Nearly 80 awards are scheduled to be presented at the Creative Arts Emmy ceremony today at the Nokia Theatre.
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New York City chef Eddie Huang is ready to dish up a second helping of “Fresh Off the Boat.” Vice Media will launch new episodes of the online travelogue series Sept. 30. The new episodes will see…
Starz is expanding its original programming initiatives on YouTube, with its Starz Digital Media unit launching an entertainment and comedy channel on the Internet’s No. 1 video site. The channel…
When South Africa made the quantum leap from apartheid to liberation, faced with the task of creating equal opportunities for a population of 40 million (the majority previously disenfranchised), the…
Starz is developing a half-hour scripted comedy series, "Survivor's Remorse," which will be executive produced by NBA superstar LeBron James. The series is about two childhood friends who grow up and…
Omari Hardwick will star in “Power,” an hourlong drama from Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson set up at Starz. Hardwick will play James “Ghost” St. Patrick, a wealthy Gotham nightclub owner who lives a double…
The more things don't change, the more people wonder.
Netflix is launching more and more of its original series around the world, but the company is also embarking on a separate strategy to offer specific countries content of their own. The streaming…
With a 168% growth in Brazil's pay TV market over the past five years, Viacom Intl. Media Networks (VIMN) has taken control of MTV Brazil, which will launch across key cable operators on Oct. 1.
BBC Worldwide Prods. is developing British scripted series in America for the world with former BBC head of fiction Jane Tranter at the helm. Since Tranter came to the U.S. in 2009 to run BBC…
Starz CEO Chris Albrecht is laser-focused on revving up original programming now that the pay cable group is a solo public company. Albrecht talked up the company’s plan to expand the breadth of its…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History