CBS News on Wednesday named old-guard Republican Dick Thornburgh -- who served as U.S. Attorney General in the first Bush White House -- and retired Associated Press prexy-CEO Louis D. Boccardi to…
As other nets rolled out their fall premieres Tuesday, CBS hit it big with the finales of unscripted summer hits "Amazing Race" and "Big Brother" -- winning the opening Tuesday of the season in key…
Vivica A. Fox and Mos Def have been tapped to host "VH1 Hip Hop Honors." Inaugural event tapes Oct. 3 in Gotham and airs Oct. 12.
Fresh off its second consecutive Emmy victory, CBS unscripted series "The Amazing Race" wrapped its fifth edition in winning style Tuesday, teaming with the conclusion of "Big Brother 5" to give the…
Warner Bros. Animation has elevated longtime executive Andy Lewis to the post of exec VP-general manager. Lewis, who joined WBA as senior vice president-general manager in 1997, will continue to…
In a first for both companies, the Independent Film Channel has inked a multiyear output deal with specialty distrib Fox Searchlight.
Jerry Bruckheimer is expanding his crime empire into the suburbs -- and adding a legal twist. CBS has given a put pilot commitment to "American Crime," an hourlong drama from Warner Bros. TV-based…
Spike TV is ramping up its programming team, hiring Paramount TV exec Robert Friedman as senior VP of programming. Separately, men's cabler has ordered a pilot for the animated series tentatively…
Trio has set three Election Night specs to premiere on Nov. 2, including an original doc from "South Park" duo Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
Christine Baranski and Barry Bostwick are casting a spell on Fox. Veteran thesps have joined the cast of the net's Warner Bros. TV-produced pilot "Spellbound," which has been in the works for a while…
Dr. Phil has been muzzled by the Peacock. According to sources close to the show, NBC-owned stations that carry the self-help guru's daily yakker plan to edit out any reference he makes in today's…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History