Friday, December 4, 2020


70th Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals - Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Beyond ‘Serial’: Hollywood Eyes Gameshows in Booming Podcast Market

By Jill Serjeant LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  Four years after "Serial" put podcasts on the mainstream map with a twisty true crime murder story, Hollywood is rushing...
British singer Winehouse performs at the Brit Awards at Earls Court in London

Singer Amy Winehouse to Return to The Stage as A Hologram

By Lisa Richwine (Reuters)  Fans of late British singer Amy Winehouse, whose untimely death in 2011 at age 27 shook the music world, will be able...
People dressed in costume wait for arrivals at the European Premiere of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi', at the Royal Albert Hall in central London

Half of ‘Last Jedi’ Haters Were Bots, Trolls, Activists, Study Says

LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  How much did movie fans hate "Star Wars: The Last Jedi"? Perhaps not as fiercely as social media might suggest, according to a...
Cast members McLaughlin, Schnapp, Brown, Matarazzo and Wolfhard pose at the premiere for the second season of the television series "Stranger Things" in Los Angeles

Netflix Reaches for Emmys Milestone, But Can It Outpace HBO?

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters)  The next battle in the streaming TV wars will unfold on Monday's Emmys stage, where Netflix Inc aims to end...
First public day of the computer games fair Gamescom in Cologne

‘Play Anywhere’ Trend in Vogue as Germany’s Gamescom Fair Opens

COLOGNE, Germany (Reuters)  Playing video games anywhere is the new trend being promoted by the online entertainment industry as the annual Gamescom trade fair opens...
Angry Birds characters Bomb, Chuck and Red are pictured during the premiere in Helsinki, Finland

Angry Birds Maker Rovio’s Games Get Sales Boost

HELSINKI (Reuters)  Rovio Entertainment , the maker of the "Angry Birds" mobile game series and movie, on Friday reported an increase in second-quarter sales at...