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Fox News Gives Trey Gowdy, Dan Bongino Weekend Shows

Fox News is shaking up its weekend lineup. The conservative-leaning cable news channel is giving former congressman Trey Gowdy and radio host Dan Bongino weekend programs, starting in June. Gowdy

Universal Pictures Apologizes for Using Male Actor to Dub Laverne Cox for Italian Version of ‘Promising Young Woman’

Universal Pictures has apologized for using a male actor to dub the performance of trans actor Laverne Cox in the Italian-language version of Oscar-winning Promising Young Woman. A…

Janelle Monae Joins Daniel Craig in ‘Knives Out’ Sequel (Exclusive)

Janelle Monae is the latest A-lister to be enlisted for the Knives Out sequel. She is in talks to join what will be a starry ensemble for the Rian Johnson-directed whodunit, which has Edward

Lifetime, Hollywood Reporter to Present ‘Women in Entertainment: The Next Generation’ Special on May 24

As a presenting partner for The Hollywood Reporter’s annual Women in Entertainment Breakfast, Lifetime has joined with THR for the evolution of the event. Lifetime will air a broadcast…

‘The Forever Purge’ Drops Intense, Harrowing Trailer

The Forever Purge on Wednesday dropped its first trailer for the Universal film — and it’s on-brand disturbing. The initial look at the fifth and (alleged) final picture in the Purge

Funny or Die Sold to Momento Latino Founder Henry R. Munoz III

Funny or Die has a new owner. Designer, philanthropist and former Democratic National Committee finance chair Henry R. Muñoz III has acquired the digital comedy studio and branded content…

Adult Swim Orders ‘Venture Bros.’, ‘Aqua Teen Hunger Force’, ‘Metalocalypse’ Movies

Adult Swim has ordered three movies based on previously canceled, fan-favorite animated series. Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Metalocalypse and The Venture Bros. are all getting new films. Each will…

Paris Hilton, JoJo Siwa to Front Peacock Unscripted Series

Peacock is bolstering its unscripted roster with series featuring Paris Hilton and JoJo Siwa, along with importing a hybrid show called True Story, which was originally developed for…

Why Comcast Cable Is Eyeing Shorter-Term Carriage Fee Deals

Amid the growth of streaming, pay TV giant Comcast is “more focused” on striking shorter-term carriage deals with TV network companies “because change is so dynamic,” Comcast Cable CEO Dave…

Angelina Jolie in Taylor Sheridan’s ‘Those Who Wish Me Dead’: Film Review

The star plays a Montana smokejumper who finds herself shepherding a traumatized boy to safety from a raging fire and two ruthless killers in this violent thriller.

Social Impact Agency Propper Daley Adds 3 Senior Advisers

Social impact agency Propper Daley added three senior advisers to its team on Wednesday as it expands its Social Impact Reputation offering. Eric Schultz, Adrienne Elrod, and Neelum Arya…

Ellen DeGeneres to End Talk Show: “I Need Something New to Challenge Me” (Exclusive)

Ellen DeGeneres is signing off. Daytime’s most recognizable face has decided her upcoming season, the show’s 19th, will be the last. The decision, which fell to DeGeneres, is said to have…

Univision Looks to Build Tentpoles as It Pursues Long-Term “Transformation”

The Spanish language television giant Univision is in the midst of significant change. Not six months into new ownership and a new CEO (former Viacom CFO Wade Davis), the company announced a…

Phylicia Rashad Named College of Fine Arts Dean at Howard University

Howard University has named actor and stage director Phylicia Rashad as Dean of its recently established College of Fine Arts. Rashad, who is an alumna of the University, will report to…

Chopra Global and Alicia Keys Partner on 21-Day Meditation Program

Alicia Keys is following in the footsteps of Oprah Winfrey by partnering with Deepak Chopra and his Chopra Global on a program under the 21-day Meditation Experience banner. Keys and Chopra…

In Hollywood, Is the Press the New Human Resources? (Guest Column)

“Is the media the new HR?” This is the sentiment we’ve seen posed on social media by co-workers and friends in light of the Scott Rudin fallout from The Hollywood Reporter‘s cover story, the Los Angel…

Emily Blunt Quashes ‘Fantastic 4’ Rumors

Emily Blunt was quick to shut down rumors that she and husband, John Krasinski, are in talks to star in Marvel’s upcoming incarnation of the Fantastic 4. The award-winning actress said…

Are the Golden Globes Done For?

If the Hollywood Foreign Press Association had paid attention to the #OscarsSoWhite scandal that engulfed the Academy Awards and gotten its house in order over the five years since, it might have