| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:30 PM
UTA has upped Jay Gassner, Chris Hart, Mike Jelline and Josh Katz to partner at the agency.
"We are pleased to announce the partnership promotions of Jay, Chris, Mike and Josh," the UTA Board of Directors said in a joint statement. "There are many ways...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Jane Lynch as host of the 66th Annual DGA Awards.
Ceremonies are set for Jan. 25 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza in Los Angeles.
"We are thrilled to welcome Jane Lynch as host of the DGA Awards for the very...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Kelsey Grammer, whose Sideshow Bob is one of the possibilities for the big "The Simpsons" character death has something to say about the possibility he'll be killed off on the show....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. reported a profit of $505,000 for the fiscal quarter ending Sept. 30 -- a significant decline from the same quarter a year earlier, when the studio made $75.5 million.
Revenue was $498.7 million, down 29% from $707 million...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:30 AM
Lionsgate TV and Debmar-Mercury have recruited producer Nicky Weinstock to oversee creative development of comedies produced using its innovative "10/90" deal template.
Lionsgate TV topper Kevin Beggs is bringing in an exec to specifically focus on its...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:00 PM
On Wednesday night's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," Detective John Munch, played by Richard Belzer, retired. And in a fitting send-off the fictional cops of New York's 16th precinct threw him a roast.
Belzer's time playing the perpetually...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The "Frasier" cast reunited on "Good Morning America" to talk about the show, with Kelsey Grammer admitting he didn't want the spinoff to happen at first. "My initial feelings were that Frasier should die with 'Cheers'."...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 8:58 AM
This is going to be one of your last opportunities to watch “Transformers: Age of Extinction” film in Chicago.
The robotos-in-disguise sequel starring Mark Wahlberg, Stanley Tucci and Kelsey Grammer will be shooting around the 111 S....
| Nov 20, 2012
The Chicago-based Showtime dramedy "Shameless" can either be seen as a small victory for Chicago's TV and film community or a missed opportunity, depending on how you want to look at it.
The series films most of its exterior scenes in Chicago (unlike...
| May 31, 2013
| 1:48 PM
On his way to the Exxxotica porn-star trade show in Fort Lauderdale this weekend, adult-film legend Ron Jeremy shared a few jokes about ... Ron Jeremy.
Here's what he said during a quick phone conversation this week:
Jeremy was overwhelmed by good...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Kelsey Grammer continues his whirlwind of real estate activity, popping properties on and off the market.
The latest to rejoin the swirl is an estate in Malibu’s gated Serra Retreat community, listed at $14.995 million.
Set on 4.75 acres in...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Celebrities are among those rethinking their home "price points" this time of year.
-- Actor Kelsey Grammer has put his country English Traditional home on the Westside back on the market at a reduced $15.995 million. That's an 11% markdown from the...