All posts tagged "Hollywood"
Big-money Shoots may Turn Havana into new Hollywood Location
HAVANA – The producers of Showtime’s dark comedy “House of Lies” had $3 million and a mission: shoot the first episode of scripted American television in Cuba in more than half a century. With less than a...
- Posted January 22, 2016
Heart-Pounding Action? Hollywood Can now Measure That
LOS ANGELES – Ever been told a movie is a heart-pounding thriller that’ll have you on the edge of your seat? Thanks to wearable technology, Hollywood has the tools to prove it. 20th Century Fox says that...
- Posted January 15, 2016
China’s Wanda Buys Legendary Entertainment for $3.5 Billion
BEIJING – Wanda Group said Tuesday it is buying Hollywood’s Legendary Entertainment, the maker of films such as “Batman,” for $3.5 billion in the first Chinese acquisition of a major U.S. film company. Wanda, whose chairman, Wang...
- Posted January 12, 2016
New Management Maps a Radically Changed TBS and TNT
PASADENA, Calif. – To make room for the set of “Animal Kingdom,” a new TNT drama coming this summer, producers had to destroy the family home from “The Waltons” on a Hollywood soundstage. It makes for an...
- Posted January 11, 2016
Hollywood Points Lens Toward Cuba
HAVANA – Hollywood plans to ride the wave of the thaw in the relationship between Cuba and the United States, with plans to film on the island productions for both small and big screens. According to Deadline,...
- Posted January 8, 2016