Latest Fortune News


Breaking Bad Goes Out With A Bang

At last -- a popular television series that did not fade out into a twilight of controversy. Unlike the final episodes of The Sopranos, Lost, and, most recently Dexter, the finale of AMC's Breaking Bad...

Is American Idol Looking For An All-star Judging Table?

American Idol producer Nigel Lythgoe is aiming to replace the show's current judging panel with Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez, Pink and Sean Diddy Combs, the gossip website RadarOnline reported Monday, citing an unnamed Fox-TV insider....

Ex-child Star Deanna Durbin Dead At 91

Deanna Durbin, who received unprecedented fame and fortune as a child star in the 1930s but quit Hollywood at the age of 26 following a string of mediocre movies in the late 1940s, has died,...

It Lost Aol. Will Time Warner Now Lose Time In Its Name?

Time Warner may follow the example of News Corp and separate its publishing unit, Time Inc., from its other media holdings, published reports said on Wednesday. As first reported by Fortune magazine, a Time Inc....

Dish Named Worst Company In America To Work For

Analyzing the complaints posted at GlassDoor.com, where people review the businesses where they are employed, the website 24/7WallSt.com has determined that the worst company in America to work for is DISH network. The website considered...

3 Syndicated Shows Drew Bigger Ratings Than Most In Primetime

Three daytime syndicated shows are currently averaging ratings that many primetime shows would envy. The three are grabbing audiences averaging more than 10 million viewers a day. They are reruns of The Big Bang Theory...

Storm Wipes Out Syndicated Tv

Hurricane Sandy not only took down houses, trees, powerlines, traffic lights and billboards, it also took down virtually all the major syndicated television programs. Broadcasting and Cable observed that such shows as Entertainment Tonight, Judge...

Mel Gibson Furious About Payout To Ex

Mel Gibson is furious at the large divorce payout his ex-wife received.While it was previously revealed that Mel gave Robyn half of his estimated $850 million Fortune when they divorced in 2011 after 31 years...

Sajak And Trebek Sets Sights On Barker's Record

They have a few more years yet to go before they can challenge Bob Barker's record for the longest run as a television game-show host -- 35 years -- but Pat Sajak and Alex Trebek...

Will.i.am Inspired 'Fifty Shades Of Grey'

Will.i.am's song lyrics inspired the 'Fifty Shades of Grey' book and its subsequent novels.Author EL James has revealed the inspiration behind her raunchy writing is the Black Eyed Peas frontman.The novelist told how she listened...

Mel Gibson Shares Pension With Ex-wife

Mel Gibson's ex-wife Robyn received a huge chunk of his pension in their divorce.While it was previously revealed that Mel gave Robyn half of his estimated $850 million Fortune when they divorced in 2011 after...

Daniel Craig 'Shaken' By Fame

Daniel Craig was ''f**king shaken up'' by fame.The 'Skyfall' actor - who is married to Rachel Weisz - admits signing up to play James Bond was hard for him because he had previously mostly starred...

Nigel Lythgoe Remaking Fame Tv Show

Nigel Lythgoe is remaking 'Fame'. The 'American Idol' producer - who is also a judge on 'So You Think You Can Dance' - is planning a reimagining of the classic TV series, which followed the...

Kate Moss' Assets Rise To 12m

Kate Moss' assets have increased to £12 million in last year.The 38-year-old supermodel almost tripled her assets in the last 12 months with her company Skate LLP triple its income from £2.4 million in 2010...

Romney Would End Subsidy To Pbs

Mitt Romney's comment in a recent interview with Fortune magazine that he would eliminate subsidies to PBS, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Humanities is predictably being hailed by...

David Beckham To Be Worth More After Olympics

David Beckham is expected to bank a fortune in the next 12 months thanks to his involvement in the 2012 London Olympic Games and its opening ceremony.A leading Hollywood management and marketing agency said that...

Macaulay Culkin's Father Concerned About His Health

Macaulay Culkin's father and stepmother fear he is ''heavily into drugs''.The former child star has been pictured looking gaunt and thin, clutching his stomach and appearing to vomit in the street and his estranged father...

Beastie Boys Songs Banned From Adverts

Adam Yauch's will prevents his music being used in adverts. The Beastie Boys rapper - known as MCA - passed away from cancer in May aged 47, and his will lists a clause preventing his...

Michael Jackson Chimp Warned Him About Family

Michael Jackson was apparently convinced his chimpanzee Bubbles had an instinct for being able to tell who in his family was trying to live off his fortune.The late star is said to have barred siblings...

Heidi Montag Training Like An Olympian With Her Husband

Heidi Montag is training like an Olympian with her husband to stay in shape.The former 'The Hills' star exercises in Los Angeles with 28-year-old Spencer Pratt. The 25-year-old star told website Celebuzz: ''I'm doing Crossfit,...

Drake Slams Chris Brown In New Single

Drake has slammed Chris Brown in his new single 'Enough Said'.The rapper's latest track features previously unheard vocals by late R&B singer Aaliyah and has angered fans who have accused him of using the song...

Mel Gibson's Family Home On Market For 33m

Mel Gibson's former family mansion is being sold for $33 million.The 'Lethal Weapon' star's Connecticut home - which he shared with ex-wife Robin and their seven children until their bitter divorce in 2011 - has...

Mel Gibson's Family Home On Market For 33m

Mel Gibson's former family mansion is being sold for $33 million.The 'Lethal Weapon' star's Connecticut home - which he shared with ex-wife Robin and their seven children until their bitter divorce in 2011 - has...

Joseph Gordon-levitt: Scarlett Reached New Levels In Don Jon's Addiction

Joseph Gordon-Levitt insists Scarlett Johansson reaches new levels of acting in 'Don Jon's Addiction'.The 31-year-old star directs the 'Avengers Assemble' beauty in the forthcoming movie - which tells the story of the titular character's porn...

Adele Thrilled With Pregnancy

Adele feels like she has ''hit the jackpot'' after falling pregnant. The 24-year-old singer recently announced she and boyfriend Simon Konecki are expecting their first baby and the news has capped off a great year...

Katy Perry's Divorce Finalized

Katy Perry and Russell Brand's divorced was finalized this weekend.The couple filed a divorce agreement on February 8, but under Californian law this does not become official until six months have passed, meaning the pair...

Michael Jackson Estate Almost Debt-free

The Michael Jackson Estate has nearly paid off the singer's $500 million debt.The late singer's estate has allegedly made a fortune since his death in June 2009 and the earnings have neared the total sum...

Adele Splashes Out On Nursery

Adele has spent $54,000 on sound and lights for her baby's nurseries.The 24-year-old singer and her boyfriend Simon Konecki are expecting their first childtogether and the couple are sparing no expense in ensuring the tot...

Chris Brown Takes His Fortune To Number One In The U.s.

Chris Brown has doubled up on his luck - his new album Fortune has debuted at number one in America just days after scoring the top spot on the U.K. charts.It's the R&B star's second...

Rihanna Causes Restaurant To Close

Rihanna ordered so much food from a Portuguese restaurant that they had to close it.The 24-year-old singer performed at the Barclaycard Wireless Festival in London, England at the weekend and requested a delivery from a...

Fortune

Fortune Quick Links

News Pictures Video Music Festival RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.