Veteran media-industry reporter Howard Kurtz is leaving “Reliable Sources,” the CNN media-criticism program he has hosted since 1998, for a new roost at Fox News Channel. The 21st Century Fox-owned…
FX has given a 10-episode series order to a comedy starring Kelsey Grammer and Martin Lawrence. Series is produced by Lionsgate TV under distrib Debmar-Mercury's “10/90″ deal format that calls for…
Howard Kurtz referred to his own work as "sloppy and inexcusable," and acknowledged that as a media critic, he should be held to a higher standard. So was his on-air mea culpa an act of refreshing…
There has been a lot of bad, premature, jump-the-gun, alarmist, report-first-sort-out-the-damage-later reporting in the few days since the bomb blasts that rocked the Boston Marathon.
Veteran producer Teresa Enrich has been tapped as director of the Catalan Institute of Cultural Companies (ICEC), which runs Spain's biggest regional film fund.
"South Park" creators and exec producers Trey Parker and Matt Stone have teamed up with boutique merchant bank The Raine Group to create a new independent studio housing the duo's creative work and…
The broadcast networks' coverage of political conventions are but a whisper of the gavel-to-gavel days of election years past, but CNN will be devoting sunup to sundown attention to the gatherings.
CNN has suspended Fareed Zakaria, host of Sunday morning international affairs program "CNN: GPS" following his admission that he lifted portions of an article on gun control for Time magazine from a…
NBC News has tapped CNNer Tom Bettag for the post of segment producer on "Rock Center With Brian Williams," set to debut on Monday, Oct. 31, at 10 p.m., replacing the Peacock's short-lived drama "The…
While the exact reason for Keith Olbermann's departure from MSNBC was the source of much speculation over the weekend, his exit poses a challenge for the newsie and even for incoming corporate parent…