Time Warner shares were on the upswing Friday on speculation that CEO Richard Parsons is prepping to announce his resignation as early as next week.
Joey Bishop, the stone-faced comedian who found success in night clubs, television and movies but became most famous as a member of Frank Sinatra's boisterous Rat Pack, has died at his home, his…
It happened about a week ago. I was on duty, sifting through a stack of screeners of second and third episodes of fall series, not feeling particularly eager to view any of them, and as my thoughts…
The reels kept coming in every few months to the Disney Channel offices in Burbank. A gawky pre-teen girl with a charming Tennessee drawl was determined to land the role of her dreams in a show that…
AFI will present its 36th annual life achievement nod to Warren Beatty. "Warren Beatty has charmed moviegoers as a dynamic leading man from his first moment onscreen," said AFI board chairman Howard…
In another sign of tough times for publicly held newspaper concerns, Dallas-based Belo Corp. said Monday that it has approved plans to split its TV station and newspaper holdings into two separately…
Martin Manulis, the television producer who worked with John Frankenheimer, Arthur Penn, Rod Serling and George Roy Hill early on in their careers as the creator of CBS' "Playhouse 90," has died. He…
You need a spreadsheet these days to keep track of the many ways in which TV shows are distribbed online. Apple's iTunes ignited the download-to-own business two years ago with its groundbreaking…
Do not count Leslie Moonves among the media-titan CEOs who toss and turn at night fretting about the future of the traditional television business.
Here's more proof that Troy, Gabriella, Sharpay and the gang speak a universal language: "High School Musical 2" demolished local ratings records in its Australia preem Saturday.