Newsweek’s Jonathan Alter authored the recent book, "The Defining Moment," which I read earlier this year and has stuck in my mind throughout the collapse of Wall Street investment houses and the…
BET Networks and Marvel Animation have tapped big-screen thesp Djimon Hounsou ("Blood Diamond") to give voice to the title character in the cable net's upcoming animated skein, "The Black Panther."
Even as he watched his political legacy severely tarnished, Republican strategist Karl Rove brought some unintended humor to election night -- stating in his capacity as a Fox News analyst that…
The election's over and the cable newsies will soon be scrambling to fill air time once again. So, could this be good news for some struggling broadcasters?
On the evening of Nov. 4, Americans were glued to the TV. The next afternoon, they were glued to the Internet. So it has been throughout 2008, as surging TV news ratings have been matched and even…
On election night, Oprah Winfrey cried on the shoulder of one man at Grant Park. He is Sam Perry, who worked at Obama’s Silicon Valley office.
Lionsgate is eliminating 8% of its staff, which had grown from 350 to 550 over the past four years.
President-elect Obama said Friday that the country is facing the greatest economic challenge in a lifetime and "we're going to have to act swiftly to resolve it."
Updated At Thursday’s Proposition 8 protest, there were some reports of racial taunts and the N-word, including some aimed at African-American same-sex couples who were part of the demonstration…
Appearing at his first news conference since his victory on Tuesday, a somber President-elect Barack Obama said the country was in "the greatest economic challenge of our lifetime." A text of his…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. Comics aren’t worried that there won’t be enough material in an Obama White House. Per the New York Times, J.R. Havlan of "The Daily Show with Jon…