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Fox News Channel has long burnished slogans such as "Fair and Balanced" and "We Report, You Decide." But it may just as well have used this old chestnut: "If it ain't broke, don't fix it." For years…
For Oprah Winfrey and her eponymous network, it’s a long way from “Live your best life” to “Throw on Tyler Perry shows and hope something sticks.” Winfrey might be a big fan of Perry’s work — she…
For those who didn't find "Walk the Line" a sufficient exploration of the Johnny Cash-June Carter made-in-country-heaven romance, Lifetime putties in the gaps with "Ring of Fire," a handsome-looking…
Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) on Thursday unveiled legislation that would upend the cable and satellite business, forcing them to let customers pick-and-choose which channels they would like to get…
Seeking to put a twist on the typical close-to-the-vest development process the entertainment business has made standard practice, Amazon has given its massive user base access to samples of content…
Netflix CEO Reed Hastings recently donned his Carnac the Magnificent hat, predicting apps will gradually replace networks, and traditional TV channels "that fail to develop first-class apps will lose…
On staff on an interim basis since February, Rita Mullin has been named exec VP of programming and development at OWN.
When Harpo Studios vets Sheri Salata and Erik Logan took the reins of OWN this time last year, the network was seemingly in free fall, with weak ratings driving media and Wall Street speculation that…
Comcast is announcing a new subscription VOD service that is aimed squarely at countering Netflix but requires already paying for cable.
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