No conversation about Nielsen in the media business is complete without the word "frustration." There's little about the pre-eminent TV measurement company that hasn't drawn complaints, particularly…
Amazon Studios has ordered a pilot for tyke show “Maker Shack Agency” from Electus Studios. Live-action project, aimed at kids ages 6-11, follows the exploits of a 13-year-old inventor and his two…
Brian Lewis, a longtime public-relations executive at 21st Century Fox's Fox News Channel, has been dismissed from the operation, a spokesperson for the company said Tuesday. Lewis was named…
Al Jazeera America's interim CEO and prez made one thing clear during a conference call Wednesday: the forthcoming network will be about hard news, not the salacious “infotainment” made popular on…
TNT has handed new seasons to three of its top summer series. “Rizzoli & Isles” has been renewed for a fifth season after ranking as basic cable's top series this summer. Drama averages 8.4 million…
There was no doubt that questions about managing Parkinson's disease would be the focus of NBC's TCA panel for “The Michael J. Fox Show.” After all the subject is a big thread in the show itself, in…
The squarest, clunkiest and certainly loudest movie of Guillermo del Toro's career plays like an extended 3D episode of "Mighty Morphin Power Rangers" on very expensive acid.
The 96 TV pilots shot in Los Angeles this year generated $277.8 million in production spending, up 6% over last year, according to the FilmL.A. permitting agency.
Leslie Moonves knew in 2000 that CBS wasn't where he wanted it to be, but he had a good idea of how he could turn his network around. And those plans included a liberal dose of successful filmmaker…
This found-footage tale of astronauts searching for signs of life near Jupiter is a reasonably plausible and impressively controlled achievement.