Seven years after a bitter writers strike over new media, the Writers Guild of America reached a historic deal last spring with minimum terms covering "high-budget new media made for subscription…
The legacy of George and Weezy Jefferson has been credited with a great deal on many fronts: adding to diversity on TV, having one of the catchiest theme songs — and now, serving as the inspiration…
The other day I called Uber hoping for a good ride, not trying to endorse a new economic trend. But now I've learned that the Uberization of work is fast becoming a force in the economy — one that is…
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When it comes to Oscar pedigrees, it's hard to improve on that of Gkids, the distributor behind two of this year's nominated animated features, "Song of the Sea" and "The Tale of the Princess…
As the 2014-15 television season hits the halfway mark this month, here are a few little-known facts about the major networks: » CBS' primetime lineup is drawing more viewers than it did in 2003. »…
From Simon and Garfunkel to Kanye West: highlights, lowlights and controversies.
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Cast members may come and go but fresh faces help the landmark sketch comedy stay relevant through the years.
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2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Behind the Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)
- ‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Golden Reel Sound Editing Awards
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Make-Up and Hair Styling Awards
- A Low-Key Berlinale Yields Some Foreign Oscar Contenders to Watch