After nearly three years out of spotlight, former ABC Entertainment chief Stephen McPherson is quietly returning to TV biz thanks to a production pact with Lionsgate TV and development commitments at…
Call her Tribune’s executive in charge of retransmission consent deals. Tribune Co. boss Peter Liguori has recruited NBCUniversal exec Dana Zimmer to serve as prexy of distribution for Tribune…
Nancy Dubuc's rise to the top of A+E Networks is now complete. The exec who has steered the group encompassing A&E Network, History and Lifetime to new heights will be promoted to prexy and CEO of…
The major nets are going overboard in efforts to squeeze new shows out of existing skeins with very special backdoor pilot episodes.
Shrinking release slates, a focus on tentpoles and the emergence of a 'new normal' in the homevid market has allowed the largest media congloms to boost the financial performance of their movie…
George Lopez’s latest sitcom venture has landed at FX. The cabler has ordered 10 segs of “Saint George,” which will be produced by Lionsgate TV and Debmar-Mercury under Debmar’s trademark “10/90”…
Nerves were on edge at KTLA Studios on Tuesday night when the lot was evacuated for more than two hours after a bomb threat that police said turned out to be a prank. The call came in to the station…
CBS and Lionsgate have tapped a new leader for TV Guide Network, the first exec move since the Eye bought a half interest in the cabler last month. Brad Schwartz, a former programming exec at Fuse…
DirecTV is close to finalizing a deal with Momentum Television for a 1o-episode drama series from Neil LaBute for its Audience Network channel. Half-hour drama dubbed “Full Circle” revolves around…
Sinclair Broadcast Group is adding some large-market heft to its station holdings with a $373.3 million deal to acquire Seattle-based Fisher Communications.
NBC sees Fallon as its best hope to maintain Tonight Show's appeal to mainstream auds.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)