William Shatner will be presented with a lifetime achievement award at the Banff World Television awards.
The Southern Poverty Law Center is warning of a rise in hate and extremist groups, including the Patriot movement. In a new report, the center singles out Glenn Beck and Michelle Bachmann for stoking…
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Preliminary Nielsen numbers show that "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," with Sarah Palin as a guest, beat "Late Show with David Letterman," with Mitt Romney on the marquee. The breakdown was 5.8…
Sarah Palin told Jay Leno last night that she wishes the media would provide her opportunity to followup when she gets embroiled in one controversy or another. When Leno asked her for examples, she…
Funny or Die posted this video this morning calling for financial reform and a new Consumer Financial Protection Agency — which is currently in doubt on Capitol Hill. The video is a reunion of…
Berlinale topper Dieter Kosslick has criticized Iran's arrest of helmer Jafar Panahi, who was prevented from travelling to Berlin for last month's fest even though he was a featured speaker.
Negotiators for Leo Kirch and Deutsche Bank said on Wednesday they were unable to reach a settlement in the multi-billion dollar dispute over compensation in connection with the 2002 collapse of the…
Discovery Communications is to roll out its female lifestyle channel TLC globally.
Sony Pictures Classics has snagged the North American distribution rights to Woody Allen's drama "You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger" and set a fall release.
ITV's new chairman, Archie Norman, announced Wednesday that the battling U.K. terrestrial web made a small profit last year, but signalled the need for a fundamental overhaul of large parts of the…
U.K. film distribution and exhibition group Curzon Artificial Eye and satcaster BSkyB will simultaneously release Todd Solondz's "Life During Wartime" in theaters and on pay TV.