Updated Couldn’t Oprah Winfrey be just the person who could give Barack Obama a boost this weekend? Carrie Budoff Brown and Jeffrey Ressner of the Politico wonder why she hasn’t been out on the trail…
Updated Mickey Kantor says that the "War Room" line, "Those people are shit," refers to what he believed at the time would be the White House reaction to poor polling date. D.A. Pennebaker says the…
With Hollywood gearing up its annual arsenal of action pictures, distributors in Europe are marveling over the mythic success of perhaps history's gentlest blockbuster.
As a constricting entertainment industry copes with the aftermath of one strike, the threat of another and a rocky economy, all eyes are on Warners and DreamWorks.
In the media version of the seven deadly sins, stodginess has become the most irredeemable -- a description that executives go great lengths to shun.
Tammy Haddad of Haddad Media regularly hosts a pre-White House Correspondents Dinner brunch at her D.C. home, and this year she added a twist to the festivities. It was a straw poll of who the media…
Mickey Kantor, the former Secretary of Commerce and adviser to Bill Clinton’s 1992 presidential campaign, was in his D.C. law office this morning when an e-mail link arrived in his inbox from an…
That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama. With Howard Dean appearing on "Fox News Sunday," the Democrats’ Fox News freeze out is officially over. A year ago, the DNC was refusing to…
Showtime is bulking up its comedy slate for 2009, ordering a series from Blighty comedian Marc Wootton and greenlighting a second season of Tracey Ullman's "State of the Union."
Ion Television unveiled a fall 2008 program slate stocked with the off-network shows that the broadcaster has been acquiring from Hollywood's majors during the past few months, include encores of…
"I am a very private person — and I have always been," Sidney Poitier said to me at the end of a lengthy conversation — much like the delightfully lengthy and philosophical talks I’ve had with him…
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