Here's my weekly Variety story, hitting newsstands today, on the battle over the "open Web," "net neutrality," a "level playing field," whatever you want to call it. It concerns proposed new rules…
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy is weighing whether to grant a stay to prevent TV coverage of the Prop 8 trial. After proponents of the ban on same-sex marriage asked Kennedy to put a halt to…
"Avatar" now has a shot at sinking "Titanic" and becoming the top grossing film of all time.
With period piece "The Tudors" ready to sign off, Showtime has again reached back into European history with new series order "The Borgias."
Updated Marc Ambinder of the Atlantic got a hold of a copy of "Game Change," the saga of the 2008 presidential campaign from John Heilemann and Mark Halperin, and finds some pretty revealing stuff…
Yet another update to the ongoing wrangling over plans to show the the Prop 8 trial on YouTube: Proponents of Prop 8 this morning asked the Supreme Court to step in and halt plans to show the…
Lawyers, regulators and corporate reps in Washington this year will be working to solve a problem that, by and large, doesn't yet exist.
ABC has picked up eight episodes of "Scoundrels," the one-hour adaption of a hit New Zealand-based comedic drama.
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals just issued a ruling denying an effort to ban a camera from coverage of the Prop 8 trial. The court said that the proponents of Prop 8 "have not demonstrated" that…
Corrected version Proponents of California's ban on same-sex marriage are making a last-minute effort to prevent camera coverage of the federal trial over Proposition 8, scheduled to begin on Monday…