- New adaptation of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' heads to Broadway Updated: Feb-10-16 6:49 am
NEW YORK - Harper Lee's classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" - and its now-somewhat sullied hero Atticus Finch - are heading to Broadway in a new adaptation written by Aaron Sorkin.
- Real-life drama playing out in fight radio pioneer's fortune Updated: Jan-24-16 11:24 am
Himan Brown might have titled it: "The Brouhaha Over the $100 Million Estate."
- Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms Updated: Jan-23-16 3:07 pm
NEW YORK - The widespread outrage over two straight years of largely white Oscar nominees coalesced behind three damning, viral words: "OscarsSoWhite." The hashtag, which activist April Reign is credited with creating, lent social-media unity to a tide of frustration that on Friday led to diversity reforms announced by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.
- Path to reform for Oscars starts with studios, academy Updated: Jan-20-16 4:30 pm
NEW YORK - Change at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, where membership is for life, does not come easily. As Spike Lee said on Tuesday, its 6,000-plus membership can't be changed "hocus pocus, presto chango" overnight.