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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Strikes Box Office Gold, Again

"Crazy Rich Asians" remained the number one movie in North America this weekend, and an analyst said its performance might help bring the romantic comedy genre back in favor with Hollywood moviemakers.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Opens Atop North American Box Office

The critically acclaimed "Crazy Rich Asians" romanced its way to the top of the North American box office in its debut weekend, out-dueling a prehistoric shark, according to final figures released Monday.

Paramount Television President Fired for Inappropriate Comments

Paramount Television President Amy Powell has been fired after making inappropriate racial comments, it was reported Friday.

City Council Returns MOA To Metro For More Mitigation

The Beverly Hills City Council was not satisfied with the draft Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) that has been negotiated over several months with Metro for Section 2 of the Purple Line Subway Extension.

Roman Polanski Threatens to Sue Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

#MeToo Movement Heads to Cannes Film Festival

Around 100 top actresses and female film directors will stage a protest on the red carpet at the Cannes film festival to support the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, the organizers said Monday.  

‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Takes Weekend Box Office Crown

"Fifty Shades Freed" opened in the top spot on the domestic box office list this weekend with $38.5 million in ticket sales, according to final industry figures released Monday.

Jordan Peele, James Ivory Win Big At WGA Awards At The Beverly Hilton

Jordan Peele won the Writers Guild of America Award for best original screenplay for his script for "Get Out" Monday evening while James Ivory won for best adapted screenplay for "Call Me By Your Name."

Alibaba Buys Stake In Wanda Film For $750 Million

Troubled Chinese conglomerate Wanda announced Monday that e-commerce giant Alibaba has agreed to buy a stake in its cinema division for around $750 million, the latest sell-off by the heavily-indebted group.

2018 Oscar Nominations: ‘The Shape of Water’ Leads With 13 Nods

The sci-fi fantasy romance "The Shape of Water" scored a leading 13 nominations Tuesday for the 90th Academy Awards, including a best-picture nod that sets up an Oscar-night showdown with fellow awards-season darling "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri."

‘Jumanji’ Reboot Wins Box Office For Third Straight Week

For the third weekend, "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" was the number one movie at box office, with an estimated $20 million in North American sales.

McDormand, Oldman, Janney, Rockwell Win Big At 2018 SAG Awards

Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Allison Janney and Sam Rockwell all solidified their Oscar credentials Sunday evening at the 24th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, continuing what has become a wave of awards- season success two days before Academy Award nominations are announced.

Jumanji Reboot Tops Star Wars For Weekend Box Office Victory

After two weeks in second place, "Jumanji': Welcome To The Jungle" ascended to first place Sunday at the domestic box offices.

Oprah Delivers Impassioned Speech On Sexual Harassment At Golden Globes

Talk show host and actress Oprah Winfrey received the Cecil B. DeMille Award from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association during Sunday evening's Golden Globe Awards, and she delivered a rousing speech foretelling a world devoid of mistreatment of women.

‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’ Collects Top Prizes At Golden Globe Awards

Celebrities partied into the wee hours Monday following the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, which celebrated not just films and TV productions but also what many actors hope will be the imminent demise of male sexual and artistic domination in the entertainment industry.

Advisory: Street Closures Coming Sunday For Golden Globe Awards

The first major event of Hollywood's awards season will be held Sunday when the Golden Globes are presented at the Beverly Hilton, and motorists should anticipate road closures throughout the weekend near the hotel.
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