The Hollywood Reporter’s list of its 10 best stories of the week:
HOW PRESIDENT OBAMA’S ELECTION WIN IMPACTS HOLLYWOOD (ANALYSIS)
What the president’s re-election means for industry causes like SOPA, Israel and the environment as showbiz flexes its political muscle.
`THE HOBBIT’ PRODUCERS SUE `AGE OF THE HOBBITS’ STUDIO FOR TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT
Warner Bros., New Line Cinema, MGM and producer Saul Zaentz seek to stop the low-budget film for allegedly violating their rights to the `Hobbit’ name.
JARED LETO RETURNING TO ACTING WITH `DALLAS BUYER’S CLUB’
The 30 Seconds to Mars frontman joins Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Garner in the AIDS drama, playing a flamboyant cross-dresser.
KIM DOTCOM’S `ME.GA’ PLAN FOILED BY SMALL AFRICAN NATION
Gabon forbids the Megaupload founder from using their .ga domain.
FOX NEWS TOPS CABLE’S ELECTION NIGHT RATINGS, GROWS FROM 2008
Winning primetime in total viewers — and thus far shy of only NBC across all nets — first numbers have the network earning its most-watched block ever.