Netflix is launching four documentary films at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival, including one about Amanda Knox, the American woman who spent nearly four years in an Italian prison for…
ABC’s “Good Morning America” has landed the first interview with Amanda Knox just hours after an appeals court in Italy upheld the guilty verdict against the U.S. student and her ex-boyfriend for the…
What do CNN anchors Anderson Cooper and Piers Morgan have to do with "Black Hawk Down" or "Gladiator"? Nothing - until June 23. That's when the Time Warner cable-news outlet will launch a new series…
After wasting its "The Voice" lead-in on low-rated dating show "Ready for Love" the last few Tuesdays, NBC took no chances this week, expanding the music contest to two hours and winning the night in…
The Chernin Group has acquired a stake in Base79, a leading online video network specializing in building robust channels on YouTube for premium content partners out of the United Kingdom.
History, Lifetime and A&E don't exactly cater to the same auds, but they share a philosophy and corporate culture that supports producers and encourages creative risk.
Katie Couric's new syndicated show launches Monday, Sept. 10, with guests Jessica Simpson and Sheryl Crow, who's written and performed the theme song for "Katie," called "This Day."
Hayden Panettiere has been working steadily since appearing as a young girl on sudsers "One Life to Live" and "The Guiding Light," but in 2006 her breakthrough performance came in the form of an…
The CBC has tapped former Echo Bridge Entertainment production exec Trevor J. Walton as executive director of commissioned and scripted programming for its English services, the Canadian pubcaster…
After two consecutive years with just a pair of miniseries being Emmy nominated for Emmys, the TV Academy announced in February that the movie and miniseries categories would be merged into one.
Telepics cover a wide swath of subjects, including tough cops, the beginning of reality TV and, almost, the end of the U.S. economy.