Though I haven’t gotten much enjoyment from the show this season, I’m still surprised by how many mea culpas "Heroes" showrunner Tim Kring offered in this interview with Entertainment Weekly. He…
Yikes, awkward timing for the season finale of "Weeds." Showtime skein’s third-season closer involves our favorite gated-community suburbanites fleeing from a raging wildfire. Episode titled "Go" is…
Multihyphenate Marshall Herskovitz has a thoughtful op-ed in today’s Los Angeles Times looking at — what else? — WGA strike issues and how so many of the issues on the table are intertwined with the…
Actually, Tom Selleck and my Variety colleague Brian Lowry are old pals, having done the Q&A tango once before at an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences event. They reunited Tuesday night at the…
Media giant Time Warner said Wednesday that its profit was halved to $1.1 billion last quarter as AOL continued to bleed subs, and with figures for the year-earlier period inflated by hefty one-time…
Virgin Media, the U.K. cable giant, added 13,000 new customers in the third quarter of the year.
Commercial broadcaster ITV has said that BSkyB, its biggest single stockholder, should be forced to sell the 17.9% stake it bought a year ago for $1.8 billion.
Mediaset posted a modest increase in net profit, up to Euros 372.3 million ($542 million) for the first nine months of 2007, compared with Euros 371.6 million ($541 million) for the same period a…
Sadly, editing chores kept me in the office this a.m. For comprehensive coverage from Variety’s Josef Adalian and Michael Schneider of the rally that brought out a who’s-who of showrunners, check…
George Virl Osmond, patriarch of the dancing-singing Osmonds family, died of natural causes Tuesday at home in Provo, Utah. He was 90.
Funeral services for Robert Goulet, who died on Oct. 30 in Los Angeles