Except for Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, this year's class of miniseries/TV movie helmers have brought historical figures to life.
Awards shows love awards shows, at least when it comes to the cat-herding task of directing their live broadcasts. The Academy Awards has corralled four of the last 10 Emmys for variety, music or…
Is bigger the key to Emmy's heart? Both Barry Sonnenfeld with "Pushing Daisies" and Paul Lieberstein with two episodes of "The Office" sandwiched together have an hourlong canvas to showcase their…
NBC is duly proud of its perf during the past week nights with boffo numbers harvested from the Beijing summer Games. The primetime average for the first seven nights is an eye-popping 30.6 million…
"The screen just went dead, Mum."
Sahamongkol Film Intl., Thailand's most prolific movie studio, has launched the Mongkol Channel, a 24-hour cable TV offering which for now acts as a teaser channel, but ultimately is intended to be a…
Earlier this year, Bertram van Munster earned a Directors Guild Award for his work on "The Amazing Race," but can he speed past the king of documentaries, Ken Burns?
Strike TV is getting closer to its close-up. The website devoted to showcasing original works from Hollywood union-repped folks is planning a private beta launch starting Monday. If you’re curious…
Nearly a decade ago, ABC Studios couldn't win for losing.
ABC Family's "The Secret Life of the American Teenager," easily the hottest rookie series on TV this summer, might have scored even more viewers if the network had kept the original title: "Sex Life…
As far as the TV news networks are concerned, the center of the universe will be located in Denver during the last week of August. It then shifts the first week of September to Minneapolis-St.Paul…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions