Canuck pubcaster CBC is set to lay off approximately 800 full-time staffers to address an anticipated shortfall this year of C$171 million ($139 million). The cuts rep roughly 10% of the public TV…
Hollywood is striving to lower its carbon footprint. That was the theme for Greening Hollywood Set by Set, a symposium hosted by the Location Managers Guild of America.
Per my post on Obama's press conference ratings, commenter Dave writes: "I guess "viewership dip" is one way to report it — "massive audience" would be another. So would "one of the most watched…
The independent arbitration hearing in the labor dispute arising from Jeremy Piven's departure from the Broadway revival of "Speed-the-Plow" has been set for June 8 and 9.
President Obama's hourlong press conference Tuesday night averaged 40.35 million viewers on nine broadcast and cable networks, according to Nielsen estimates.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. President Obama's second primetime press conference drew 31.1 million viewers across all four broadcast networks, down 2 million from his…
President Obama is spotlighting the arts and culture — high and low — but does it look frivolous in a time of lost jobs and shattered dreams? Our guest is Leonard J. Aube, executive director of the…
Manuel Cristobal's shingle Perro Verde is set to produce Paco Roca's graphic novel "Arrugas" as a feature-length toon, one of the first forays into the genre in Spain.
Nickelodeon will ask kids to unplug their games and gadgets for a minute on Earth Day to symbolize a commitment to helping the environment.
Former Broadway producers Garth Drabinsky and Myron Gottlieb, founders of the once-thriving theater company Livent, were both found guilty of two counts of fraud and one count of forgery in a Toronto…
Mike McCurry, President Clinton's press secretary, thinks that President Obama's press conference may have been his last "freebie," where the networks agree to give up their revenue-generating time…