Entertainment News Archive - May 31, 2006
By Gregg Kilday LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - "The Devil Wears Prada," a satire starring Meryl Streep as the editor of a woman's fashion magazine, will kick off the Los Angeles Film Festival on June 22, eight days before its theatrical release, organizer Film Independent said Tuesday.
By Andrew Wallenstein - Analysis LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - In a season as competitive as 2005-06, every time slot counted in the primetime ratings race. The 2006-07 season will be no exception.
LONDON, May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- IntercontinentalExchange (ICE), the leading electronic energy marketplace, has announced that its regulated futures subsidiary will list two new contracts based on coal.
(Please read "...was 1987's 'Superman IV: The Quest for Peace'..." instead of "...was 1983's 'Superman III'..." Corrects the name of the last Superman movie) A corrected version follows LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Warner Bros.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Warner Bros. is moving the release of its widely anticipated movie "Superman Returns" ahead by two days in a bid to boost ticket sales over the U.S. Independence Day holiday, a studio official said on Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The critics love "The Office," "My Name is Earl," "The Sopranos" and "24." The shows earned three nominations apiece Wednesday for the 22nd annual Television Critics Association Awards.
By Jeremy Pelofsky WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission refused to reconsider on Wednesday its decision to fine 20 CBS television stations a total of $550,000 for airing pop singer Janet Jackson's breast flash in 2004.
By Jeremy Pelofsky WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission refused to reconsider on Wednesday its decision to fine 20 CBS Corp. television stations a total of $550,000 for airing pop singer Janet Jackson's breast flash in 2004.
By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - NBC may be dead last in the prime-time ratings, but its shows drew the most cheers on Wednesday from the Television Critics Association, collecting a total of 10 nominations for the prestigious TCA Awards.
NEW YORK (Billboard) - Discount retailer Target Corp. will be the exclusive U.S. outlet for reggae scion Ziggy Marley's second solo album, "Love Is My Religion," due July 4.
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.