W. Kamau Bell is good company, and in his appealing new CNN documentary series, "United Shades of America," his quick wit and earnest intelligence are used well. In "United Shades," Bell travels…
W. Kamau Bell
W. Kamau Bell's journeys have taken him to a late-night program on FX and to stages around the country. More recently, however, the African-American comic found himself in an even more unlikely…
If this year's unprecedented influx of TV series and the direction of the entertainment marketplace is any indication, the Sundance Film Festival may end up having to change its name. After a few…
After finding success in filling its primetime schedule with documentary films and docu-series, CNN will continue the strategy in months to come, launching three new docu-series and five new efforts…
New night, new network, no problem for “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” and “The League.” The veteran comedies officially launched new network FXX on Wednesday night and retained most of their…
FX Networks will soon have a triumvirate of presidents, as longtime execs Nick Grad, Eric Schrier and Chuck Saftler have been upped to prexy ranks. Grad and Schrier have been upped to presidents of…
The elevation comes three months before the launch of FXX.
TODAY: Audra McDonald will be feted at the Drama League's 29th annual Musical Celebration of Broadway fundraiser. Hotel Pierre. DramaLeague.org
There's increasing chatter about FX being poised to undergo the network version of cell division, as News Corp. is said to be taking steps toward the long-discussed launch of a spinoff channel.
FX will start the new year with a slew of original series preems, led by the Jan. 8 bow of "Justified's" fourth season.
FX has given additional 13-episode orders to both of its latenight entries: "Brand X With Russell Brand" and "Totally Biased With W. Kamau Bell."