Entertainment News Archive - February 14, 2006

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Jason is coming back. Michael Bay and his Platinum Dunes are gearing up to remake "Friday the 13th" for New Line Cinema, from a script by Mark Wheaton. The "Friday the 13th" series began in 1980, with Sean S.

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "White Noise 2: The Light" has attracted two space stars into its orbit.

By Stuart Kemp BERLIN (Hollywood Reporter) - Orga

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Nicole Kidman will narrate a feature-length documentary examining the life of Holocaust survivor and Nazi-hunter Simon Wiesenthal, who died in September at 96.

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Logo, MTV Networks' new gay- and lesbian-themed channel, said Monday that it has four original scripted series in development, including two animated projects.

By Borys Kit LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Gary Oldman is in negotiations to reprise his role as Sirius Black for Warner Bros.

By Claire Watson and Mike Collett-White BERLIN (Reuters) - For the director of a new film exploring the tensions between Danes and Muslim immigrants, the row over cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad first published in Denmark should not have come as a complete surprise.

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) - Six men pleaded not guilty on Tuesday when they want on trial over the theft of Edvard Munch's masterpieces "The Scream" and "Madonna," snatched from an Oslo museum 18 months ago.

By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Chazz Palminteri is set to co-star in the ABC drama pilot "Drift." The show centers on a New York detective who has insomnia. Palminteri, who will next be seen in the feature "Running Scared," will play his boss.

By Cynthia Littleton LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Sometime around the middle of last month, "The L Word" became a digital media success story for Showtime.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).