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Kanye West, EMI Back In Court After Failing To Finalize Settlement

The legal dispute between Kanye West and EMI may again become live thanks to a failure to finalize the terms of a settlement agreement. On…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | December 24, 2019 - 9:50 am

Cats Is Being Updated With “Improved Visual Effects”

How many lives does Cats have? On Friday -- the movie's opening day -- Universal notified thousands of theaters they will be receiving…
Pamela McClintock / The Hollywood Reporter | December 21, 2019 - 7:31 pm

Marvin Gaye Family Claims In Court That Pharrell Williams Committed Perjury

Love it or hate it, the "Blurred Lines" case became a signature moment this past decade after Pharrell Williams, Robin Thicke, and a song publisher…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | December 9, 2019 - 9:38 am

Billie Eilish Lands Massive Payday For Apple TV+ Documentary

Billie Eilish’s big 2019 is culminating as she nears a deal with Apple TV+ for a documentary that comes with a $25 million price tag,…

Marc Jacobs Countersues Nirvana Over Smiley Face Design

Marc Jacobs has doubts that Kurt Cobain created a smiley face design that is the subject of an ongoing legal fight. On Tuesday, via counterclaims…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | November 27, 2019 - 4:48 pm

Taylor Swift’s Ex-Record Label & American Music Awards Reach Deal Ahead of Decade-Spanning Performance

After a dispute last week that put Taylor Swift's American Music Awards performance into question, the singer's former record label and American Music Awards producer…
Hilary Lewis / The Hollywood Reporter | November 18, 2019 - 3:24 pm

Spike Lee To Direct ’80s Hip-Hop Romeo & Juliet

Spike Lee is headed to the 1980s hip-hop scene.
Borys Kit / The Hollywood Reporter | November 14, 2019 - 9:59 am

Simpsons Episode Featuring Michael Jackson Kept Off Disney+

The full Simpsons library is available to stream for the first time in the show's history thanks to Disney+, but a once popular (now infamous)…
Ryan Parker / The Hollywood Reporter | November 13, 2019 - 7:17 pm

Kanye West Calls Himself A “Christian Genius Billionaire,” Talks 2024 Presidential Run, Algae Sneakers

During the fifth annual Fast Company Innovation Festival in New York on Thursday (11/7), Kanye West surprised the crowd by showing up for a panel…
Ingrid Schmidt / The Hollywood Reporter | November 8, 2019 - 10:29 am

Sharon Stone Sues Rapper Chanel West Coast Over “Sharon Stoned” Track

Famous name drops in rap songs are far from uncommon, but Sharon Stone is suing Chanel West Coast for using her moniker dozens of times…
Ashley Cullins / The Hollywood Reporter | November 6, 2019 - 9:32 am

Lady Gaga, Ridley Scott Team For Movie On Gucci Grandson Murder

Fresh off her lead breakout in Bradley Cooper's A Star Is Born, Lady Gaga is teaming up with Ridley Scott to make a movie about…

Appeals Court Revives Copyright Suit Over Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off”

Does Taylor Swift believe there are haters at the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals? Because on Monday, in a bit of a surprise, the federal…
Eriq Gardner / The Hollywood Reporter | October 29, 2019 - 10:01 am

Mary J. Blige, Marc Maron Cast In Aretha Franklin Biopic Respect

Oscar-winner Forest Whitaker and Marlon Wayans have joined Jennifer Hudson in MGM’s Aretha Franklin biopic, Respect.
Borys Kit / The Hollywood Reporter | October 18, 2019 - 4:20 pm

Cynthia Erivo To Play Aretha Franklin In National Geographic’s Genius

National Geographic has found its Queen of Soul.
Rick Porter / The Hollywood Reporter | October 3, 2019 - 6:43 pm

Billy Joel’s Catalog Is The Basis For A New Anthology TV Series

Rocketman, prepare to meet "Piano Man."
Lesley Goldberg / The Hollywood Reporter | September 25, 2019 - 11:08 am

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