Roger King, CEO of CBS Television Distribution, died Saturday after suffering a stroke the day before at his home in Boca Raton, Fla. He was 63.
The writers strike has created all kinds of havoc for broadcast and cable nets during the past five weeks. HBO and Showtime have been no exception -- but in the long run, there may be some kind of…
The negotiations spin has gone nuclear. WGA West president Patric Verrone is sticking by his guns, asserting that the AMPTP is stalling at the current round of negotiations. The AMPTP, meanwhile, has…
As it prepares to close its $8.2 billion buyout deal, Tribune Co. has found itself at the center of a D.C. conspiracy theory involving the commission's controversial effort to repeal its…
Fox has greenlit another round of reality-competish series "Don't Forget the Lyrics," from RDF USA.
CBS News is promoting Maggie Rodriguez from the Saturday "Early Show" minor league to the weekday ayem big league, filling the co-anchor slot on the show that Hannah Storm will soon vacate.
With a growing roster of primetime skeins, RDF USA is beefing its executive roster with four hires.
The new-model Don Imus returned to Gotham's airwaves Monday with a big dollop of humility and a promise to mind his words more carefully.
No, seriously -- tell us what you really think. Variety surveyed subscribers last month in an effort to gauge the industry's perceptions of the Writers Guild of America strike that has crippled film…
WGA strike-related angst continues apace in the latenight realm. Conan O'Brien is digging deep to help his staff weather the shutdown, while Carson Daly is dodging the slings and arrows of WGA…
Former WMA TV topper Sam Haskell has inked a deal with Ballantine to publish a non-fiction book blending his experiences in showbiz with "life lessons" on ethics and morality.