Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
Facebook is gearing up a bid to siphon off ad dollars away from TV — aiming to mimic the reach of television to millions of eyeballs, but combined with the targeting of the Internet. It's not clear…
Time Warner Cable is “nearing” a deal with Apple to provide access to cable TV through the Apple TV set-top box, similar to the way the operator is working with Microsoft's Xbox 360 and Roku…
Variety honored New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Katherine Oliver, the Commissioner of the Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment, at an afternoon cocktail event in Gotham April 24.
When Michael Bloomberg became the mayor of New York on Jan. 1, 2002, he took the reins of a city still reeling from the devastating aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks just four months earlier.
Hoping to turn tweeters into viewers, Twitter appears to be gearing up to take on Hulu as a destination for premium TV video content: The social site is in advanced talks with Viacom and…
CANNES -- International TV news channels have been flexing their muscles on the beach in Cannes this week as the market becomes ever more competitive. Euronews, which reaches 400 million homes in 155…
With the end finally starting to come into view for broadcast TV pilot casting, Minnie Driver, Judd Hirsch, David Krumholtz, Lucy Liu, Hayden Panettiere, Matthew Perry, Jamie Lynn Sigler, Jordana…
News Corp. has brought in an outsider to lead Wall Street Journal parent Dow Jones and Co., appointing Bloomberg alum Lex Fenwick chief executive officer.
With the 2012 election entering full swing next year, former CNBCer and CBS News correspondent Trish Regan has joined Bloomberg TV as anchor, with a regular gig on the network's "Street Smart,"…