ABC is eying a spinoff for its hit comedy “Modern Family,” Variety has confirmed. Deadline broke word of the spinoff earlier today. Though in preliminary stages, ideas being tossed around for the…
Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years and led the Japanese company's transition from traditional playing-card maker to videogame giant, died Sept. 19 of pneumonia at a hospital in…
It's big media vs. big government, a scenario being played out all over Latin America. But in Argentina, the battle is especially fierce.
Discovery Channel is so all over the place these days -- oscillating between classy nature documentaries and demo-pandering reality shows like "Porter Ridge" -- one hesitates to quibble about the…
The reaction across the globe to Russia's anti-gay laws has been vocal and swift, but Anton Krasovsky's experience offers insight into an issue that will most likely play out across the world's media…
When director J.J. Abrams yells "Action!" on the first new "Star Wars" film in almost a decade, it will be on a location or soundstage far, far from Abrams' home base of Los Angeles.
David Levy, the long-serving supervisor of ad sales, affilate relations and sports programming at Time Warner's Turner cable-network unit, is being upped to president in a move that brings an…
As much pride as Cheryl Boone Isaacs takes in becoming the first African-American president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, there is gratitude for those who guided her there.
CNN topper Jeff Zucker's plans for the network might be summed up by the following: Everything needs to change, but much of it is going to remain the same. In a brief but wide-ranging interview at a…
Paramount Pictures has named Amy Powell as president of Paramount Television. Powell will continue to head up Paramount's digital entertainment branch as well as InSurge Pictures. The move marks the…