Babysitter? We don't need no stinkin' babysitter — not while we still have a TV! Nielsen just issued a release stating that children's TV viewing is an eight-year high, with kids age 2-5 now spending…
President Obama still remains a very popular figure in Hollywood. Showbiz names have lined up for his service initiatives, donors fill Democratic Party coffers and even some of his likely critics…
New executives always get a chance to put their imprint on a network, and it looks like Jeff Gaspin — newly in charge of NBC — has his own template in mind. Namely, be more like USA, the cable…
Wilshire & Washington today marks three years on the 'Net. Thanks to all of you for reading and all of your support, especially in sending ideas and words of wisdom. It's been a great run. As it…
The saga of homeless cop drama "Southland" appeared one step closer to resolution on Friday.
Steven Spielberg, Jeffrey Katzenberg and David Geffen have sent out invites for a Nov. 18 fund-raiser for Attorney General Jerry Brown's bid for governor, an event that will be held at the home of…
NBC handed out good news Friday to frosh laffer "Community," new drama "Mercy" and soph entry "Parks and Recreation," giving all three shows full season pickups.
Mickey Kaus defines the debate between the White House and Fox as a question of independence. He writes, "I think Fox is also not neutral (which, again, doesn't bother me) but it's also not…
Honest, it was just a joke at first, but I'm beginning to suspect that many of Jeff Dunham fans really aren't very bright. For starters, I was pretty benign in my review of his new Comedy Central…
Mention Roman Polanski at a social gathering and you are likely to find yourself in a heated argument.