"Friends" co-creator David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik's Showtime comedy is a takedown of the backstabbing Hollywood power players who are too narcissistic to realize their own vulnerability. To wit…
Directing the now Emmy-nominated "Modern Family" episode "Arrested" may have been a dream come true for Gail Mancuso, but it dealt with a parent's — modern or not — nightmare. It found Sarah Hyland's…
The announcement that billionaire Jeff Bezos is buying the Washington Post — for $250 million, less than 1% of the Amazon patriarch's net worth — set off a predictable flurry of front-page coverage…
How do you get people to talk about and ultimately pay for your content when they aren’t able to see it for themselves? Solving that conundrum may be a top priority for executives at Al Jazeera…
Ever had a hard time leaving a job you love? Imagine being Greg Daniels. The "Office" creator was tasked with penning the show's finale and finding suitable endings for these beloved characters.
Who needs to invest in a scripted spinoff when all viewers really want is to hear chatter about their favorite program on an aftershow?
Pay TV biz, which is showing signs of strain because of fast-rising programming costs, is being mobbed by new entrants eager to grab a slice of the pie. Sony is aiming to launch an Internet video…
A&E had the competition ducking for cover Wednesday, as its redneck reality smash “Duck Dynasty” kicked off its new season with a whopping 11.8 million viewers — the largest audience ever for a…
At first glance, this year's slate of laffer helmers seems to be a distinctly modern bunch.
Way back in 1995, Lorne Michaels took a chance on a young director and put Beth McCarthy-Miller in charge of "Saturday Night Live." So it's kismet that former "SNL" writers Tina Fey and Robert…