The U.S.' Hispanic population continues to grow faster than any other ethnic group, as reflected in the latest Nielsen Media data on household estimates for the new TV season. According to the…
"Synergy" has become a dirty word at times, especially since Sumner Redstone got it in his head that breaking up CBS and Viacom was a brilliant idea. Still, as Variety's Cynthia Littleton reports…
A sobering lecture on the Middle East as well as an interesting exercise in multimedia.
Vanity Fair is out with its latest 100 Most Influential power list, which only serves to remind us how idiotic and pointless such exercises usually are. When you put Johnny Depp ahead of Brian…
There's only so much space available for one of my regular columns, but the latest — about the tough choices facing the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in negotiating a new TV deal for the…
Syfy's reality TV is just plain weird – a mix of gearhead goofiness, a la "Mythbusters," and paranoid "What might be out there?" speculation, a la "The X-Files." Invariably, the shows feature teams…
"Roots" producer David L. Wolper was memorialized Tuesday afternoon for a career that spanned nearly a half-century as a visionary and showman.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences can count its blessings. . .
Oh no they didn't: Bravo — a.k.a. "The Real Housewives" channel — just announced "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" will premiere on Oct. 14. Apparently, "The Plastic Housewives" didn't clear…
First Tom DeLay, now Bristol Palin. I'm starting to wonder if "Dancing With the Stars'" producers are employing what might be called a red-state strategy. Obviously, the goal is to get names that…