NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES "The Wire" creator David Simon, seven other writers, and the Writers Guild of America sued the four major Hollywood talent agencies on Wednesday for getting paid in such a way that the agencies' financial interests prevail over those of their clients.
NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES, April 17 A long-simmering
dispute between The Writers Guild of America (WGA) and the
Association of Talent Agents (ATA) came to a head on Wednesday,
with the WGA saying it had filed a lawsuit against the four
major U.S. talent agencies.
LOS ANGELES Some 17.4 million Americans watched the first episode of the final season of television's "Game of Thrones" - a record audience for the mediaeval fantasy series, cable channel HBO said on Monday.
LOS ANGELES Former U.S. President Barack Obama sent a letter, Stevie Wonder sang, and Snoop Dogg called slain rapper Nipsey Hussle a "peace advocate" at a Los Angeles memorial on Thursday attended by family members, friends and thousands of fans. | Video
Apple Inc brought in Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston and Jason Momoa to talk up its new television streaming service at a Hollywood-style event on Monday marked by standing ovations, hugs and soaring rhetoric.
LOS ANGELES Some radio stations in Canada and the Netherlands stopped playing Michael Jackson's music and fans bombarded Oprah Winfrey with hateful messages after the broadcast of a documentary about alleged child abuse by the late singer.
LOS ANGELES Almost 10 years after his sudden death, Michael Jackson's legacy is under fresh scrutiny in a documentary about alleged child sex abuse that has been met with outrage by the singer's family. | Video