Does a comedy about a government's Big Brother-like surveillance trivialize the issue — or can deft satire raise awareness of abuses of power? Either way, Condé Nast is hoping people click on Wired…
Intel has committed at least $2 billion to TV programming licensing deals for its forthcoming broadband TV service, according to sources familiar with the chipmaker's initiative, but so far it has…
Nielsen has reversed a two-year slide in the number of U.S. TV homes in which it tracks TV ratings thanks to a little help from a new calculus that takes into account broadband-connected TVs. The…
DreamWorks Animation announced Wednesday it has acquired AwesomenessTV, a teen-skewed YouTube channel, for $33 million. However, DWA could end up spending as much as $117 million depending on…
AT&T's U-verse customers now have access to live and on-demand programming from three cablers in the Disney/ABC Television Group fold across different Internet devices, and will soon be able to…
AT&T may be considering jumping into the deep end of streaming. Or it's just worried about someone else's streaming service washing away its customers.
The principal source of apprehension among the studio czars, when pressed, is that they're emotionally locked into a tentpole dependency — a film genre that not only defies cost controls but also…
At first blush, the roster of spoiler no-no's from exec producer Matthew Weiner accompanying the two-hour "Mad Men" premiere appeared so daunting that about all one could safely say is, "It's in…
Leonardo DiCaprio will star in and produce the feature "Legacy of Secrecy," based on the book about the John F. Kennedy assassination by Lamar Waldron and Thom Hartmann.
Despite admirable aspects, it's a less-than-magical history tour.