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AT&T, Chernin Group in Talks to Acquire Majority Stake in Fullscreen
Otter Media, the online-video joint venture of AT&T and Chernin Group, is in discussions with YouTube multichannel network Fullscreen to take a majority stake in the company, a source confirmed. R...
The Atomic Bomb Gets a Back Story in Trailer for WGN America's 'Manhattan'
Editor's Note: This post is presented in partnership with WGN America and its new series "MANHATTAN" premiering this Sunday at 9pm ET / 8pm CT. Durin...
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Box Office: Scarlett Johansson’s ‘Lucy’ to Out Muscle ‘Hercules’
One of Hollywood’s hottest action stars will inject a shot of adrenaline into the moribund summer box office this weekend, when “Lucy,” Scarlett Johansson’s revenge thriller, h...
Snoop Dogg Reveals: I Got High in the White House John (Video)
Inhale to the chief? Rapper and marijuana enthusiast Snoop Dogg revealed that he enjoyed some high times at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., telling late-night host Jimmy Kimmel that he had sparked up while vi...
Darth Vader Polling Higher Than Every Single Likely 2016 Presidential Candidate
A popular statistics blog recently calculated the approval ratings of a variety of different “Star Wars” characters — with astounding results. Darth Vader, one of the most notorious ...
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Syfy Partners With Nick Cannon for Sci-Fi Improv Series
Syfy has partnered with Nick Cannon’s NCredible Entertainment to develop a sci-fi/fantasy improv series. The weekly, one-hour series will feature two teams battling each other in front of a live au...
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Sneak Peek: The Cover to Sophia Loren's Memoir
The Oscar-winning Italian star's memoir "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" will be published in Dec. read more
Sneaky ‘Better Call Saul’ Teaser Billboard Pops Up in Albuquerque (Photo)
Now, you can actually call Saul — though he'll be answering as Jimmy McGill. See photo: AMC Reveals First Look at ‘Better Call Saul,’ Announces Second Season Order A commuter in...
Chernin Group, AT&T to Buy Controlling Stake in Fullscreen
Otter Media, the joint venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T, is buying a majority stake in Fullscreen, the large online video network run by former Google executive George Strompolos, accord...
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'Nightcrawler' Trailer: Jake Gyllenhaal is on the Prowl (Video)
His reporter character is shown speeding around L.A. in a sports car and training his camera on crime scenes.read more
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Nick Cannon, Syfy Team for Nerd Improv Show
The weekly hourlong sci-fi/fantasy series would expand its variety offerings and join Wil Wheaton's weekly talk show.read more
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‘Justified’ Exec Producer Signs Overall with CBS TV
“Justified” exec producer Taylor Elmore has closed a two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios, Variety has learned. Under the deal, Elmore will supervise and develop new projects ...
‘Justified’ EP Taylor Elmore Signs Overall Deal With CBS Television Studios
“Justified” executive producer Taylor Elmore is moving over to CBS. Elmore has signed a two-year overall deal with CBS Television Studios. Under the deal, Elmore, who began on the FX serie...
‘Game of Thrones’ Michelle Fairley to Rise Again on ABC's ‘Resurrection’
Michelle Fairley will rise from the dead on the second season of ABC's “Resurrection.” The Irish actress will play a major recurring role on the drama series when it returns on Sept. 2...
President Obama Returns to Los Angeles: All the Affected Street Closures
President Obama is returning to Los Angeles, and even though he won't be appearing on Jimmy Kimmel's show, his latest visit is still expected to affect traffic – as always – around...
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USA Network Partners With Wattpad to Release ‘Dig’ Prequel
USA Network has partnered with Wattpad, a social community of readers and writers, to release the prequel to the network’s new series “Dig.” “Dig,” created and executive produced by Tim Kri...
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'Scandal' Adds Portia de Rossi for Season 4 Arc
Details for the actress' "top secret" role are being kept under wraps.read more
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‘Weird Al’s’ ‘Fun’ Becomes First Comedy Album to Reach No. 1 in 50 Years
“Weird Al” Yankovic has collected his first No. 1 album, as the antic musician’s latest release became the first comedy album to top the U.S. chart in more than half a century. Yankovic...
‘Duck Dynasty’ Clothing Line Target of Trademark Lawsuit
The ratings for “Duck Dynasty” might not be what they used to, but the A&E reality show's ability to generate controversy continues full-bore. A&E Networks has been hit with a ...
UCP and ‘Walking Dead's’ Gale Ann Hurd Developing Warren Ellis TV Series
United Cable Productions and “The Walking Dead” executive producer Gale Ann Hurd's Valhalla Entertainment have teamed up to develop New York Times best-seller “Gun Machine”...

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