NBCUniversal, in a tacit acknowledgement the portfolio of cable networks it has amassed since the company was taken over by Comcast in 2011 had grown unwieldy, moved unexpectedly Monday to realign…
Nothing But Nets
After weeks of haggling and mud-slinging, CBS and Time Warner Cable remained deadlocked over retransmission fees — resulting in blackouts Friday afternoon of CBS stations in New York, L.A., Dallas…
ABC News is preparing to air a special report when jurors in the much –covered George Zimmerman trial reach a verdict, a signal that a story that has primarily been considered one more platelet in…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
TV remains the biggest recipient of ad dollars, but winning cash is growing more complicated, as advertisers yearn to test out social media and mobile devices.
TV's upfront market appears to have hit a snag. The annual ad-sales frenzy during which the nation's TV outlets attempt to sell the bulk of their ad inventory for the coming year is turning out to be…
Longtime TV exec Garth Ancier is going retro with a new cable networks venture, and he's brought industry veterans Diane Robina, Alan Goodman and Michael Ross along for the trip.
It's one of among a handful of strategies being pursued by its owners, sources confirmed in the wake of a report Monday from Reuters suggesting the streaming service could be unloaded by News Corp…
Variety feted for building bridges between Hollywood and UN
Gore manages and directs large-scale partnerships to promote and bring awareness to UN programs. She currently leads the Nothing But Nets and Girl Up campaigns, and manages partnerships with the UN…
Zapotoczny has a history of connecting Hollywood to philanthropy, such as when she founded and served as the exec director for Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity. A former producer and VP of…
The general public seems to think showbiz people are shallow and self-absorbed. Frequently that's true -- let's compare notes sometime! -- but many individuals and companies are caring and generous.