Amazon, Microsoft bring Moxion’s portable batteries to Hollywood with $100M round

Moxion Power, a Bay Area builder of portable batteries for movie units, building websites, and occasions, stated it raised a $100 million Series B round and signed a deal with Sunbelt Rentals. Why it issues: Replacing noisy diesel mills could appear probably the most apparent functions for batteries. But making the expertise directly portable, reasonably … Read more

Hollywood Learned All the Wrong Lessons From ‘Avatar’

When the director James Cameron was engaged on Avatar, he was holding the greatest bargaining chip conceivable. His final main function, 1997’s Titanic, was the most profitable movie in Hollywood historical past, overcoming its budgetary woes and behind-the-scenes drama to develop into a box-office phenomenon not like every other. Avatar was one other dangerous wager … Read more

Danielle Pinnock went from spoofing Hollywood to starring in one of its hottest comedies

CNN  —  Danielle Pinnock can thank her mom’s wig for serving to her get the function of a lifetime. The actress stars as Alberta, a Prohibition-era lounge singer dwelling her finest afterlife in the CBS comedy “Ghosts,” which returns for its sophomore season on Thursday. Pinnock, who was accustomed to the UK model of the … Read more