SXSW is adding a sports component, SXsports, to its 2014 slate, with a featured conversation between Simmons and Silver among the sessions.
Unlike today's adolescents dominating the YouTube, SoundScan story, Silver wasn't born yesterday, as in he's got a history.
Silver will contribute in multifacted role.
Statistician Nate Silver is heading from The New York Times to ESPN, and will take his FiveThirtyEight franchise with him. Silver, a number-cruncher who rose to fame by projecting the 2008 and 2012…
ABC Entertainment Group prexy Paul Lee is shaking up the leadership of ABC Studios, promoting Patrick Moran to exec VP with oversight of all creative and production operations. Barry Jossen…
Meredith Vieira’s hourlong daytime show has been sold to 10 NBC Owned TV Stations and will launch in fall of 2014. From NBCUniversal Domestic TV Distribution, “The Meredith Vieira Show” has been…
Kit Harington, Liam James and AnnaSophia Robb have also been tapped for kudos at the event, which will be broadcast for the first time on the CW on Aug. 1.
After producing record-breaking ratings for the pay TV net, “Ray Donovan” has been renewed by Showtime for a second season early into its first run. “Donovan,” created and exec produced by Ann…
The question of Bruce Rosenblum’s plan for his second act after a nearly 25-year run at Warner Bros. has been answered. The former Warner Bros. TV Group topper has joined Legendary Entertainment as…
“America’s oldest teenager” Dick Clark is being honored by Syracuse University. The college’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications revealed plans to name its renovated studio facilities Dick…
The El Rey Network, the cable startup from Robert Rodriguez and John Fogelman's FactoryMade Ventures, is speeding toward its soft launch in December, bolstered by a strategic partnership with…