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Entertainment News Archive - October 18, 2008

News Corp. President Rupert Murdoch says his family's worldwide media group is not struggling despite the ongoing economic crisis in the United States. The company's chief executive officer said at a News Corp.

Sixty-seven countries have submitted movies to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for a foreign picture Oscar, the U.S. group says.

A new BBC drama starring Martin Shaw as a Roman Catholic priest who performs exorcisms is not intended to spark controversy, the actor says.

Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.