Joshua Jackson has joined the cast of Showtime’s drama pilot “The Affair.” He’ll play a hard-edged cowboy who manages a ranch on Long Island and is married to a woman who begins an affair with a…
CBS now has a blacker eye among some viewers, as the contract dispute with Time Warner Cable — which has left its stations dark for more than 3 million cable subscribers — stretches into its third…
I found myself a little star struck on Sunday night while covering the backstage quip room at the Writers Guild Awards. From Tom Stoppard and Tony Kushner to Vince Gilligan and Matt Weiner, a steady…
Calling Matt Groening the "Johnny Appleseed of animation writers,"
Joshua Brand and John Falsey come full circle as WGAW's Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award honorees. Brand says their first series, "St. Elsewhere," was "greatly influenced" by Chayefsky's satirical film…
For the first time since bunking together, Disney's twin toon shops have begun to bear a resemblance to each other.
Hollywood is bemoaning the eroding bankability of movie stars because it represents yet another threat to traditional showbiz economics.
As CBS' senior VP of daytime, Angelica McDaniel oversees the Eye's two sudsers and gameshows and a talkshow.
TNT is expanding their drama development slate with five more script orders, as well as ordering a pilot from Mark Burnett on the reality front.
A Tumblr blog gets thousands of followers by juxtaposing classic "Peanuts" cartoons with unrelated tweets. But "Peanutweeter" was shut down in June, several months after launching, due to a takedown…
By blending the physical humor of pratfalls and slapstick with witty one-liners, bizarre characters and the occasional pun, Josh Fadem's act is as much Charlie Chaplin and the Three Stooges as it is…