Formula One hires Hollywood composer to write new theme
LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One has hired the composer of several "Fast and Furious" movies to write a new theme tune for the motor racing organization.
Time's Up to receive official moment on Oscars stage
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Academy Awards show has set aside a moment to feature the Time's Up campaign against workplace sexual misconduct during Sunday's Oscars ceremony.
Facebook Orders Kim Kardashian West's Celebrity Kid Prank Series, Produced by Lionsgate
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - An unscripted series from Kim Kardashian West -- featuring famous people getting punked by their kids -- is coming to Facebook's Watch video service.
Prince Harry and fiancee Meghan to invite public to wedding celebrations
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Harry and his wife-to-be Meghan Markle will invite more than 2,500 members of the public to take part in their wedding day celebrations in May, his office said on Friday.
Female-led investor group to buy Weinstein Co assets
(Reuters) - A former Obama administration official on Thursday reached a deal to purchase assets of The Weinstein Company and said she will use a majority-female board to rebuild the Hollywood studio tarnished by sexual misconduct allegations.
Transparency? Check. Results? Stay tuned. Trump TV rocks DC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a case of reality TV meets Washington, President Donald Trump is bringing television cameras into normally private White House talks with lawmakers that feature sharp debates and, seemingly, policy-making on the fly.
Fox to Air Unseen O.J. Simpson Interview
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Fox will air a special containing footage of O.J. Simpson's previously unseen interview with publisher Judith Regan, in which the disgraced football star hypothesizes about the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman.
Ryan Seacrest Gets Support From Kelly Ripa: 'You Are a Privilege to Work With'
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Kelly Ripa offered her "Live!" co-host Ryan Seacrest a public show of support as he faces accusations of sexual harassment.
TV Review: 'Atlanta: Robbin' Season'
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Atlanta" isn't a show, it's a state of mind. That was already true in the comedy's critically acclaimed, stellar first season, which married seductive surrealism with a lovely, oblique portrait of black creative aspiration in the South. With its second season, "Atlanta" -- subtitled "Robbin' Season," for the holiday season crime spree that engulfs the city -- is even more atmospheric, with the measured confidence of an Olympic athlete.
TV Review: 'Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G.' on USA
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The serial strip-mining of the '80s and '90s shows no sign of slowing down. One way to indicate where "Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G." fits on the retro-drama continuum is to say that it's not in the realm of FX's "The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story," which remains the gold standard for this kind of thing, but it's better than "Waco," "Manhunt: Unabomber" and a few other less adept entries. "Unsolved" is regularly tripped up by the sheer complexity of the tale it's trying to tell, but there's a winning energy about it that kept me watching.
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