FCC Signs Off On Sinclair’s Purchase of Allbritton Stations
The FCC gave the greenlight to Sinclair Television Group’s $985 million purchase of Allbritton Communications stations, after Sinclair agreed last month to divest one of the seven Allbritton out...
What's the Deal with Jeff Sneider? The 9 Movie Projects That Would Get Him to Pop His Comic-Con Cherry (Video)
TheWrap's film reporter Jeff Sneider has never been to Comic-Con, but he's eager to find out what all the fuss is about. In his latest episode of “What's the Deal,” Sneider rev...
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Time Warner Cable Signs on for ESPN's New SEC Net
ESPN closed the deal, which also includes Bright House Networks, to bring carriage of the newest college conference network to about 60 million U.S. TV homes. read more
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Sky Movies to Screen Soccer Film 'Believe' in First Day-and-Date Offer for Subs
"We're delighted to have such a great film to kick off — no pun intended — this experiment in breaking the traditional windows," says Ian Lewis, director of BSkyB's Sky more
‘Teen Wolf’ Renewed for Season 5
If you hear a loud baying coming from San Diego Comic-Con, it's probably because MTV has renewed high school drama “Teen Wolf” for a two-part Season 5. Plus, Dylan Sprayberry has been ...
TheWrap's Reactions to ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trailer: The Amused, Confused and ‘I Don't Give a [Bleep]‘
Social media is abuzz with strong opinions on “Fifty Shades of Grey's” first look trailer, which was released Thursday. TheWrap has some thoughts of its own. The response is overwhelmi...
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MTV Renews 'Teen Wolf' for Season 5
The network is bringing back the hourlong series for 20 more more
‘Dancing with the Stars’ Finalist Amy Purdy Joins ‘Oprah’s the Life You Want Weekend’ Tour
Olympic snowboarder and “Dancing with the Stars” finalist Amy Purdy will be joining Oprah Winfrey’s eight-city arena tour. The “Oprah’s The Life You Want Weekend,” tour, powered by...
James Patterson Signs First-Look Deal with CBS TV
James Patterson Entertainment, the bestselling author’s namesake shingle, has closed a first-look deal for a multi-year first look deal with CBS Television Studios. This is the first TV deal to ...
NYT Best-Selling Author James Patterson Signs First-Look Deal With CBS TV Studios
James Patterson and CBS have decided to enter into a long-term relationship. Hot on the heels of CBS ordering the drama series “Zoo” based on Patterson's novel, the author's James ...
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James Patterson Inks Overall Deal With CBS TV Studios
Under the pact, Cathy Konrad's studio-based Treeline Films will also have a first-look deal at the author's more
Dan Harmon Explains How 'Community' Came Back From the Dead: 'Hail Hydra'
Yahoo saved "Community" -- that was the message most prevalently heard at Thursday morning's Comic Con panel. What would have been a panel honoring the fallen became a celebration of new lif...
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LinkedIn Ads Can Be Tested and Targeted Like Never Before
LinkedIn advertising is growing up. The company officially launched Direct Sponsored Content today, a sign of maturity that has brands and agencies ready to invest more in the platform. Direct Spon...
‘Reign’ Producer and Star Adelaide Kane Weigh in on Decision to Squash Royal Love Triangle
“Reign” executive producer Laurie McCarthy made a pivotal course correction on Season 1 that many critics and fans felt majorly improved the show. McCarthy decided to squash the ongoing lo...
How ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Brought Rocket Raccoon and Groot to Life
An off-kilter genre film veteran, James Gunn had a very clear mission for “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Though it was his first studio franchise movie, Gunn aimed to avoid translating the li...
BSkyB Set to Buy Sky Deutschland, Sky Italia, Creating Pan-European Pay-TV Giant
U.K. satcaster BSkyB is expected to announce deals worth up to $12 billion to acquire Sky Deutschland and Sky Italia on Friday, which would create a pan-European pay TV giant. The new entity, which ob...
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'Off the Cuff' Podcast: Michael Peña On Why 'Making Movies Is Like Making Love'
The actor and son of Mexican immigrants has produced a new inspiring documentary and tells #pretapodcasts how his life was changed by "this movie called 'Crash.'" read more
Comic-Con: ‘The Giver’ Panel Intros Jeff Bridges and Starry Cast
“The Giver” author Lois Lowry and some of the films’ stars including Brenton Thwaites, Odeya Rush, producer Nikki Silver and Jeff Bridges, who stars and produces, introduced the dystopian drama ...
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Google to Acquire Live-Streaming Service Twitch for $1 Billion (Report)
San Francisco-based Twitch is a live-streaming platform that allows people to broadcast their video gaming to online audiences. read more
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Inside Obama's Live Nation Event: Ashton Kutcher Talks Tech, Donors Plot Mid-Term Campaigns (Exclusive)
Along with Mila Kunis, Hollywood executives — including Liongate's Rob Friedman and Paradigm's Sam Gores — attended a small gathering on Thursday at the canyon home of Live Nation CEO Michael Rapi...