The Hollywood Radio and Television Society (HRTS) has added a fresh group of industry honchos to its officer ranks. Bela Bajaria, exec veep of Universal TV, has been named president; CAA’s co-head of…
HBO's "True Blood" seventh season next year will be its last, the network announced today.
Among the central shifts in the TV landscape is the ability to make programs profitable because a small but loyal audience will pay for them via one platform or another.
HBO will sink its fangs into “True Blood” for a seventh season, it was announced today. Paybler plans to bow the seventh run of the vampire drama next summer. "’True Blood’ remains a signature show…
HBO Documentary Films will air a documentary on the battle to overturn California’s Proposition 8, with exclusive access to Ted Olson and David Boies as they represented two California same-sex…
HBO has handed a second season to “Vice,” ordering 12 episodes for the newsmagazine’s second run and slating them for 2014. "’Vice’s’ fearless, irreverent style of news coverage has produced a…
President Obama trekked to Santa Monica on Friday, speaking to a gathering of entertainment executives and politicos at the home of Peter Chernin and his wife, Megan. The event, with tickets starting…
Thirty-nine recipients of the 72nd Annual Peabody Awards will be honored May 20 at the Waldorf-Astoria in Gotham. The Peabodys, bestowed by the U. of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism and Mass…
Shane Smith's multi-media company Vice enters new territory on April 5 when HBO turns it into a cabler news magazine. Not included in “Vice” the TV show, however, are the nudity and sex that gave the…
Though HBO has a solid slate of drama skeins, programming president Michael Lombardo said one of the goals for 2013 is to add more hourlong original series to the pay cabler.