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FX Courts Latinos for Crime Thriller 'The Bridge'

Early screenings, Q&As in bilingual media and a multicity mural project help boost awareness among a potential Hispanic viewership of 48 million.<p><i>This</i> …

Joan Rivers Interview: Her 6 Best One-Liners

As she approaches 80, the legendary comic shares her life lessons and some new zingers. On Gwyneth Paltrow being named People's Most Beautiful Woman: …

Camille Paglia Pens Love Letter to Joan Rivers, 'Iconic Feminist Role Model'

The author says her "caustic voice, relentless energy and driving ambition" make the legendary comic and TV mainstay an enduring force of nature.<p><i>This</i> …

Joan Rivers Turns 80: 15 Off-Color Tributes From Bill Maher, Kathy Griffin, Sarah Silverman and More

UPDATE: These first-person stories were assembled on the occasion of the late comedian's 80th birthday on June 8, 2013, for The Hollywood Reporter …

'Diana' Trailer: Naomi Watts Meets Adoring Crowds as Princess of Wales (Video)

The film is directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel and focuses on the last years of the icon's life.<p>The first look at <b>Naomi Watts</b> in the forthcoming <b>Princess</b> …

Sandra Bullock in Talks to Star in Sony's 'Annie' Remake

Will Smith and Jay-Z are producing the update of the classic comic strip-turned-musical.<p><b>Sandra Bullock</b> is in early talks to join <b>Jamie Foxx</b> and</b> …

'300: Rise of an Empire' Trailer: More Blood, Guts and Glory (Video)

The Zack Snyder-produced sequel will hit theaters in March.<p><i>Man of Steel</i> has yet to hit theaters, but the first look at the <b>Zack Snyder-</b>produced …

Emmys: Tim Goodman Breaks Down the Comedy Show Contenders

THR's chief TV critic says cable has a good shot for its first win since "Sex and the City" took home a statuette in 2001 -- but don't count out …

How Ava Gardner Two-Timed Her Would-Be Biographers

The late Peter Evans' book was excerpted in Vanity Fair, but veteran writer Larry Grobel tells THR he's hard at work on a dishy book of his own, …

Emmys: Michael Hirst Brings 'Vikings' to Life (Q&A)

"I've found that using historical material is liberating because I always think to myself, 'Well, this actually happened, and this is fantastic,'" …

'Walking Dead,' 'Vampire Diaries' Actress' Husband on 'GMA': 'Being Angry is a Waste of Energy' (Video)

Nathaniel Richardson also says he initially didn't know what ricin is and thought Mayor Bloomberg was Chris Christie.<p>The husband of the aspiring …

Emily VanCamp to Star in Indie 'The Girl in the Book' (Exclusive)

Michael Nyqvist will co-star in the New York City-set drama about the daughter of a powerful literary agent and a star author.<p><b>Emily VanCamp</b> and</b> …

Lindsay Lohan Lounges in Bed in New 'Canyons' Stills (Photos)

The buzzed-about project from director Paul Schrader will screen at the Venice Film Festival later this summer.<p>New images of <b>Lindsay Lohan</b> and <b>James</b> …

'World War Z': Paramount Unveils $50 'Mega Ticket'

The package, available in five cities, includes an early screening in 3D and a digital download of the film.<p>In an effort to drum up buzz for its …

Three Bay Area Men Arrested for Widespread Piracy of Films and TV Shows

California AG Kamala Harris says her office, acting with MPAA, has broken a major piracy ring that was streaming more than 1,000 copyrighted movies …

Rupert Murdoch Divorce: 'Girls' Weighs in

The HBO series' Facebook page posted an entry after Thursday's news, name-checking the media mogul's estranged wife.<p>In the wake of Thursday's news …

TiVo CEO Pay Rises 72 Percent

Tom Rogers earned $11.5 million in compensation for the latest fiscal year.<p>TiVo Inc. president and chief executive officer <b>Tom Rogers</b> earned $11.5 …

Fox News Attacks 'Newsroom' Portrayal of Tea Party (Video)

"The Five" hosts shred fictional anchor Will McAvoy's "American Taliban" comment.<p>Count <i>The Five</i> hosts among those who hate-watch <i>The Newsroom</i>.<p>The Fox …

'Cheers' Reunion Grows: George Wendt Joins Kirstie Alley Show (Exclusive)

He'll guest star on an episode of the TV Land comedy, joining Alley and co-star Rhea Perlman.<p>TV Land's <i>Kirstie</i> is doing its part to stage as many …

'Happy Birthday' for All: Filmmaker Aims to Free Song From Copyright Grip

It may be the world's most popular song, but to perform it on TV and in movies requires a license fee. A new class action lawsuit aims to change that.<p>…

Behind 'CBS Sunday Morning's' Two-Decade Ratings Highs

While "GMA" and "Today" continue to duke it out Monday through Friday, Charles Osgood and executive producer Rand Morrison talk about their perennial …

'The White Queen' Draws More Than 5 Million Viewers in BBC Debut

With an average audience of 5.3 million, the medieval drama, a co-production with Starz, won the U.K. ratings in the Sunday 9 p.m. time …

Humane Officer Accused of Killing Litter of Kittens in Front of Kids

An Ohio mom wept as she recalled how a North Ridgeville Humane Officer shot and killed a litter of kittens in her backyard earlier this week while …

Naked BART Man Was a Circus Acrobat Who Suffered a Nervous Breakdown

The naked man who was filmed running wild through San Francisco's 16th Street BART Station last month was identified late yesterday as 24-year-old …

Daenerys' whole storyline on Game of Thrones is messed up

<i>Last week's Game of Thrones season finale ended with a scene full of racial imagery that seemed kind of messed up. But actually, argues comedian</i> …

TV Series

Anthony Weiner sounds like not a great boss: "In 2005, he became so irritated with a staff member that he threw a salad against the wall ... Another time, arguing with an aide, Mr. Weiner threw his BlackBerry against a wall, then blamed the aide for the broken phone."

Anthony Weiner sounds like not a great boss: "In 2005, he became so irritated with a staff member that he threw a salad against the wall ... Another …

Snowden Claims That the U.S. Has Been Hacking the Chinese for Years

The NSA has been relentlessly hacking both Chinese officials and citizens for years, says Edward Snowden, the NSA-contractor turned whistleblower who …

California Man Confesses to Murder, Then Admits to 29 More

After being arrested in connection to a homicide in Alabama, Jose Martinez confessed to killing a man on the edge of a wooded area last March. Then …

Crime

A top commander for a Nazi SS-led unit has been found hiding out in a Ukranian enclave in northeast Minneapolis. Asked by the Associated Press about his time as a Nazi, the 94-year-old Michael Karkoc said, "I don't think I can explain."

A top commander for a Nazi SS-led unit has been found hiding out in a Ukranian enclave in northeast Minneapolis. Asked by the Associated Press about …

Kmart Swears It Had Nothing To Do with This Really Racist Ad for Kmart

[There was a video here]<p>Kmart's Twitter account is being flooded with angry tweets from customers demanding an explanation for the blatantly racist …