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'Big Bang Theory' Boss Previews New Season of Growth
Steve Molaro talks with THR about what to expect from season eight, which will find new challenges for Leonard and Penny, Stuart and Howard as well as Raj and Emilyread more
Ratings: ‘Madam Secretary’ Debuts to OK Demo Marks, Strong Total Viewers
NBC and CBS battled it out atop the Nielsen sheets on Sunday, where football was naturally dominant. For CBS, “60 Minutes” and “Madam Secretary” hauled in strong viewer totals ...
San Sebastian Film Review: ‘Automata’
Set in the near future, when a vastly reduced mankind is assisted by robots that suddenly become self-sufficient, “Automata” will get some traction from star Antonio Banderas and indiscriminate sc...
Alibaba Pictures Appoints Auditors To Probe Impairments
Alibaba Pictures Group has appointed independent auditors to probe the company’s accounts.
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NYT Public Editor: Article About Shonda Rhimes Was "Astonishingly Tone-Deaf," "Out of Touch"
TV critic Alessandra Stanley drew ire with her essay opining that Rhimes could call her autobiography 'How to Get Away With Being an Angry Black Woman'read more
Robin Williams ‘Tried to Say Goodbye’ During Our Last Phone Call, Says Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly thinks Robin Williams “tried to say goodbye” before committing suicide in August. While speaking to The Telegraph about his friend, the Scottish comedian said they frequentl...
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Damon Dash Moves Forward in Lawsuit Against 'Butler' Director Lee Daniels
The hip hop mogul details why he is entitled to credits, ownership and compensation on Daniels' film and TV projectsread more
‘Madam Secretary’ Opens to Fairly Good Ratings for CBS
The numbers are somewhat murky due to its late start in most of the country, but CBS’ “Madam Secretary” — the first of four dramas to bow on the network this fall — looked solid ...
TV Review: PBS’ ‘The Boomer List,’ Epix’s ‘Forgotten Four: The Integration of Pro Football’
With documentaries, subject matter is often half the battle. Yet two interesting topics are mostly squandered in projects premiering on Sept. 23, with PBS’ “The Boomer List” having little to say...
USA Network Sets Oct. 28 Debut for Comedy ‘Benched’
USA Network has set Oct. 28 as the premiere date for its latest original comedy series, “Benched.” The half-hour from ABC Studios will air in the 10:30 p.m. slot behind USA’s comedic...
‘Gotham's’ Ben McKenzie Shows Ellen DeGeneres His Battle Scars From the Set, Makes Her Cringe (Video)
It's been a rough week for actor Ben McKenzie. The “Gotham” star sat down for an interview with Ellen DeGeneres during which he gave her an up-close examination of the deep cut he sust...
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TV Ratings: 'Madam Secretary' Brings a Crowd, 'The Good Wife' Returns
The NFL rules on NBC and delays CBS' primetime dramasread more
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'Scorpion': What Happens When a Certified Genius Crashes the Writers Room?
Meet Walter O'Brien, the man behind CBS' new drama 'Scorpion'read more
Cartoon Forum Rises as Europe’s Top Showcase for TV Animation
PARIS– As toon producers increasingly look for international financing, Cartoon Forum, the 25-year-old animation confab, is proving more relevant than ever. Hosted in Toulouse, the event will pr...
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Disney's 'The Lion King' Becomes History's Top-Grossing Entertainment Title
The Julie Taymor-directed production has earned $6.2 billion in worldwide box office to dateread more
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'Gotham's' Ben McKenzie on Playing Gordon: True to DC Spirit But a New Chapter
"I find some of the immediate dismissal of the show if it doesn't have Batman in it silly," he tells THRread more
‘Forever’ Review: There's Nothing Eternal About This ABC Dud
Few actors are formidable enough to distract viewers when a series is riddled with deficiencies — and Ioan Gruffudd is not one of them. The Welsh actor, best known for a couple of “Fantas...
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San Sebastian: John Malkovich Seduces With 'Casanova Variations'
The actor speaks talks about seduction, Javier Bardem and staying away from paparazziread more
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TV News Reporter Quits on Air, Reveals Herself as Head of Medical Marijuana Business: "F— It"
"Now everything you've heard is why I, the actual owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club, will be dedicating all of my energy toward fighting for freedom and fairness, which begins with legalizing marijuan...
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Paula Deen Bought Food Network Footage for Digital Venture
The chef's past work has a new homeread more