2015 People’s Choice Awards Announce Nominees

Actors Anna Faris and Allison Janney attend the People's Choice Awards 2015 Nominations Press Conference at The Paley Center for Media on November 4 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

LOS ANGELES—Nominations for the 2015 People’s Choice Awards were announced November 4 at a press conference at The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills. The awards were announced by: Dave Annable (“Red Band Society”), John Cho (“Selfie”), Katharine McPhee (“Scorpion”), Dylan McDermott (“Stalker”), Cristin Milioti(“A to Z”), Gina Rodriguez (“Jane the Virgin”) and Bellamy Young (“Scandal”). Actors Brad Pitt, Channing Tatum, Hugh Jackman, Mark Wahlberg, and […]

San Diego Broadcasting Icon Larry Himmel Passes Away At 68

Larry Himmel

SAN DIEGO—This city lost a broadcasting icon. Long time journalist Larry Himmel passed away at age 68 from brain cancer. Himmel was a reporter/weatherman for KFMB Channel 8 since 1979. The news station announced his passing on Thursday. According to KFMB, Himmel, a Chicago native, kept his cancer battle private. Despite his illness, Himmel kept […]

8 Documentary Shorts On Oscar’s Shortlist

LOS ANGELES–The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that the field of Documentary Short Subject contenders for the 87th Academy Awards has been narrowed to eight films, of which three to five will earn Oscar nominations. Voters from the Academy’s Documentary Branch viewed this year’s 58 eligible entries and submitted their ballots […]

Neil Patrick Harris To Host 87th Oscars

Neil Patrick Harris. Photo: Eric Schwabel

LOS ANGELES–Award-winning star of stage and screen Neil Patrick Harris will host the 87th Oscars, show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said on Wednesday.  This will be Harris’ first time hosting the ceremony. “We are thrilled to have Neil host the Oscars,” said Zadan and Meron. “We have known him his entire adult life, and […]

Nickelodeon Greenlights Third Season Of Family Comedy Instant Mom

Pictured: Stephanie (Tia Mowry-Hardrict), Maggie (Sheryl Lee Ralph), Charlie (Michael Boatman), Gabrielle (Sydney Park), James (Tylen Jacob Williams), Aaron (Damarr Calhoun) in INSTANT MOM on NickMom.

LOS ANGELES–Nickelodeon has ordered a 20-episode third season of its hit family comedy Instant Mom for Nick at Nite and NickMom, said Russell Hicks,  Nickelodeon’s President of Content Development and Production. Beginning Oct. 2, season two of Instant Mom will premiere in its new timeslot on Nick at Nite, Thursdays at 8 p.m. The series […]

Reginald Hudlin To Produce Academy’s Annual Governors Awards

Reginald Hudlin

LOS ANGELES–Reginald Hudlin will produce the 6th Annual Governors Awards for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs said on Monday. The Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be presented to Harry Belafonte, and Honorary Awards will be presented to Jean-Claude Carrière, Hayao Miyazaki and Maureen O’Hara, on November 8, […]

Top Musical Performers Shakeup MTVs Video Music Awards

Miley Cirus wins Video of the Year

INGLEWOOD—MTV hosted an epic night of music with unforgettable performances, unpredictable moments and heartfelt messages as the 2014 “MTV Video Music Awards” were held LIVE at The Forum in Inglewood, CA. Beyonce’ welcomed MTV and the audience to her world as she built on her VMA legacy with a medley of songs from her visual album […]

Modern Family’s Nolan Gould Learns An Important Lesson On A First Date‏

Nolan

Nolan Gould, who plays the loveable Luke Dunphy on ABC’s hit tv show Modern Family, teamed up with the National Audubon Society and Toyota  create a PSA about a serious issue – how to share the beach with our feathered friends.  In the adorably humorous video, Nolan learns an important lesson on a first date.

Cheryl Boone Isaacs Re-Elected Academy President‏

Cheryl Boone Isaacs

BEVERLY HILLS–Cheryl Boone Isaacs was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Tuesday night  by the organization’s Board of Governors. In addition, Jeffrey Kurland was elected first vice president, Leonard Engelman and John Bailey were elected to vice president posts, Dick Cook was elected treasurer, and Bill Kroyer was elected secretary. […]

MTV’s “Teen Wolf” Returns For A 20-Episode Fifth Season

Dylan O'Brien, left, and Tyler Posey attend the "Teen Wolf" panel at Comic-Con International on Thursday, July 24, 2014, in San Diego. (Photo: John Shearer/Invision /MTV/AP Images)

SAN DIEGO–MTV revealed today to a packed room of screaming fans at San Diego Comic-Con that the hit drama series “Teen Wolf”has been greenlit for a two-part, 20-episode fifth season.  Additionally, the room was given a first-look at the mid-season trailer which is currently available to view on iPhone/iPad or Android via the MTV App.     Today’s Comic-Con panel marked the fifth […]