Murray Gershenz, who was most famous for his role as the elderly Felix in “The Hangover,” died of a heart attack August 28 in Hollywood. He was 91. After starting his acting career at the age of 80…
Sullivan And Son
TBS has renewed a trio of shows, offering third seasons to sitcoms “Sullivan & Son” and “Men at Work,” and a second season to reality program “Deal With It.” “‘Sullivan & Son’ and ‘Men At Work’ have…
Andrew T. Heller, former vice chairman of Turner Broadcasting System, has joined Starz’ board of directors. "Andy's long industry career and deep understanding of the business of media and…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
DGA prexy Paris Barclay takes a backseat to no writer as he puts his profession's best foot forward.
Richard Nixon and Katarina Witt might seem like an unlikely pair, but they're both subjects of fascinating documentaries airing in the next week, each filtered — in varying degrees — through the…
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision, whose ratings this year have made it more competitive with the English-language broadast networks, said Friday it would launch four new telenovels and three…
With exactly 100 days to go before launch, Fox Sports 1 has set its opening day schedule and announced more hires.
Imagine if your local bar served just one beer company’s products. That may be the feeling one gets by consistently viewing programs on the suite of Turner cable networks owned by Time Warner as the…
Putting fall misfires behind him, ABC Entertainment president Paul Lee spoke enthusiastically about the net's Joss Whedon superhero pilot "S.H.I.E.L.D." and how the show will help the Walt Disney…
HBO is developing "Paper," an hourlong drama inspired by Jake Halpern's essay "Pay Up," featured in the New Yorker. Dede Gardner and Brad Pitt will exec produce through Pitt's shingle, Plan B…
Saturday's laugh-a-thon brings fresh material from 17 comedy heavyweights