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  1. Shakira's Illegally Copied Song Puts Sony on Hook for Damages

    9:25 am PDT 08/20/2014
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    The 2010 song "Loca" came without proper authorization from a Dominican Republic songwriter READ MORE

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  2. Cable's New Business Model: Lower Ratings, Higher Revenue

    5:00 am PDT 08/20/2014
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    As top channels lose viewers and reality hits age, conglomerates are pumping profits with sub fees and overseas growth — but can it last? READ MORE

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  3. All Eyes on Jerry Brown as Hollywood Awaits $1.6B Tax Credit Decision

    5:00 am PDT 08/20/2014
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    Politicians are pleading their case to California's governor READ MORE

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  4. RealD Looks to Tap Into Box-Office Growth in Kazakhstan

    4:18 am PDT 08/20/2014
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    Much like Sacha Baron Cohen's Borat, Kazakhis are keener than ever on the cultural learnings of America for make benefit glorious nation READ MORE

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  5. Adam Carolla Faces September Trial Over Podcast Business

    4:31 pm PDT 08/19/2014
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    The comedian hasn't settled all his legal troubles READ MORE

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  6. New Clippers Owner Steve Ballmer Steps Down From Microsoft Board

    2:05 pm PDT 08/19/2014
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    The end of an era READ MORE

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  7. Indie Distributor Millennium Entertainment Bought by Management, Investment Group

    1:29 pm PDT 08/19/2014
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    The company is handling Matthew Weiner's 'Are You Here' and James Cameron's 'Deepsea Challenge 3D' READ MORE

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  8. Hollywood Executives Condemn 'Hamas Terrorists' in ADL Ad

    12:06 pm PDT 08/19/2014
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    Ryan Kavanaugh, Amy Pascal and Haim Saban were among those who lent their support to the ad, appearing in this week's Hollywood Reporter magazine READ MORE

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  9. ExxonMobil Wins First Round in Lawsuit Over Fox's FXX Network Logo

    10:29 am PDT 08/19/2014
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    A judge says that Fox's "standard character" trademark registration isn't enough to X out a dilution claim READ MORE

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  10. WME/IMG Hires OgilvyEntertainment Founder Doug Scott

    9:01 am PDT 08/19/2014
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    He will help the agency with its branded-content business READ MORE

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  11. Jill Freud, Inspiration for Lucy in 'Narnia,' Reveals C.S. Lewis Memories

    7:00 am PDT 08/19/2014
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    "He had a reputation amongst his students — he was so sharp on them," says Freud, who has been cast in an upcoming movie about Lewis' relationship with J.R.R. Tolkien READ MORE

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  12. Pamela Loo Mayer, Theatrical Booking Agent, Dies at 52

    3:44 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    She was a granddaughter of the late Hong Kong movie mogul Run Run Shaw READ MORE

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  13. TV Broadcasters Aim for Broad Injunction Against Aereo

    2:24 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    In an ongoing copyright case, the broadcasters argue that Aereo shouldn't be allowed to pay compulsory license fees READ MORE

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  14. Judge Blocks MLB from Ordering TV Broadcaster to Pay Washington Nationals

    2:00 pm PDT 08/18/2014
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    MASN — controlled by the Baltimore Orioles — wins a preliminary injunction READ MORE

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  15. Russia Will Revive Yalta Film Studio in Crimea

    11:46 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The former owners will be dealt with "in a civilized way," according to Russian president Vladimir Putin READ MORE

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  16. DreamWorks Animation Names Fazal Merchant CFO

    8:55 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    Merchant previously served as senior vp and chief financial officer DirecTV Latin America READ MORE

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  17. What California's $400 Million Film and TV Tax Incentive Would Buy: Job Preservation

    5:00 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The proposed system will have a bias toward applicants who produce the most jobs and the best-paying jobs — and will penalize those who overestimate how many positions they create READ MORE

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  18. Why BSkyB Wants More Minorities on Air

    1:45 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The British pay-TV broadcaster introduces a quota of at least 20 percent ethnic minority talent READ MORE

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  19. Rep Sheet Roundup: Harry Connick Jr., 'Jay Leno's Garage' Producer and 'Funny or Die' Writer

    1:28 pm PDT 08/16/2014
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    THR's at-a-glance look at the week in representation news READ MORE

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