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5 Hottest Twitter Innovations From Brands
Big name marketers are testing just about any type of interaction on Twitter these days to stand out. While some marketers are bulking up their tweets with buttons to drive sales, some of the most ...
‘Tyrant’ Renewed for Season 2 by FX
“Tyrant” will continue its reign on FX. FX has renewed the drama for a second season, the channel said Thursday. Production on the 13-episode second season is scheduled to begin next sprin...
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Paul Reiser Joins Will Smith in NFL Concussion Movie (Exclusive)
Alec Baldwin and Albert Brooks also starread more
Chuck Todd's ‘Meet the Press’ Ratings Fall Back Down to Earth in Week 2
“Meet the Press With Chuck Todd” has come back down to Earth in the new host's second week, though the sophomore effort still slightly topped the news program's quarter-to-date ave...
Microsoft Eliminates 2,100 Jobs in Latest Round of Layoffs
Microsoft handed out pinkslips to 2,100 employees Thursday as part of the company’s plans to reduce its workforce by 18,000 through the end of the year. Those impacted by the cutbacks this week ...
FX Renews ‘Tyrant’ For Season Two
FX has picked up the political drama “Tyrant” for a second season. The 10-episode first season run of “Tyrant,” which is exec produced by Howard Gordon, averaged 5.1 million t...
Super Bowl Ads: NBC Has Sold 70% To 80% Of Inventory In Big Game
NBC has managed to sell approximately three-fourths of the high-priced advertising that will accompany its 2015 broadcast of Super Bowl XLIX. Now comes the hard part: selling the rest. NBC has sold be...
Watch: 'V/H/S Viral' Trailer is the Most NSFW Thing You'll See All Year
If you like your horror gory and WTF, then the Red Band trailer for "V/H/S Viral," the third installment in the indie "V/H/S" series, should do the trick. READ MORE: Bloody D...
Teresa Giudice Lists Jersey Shore House (At A Loss)
SELLERS: Teresa and Joe Giudice LOCATION: Manahawkin, NJ PRICE: $315,000 SIZE: 1,350 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms YOUR MAMA’S NOTES: “Real Housewives of New Jersey” headliners Teresa and...
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Led Zeppelin Aims to Send 'Stairway to Heaven' Lawsuit to Hell
British rockers wonder: Why Pennsylvania? read more
CBS Promotes Karen Church, Fern Orenstein to SVP, Casting
Karen Church and Fern Orenstein just landed new roles, as senior vice president, casting for CBS Entertainment. Church and Orenstein have both been promoted to the position, CBS's executive vice p...
Mark Burnett, Mike Darnell Team Up for ‘Genius Game Show’ on ABC
Mark Burnett and Mike Darnell are back in business together. The “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?” pair is teaming up again for a new event game show that bears the working title “...
Israel Film Festival to Honor Producers Arnon Milchan and Mace Neufeld
Producers Arnon Milchan and Mace Neufeld will be honored at the Opening Night Gala of the 28th Israel Film Festival, the organizers announced Thursday. Milchan will receive the 2014 IFF Visionary Awar...
ABC Orders Mark Burnett Game Show ‘500 Questions’ Straight to Series
ABC has given a direct-to-series order to “500 Questions,” an event game show that reteams reality competition king Mark Burnett with Warner Bros. unscripted and alternative television pre...
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Were 'Longmire' Viewers Too Long in the Tooth to Matter?
Writing in a guest column, TV creator Annabelle Gurwitch makes the case for why the 50-plus crowd — and all of its disposal income — should have advertisers champing at the bitread more
Gov. Brown Signs California's Blockbuster TV, Film Tax Credits Into Law
California Gov. Brown signed the state's new TV and film tax credit program into law in a ceremony in front of Hollywood's Chinese Theatre on Thursday. The showy setting — frequently the...
California Governor Signs Expansion of State Film and TV Tax Credit
A bill that more than triples the size of California’s film and TV tax credit is now law, as Gov. Jerry Brown on Thursday signed the legislation passed last month designed to stem the tide of ru...
London Theater Review: ‘The Wolf from the Door’ at the Royal Court
At the village hall, the choirmaster brings news of a slight adjustment to the plan. “I’ve successfully equipped most of the choir with AK47s but I’ve had to plump for M16s for the altos because...
Andie MacDowell Joins ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel (EXCLUSIVE)
Andie MacDowell has joined the cast of Warner Bros.’ “Magic Mike XXL,” the sequel to the 2012 drama starring Channing Tatum. Tatum returns to star along with Alex Pettyfer, Matt Bome...
Jessica Chastain-Oscar Isaac’s ‘A Most Violent Year’ Set for Dec. 31
A24 has given an awards-season release date of Dec. 31 for Participant Media’s thriller “A Most Violent Year,” starring Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac. The film, written and directed by J.C. C...

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