National Public Radio has named TV and digital biz vet Jarl Mohn as president and CEO. Mohn will fill the role left vacant since last year when Gary Knell exited to take over the helm of the National…
Tavis Smiley has what could be deemed the perfect talkshow host name -- upbeat and amiable -- but growing up, he was often the butt of belittling schoolyard jokes. "When I was a kid, I hated my…
Fox 2000 has bought a pitch from Chernin Entertainment and screenwriter Patrick Aison that is based on an NPR report about drug trafficking in Ecuador. Chernin will produce with Chris Cowles and…
Jimmy Kimmel took great joy last night in unveiling to the world that he was behind the viral video “Worst Twerk Fail EVER – Girl Catches Fire!” — and he was especially pleased the media at large…
Marian McPartland, a renowned jazz pianist and host of the National Public Radio show “Piano Jazz,” died of natural causes Tuesday night at her Port Washington home on Long Island. She was 95. Over a…
Gary Knell came aboard NPR at the end of 2011, a seeming antidote to a staff and membership roiled by controversy and facing something of an identity crisis: In an age when content is available via…
Ophira Eisenberg's comic memoir "Screw Everyone: How I Slept My Way to Monogamy" is headed for the big screen with Zucker Prods. acquiring feature rights.
What does a radio show look like on a big screen? Many more listeners of National Public Radio's irreverent quiz show “Wait Wait Don't Tell Me” will be able to find out when the live show hits 600…
PBS, NPR and public stations are once again sounding the alarm as House Republicans have proposed zeroing out federal funding for public broadcasting.
National Public Radio topper Kevin Klose dramatically apologized Wednesday to a conservative Christian lobby for a news story mentioning the religious org in connection with the anthrax investigation.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$21.7M Disney 25.48%