There’s no shame in getting upstaged by Johnny Depp. Coming up third behind a dead crow, however, signals trouble.
CBS Corp., relying on a prime-time schedule that already outdraws all competitors, will introduce four new comedies and one drama for the new television season.
Tony Scott, the director of “Top Gun” and production partner of brother Ridley Scott, died yesterday after jumping from a bridge near the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach in California. He was 68.
Viacom Inc. Chief Executive Officer Philippe Dauman said the company’s Paramount Pictures studio will drive growth next year with the expansion of a television channel drawing from its film library.
Johnny Depp heads for the fountain of youth with Penelope Cruz as his travel companion in the 3-D “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides,” which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival today.
Austin Beutner, co-founder of New York-based investment bank Evercore Partners Inc., said he’s withdrawing from the Los Angeles mayor’s race to spend time with his family.
NBC, introducing its first prime-time schedule under Comcast Corp. , will add 12 new shows including the police drama “Prime Suspect” featuring Maria Bello , in a bid to climb out of fourth place in audience ratings.
"We will continue working together on' Pirates of the Caribbean,'' National Treasure' and other projects we have developed together at the studio."
- Jerry Bruckheimer on Sep 19, 2013