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  1. Conan Doyle Estate Loses Appeal Over 'Sherlock Holmes' Rights

    11:16 am PDT 06/16/2014
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    7th Circuit Judge Richard Posner rejects the distinction between "complex" and "flat" characters if it means "nearly perpetual copyright." READ MORE

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  2. James Franco to Direct Off-Broadway Play

    10:58 pm PDT 06/15/2014
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    The actor will shepherd a cast that includes his "Child of God" lead Scott Haze and Ally Sheedy in Robert Boswell's drama "The Long Shrift." READ MORE

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  3. Robert Kirkman Talks 'Outcast,' Says 'Walking Dead' Will Return With 'Intense' Season 5

    10:00 am PDT 06/11/2014
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    The comics creator talks with THR about adapting his new exorcism title for TV, why the genre is so hot and says he already knows how the zombie drama's long-running comic will end. READ MORE

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  4. J.K. Rowling Calls Scottish Independence Efforts 'Death Eaterish'

    7:21 am PDT 06/11/2014
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    "It carries serious risks," said the "Harry Potter" author who donated $1.68 million to the anti-independence "Better Together" campaign. READ MORE

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  5. Hillary Clinton Suggests Obama Campaign Wanted Her to Attack Sarah Palin for Being a Woman (Video)

    8:18 am PDT 06/10/2014
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    As the former secretary of state continues her media tour to promote her new book, "Hard Choices," she offers more insight into the 2008 presidential race. READ MORE

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  6. Robert Charles Wilson's Sci-Fi Best-Seller 'Spin' Being Adapted for TV (Exclusive)

    12:00 pm PDT 06/09/2014
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    The Hugo Award-winning novel is being prepped as an event series at Universal Cable Productions, with Rob Morrow and Leslie Urdang attached. READ MORE

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  7. Hillary Clinton's Memoir: 5 Things Learned

    7:53 am PDT 06/06/2014
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    CBS News and NBC's "Today" show are just two of the outlets that obtained advance copies of the book ahead of its Tuesday release. READ MORE

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  8. British TV Stars Join J.K. Rowling's 'Casual Vacancy' Miniseries

    6:53 am PDT 06/06/2014
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    The BBC One and HBO adaptation of the novel centers on an imaginary idyllic village where the residents are all secretly at war with one another. READ MORE

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  9. John Green Teases 'Paper Towns' Film: 'I Can't Wait for Everybody to See Nat Wolff as Q'

    9:54 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    Michael Weber and Scott Neustadter also tell THR of adapting another Green title -- this time, with the lead already cast, which is a first for the screenwriting duo. READ MORE

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  10. George R.R. Martin's Editor Hints at Eighth 'Game of Thrones' Book

    8:44 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    UPDATED: Penguin Random House's Anne Groell discussed the idea of stretching the "A Song of Ice and Fire" series on which the HBO series is based. READ MORE

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  11. 'The Fault in Our Stars': Film Review

    4:00 pm PDT 06/03/2014
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    Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort star in Josh Boone's adaptation of John Green's best-selling young adult novel. READ MORE

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  12. 10 Hot Summer Beach Reads, From J.K. Rowling's Latest to Hillary Clinton's Memoir

    11:00 am PDT 05/31/2014
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    Stephen King, Paul McCartney and a few promising rookies are among those with buzzy new books out this season. READ MORE

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  13. 'This Is Where I Leave You': Tina Fey, Jason Bateman Talk Shiva and Jane Fonda's Boobs

    4:03 pm PDT 05/30/2014
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    Author Jonathan Tropper read passages from the best-seller and director Shawn Levy revealed never-before-seen scenes and spoke at a BEA panel in NYC on Wednesday. READ MORE

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  14. ‘Wolf Hall/Bring Up the Bodies’: Theater Review

    6:36 pm PDT 05/29/2014
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    Hilary Mantel’s prize-winning historical novels are masterfully compressed into a bloodthirsty six-hour court soap opera by the Royal Shakespeare Company. READ MORE

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  15. Maya Angelou Dead at 86

    6:35 am PDT 05/28/2014
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    UPDATED: The poet and author was found by her caretaker on Wednesday morning, according to a local report. READ MORE

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  16. UTA, Atria Books Partner to Launch Publishing Imprint for Digital Celebrities

    3:43 pm PDT 05/22/2014
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    YouTube stars Shay Carl, Shane Dawson, iJustine, Connor Franta and Joey Graceffa will release books on Keywords Press over the next year. READ MORE

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  17. Inside Buzzy Beach Read 'I Am Pilgrim'

    12:21 pm PDT 05/20/2014
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    Screenwriter Terry Hayes talks about his first novel--a thriller about the duel between a terrorist and a hotshot CIA operative--how writing it made him sad and angry and why he's hoping Jerry Bruckheimer adapts it for film. READ MORE

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  18. Cannes Video: Salma Hayek Talks Turning Philosophy Into Animation for 'The Prophet'

    7:52 pm PDT 05/17/2014
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    The Hollywood Reporter caught up with the voice actor and producer to chat about the animated film, based on the 1923 best-selling book by Kahlil Gibran. READ MORE

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  19. Cannes: Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in War Drama 'The Yellow Birds'

    7:00 am PDT 05/17/2014
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    Tye Sheridan and Will Poulter will also star in the adaption of Kevin Powers' novel. READ MORE

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  20. Glenn Close to Star in Adaptation of Meg Wolitzer's 'The Wife'

    5:00 am PDT 05/16/2014
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    Swedish helmer Bjorn Runge will direct the drama, which has a script by Jane Anderson. READ MORE

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  21. Jane Fonda Reveals She's Writing a Novel Called 'Amanda's Secrets' (Video)

    1:13 pm PDT 05/15/2014
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    "Writing a novel scares me," the Oscar winner tells THR. "So I thought, well, I'm going to do it." READ MORE

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