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    'Beckham' Actor to Portray Elvis on TV

    Irish actor Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, who played the soccer coach in 2002's "Bend It Like Beckham," will star as Elvis Presley in a four-hour miniseries to air on CBS.

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    Stealth Research

    Laid up with mononucleosis during his freshman year at Harvard, Rob Cohen asked his roommate to get him a book on photography. When the roommate returned instead with a book on cinematography, Cohen, too weak to protest, became engrossed in its contents. After recovering, he got hold of a used ...

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    Bruckheimer Pilots get Call from NBC, WB

    In a flurry of pilot activity Monday, producer Jerry Bruckheimer received two drama pilot pickups -- one at NBC for "E-Ring" and one at the WB Network for an untitled project from writer Jonathan Shapiro.

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    Editor-in-Chief Sherry

    Editor-in-Chief Sherry Eaker

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    Calif. Readies for New Movie Piracy Law

    Sneaking a camcorder into a movie theater will soon be a crime in California under a new law designed to protect both copyrights and the livelihood of thousands of movie industry workers.

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    'SNL,' Conan Added to NBC Online

    NBC has added a slew of original and exclusive content from its late-night programming to NBC.com, including "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," "Late Night With Conan O'Brien," and "Last Call With Carson Daly."

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    t's not hyperbole to say there's no actor like

    t's not hyperbole to say there's no actor like William Shatner. The man is a bona fide pop culture icon, a whip-smart industry veteran, and a force of boundless energy. He is also quite possibly the only actor to ever inspire his own encyclopedia: It's called The ...

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    Actor-Director Unveils His Inner 'Fat Girl'

    21-year-old Ash Christian is living proof that being a chubby gay kid from Paris, Texas, doesn't mean you can't direct and star in a movie.

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    Made Contacts Through a Temp Job?

    Back Stage is seeking actors to talk about their experiences using temp employment to network and meet fellow actors. Do you have a success story you'd like to share where working a temp job helped you make an important connection or book a job?

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    Rapper Ludacris to Make 'Simpsons' Cameo

    Ludacris will make a cartoon cameo in the 400th episode of "The Simpsons" as a tube of toothpaste that raps, of all things.