Director John Singleton (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

NFL Launches Player Program On Movie Industry

The league said Monday that 20 current and former NFL players will take part.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2011

ROBERT DOWNEY JR. as Sherlock Holmes and JUDE LAW as Dr. James Watson in Warner Bros. Pictures' and Village Roadshow Pictures' action adventure mystery "SHERLOCK HOLMES: A GAME OF SHADOWS," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

‘Sherlock’ Slips With $40M Debut

Robert Downey Jr.’s sequel “Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows” debuted on top with a $40 million weekend, off 36 percent from the first installment’s $62.3 million debut two years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/19/2011

Left to right: Rango and Beans

‘Johnny Depp Is Rango’ A Twist On Old Westerns

‘Johnny Depp Is Rango’ is “an exciting new twist on the classic Western legend of the outsider who saves a town — and himself in the process.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/04/2011

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83rd Annual Academy Awards

Oscars go young and hip, with traditional results.


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Kristin Chenoweth Movie Filming At Fraser High School

The upcoming movie, “Family Weekend,” will be filming at Fraser High School.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2011

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Oscar Nominations To Be Announced This Morning

The nominations for the 83rd annual Academy Awards will be announced around 8:30 this morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2011


‘Social Network’ Big Winner At Golden Globes

The Facebook tale “The Social Network” won top honors Sunday at the Golden Globes with four prizes, including best drama and director, solidifying its prospects as an Academy Awards favorite.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/17/2011


Hallmark Channel Movie Filmed In Michigan

A TV movie starring Golden Globe award winner Jane Seymour that was filmed entirely at a home in Ada will premier Jan. 8.


Hollywood Legend Tony Curtis Dies

Actor Tony Curtis has died at the age of 85, according to a publicist for his daughter, Jamie Lee Curtis.