It's not like "Hannah Montana" needs the publicity. But Billy Ray Cyrus saw an opportunity to make headlines last week by extending an invitation to the first daughters in waiting, Malia and Sasha…
The downbeat mood of business in the U.S. is pervasive, penetrating even Hollywood's cloistered community. The entertainment biz seems to be battling the psychological effects of the worsening…
"Saturday Night Live" has added two femmes to its troupe on the heels of Amy Poehler's departure from the show last month.
NBC has called it a day for "My Own Worst Enemy." The Christian Slater drama from Universal Media Studios will stop production after it wraps filming on its current episode, the ninth seg in its…
HBO has greenlit production on the pilot for a fantasy drama series, "Game of Thrones," based on a book series by George R.R. Martin.
Mary Mazur has been upped to exec veep and chief content officer at pubcaster KCET.
The Ski Channel is about to hit the slopes. The Pacific Palisades, Calif.-based startup has raised enough coin to fully finance the channel through its launch and break-even phase, according to Ski…
Tribune Co. has posted a big third-quarter loss, fueled by declining revenues in a weak advertising market and the cost of mass layoffs at the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune and other newspapers.
Lifetime is ready to rock on with "Rita Rocks," while Soapnet is lathering up with three original series.
Fox has pushed back the premiere date of "Family Guy" spinoff "The Cleveland Show" to fall of next year.
Continuing its push into original nonscripted skeins, TV Land has ordered a hidden-camera series, "Make My Day," from producer Michael Davies and Sony Pictures Television.