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  • UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Defends Her World Title, Remembers ‘Furious 7′ Co-Star Paul Walker
    UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Defends Her World Title, Remembers ‘Furious 7′ Co-Star Paul Walker Debbie Emery - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 7:26 AM SGT

    UFC world champion, Olympic medalist, Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue model and Hollywood action star – there doesn’t seem to be anything that Ronda Rousey can’t do. As she prepared to defend her bantamweight title in UFC 184 on Saturday at the Staples … More »UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Defends Her World Title, Remembers ‘Furious 7′ Co-Star Paul Walker

    UFC Champion Ronda Rousey Defends Her World Title, Remembers ‘Furious 7′ Co-Star Paul Walker

    UFC world champion, Olympic medalist, Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue model and Hollywood action star – there doesn’t seem to be anything that Ronda Rousey can’t do. As she prepared to defend her bantamweight title in UFC 184 on Saturday at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles, Rousey talked to the media about …

  • Leonard Nimoy Gets Vulcan Salute From Astronaut at Space Station
    Leonard Nimoy Gets Vulcan Salute From Astronaut at Space Station Debbie Emery - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 7:18 AM SGT

    Tributes have been flooding in from all over the world for Leonard Nimoy following his death on Friday at age 83. One of the most unique messages of remembrance for the legendary “Star Trek” star came from the final frontier of space itself, when NASA … More »Leonard Nimoy Gets Vulcan Salute From Astronaut at Space Station

    Leonard Nimoy Gets Vulcan Salute From Astronaut at Space Station

    Tributes have been flooding in from all over the world for Leonard Nimoy following his death on Friday at age 83. One of the most unique messages of remembrance for the legendary “Star Trek” star came from the final frontier of space itself, when NASA astronaut Terry Virts posted a photo doing a Vulcan hand salute on the …

  • William Shatner Will Miss Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral
    William Shatner Will Miss Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral Linda Ge - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:55 AM SGT

    William Shatner will not be in attendance at “Star Trek” co-star Leonard Nimoy‘s funeral on Sunday, the actor shared Saturday morning. More »William Shatner Will Miss Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral

    William Shatner Will Miss Leonard Nimoy’s Funeral

    William Shatner will not be in attendance at “Star Trek” co-star Leonard Nimoy‘s funeral on Sunday, the actor shared Saturday morning.

  • ‘American Sniper’ Killer to Appeal Murder Conviction
    ‘American Sniper’ Killer to Appeal Murder Conviction Debbie Emery - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:45 AM SGT

    Eddie Ray Routh was found guilty of murdering “American Sniper” subject Chris Kyle on Feb. 24, but his lawyers are fighting the verdict and plan to ask a state appeals court to overturn the jury’s decision. His attorney, Warren St. John, claims that … More »‘American Sniper’ Killer to Appeal Murder Conviction

    ‘American Sniper’ Killer to Appeal Murder Conviction

    Eddie Ray Routh was found guilty of murdering “American Sniper” subject Chris Kyle on Feb. 24, but his lawyers are fighting the verdict and plan to ask a state appeals court to overturn the jury’s decision. His attorney, Warren St. John, claims that the notoriety of the victim and publicity from Clint Eastwood‘s Oscar-winning …

  • Morocco reports six-fold spike in foreign filming Associated Press - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 2:06 AM SGT

    TANGIERS, Morocco (AP) — Morocco saw a six-fold increase in the amount of money foreign film companies spent in the country to make movies, the head of the film commission said Saturday. More »Morocco reports six-fold spike in foreign filming

    TANGIERS, Morocco (AP) — Morocco saw a six-fold increase in the amount of money foreign film companies spent in the country to make movies, the head of the film commission said Saturday.

  • Lupita Nyong’o’s Missing Oscar Dress Found Linda Ge - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 1:53 AM SGT
    Lupita Nyong’o’s Missing Oscar Dress Found

    Lupita Nyong’o‘s missing Oscar dress appears to have been recovered. The dress was found at the West Hollywood hotel from where it first went missing, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. “They found the dress inside of this black garment bag hidden behind a garbage bag under a counter,” Lt. Michael …

  • Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ Sharp Enough to Top Friday Box Office Todd Cunningham - The Wrap - Sun, Mar 1, 2015 12:12 AM SGT
    Will Smith’s ‘Focus’ Sharp Enough to Top Friday Box Office

    The Will Smith con man comedy “Focus” nabbed the No. 1 spot at the Friday box office with a $6.4 million first day for Warner Bros. “Focus,” Smith’s first big-screen outing since “After Earth” bombed two years ago, should wind up with around $20 million for the three days. That’s at the low end of expectations for the …

  • Spock's ears: A pointy trademark for Leonard Nimoy DERRIK J. LANG - Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 5:21 PM SGT
    FILE- This undated file photo shows actors in the TV series "Star Trek," from left, Leonard Nimoy as Commander Spock, William Shatner as Captain Kirk, DeForest Kelley as Doctor McCoy and James Doohan as Commander Scott. Nimoy, famous for playing officer Mr. Spock in “Star Trek” died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Los Angeles of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83. (AP Photo/Paramount Television ,File)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leonard Nimoy, who died Friday at age 83, likely had the most famous lobes in Hollywood. As the logical half-human, half-alien Mr. Spock in "Star Trek," his pointy Vulcan appendages became a signature — and a nuisance — for the actor. Here's a few facts about those iconic ears:

  • World's biggest private Harry Potter collection on display Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 1:26 PM SGT
    Harry Potter fans Mateo Lara, 5, right, and his brother Francisco, 7, pose for photos with a live owl inside an exhibition of the Guinness World Record holding collection of Harry Potter memorabilia, at the Mexican Museum of Antique Toys, in Mexico City, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015. Mexico's fan Menahem Asher Silva Vargas assembled the collection, which contains thousand objects, including figurines, wands, magazines, puzzles, and accessories. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — A young Mexican's fascination with Harry Potter has grown into the world's biggest private collection of toys, books, clothes and other items related to author J.K. Rowling's fantasy hero. Now, other fans have a chance to see it all.

