| Sep 21, 2013
| 6:42 PM
The craggy Kryptonian monster Doomsday is bursting back into DC Comics, making his New 52 debut in the Villains Month […]...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 3:14 PM
Ever since he was earning acclaim as a young theater actor in Chicago, Harry Lennix has never rested on his laurels.
His strong work ethic has served the South Side native well over a career in which he's succeeded in theater, movies and on the small...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
He's a superhero and an investment hero, and he isn't Warren Buffett or Bill Gates.
I'm thinking about Iron Man.
As any fan of action movies knows, "Iron Man 3" is drawing millions of people to theaters and generating billions of dollars at the box...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Warner Bros. Pictures has struck a film financing deal with RatPac-Dune Entertainment LLC, a new entity formed by Dune Entertainnment's Steven Mnuchin and RatPac Entertainment, the film finance vehicle of filmmaker Brett Ratner and Australian...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara opened up about the dissolution of the deal that saw Thomas Tull's Legendary Pictures finance many of Warner Bros. Pictures' most successful films at USC School of Law event on Saturday.
While he didn't delve too deeply...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:30 PM
As part of its year-long birthday bash celebrating Superman's 75th anniversary, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. have released a two-minute animated short directed by Zack Snyder that examines the superhero's various looks and adventures throughout the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Russell Crowe is heading to New York to play the lead in Voltage Prods.' drama "Fathers and Daughters," directed by Gabriele Muccino.
Besides Voltage, production companies are Busted Shark Prods., Fear of God Films and Leone Films. Producers are Craig J....
| Jan 29, 2013
Leroy 'Sugarfoot' Bonner
Lead singer and guitarist for Ohio Players
Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner, 69, lead singer and guitarist for the Ohio Players, a band that fused rock, soul and funk for a string of R&B hits in the 1970s, died Saturday in a Dayton...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:44 AM
Barack Obama once again seemed to have a firm grip on the Hollywood vote during this year's election, so it's no surprise that stars came out to support the president Tuesday at his election night rally at McCormick Place. And because, to them, there...
| Jan 23, 2013
When he's on a film set, Ken Gold sees himself as the sole advocate for the health and welfare of one part of the cast that can't speak for itself: the animals.
Gold, who is based in Chicago, has worked for the past 11 years as an American Humane...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:47 AM
If there was any sort of competition between the year’s most anticipated superhero films, “Iron Man 3” and “Man of Steel” — which opened at the U.S. box office six weeks apart — “Iron Man” actress...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Anyone walking in off the street just to see General Zod up close is likely to be bemused and perhaps confounded by Sam Shepard's "Simpatico," a bizarre and byzantine drama even by Shepardian standards.
But for anyone who has watched Michael Shannon and...