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ABC Is Top Banana in 4A’s Homes
Although it’s destined to finish last again this season among broadcast’s Big Four, ABC boasts a much higher profile in the homes of ad agency types. According to a new study from Colle...
Discovery Names COO of International Networks
Discovery Communications has promoted Doug Baker to chief operating officer and chief financial officer for Discovery Networks Intl. He previously served as exec VP and CFO. In his new role, Baker wil...
Mitt Romney Rips President Obama in Scathing WSJ Op-Ed on Russia: He's a Failed Leader
Mitt Romney took shots at President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over the ongoing crisis in the Ukraine, in addition to other difficulties abroad in a stinging new op-ed ...
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Lena Dunham on Woody Allen: Art Is Not How We Convict People of Crimes
The "Girls" star is "decidedly pro-Dylan Farrow and decidedly disgusted with Woody Allen's behavior" because of "the actual evidence that exists in the world."read more
Vimeo Aquires Cameo, a Video Creation App, Giving Users A New Option for Making Movies
Vimeo has acquired Cameo, a free mobile-cloud based video creation app that allows users to shoot and share films, the company announced today. With Cameo, users can edit and customize their videos (c...
Jimmy Kimmel Gives Aunt Chippy Fright of Her Life (Video)
Jimmy Kimmel showed his love for his Aunt Chippy by handing his profane and prickly relative a choice assignment, one that nearly scared her into an early grave. “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” decam...
3D, 4K, HD? An Expert's Take on the Battle of the TV Acronyms
Anyone at CES 2014 could not help but be dazzled by the latest 3D TVs from LG and Samsung. The 30-foot LG passive 3D video wall was the first thing to grab your attention when entering the main e...
Sundance Grand Jury Doc Prize Winner 'Rich Hill' Lands Distribution
This year's winner of the Sundance Grand Jury Documentary Prize, "Rich Hill," directed by Tracy Droz Tragos and Andrew Droz Palemo, has finally landed distribution via a partnership between Independen...
Already Missing SXSW? Indiewire @ Hulu Docs Explores Rockstar Dreams
Before the recently-concluded SXSW's annual music-driven bacchanal fades into memory, Indiewire's latest curated selections for Hulu's Documentaries page turns the spotlight on musicians and thei...
TV Review: ‘Doll & Em’
The Brits do seem to love lampooning Hollywood, even if most of the shows, from Ricky Gervais’ showbiz-centric series to Showtime’s “Episodes,” mostly revel in familiar stereotypes. While no s...
Doug Baker Named COO Discovery Networks International
Doug Baker has been named chief operating officer — in addition to his chief financial officer role — for Discovery Networks International (DNI). Baker currently serves as executive vice p...
Anderson Cooper Thought Seth Meyers Was Gay (Video)
Anderson Cooper told Seth Meyers on Monday's “Late Night” that he used to think he was gay because they worked out at the same gay gym. “It was pretty much the gayest gym on the ...
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Discovery Networks International Promotes Doug Baker to COO Post
He will continue to serve as CFO of the international arm of the cable networks company.read more
EuropaCorp Topper to Increase English-lingo Pic Activity
When Christophe Lambert was tapped CEO of Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp in 2010, he got a lukewarm welcome from the local film industry. Indeed, he was best-known as a top-notch advertising exec with ties...
Kermit the Frog and Jimmy Fallon Sing a St. Patrick's Day Duet (Video)
Leave it to Jimmy Fallon, the moppet-like “Tonight Show” host, to cheer up the actual Muppets’ leading man– er, frog. See video: New ‘Muppets Most Wanted’ Trailer ...
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Natalie Morales to Run Boston Marathon to Honor Victims (Video)
The 'Today' co-host announced Tuesday morning that she is raising money to support the One Fund and the Challenged Athletes Foundation.read more
Argentina’s REI Cine Sets Gonzalo Tobal’s ‘Dolores’
MIAMI –Director of Cannes 2012 Special Screening “Villegas” and Cinefondation-winning short “Now Everybody Seems To Be Happy,” Argentina’s Gonzalo Tobal is reteaming with “Villegas” pr...
Startup Telly Inks Sony, Miramax Deals for Video-Streaming Service in Middle East and Africa
Telly, a web-video discovery startup, is launching a Netflix-like subscription service in 23 countries in Middle East and Africa, and announced distribution deals with Sony Pictures Television and Mir...
Paramount Ends First-Look Deal with John Goldwyn (EXCLUSIVE)
Paramount has quietly ended its decade-long first-look deal with John Goldwyn, the former vice chairman of the studio. Paramount had signed “Saturday Night Live” creator Lorne Michaels and...
Big Four Networks Tear Up the Pilot Season Rulebook
This is turning into TV’s year of living dangerously — the moment when there’s finally as much action as talk about the need for the Big Four networks to shake up the conventions of pilots seaso...

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