Although Billie Jean King is described as the first "sports figure" to be featured on "American Masters," her cultural influence obviously goes well beyond lobs and volleys, as this crisp 90-minute…
With the Toronto Film Festival a little over a month away, Paramount Pictures' looks to be prepping its acquisition strategy by upping Syrinthia Studer (pictured) to senior VP, marketing and…
Amazon.com 's streaming war with Netflix continues apace, as the Internet retail expanded its multiyear licensing agreement with PBS for hundreds of additional episodes of shows including NOVA…
'Downton Abbey' vets Zoe Boyle and Iain Glen will also join the cast.
Westdoc co-founders Richard Propper and Chuck Braverman are gearing up for the conference's fourth edition at the Landmark cinemas in West Los Angeles. The West Coast docu and unscripted conference…
“There are more ways to bully these days: it can come from online, and via social media." Michelynn Woodard is vice prexy of philanthropy for JCPenney. She joined the company in April after 15 years…
A fleet of comedians and filmmakers are hoping to replicate the direct-to-consumer model popularized by Louis C.K. via a new product enabling self-service digital distribution.
Outlining a number of areas in which he would cut from the federal budget, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney told Fortune magazine that he would eliminate federal funding for PBS, the…
A PBS-branded channel will launch in Blighty on Nov. 1 on paybox BSkyB, the U.K. channel's general manager Richard Kingsbury revealed Thursday.
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