Lord knows magazines need to creatively exploit new revenue streams, but why viewers need an Esquire network remains a mystery. Having finally settled on a Comcast channel to displace (Style, we…
Embattled TV chef Paula Deen fought back tears as she as greeted by cheers and a standing ovation from a crowd of over 1,500 during an appearance at the Metropolitan Cooking & Entertaining Show in…
How times have changed. A few decades ago, a TV chef might have a companion cookbook. Martha Stewart upped the stakes by creating an empire dedicated to elegant entertaining. But many of today's top…
he Food Network is being joined by 28 other cable networks to raise awareness of childhood hunger in the U.S. during September.
Scripps Networks Interactive second second-quarter net income rose about 12.2% as ad sales and affiliate fees boosted performance for the owner of HGTV, Travel Channel and The Food Network. Second…
Relativity Television, formerly known as RelativityREAL, has honed in on one high volume genre of the unscripted biz with a new unit dedicated to lifestyle programming. The new unit, dubbed…
In a pre-Cannes move, Robert Downey Jr. has joined Jon Favreau's comedy "Chef," with production starting July 8 in Los Angeles.
After a handful of studio blockbusters, Jon Favreau may be looking to take on a smaller scale film with the indie comedy "Chef."
"Food is the new sports," a media buyer told me the other day as I was trolling to get a sense of how this year's upfront advertising sales market is shaping up for the big broadcast and cable nets.
HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and ABC's "Modern Family" have scored two Directors Guild of America TV nominations each in the comedy category and Patty Jenkins took a pair of nods.