Ryan Murphy has been named recipient of the first Paleyfest Icon Award.
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Irving Fein, a television and film producer and the longtime manager of entertainers Jack Benny and George Burns, died Aug. 10 in West Hollywood. He was 101.
NBC comedy "Parks and Recreation" and HBO's politically incorrect laffer "Eastbound & Down" have been added to the William S. Paley Television Festival calendar.
When "The Simpsons" hit its 200th seg in 1998, exec producer David Mirkin opened up the episode's table read with what he calls a "sick, sick joke." "Our 200th episode ... halfway there," he quipped…
The ongoing William S. Paley Television Festival at the DGA is packed with back-to-back events: As "The Daily Show's" Jon Stewart said Friday, "If you came early you saw 'The Bernie Mac Show' and if…