Troy Stratos, a self-described movie producer who left a trail of debt in Europe and North America, was arrested in Los Angeles for allegedly defrauding the ex-wife of comedian Eddie Murphy of at least $7 million.
Universal Pictures plans to offer the Eddie Murphy comedy “Tower Heist” to cable TV customers of parent Comcast Corp. three weeks after the film opens in theaters, months before a typical video-on-demand release.
Ready for the weekend? Finally starting to warm up out there. Maybe dust off the tennis racket, or get the boat in the water. Watch television, which seems to be all anybody talks about now. Television shows.
“21 Jump Street,” a film spoof of the 1980s TV series that starred Johnny Depp, led the U.S. and Canadian box office this past weekend, generating $36.3 million in ticket sales for Sony Corp.’s Columbia Pictures.