WEDNESDAY: DGA prexy Taylor Hackford speaks at the Entertainment Content Protection Summit produced by Variety and the Content Delivery and Storage Assn. Universal Hilton. Variety.com
To lead ABC News in the era of 24/7 digital journalism, the Alphabet has turned to an exec with an eclectic resume that combines news chops with success as an author of fiction and nonfiction and as…
Darren Olive, David O'Connell, Christian McLaughlin, Ilana Susnow and Jay Solomon.
There's no better example of television's ability to change lives than CBS' annual special "A Home for the Holidays," set to air Dec. 22.
Every webhead knows that making money online from TV content is challenging.
Germany's top-rated "Wetten, dass...?" (Wanna Bet) show on pubcaster ZDF was shut down in mid-broadcast on Saturday night for the first time in its nearly 30-year history after a contestant was…
NBC is looking to turn an Esquire magazine column into a primetime sitcom.
Official Washington toasted five titans of the performing arts Sunday night at the 33rd annual Kennedy Center Honors, the nation's primary assemblage of entertainment and political aristocracy.
The creative spark behind "Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys" pretty much fizzles after the title.
Several folks from the world of TV drew big laughs at Saturday's Variety Power of Comedy event at Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. Hosted by Justin Long, who admittedly stopped using "Ed" as his…
For this week’s weekly Variety, I wrote about this fall’s rude awakening for fans of certain basic cable shows: It’s the notion that comforts many a TV showrunner: Abandon broadcast TV and leave…