UPDATE: In updated national estimates from Nielsen, Thursday's first round of the NFL Draft averaged 9.94 million viewers on ESPN -- a 60% gain vs. last year (6.20 million) and by far the…
CBS won the opening night of the May sweep Thursday behind "The Big Bang Theory," but it and some other shows on the competition sagged as live distractions including the NFL Draft and NBA Playoffs…
“We're into this thing a little over an hour. How do you like it so far?” Chris Berman bellowed during the opening portion of ESPN's NFL draft coverage, traditionally one of the more mystifying…
Diddy, Terry Crews join Kevin Costner comedy, which will shoot scenes at Thursday's NFL Draft event in New York City.
The NFL draft may still be a couple weeks away but the Kevin Costner sports dramedy “Draft Day” which is set around the event is beginning to fill its ensemble team, as Jennifer Garner is in…
Tribeca has added five more documentaries as part of its annual sports programming co-presented with ESPN, which bows with the world preem of "Big Shot," a hockey doc by Kevin Connolly ("Entourage").
The 2012 Black List was compiled from the suggestions of over 290 film executives, each of whom contributed the names of up to 10 of their favorite scripts that were written or are somehow uniquely…
Rajiv Joseph was a Pulitzer finalist for Broadway's "Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo" while Scott Rothman crafted screenplays like "Fratboy." ("Not," he clarifies, "a finalist for the Pulitzer.")
Herbert Lom, the Czech-born actor who appeared in a variety of English films, including classic Ealing comedy "The Ladykillers," before becoming famous as the always-outraged boss of the inept…
A mostly original lineup helped Fox finish on top of the ratings heap in key demos last week, but the net's aura of invincibility in the May sweep may be fading.