It is a truism of the television biz that a single hit show can turn a network around. For Showtime, the dawn of "Dexter" in 2006 didn't so much turn the ship around as it charted a course for the…
Arsenio Hall is off to a good ratings start with his new latenight program, which scored the highest-rated premiere week for any syndicated talkshow in key demos in seven years. Overall, according to…
The CW has found its Flash: Grant Gustin. The actor, best known for his role as the villainous Sebastian on “Glee,” will play Barry Allen in the second season of “Arrow.” The network is considering…
This tiresomely vulgar outing should run out of B.O. gas once word gets out.
Recently, Emily Mortimer says, she and her fellow cast members on HBO's "The Newsroom" decided that bringing Aaron Sorkin's rhythmic and plentiful dialogue to life "is like doing an action movie with…
The metaphorical aspects of the supernatural have already been given quite a workout in "True Blood," which is why BBC America's three-part "In the Flesh" appears to be following a well-trod path by…
With the upfronts looming next week and ABC in last place among the coveted 18-49 demo, Disney chief Bob Iger has one request for network: "We could use a few more new hits and hits that we own."…
The album is an antiquated construct that fits the modern era not at all but it sustains because it's the only way artists and labels have figured out how to make money.
Digesting the ratings for "Hannibal" – which considering the list of ingredients, including a presold title, heavy marketing and mostly positive reviews, have to be considered disappointing – one…
Smallscreen stars get an education as they go behind camera
"It was actually a complete surprise. I was out Christmas shopping for my young son, and didn't even realize the Golden Globe nominations were today." -- Elton John, score, "Gnomeo and Juliet"