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‘Backstrom’ Team Talks Tackling Another Adaptation, Finding a Second Life at Fox

"In the books, he has no redeeming values," says creator Hanson. "He's not even a good detective. He just takes credit for what other people do, much like a showrunner."

‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Live Read Surprises With Mark Hamill, Ellen Page

Gender reversals, 'The Interview' jokes and a new spin on Yoda in Thursday's installment of the Film Independent series

How Rainn Wilson Funded His Own Charity for an Entire Year in Haiti

The actor and his wife held the first benefit for their arts-focused Lide Foundation on Wednesday night in L.A. after self-funding it: "We wanted to have a proven track record."

Medellin Launches Cash Rebate for Foreign Shoots

The city's program adds to Colombia's current 40-20 percent rebate

Rainn Wilson Show Drops Vine Star Curtis Lepore After Outcry

Lepore was charged with rape in January, later pleading guilty to a lesser charge

‘Kid President’: Michelle Obama Shares an Important Message With Kids (Exclusive Video)

The First Lady will appear on the season finale for 'Kid President: Declaration of Awesome' Aug. 9 to share the importance of a healthy lifestyle with Kid President Robby Novak

Cannes: Cinedigm Takes Digital Rights to Estlin Feigley’s ‘The Stream’

Double Dutch also sold the Rainn Wilson-starring feature to VM in Australia and MediAsia for pan Asian TV.

Rainn Wilson, Mike Vogel Joining Horror Pic ‘The Boy’

David Morse and Zuleikha Robinson also are joining the cast.

Cooties: Sundance Review

Elijah Wood, Rainn Wilson, and Alison Pill play teachers helping their colleagues survive an attack of elementary-school zombies.

Rainn Wilson Drama ‘Backstrom’ Gets Series Order at Fox

The 13-episode drama from "Bones" boss Hart Hanson is based on the Swedish book series by criminologist/novelist Leif G.W. Persson and was developed by CBS during the 2013-14 pilot season.

AFM: Universal International Buys Elijah Wood’s ‘Cooties’ for Key Markets

The horror comedy -- written by fright master Leigh Whannell and "Glee" co-creator Ian Brennan -- also stars Alison Pill and Rainn Wilson.

Rainn Wilson Teams With MTV for Mental Health Special (Exclusive)

Produced by Wilson's SoulPancake, the one-hour "Life Continued: Defeating Depression" will be broadcast on World Mental Health Day.