President Obama's speech on Afghanistan on Wednesday drew 25.4 million viewers across nine broadcast and cable channels that covered it. The audience was far less than the 56.5 million who tuned in…
On CNN today, Tom Hanks endorsed President Obama's reelection, which doesn't come as a huge surprise. He was among the guests at a dinner during Obama's visit to London, and attended a fund-raiser…
Producer Robert Greenwald's Brave New Films calls President Obama's announcement that he'll withdraw 10,000 from Afghanistan this year the "first crack in the dam," noting that "the strain of…
Here's my story on progress being made in what has long been a dream of Hollywood studios and record labels: A plan where Internet providers will warn, and eventually sanction, users who repeatedly…
When Jon Stewart appeared on "Fox News Sunday," he charged that Fox News viewers were "the most consistently misinformed media viewers," a statement that was almost immediately labelled as false by…
The Writers Guild Foundation has tapped Barbara Corday as its new president, replacing Chris Brancato, along with seven new trustees to the board.
The debut of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" on Current TV drew 179,000 viewers in the 25-54 demographic, trailing MSNBC's 237,000 but ahead of CNN's 89,000, Politico reports. That's a big…
Updated Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman announced his pursuit of the Republican presidential nomination today with the same type of stagecraft used by Ronald Reagan more than 30 years ago: The Statue…
Patric M. Verrone will face off against Christopher Keyser for the presidency of the Writers Guild of America West as Verrone seeks to win the office he held from 2005 to 2009.
A quartet of showbiz marketing execs have teamed to form AngelVision Investors as a Los Angeles-based investment group.