Hollywood Movie, TV Workers Reach Deal With Producers to Avert StrikeAn 11th-hour deal was reached Saturday, averting a strike of film and television crews that would have seen some 60,000 behind-the-scenes workers walk off their jobs and would have frozen productions in Hollywood and across the U.S.
'Superman,’ 'Lethal Weapon’ Director Richard Donner Dies at 91Filmmaker Richard Donner, who helped create the modern superhero blockbuster with 1978’s “Superman” and mastered the buddy comedy with the “Lethal Weapon” franchise, has died. He was 91.
Vehicle Plows Into Crowd at Breonna Taylor Protest in Hollywood, Injuring at Least 1At least one protester was taken to the hospital after being struck by a vehicle during a demonstration in Hollywood Thursday night.
Trini Lopez, 1960s-Era Singer Mentored by Sinatra, DiesTrini Lopez, a singer and guitarist who gained fame for his versions of "Lemon Tree" and "If I Had a Hammer" in the 1960s and took his talents to Hollywood, died Tuesday.
COVID-19 Claims Life of Cinematographer Allen Daviau, Noted for Spielberg HitsCinematographer Allen Daviau, who shot three of Steven Spielberg’s films including “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial,” died Tuesday of complications from COVID-19. He was 77.
Coronavirus Collateral Damage: Will Silicon Valley Streamers Supplant Theaters?Coronavirus precautions have halted Hollywood production and cleared out theaters . Entertainment industry watchers wonder if movie houses -- already struggling -- can survive the downturn.
Producer Hawk Koch Talks About His New Book 'Magic Time, My Life In Hollywood'Producer Hawk Koch talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about his new book, 'Magic Time, My Life in Hollywood.'
Los Gatos-Based Netflix Leads Rush to Build Moviemaking Mecca in New MexicoNetflix partnered with the New Mexico government and the city of Albuquerque in purchasing a studio complex on the city's southern edge, pledging to invest $1 billion in production in the state over the next decade.
'Desperate Housewives' Star Felicity Huffman Reports To Federal Prison In DublinGolden Globe-winning actress Felicity Huffman reported to the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin Tuesday to begin serving her 14-day sentence for her role in the college admission scandal
Robert Forster, Oscar Nominee for 'Jackie Brown,' Dies at 78Robert Forster, the handsome and omnipresent character actor who got a career resurgence and Oscar nomination for playing bail bondsman Max Cherry in "Jackie Brown," died Friday
'Everybody Needs Examples' - Warriors' Steph Curry Becomes Uplifting Force In HollywoodDon't expect Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry's growing Hollywood production company to produce gritty, violent crime dramas.
Scooter-Riding Oakland Thieves Nabbed in HollywoodPolice said Thursday that they've broken up a band of scooter-riding robbers from the Bay Area who busted into 40 cars over the weekend in Los Angeles.
Kamala Harris Fundraiser To Be Held By Hollywood Power EliteMany of Hollywood's power elite, including prolific television hit maker Shonda Rhimes, were hosting a fundraiser Wednesday for Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris.
Netflix Joins Hollywood's Biggest Players On Red Carpet Oscar Night With 'Roma'There's a new arrival on the red carpet at the Oscars on Sunday night. Netflix is now one of the biggest players in the movie business with 10 nominations for its film, 'Roma.'
Oakland Filmmaker's Dream Comes True; 'Black Panther' Gets Oscar NominationsOakland filmmaker Ryan Coogler got the call Tuesday morning that he has dreamed about all his life.