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    'Magic Mike 2' Set to Shoot This Fall

    "Magic Mike 2," the sequel to the baby-oiled and rippling original which grossed $167 million worldwide, will reportedly start production this fall.

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    Sundance Introduces Its First Episodic Story Lab, Set for Fall 2014

    To state the obvious, the world of episodic content is trending in a major way. Following on the heels of SXSW showcasing its first Episodic program, the Sundance Institute has unveiled an expansion in its Labs program to include the first Episodic Story Lab, set to be held in Fall 2014 at the Sunda...

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    Sundance Institute Opens Call for Proposals for $125K TED Filmmaker Prize

    The Sundance Institute and TED now have an open call for proposals for their second collaboration, which will jointly award $125,000 for a short documentary film project about the work of the 2014 TED Prize winner -- Charmain Gooch, co-founder and director of Global Witness.

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    Sofia Coppola to Direct Live-Action 'The Little Mermaid'

    Sofia Coppola is in talks to direct a live-action version of "The Little Mermaid," a project that previously had Joe Wright attached. (Wright is now moving full-steam ahead with another fairytale reboot, "Pan," which recently cast Rooney Mara as Tiger Lily.)

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    Sundance Docs 'Rich Hill' and 'Last Days in Vietnam' Find Distribution

    Two documentaries that premiered at this year's Sundance, Grand Jury winner "Rich Hill" and Rory Kennedy's "Last Days in Vietnam," have found distribution.

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    Filming Begins on World War I True Story 'Testament of Youth,' Starring Kit Harington and Alicia Vikander

    Filming has kicked off on World War I drama "Testament of Youth," starring Kit Harington ("Pompeii," "Game of Thrones") and Alicia Vikander ("A Royal Affair"). Helmed by Brit TV director James Kent, the film tells the true story of Vera Brittain, who delayed her studies at Oxford to be a nurse durin...

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    WATCH: KTLA News Anchors Get Freaked Out On Air by This Morning's Earthquake

    Those in the LA area had a rather rude awakening around 6:30am this morning, when a robust-seeming earthquake jostled us around for a few seconds. Apparently it was only 4.4 on the Richter scale (here's the seismograph), though it felt bigger than that. At any rate, MuckRack made a funny gif of the ...

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    Women Filmmakers: Applications Now Open for $15,000 in Film Finishing Fund Grants

    Applications are now being accepted through June 6 for the Women In Film Foundation’s 2014 Film Finishing Fund grants. Women In Film will give up to $15,000 in cash, in-kind and consultation grants for the selected entries.

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    Robert Rodriguez Launches Content Creation Contest with $250K Grand Prize Plus Mentorship

    Robert Rodriguez has launched Green Label Studios: Open Call, a project which provides aspiring filmmakers the opportunity to win a $250,000 production grant to create content for Green Label’s website. Plus, the winner gets a mentorship with Rodriguez, and executive producer-writer Roberto Orci (“S...

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    Lena Dunham's Not Sure If She Wants to Act Anymore

    Lena Dunham's hilarious turn on this past weekend's SNL reiterated something: Aside from being a talented writer and director, the woman's got delivery chops. She's easily the strongest actress of the four female leads on "Girls." But, per an interview with Glamour magazine, Dunham may not want to b...

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