Tag Archives: State governments of the United States

Flight of Big-budget Films Costs 50,000 Jobs

The loss of big-budget movies like “The Hobbit” to New Zealand and “Iron Man 3” and “Oz, The Great and Powerful” to North Carolina and Michigan, is costing California nearly 50,000 jobs and $410 million in state and local tax revenues, according to a study released Thursday by the Southern[...]

Eva Longoria speaking at 2012 Democratic National Convention

HollywoodNews.com: Eva Longoria has been a strong supporter of President Barack Obama, and now she is continuing to do that at the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Longoria will reportedly be speaking at the event that takes place in Charlotte, North Carolina, states UsMagazine.com. The event will take place from Tuesday, September[...]

Tom Sherak was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

HollywoodNews.com: Tom Sherak was re-elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences tonight by the organization’s Board of Governors. This will be his third consecutive one-year term in the office. Sherak is beginning his ninth year as a governor representing the Executives Branch. He had previously[...]