Like an early Woody Allen character stretched through a fun-house mirror, Stephen Merchant plays a haplessly girl-obsessed, amiable loser in "Hello Ladies," an HBO series that's occasionally amusing…
Three years after he left CNN, Larry King will be back on the TV dial in more than 100 countries. The former CNN host's weekly political talkshow, "Politicking with Larry King," will be carried…
Telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim is investing $40 million into media-discovery app developer Shazam Entertainment, which plans to double down on its expansion into TV. Slim’s America Movil — the…
Microsoft's Surface Pro, the most powerful tablet on the market, is designed to handle much of the computing needs in the office — from word processing to Photoshop — and easily connects to larger…
Country singer Slim Whitman, the high-pitched yodeler who sold millions of records through ever-present TV ads in the 1980s and 1990s and whose song saved the world in the film comedy "Mars…
Ora TV, digital home to Larry King's post-CNN talkshow backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, has acquired Stick Figure Productions, a specialist in docus and unscripted TV production. Terms of…
Fox’s “American Idol” still hasn’t found its bottom this season, as the music competition series dipped a bit more week to week with its Thursday results show, which was in a tight battle with ABC’s…
Magic Slim, a younger contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf who helped shape the sound of Chicago's electric blues, died Thursday. He was 75.
Phase 4 Films has acquired U.S. and Canadian rights to Jorge Hinojosa's documentary "Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp" for a spring theatrical release.
A labor-of-love biodoc that nonetheless offers a warts-and-all evaluation of its subject, "Iceberg Slim: Portrait of a Pimp" intrigues and illuminates.
It's going to take a lot more than Larry King to get a new digital-only TV network off the ground.