• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Politics

Latest News

  1. Rupert Murdoch Pens Immigration Reform Op-Ed: 'Immigrants Enrich Our Culture'

    7:43 pm PDT 06/18/2014
    Number of comments:

    The media mogul called on Congress to offer a path to citizenship for illegal aliens and remove caps on visas for highly-skilled workers. READ MORE

    • 0
  2. 'We Are Many': Sheffield Review

    6:55 pm PDT 06/18/2014
    Number of comments:

    An all-star cast of artists, activists and politicians remember the mass global protests against the Iraq war in this polished documentary. READ MORE

    • 0
  3. Study: TV Violence Linked to 'Mean World Syndrome'

    3:58 pm PDT 06/18/2014
    Number of comments:

    Annenberg Public Policy Center researchers find evidence that "TV drama may transport viewers emotionally into the imagined world of TV shows in a way that creates fear of crime beyond the influence of the national violent crime rate." READ MORE

    • 0
  4. Jon Stewart Mocks Donald Trump-Rahm Emanuel Skyscraper Feud (Video)

    11:50 pm PDT 06/17/2014
    Number of comments:

    The "Daily Show" host asks if the billionaire would consider sitting this fight out: "Just f—ing let it go." READ MORE

    • 0
  5. Dr. Oz Denies Endorsing 'Miracle' Drugs at Combative Senate Hearing

    4:40 pm PDT 06/17/2014
    Number of comments:

    The TV star says companies take his words without his permission: "I recognize that my enthusiastic language has made the problem worse at times." READ MORE

    • 8
  6. L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Ramps Ups Social Media Campaign to Win Lucas Museum

    1:25 pm PDT 06/17/2014
    Number of comments:

    Garcetti on Tuesday urged supporters to join the crowd speak network Thunderclap to urge George Lucas to build his cultural arts museum in Los Angeles. READ MORE

    • 0
  7. Leonardo DiCaprio Pledges $7 Million to Marine Conservation

    10:52 am PDT 06/17/2014
    Number of comments:

    "This is the most important issue of our time," the actor told delegates gathered Tuesday at the U.S. State Department's "Our Ocean" conference. READ MORE

    • 0
  8. 'A Dangerous Game': Sheffield Film Review

    7:54 pm PDT 06/16/2014
    Number of comments:

    This funny, folksy sequel to the award-winning documentary "You’ve Been Trumped" examines the high environmental and economic cost of golf resorts for the super-wealthy. READ MORE

    • 0
  9. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti Drops F-bomb

    2:47 pm PDT 06/16/2014
    Number of comments:

    The mayor swears at the L.A. Kings' championship rally inside Staples Center READ MORE

    • 0
  10. 'Game of Thrones': Marion Barry Can Relate to Tyrion

    1:45 pm PDT 06/16/2014
    Number of comments:

    The former D.C. mayor reveals he has a good sense of humor about his past scandals in a Twitter exchange about "Game of Thrones" Sunday night. READ MORE

    • 0
  11. President Obama's U.C. Irvine Speech: Climate Change Deniers Are Ignoring Science (Video)

    11:29 am PDT 06/14/2014
    Number of comments:

    The president issued a call to the tens of thousands gathered at Angel Stadium even though he said Congress "is full of folks who stubbornly and automatically reject the scientific evidence." READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  12. 'Schindler's List' Producer Pens Letter Railing Against Hollywood 'Depravity'

    4:41 pm PDT 06/13/2014
    Number of comments:

    "I have been part of an industry that has unwittingly and yes, even wittingly, caused much damage to America and to the world," Gerald Molen writes in a letter mailed to hundreds of Christian and conservative leaders. READ MORE

    • 1
  13. Time Warner CEO Defends CNN Over Liberal Bias Charge at Shareholders Meeting

    3:08 pm PDT 06/13/2014
    Number of comments:

    Executives also responded to shareholder complaints about women being underrepresented in Warner Bros. movies. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  14. Chelsea Clinton to Meet With Network TV Writers on Saturday

    2:29 pm PDT 06/13/2014
    Number of comments:

    Writers from "Parks and Recreation," "How I Met Your Mother" and "Glee" will be at a gathering with Clinton in Hollywood to discuss national service and early childhood education. READ MORE

    • 1
  15. 'Scandal' Creator Shonda Rhimes to Host Barack Obama at L.A. Fundraiser (Exclusive)

    4:42 pm PDT 06/12/2014
    Number of comments:

    A $32,400-per-person reception and dinner for the president will be held at Rimes' Los Angeles home on July 23. READ MORE

    • 1
  16. Texas Gov. Rick Perry Compares Homosexuality to Alcoholism

    8:31 am PDT 06/12/2014
    Number of comments:

    "I may have the genetic coding that I'm inclined to be an alcoholic, but I have the desire not to do that, and I look at the homosexual issue the same way," the politician said during an address in San Francisco. READ MORE

    • 0
  17. Dinesh D'Souza's 'America' to Explore Hillary Clinton's Teenage Years (Exclusive Video)

    7:00 am PDT 06/12/2014
    Number of comments:

    In the movie, a follow-up to the surprise hit, "2016: Obama's America," a 14-year-old Clinton meets with leftist icon Saul Alinsky. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  18. New Doc Alleges Ronald Reagan Blocked Probe Into Lew Wasserman's Mafia Ties

    6:00 am PDT 06/12/2014
    Number of comments:

    "Wages of Spin II: Bring Down That Wall" claims three Feds lost their jobs when the investigation was suddenly shot down "at the highest levels in Washington." READ MORE

    • 0
  19. AT&T Pitches DirecTV Acquisition to Regulators

    5:02 pm PDT 06/11/2014
    Number of comments:

    The companies make the case that the proposed $48.5 billion acquisition is in the best interest of the public and should therefore be approved. READ MORE

    • 0
  20. Christian Parody 'Believe Me' Gets Distribution and Limited Release

    3:52 pm PDT 06/11/2014
    Number of comments:

    The independent film features Alex Russell, Nick Offerman and rapper LeCrae. READ MORE

    See All Videos

    • 0
  21. Eric Cantor Ouster Gooses Primary Ratings

    2:47 pm PDT 06/11/2014
    Number of comments:

    The Republican House Majority Leader's surprise loss in the Virginia primary prompts huge gains for Fox News Channel during what otherwise would have been an uneventful election day. READ MORE

    • 0