Scott Brazil, producer-director of series including "The Shield" and "Hill Street Blues," died in Sherman Oaks on Monday. He was 50. Brazil died from respiratory failure due to complications from…
The CW has inked an affiliation deal with LIN TV, one of the larger independent station groups, for stations in Columbus, Ohio; Buffalo, N.Y.; Austin, Texas; and Mobile, Ala.
MGM has added Sidney Kimmel Entertainment's indie comedy "Death at a Funeral" to its slate as the Lion continues to ramp up its distribution activities. Pic -- to be helmed by Frank Oz from a…
Brian Lewis has been promoted to the new post of exec VP of corporate communications for Fox News, the Fox-owned TV stations and TwentiethTV, topper Roger Ailes announced Tuesday.
Shares in Yahoo! were up 6% in after-hours trading as the online media giant reported a solid quarter in line with guidance. Revenue rose a healthy 34% in the first quarter at $1.57 billion, while…
Ron Perelman's Panavision is turning its lens to the future, nabbing $345 million in a credit facility that will enable it to make ambitious equipment upgrades as well as acquisitions.
It was another case of split leadership in last week's primetime ratings battle, with Fox remaining solidly ahead among adults 18-49 and CBS holding on to the lead in the 25-54 breakdown as well as…
The Chicago band Umphrey's McGee has made a rapid grassroots rise in the national jam-band scene, going in the past year or so from headlining small clubs to nearly selling out the Avalon. "Umph" has…
The Signature Theater's slick production of Greg Kotis/Mark Hollmann tuner "Urinetown" was the big winner at D.C.'s Helen Hayes Awards on Monday, snaring eight honors including resident musical. No…
Warner Bros. has preemptively acquired film rights to Brit author Philip Reeve's fantasy-adventure "Larklight," setting it up with Warner-based Denise Di Novi to produce.