  • Dress that 'greatly resembles' stolen Nyong'o gown recovered TAMI ABDOLLAH - Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:17 PM SGT
    FILE - In this Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, Lupita Nyong'o arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Los Angeles sheriff's spokeswoman Nicole Nishida said on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, that deputies have recovered a dress that "greatly resembles" the $150,000 custom Calvin Klein dress reported stolen from Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A white dress that strongly resembles the custom gown taken from Lupita Nyong'o's hotel room earlier this week turned up Friday under a bathroom sink in the same hotel, a Los Angeles County Sheriff's official said.

  • ‘Power/Rangers’ Bootleg Returns to Internet, Fans Rejoice Deborah Day - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 12:00 PM SGT
    ‘Power/Rangers’ Bootleg Returns to Internet, Fans Rejoice

    There appears to be a tentative peace in the “Power Rangers” universe between copyright holder Haim Saban and short film producer Adi Shankar, whose “Power/Rangers” bootleg film starring James Van Der Beek and Katee Sackhoff captivated franchise fans this week.

  • J.K. Simmons Schools Animal in Muppets-‘Whiplash’ Mash-Up Deborah Day - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 11:30 AM SGT
    J.K. Simmons Schools Animal in Muppets-‘Whiplash’ Mash-Up

    Oscar winner J.K. Simmons‘ “Whiplash” character Fletcher meets his match in Muppet drumming prodigy Animal.

  • Bruce Willis laments sudden end to action-thriller 'Wake' SANDY COHEN - Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 11:15 AM SGT
    FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2014 file photo, Bruce Willis and wife Emma Heming attend the 2014 Glamour Women of the Year Awards at Carnegie Hall in New York. Willis is not saying “Yippie-ki-yay” about the cancellation of his latest film. A spokesman for Willis told The Associated Press Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, that production of “Wake” was suddenly halted this week when financing fell through, and Willis is concerned that the crew is left jobless. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bruce Willis is not saying "Yippie-ki-yay" about the cancellation of his latest film.

  • Weinstein Company Wins Bidding War for Michael Keaton’s McDonald’s Movie ‘The Founder’ (Exclusive)

    In a competitive situation, the Weinstein Company has closed a deal to acquire “The Founder,” which is set to star Michael Keaton as McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc, multiple individuals familiar with the bidding war have told TheWrap. John Lee Hancock will direct from a script by Robert Siegel, and FilmNation is producing …

  • Kristen Stewart to Play a Lawyer-Turned-Teacher in Kelly Reichardt’s New Drama Jeff Sneider - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 9:29 AM SGT
    Kristen Stewart to Play a Lawyer-Turned-Teacher in Kelly Reichardt’s New Drama

    Kristen Stewart is joining Michelle Williams and Laura Dern in Kelly Reichardt‘s untitled indie drama, which has been revealed as a series of vignettes that follows the members of a small Montana community, TheWrap has learned.

  • James Franco in Early Talks to Star in Fox Comedy ‘Why Him?’ Linda Ge - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 8:56 AM SGT
    James Franco in Early Talks to Star in Fox Comedy ‘Why Him?’

    James Franco is in early negotiations to star in the Fox comedy “Why Him?,” an individual with knowledge of the project told TheWrap.

  • Jennifer Lawrence Denies Bad Blood With David O. Russell on Set of ‘Joy’ Jeff Sneider - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 8:25 AM SGT
    Jennifer Lawrence Denies Bad Blood With David O. Russell on Set of ‘Joy’

    Jennifer Lawrence took to Facebook on Friday afternoon to deny reports that she and director David O. Russell clashed on the set of 20th Century Fox’s “Joy,” in which the Oscar-winning actress plays Miracle Mop creator Joy Mangano. TMZ reported on an epic screaming match between Russell and Lawrence, though insiders suggest …

  • Animated Features Get the Biggest Boost From Twitter, Report Finds Steve Pond - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 7:55 AM SGT
    Animated Features Get the Biggest Boost From Twitter, Report Finds

    If you want to have a significant effect on the box-office take of a movie, tweet about how you want to see an animated family film five weeks prior to its release. A tweet about a comedy made the week of release, on the other hand, will only give the movie an extra $90, which is still enough to make Twitter a valuable …

  • Leonard Nimoy leaves legacy beyond science-fiction DERRIK J. LANG - Associated Press - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 7:47 AM SGT
    FILE - In this June 28, 1973 file photo, actor Leonard Nimoy speaks during an interview in New York. Nimoy, famous for playing officer Mr. Spock in “Star Trek” died Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Los Angeles of end-stage chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He was 83. (AP Photo/Jerry Mosey, File)

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Leonard Nimoy didn't just leave a lasting impression on the science-fiction world, he also left his mark on science itself.

  • Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Multiple Personality Movie ‘The Crowded Room’ Jeff Sneider - The Wrap - Sat, Feb 28, 2015 7:33 AM SGT
    Leonardo DiCaprio to Star in Multiple Personality Movie ‘The Crowded Room’

    Leonardo DiCaprio is gunning for an Oscar and he’ll play just about anybody — or rather, everybody — to get one, as the four-time acting nominee is set to star in New Regency’s multiple personality tale “The Crowded Room,” TheWrap has learned. After nearly 20 years of circling the role of Billy Milligan, DiCaprio has committed …

 
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