Cowabunga: Fox has given a two-season pickup to "The Simpsons," which will make the toon stalwart the longest-running scripted primetime skein in history.
He was honored tonight in the East Room with the Gershwin Prize, in a ceremony that will be shown as part of the return of PBS' "In Performance at the White House" on Thursday. President Obama, from…
Film incentives are gasping for a longer run in many states, but some states, touting their ongoing run of film/TV production returns, are also sharing Oscar's spotlight.
Robert Bianco of USA Today writes that President Obama probably "won't be able to command primetime at will going forward, because the networks' economic self interest will cause them to resist. But…
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At a Caucus for Producers, Writers & Directors panel on Feb. 25, two TV movie executives — Sony Pictures Television exec VP Helen Verno and Hallmark Channel original programming senior VP Barbara…
Not everybody is so happy with the "Slumdog Millionaire" Oscar-win. Take director Edward Zwick who had his own movie "Defiance" last year. He says "Slumdog" marks a sea change for the movie biz.
News Corp. Chief Rupert Murdoch has gotten a lot of crap from all the expected quarters regarding his love of newspapers, but as someone who works in print, it's just kind of nice to see anybody…
In initial results, he commands about the same audience as his first press conference. One side effect of his presidency: Stronger ratings for Fox News, too. Update from Variety's Rick Kissell: …
President Obama stayed away from social issues in his speech last night, but the fight over same-sex marraige is once again escalating in California. Sean Penn pushed marriage equality in his Oscar…