Amazon signs Woody Allen to create his first TV series

Jan 14, 2015

Amazon signs Woody Allen to create his first TV series

Amazon Studios is delivering Woody Allen as creator of his first-ever TV series. The Oscar-winning filmmaker will write and direct all of the episodes of the half-hour series. A full season has been ordered for Amazon’s Prime Instant Video, the company announced Tuesday. The ...

Golden Globes spread love around — except to North Korea

Jan 12, 2015

Golden Globes spread love around — except to North Korea

The 72nd annual Golden Globes Awards spread the love around to everyone except North Korea and Bill Cosby. The awards season favorite, Richard Linklater’s 12-years-in-the-making “Boyhood,” won best director for Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette. Perhaps the chief Oscar rival to ...

Jan 12, 2015

List of winners for the Golden Globe Awards

List of winners of the 72nd annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Sunday in Beverly Hills, California, by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association: Motion Pictures Picture, Drama: “Boyhood.” Picture, Musical or Comedy: “The Grand Budapest Hotel.” Actor, Drama: Eddie Redmayne, “The Theory of Everything” Actress, ...

A tense Hollywood to exhale at glitzy Golden Globes

Jan 12, 2015

A tense Hollywood to exhale at glitzy Golden Globes

When Hollywood gathers for the 72nd annual Golden Globes on Sunday night, real-world events may loom over what’s usually one of the industry’s most carefree and rollicking evenings. The three-hour ceremony, which will be televised live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, ...

Angelina Jolie screens 'Unbroken' in Vatican, meets pope

Jan 9, 2015

Angelina Jolie screens 'Unbroken' in Vatican, meets pope

Angelina Jolie has met with rock stars, refugees and royalty. The actress, director and U.N. special envoy added pontiff to the list on Thursday, meeting with Pope Francis briefly after screening her film “Unbroken” to some Vatican officials and ambassadors. The Vatican said Jolie ...

Bono 'may never play guitar again'

Jan 3, 2015

Bono 'may never play guitar again'

Bono, the front man of the Irish rock group U2 who was injured in a cycling accident last year, said on Friday his recovery has not been easy and he may never play guitar again. In a blog on the group’s website, the 54-year-old ...