Enraged by Silvio Berlusconi's culture cuts, Italy's performing arts community on Monday staged a "requiem for culture and Italian spectacle" in a Rome square with auteur Gianni Amelio and…
U.K. shingle Kudos, part of Elisabeth Murdoch's Shine stable, is seeking co-production funds for two high-profile shows aimed at the international market.
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. A few quick hits around the Web this morning… Fox News launches opinion Website "Fox Nation." President Obama hates cable chatter, but his adviser…
With a slew of deals at the Mip TV programming mart in Cannes and a number of new pay TV channels ready to go on air, the Teutonic TV industry appears to be weathering the financial crisis better…
George Clooney's trip to the White House — the subject of my Politico column a few days back — generated a host of comments, the most passionate of which wondered why we're listening to celebrities…
A year after moving across town from City Hall into sparkling new Varick Street digs, public radio station WNYC is opening a live entertainment venue on the ground floor.
CBS is promoting a colonoscopy sweepstakes in primetime. As part of its CBS Cares public service initiative, the network is offering a four-night stay in New York to one lucky winner. Oh -- and a…
Madison Avenue's going down to the wire with SAG and AFTRA, as weekend talks continued ahead of Tuesday's contract expiration date.
Dick Clark Prods. has tapped Will Staeger to serve as its senior VP of programming and strategic development.
With a flurry of appearances, President Obama is "taking his message to the people," apparently frustrated with the mindset of D.C. media. "One day I'm a genius, one day I'm a bum," he said last…
The Federal Reserve has a new place to spread its messaging: A theater near you.