When TV writer-producer Tom Kapinos moved to Los Angeles to become a screenwriter, he immediately learned the industry's Golden Rule.
With cable continuing to draw viewers and new technologies eclipsing traditional distribution systems, there are few things more terrifying today than being a broadcast network executive. So it's…
As audiences grow more savvy about online marketing techniques, television networks are still figuring out how to make meaningful impressions.
Catapulting a speeding SWAT van end over end may not be a problem for those of us with superpowers--like "Heroes' " telekinetic Sylar -- but for mere mortals, like special effects supervisor Gary…
As a girl who booked her first modeling gig when she was 8 months old and hasn't stopped working since, Hayden Panettiere understands how it feels to be different.
Without its massive screener push, "Crash" might never have earned its Oscar nomination -- much less the best picture trophy that followed -- and similar examples exist in the world of television…
"How I Met Your Mother" loves the Internet. Last fall, the flagging CBS/20th Century Fox sitcom created an anonymous MySpace page honoring fictional pop star Robin Sparkles. When Sparkles was…
Hollywood isn't known for its stability (career or otherwise), which is why, breezing into its 400th episode, "The Simpsons" is such an anomaly. Twenty years after its gestation, it has lasted 10…
Since launching in 1987, Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards have staked their claim as the "fun" awards, where stars ambush each other with emerald slime. But the KCAs are anything but funny business.
When it comes to romance, "CSI: Miami's" Horatio Caine (David Caruso) may be one of the unluckiest men on television. Yet while the show's lead character can't seem to catch a break, "CSI: Miami's"…
It ain't easy being ugly. Just ask Betty Suarez, the frumpy, metal-mouthed lead of ABC's new fashion-world dramedy "Ugly Betty." Or ask America Ferrera, the actress who plays her.