What’s Tom Rothman looking for in his new deal with Sony? “Hits!” “I've always made money for my bosses and shareholders and I sure in heck intend to now,” Rothman said via phone on Thursday, several…
Amid a backdrop of record-low ratings for some broadcast shows, cable is feeling pretty good about its prospects in this year's upfront advertising sales derby.
Bravo straddles the hybrid comedy/improv/unscripted realm a tad uncomfortably in "LOLwork," a series the channel bills as a "doc-com," but which essentially just resembles "The Office" without the…
Hollywood's below-the-line unions and the conglomerates have suspended negotiations, three weeks after starting talks on a new master contract -- with four months to go before the current master…
Warner Bros. Television Group and ABC have struck a deal that will likely be the first in a series between the studio and all the broadcasters rearranging the traditional rights in syndication and…
Caroline Hirsch transformed a cabaret club into the premiere showcase for standups both rising and famous.
Health care costs are emerging as the key issue in next year's contract negotiations for Hollywood's two below-the-line unions, the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical & Stage Employees and the Intl…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has launched an organizing drive for visual effects artists -- an area that's one of the largest non-unionized sectors in show business.
In a surprising show of union solidarity, the DGA has agreed to share its inside info on new-media compensation with striking scribes.
Back to Emmy coverage DRAMA SERIESThe West Wing NBC, John Wells Productions in association with Warner Bros. Televison Aaron Sorkin, Executive ProducerThomas Schlamme, Executive ProducerJohn Wells…