 test

A person working on “The Batman” production has tested positive for COVID-19 and the U.K shoot has been temporarily suspended. A spokesper...

September 4th, 2020 |  


Top stars at Venice Film Fest praise gender-neutral prizes

Top stars at Venice Film Fest praise gender-neutral prizes

VENICE — Two stars at the Venice Film Festival, Cate Blanchett and Tilda Swinton, have praised the decision by the Berlin festival to award gend...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


In mock funerals and ‘42’ jerseys, kids mourn Black Panther

In mock funerals and ‘42’ jerseys, kids mourn Black Panther

NEW YORK (AP) — In their driveways or in their bedrooms, using little cardboard boxes or piles of backyard dirt, young fans of “Black Pant...

September 2nd, 2020 |  



John Oliver: Name sewage plant for me, I’ll give to charity

John Oliver: Name sewage plant for me, I’ll give to charity

Comedian John Oliver upped the stakes in a tongue-in-cheek spat with a Connecticut city, offering to donate $55,000 to charity if officials follow thr...

September 1st, 2020 |  


Movie theater trade group establishes COVID-19 protocols

Movie theater trade group establishes COVID-19 protocols

As movie theaters come back to life across the country, the National Association of Theater Owners is helping to take the guess work out of safe opera...

August 21st, 2020 |  


Virtual Emmys: Less walking, talking, but beware the Wi-Fi

Virtual Emmys: Less walking, talking, but beware the Wi-Fi

LOS ANGELES — In a typical Hollywood awards show, it’s the orchestra’s task to nudge off winners whose acceptance speeches wander in...

August 20th, 2020 |  


Britney Spears asks court to curb father’s power over her

Britney Spears asks court to curb father’s power over her

LOS ANGELES — Britney Spears on Tuesday asked a court to keep her father from reasserting the broad control over her life and career that he has...

August 19th, 2020 |  


Cohen’s book foreword: Trump ‘wouldn’t mind if I was dead’

Cohen’s book foreword: Trump ‘wouldn’t mind if I was dead’

NEW YORK — Michael Cohen’s memoir about President Donald Trump will be released Sept. 8 by Skyhorse Publishing, which confirmed the news T...

August 14th, 2020 |  


In ‘Boys State,’ American politics in a teenage microcosm

In ‘Boys State,’ American politics in a teenage microcosm

NEW YORK — Even mock elections require wall-to-wall coverage, so when Jesse Moss and Amanda McBaine set out to document Texas’ Boys State,...

August 13th, 2020 |  


Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies

Sumner Redstone, who built media empire including CBS, dies

Sumner Redstone, who joined his family’s drive-in movie chain in the 1950s and used it to build a vast media empire that included CBS and Viacom...

August 12th, 2020 |