There is a sketch comedy crisis in television, but it has little to do with "Saturday Night Live."
Bob Johnson, who created BET in 1980, is banking on YouTube's pay-channel platform as a way to produce a host of new programming aimed at African-American audiences -- movies and shows he says would…
With big media congloms absent from YouTube's lineup of 53 Internet pay channels, children's programming could be the sole category in the bunch that has any chance of ringing the cash register. For…
Qualcomm CEO Dr. Paul Jacobs faced a big challenge when he accepted the opening keynote position at CES this year. To date, only two people had taken the stage -- Bill Gates and Steve Jobs.
A devastating economic downturn. Widespread government assistance. Financial hucksters. And an ecological disaster fueled by man-made factors
One striking fact about campaign 2012 was how many memes were created, with images and phrases seared into memory: Empty chairs, binders full of women, self-deportation, Big Bird, "You didn't build…
Mitt Romney's vow to cut federal funding for PBS at last night's debate --- even as he said he "loved" Big Bird and liked debate moderator Jim Lehrer --- has triggered a rebuke from public…
Despite GOP frontrunner Mitt Romney's call for ending federal funding for public broadcasting, PBS execs say that it will be the viewing public that determines whether the network will thrive or…
Seeking to capture the fan/collectors/enthusiast gene, "The Big Year" uses Mark Obmascik's book about obsessed "birders" and transforms it into a genial if slow-moving, almost sleepy comedy.
Kermit Love, the costume designer who helped puppeteer Jim Henson create Big Bird and other "Sesame Street" characters, died June 21 of heart failure in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. He was 91.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar