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  • Stanley Rubin dies at 96; prolific writer-producer of TV and film

    Stanley Rubin dies at 96; prolific writer-producer of TV and film
    There was a 69-year gap between the time that Stanley Rubin enrolled at UCLA in hopes of launching a writing career and 2006, when he actually graduated. And during that seven-decade break in schooling, the prolific film and television writer and...
  • Mickey Rooney: a dynamo for decades

    Mickey Rooney: a dynamo for decades
    Mickey Rooney was more cyclone than man, and like most weather-related phenomena, even at his most fearsome he was more easily experienced than described. Words such as "tireless" or "fearless" don't really get at it with Rooney. In a world of triple...
  • 'Battlestar Galactica' Movie Gets New Life at Universal (EXCLUSIVE)

    Universal is ramping up a movie version of the sci-fi franchise "Battlestar Galactica," aiming to develop the film as a complete reimagining of the story. "Transcendence" writer Jack Paglen has signed on to write the screenplay. Paglen has also committed...
  • 'The Americans' - spy vs. spy!

    "THE RIGHT thing to do never requires any subterfuge, it is always simple and direct," said Calvin Coolidge, the 30th president of the United States. A TV show that interested me last year was "The Americans," on the FX Channel. As you may know, this...
  • Universal Music Group Acquires Eagle Rock Entertainment

    Universal Music Group has acquired London-based Eagle Rock Entertainment, an independent producer and distributor of music programming. The terms of the acquisition have not been disclosed. Eagle Rock Entertainment specializes in music video...
  • Mickey Rooney: A long and remarkable career in film, TV

    Mickey Rooney: A long and remarkable career in film, TV
    One of the last remaining stars of Hollywood's golden era, Mickey Rooney was born to vaudeville parents, and appeared with them onstage by the age of 1. He became a star when he was signed to play the part of comic book hero Mickey McGuire in a series...
  • 'The Grudge' Receiving Reboot From Sam Raimi

    Sam Raimi is re-launching "The Grudge" via his Ghost House Pictures banner along with Good Universe. Producers are Raimi, Rob Tapert and Taka Ichise, with Roy Lee, Doug Davison, Joe Drake and Nathan Kahane executive producing. Jeff Buhler ("Midnight...
  • Among Bob Balaban's Hollywood stories are a few monuments

    Among Bob Balaban's Hollywood stories are a few monuments
    Bob Balaban was born, so to speak, into movie royalty. His father and uncles were founders of the Balaban and Katz theater chain of Chicago movie palaces. His uncle Barney Balaban was president of Paramount for three decades, and grandfather Sam Katz...
  • 'Brotherhood of the Rose' Plucked by 'Mummy' Producer (EXCLUSIVE)

    Sean Daniel and Jason F. Brown have acquired feature and TV rights to spy thriller "The Brotherhood of the Rose," previously developed as a 1989 NBC miniseries. Also producing are Stephen Michael, Eric Bromberg and Matthew Lindner through their newly...
  • Mickey Rooney dies at 93; show-business career spanned a lifetime

    Mickey Rooney dies at 93; show-business career spanned a lifetime
    Mickey Rooney, a celebrated child actor who embodied the All-American boy in the "Andy Hardy" films of the 1930s and '40s and became one of the era's top box-office draws, has died. He was 93. Rooney, whose roller-coaster show-business career was marked...
  • Bob Thomas dies at 92; AP newsman saw it all on Hollywood beat

    Bob Thomas, a Los Angeles-based reporter and columnist who covered entertainment for the Associated Press for more than six decades, writing compelling, human and often humorous stories about Hollywood's glittering and glamorous, has died. He was 92....
  • First Trailer for Dwayne Johnson's 'Hercules' Debuts (VIDEO)

    Paramount Pictures and MGM have released the first trailer for Dwayne Johnson's "Hercules," directed by Brett Ratner that shows the thesp in action as the Greek demigod, battling giant serpents, lions and wild boars. The film, which becomes the third...