The drive-in movie stages a comeback in U.S. in coronavirus era

(Reuters) – The drive-in movie, dismissed by many as a relic of an earlier time in America, is making a comeback as entertainment seemingly designed for the coronavirus era.... Read more »

U.S. charges ousted Hollywood executive with defrauding pandemic loan program, BlackRock fund

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. prosecutors have charged the recently ousted owner of a Hollywood movie distributor with defrauding a federal coronavirus emergency relief program and a BlackRock Inc... Read more »

Broadway theaters to remain closed through Sept. 6

FILE PHOTO: The closed box office of the Shubert Theatre where the play “To Kill a Mockingbird” plays after it was announced that Broadway shows will cancel performances due... Read more »

Singer R. Kelly’s New York sexual abuse trial postponed to September

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Singer R. Kelly’s sexual abuse trial in New York has been postponed to Sept. 27 as a judge ruled on Thursday that the previously scheduled... Read more »

Harvey Weinstein free of coronavirus symptoms, spokesman says

(Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein, who is serving a prison sentence for rape, has no symptoms of the coronavirus, his spokesman said on Thursday, more than two weeks after a... Read more »

Broadway extends coronavirus shutdown through June 7

FILE PHOTO: Theatres are seen along West 45th Street as Broadway shows announced they will cancel performances due to the coronavirus outbreak in Manhattan, New York City, New York,... Read more »

Coronavirus fiscal fallout on U.S. muni issuers worries investors

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Investors in the U.S. municipal bond market are growing increasingly worried over the ability of states, cities and other debt issuers to weather the financial fallout... Read more »

Harvey Weinstein tests positive for coronavirus in prison: union official

(Reuters) – Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein, who is serving a prison sentence for sexual assault and rape, has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the head of... Read more »

Harvey Weinstein moved to maximum security prison in upstate N.Y.

(Reuters) – Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein on Wednesday was transferred to a maximum security prison in upstate New York to serve a 23-year sentence for sexual assault and... Read more »

Jurors in Robert Durst’s California murder trial see clips of ‘The Jinx’

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Los Angeles prosecutors on Wednesday played parts of movies they said incriminate Robert Durst, the New York real estate heir charged with murdering his best... Read more »