Jimmy Kimmel Thanks Senators McCain, Collins for Potentially Thwarting Healthcare Bill

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel used his Monday-night monologue to suggest that the current Republican effort to repeal Obamacare was dead – and touted his role in the effort. “I think I need to come clean,” Kimmel said during his monologue at a taping for Monday’s broadcast. “Here’s what happened. …read more

Bill O’Reilly Returns to Fox News Tuesday as Guest on ‘Hannity’

Bill O’Reilly is poised to return to Fox News on Tuesday for the first time since he was abruptly fired in April. The longtime Fox News anchor has been booked as a guest on Sean Hannity’s 9 p.m. program. Fox News confirmed late Monday the lineup of “Hannity” guests for …read more

Tom Corson to Leave RCA for Warner Bros. Records

Tom Corson is leaving RCA Records for Warner Bros. Records, multiple sources tell Variety, although it remains unclear exactly what his title will be. Current chairman and CEO Cameron Strang is expected to stay on in some capacity. Corson was most recently president and COO of RCA Records, where he …read more

Fun with Practicals: How to Light a Scene with Lights You Have at Home

What does a scene look like that is only lit by residential lighting?

Professional lighting kits make it possible to light scenes just the way you want them (if you know what you’re doing), but many times it’s easy to forget about the practical lights that are most definitely available (and …read more

Concert Review: Solange Brings Black Pride and Rainbow Colors to Cosmic and Commanding Hollywood Bowl Show

In a captivating headlining set at the Bowl, the socially conscious neo-soul from Solange’s superb “Seat at the Table” album made for a set that was both dreamy and woke.

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Selma Vilhunen’s ‘Stupid Young Heart’ Wins Finnish Film Affair Prize

Selma Vilhunen’s ‘Stupid Young Heart’ won the Work-In-Progress prize at the Finnish Film Affair, the industry forum running alongside Helsinki International Film Festival. “Stupid Young Heart” was presented in post-production at the Finnish Film Affair where it was awarded a grant of 300 euros. The grant is meant to be …read more

Trump Praises NASCAR for Not Tolerating Protest During National Anthem

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump took to praising NASCAR on Monday after some of its owners said that they would not tolerate protests during the national anthem. It was the fourth day in a row that Trump has gone after players who have bent on one knee during the anthem, …read more

Mashable Looks for Exit in Sale Talks With Germany’s ProSieben (Report)

Mashable, the digital-media player that like many of its peers has refocused on growing its video biz, has engaged in “extensive” discussions with ProSiebenSat.1 about a sale, the Wall Street Journal reported. The unprofitable New York-based company had been trying to raised additional investment from a strategic investor but is …read more

‘Twin Peaks: The Return’: Even David Lynch’s Cinematographer Can’t Explain What It All Means

Lynch’s longtime DP Peter Deming talks about his 20-year collaboration with the director and shooting all 18 episodes of “Twin Peak: The Return.” …read more

TV Ratings: Sunday Night Football Down in Week 3

The “Sunday Night Football” matchup between the Washington and Oakland delivered a one-sided game for viewers and a weakened ratings return for NBC. With Washington dominating throughout and ultimately winning 27-10, “Sunday Night Football” averaged an 11.6 rating in Nielsen’s metered-market household numbers. That’s down 11% from early numbers for …read more