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Fall TV Ratings Preview: Can NBC Stay on Top, or Will CBS Regain the Throne?
Last season, NBC comfortably topped the competition after years of lagging behind. But can it stay on top in 2014-15? The short answer: Maybe. The longer one requires a look back before we forecast fo...
‘Meredith Viera Show’ Premiere Week Guests Include Jennifer Lopez, Seth Rogen, Jessica Alba
Meredith Vieira's upcoming syndicated talk show has lined up its guest roster for its premiere week, with “American Idol” judge Jennifer Lopez, “The Guilt Trip” actor Seth ...
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Allison Williams Plays Peter Pan in NBC's Next Live Theater Show
Allison Williams has traded in the long tresses and glam style she flaunts on HBO’s Girls for the boyish charm of Peter Pan, NBC’s second installment of live TV theater, and today we hav...
Watch: Greta Gerwig and Al Pacino Square Off in 'The Humbling' Trailer
Millenium Films has released a trailer for Barry Levinson's latest film, "The Humbling," following the film's debut last week at the Venice International Film Festival. Based on Philip Roth...
USA Today Slashes 70 Jobs
USA Today will lay off between 60 and 70 employees today, including ten percent of its newsroom staff. Sources close to the situation told TheWrap that the cuts will be across all of the Gannett Co. p...
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Land Rover Goes Galactic in Push for New SUV
Land Rover kicked off the launch of its new Discovery SUV with a contest that will send the winner into space. The campaign, dubbed “Galactic Discovery,” invites consumers to submit a 3...
Gannett Broadcasting, Debmar-Mercury Name Development Head for New Partnership
Gannett Broadcasting and Debmar-Mercury have named Stephanie Eno their vice president of development, the programming partners announced Tuesday. The experienced television executive and executive p...
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Carey Mulligan, Bill Nighy Are Bringing 'Skylight' Back to Broadway
David Hare's hit play, directed by Stephen Daldry, will open in Aprilread more
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Lifetime Greenlights Third 'Flowers in the Attic' Movie, Sets New Stars (Exclusive)
Jason Lewis and Rachael Carpani will star in the third installment of V.C. Andrews' seriesread more
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BitTorrent Woos Advertisers and Publishers
BitTorrent, the popular peer-to-peer file sharing platform, is attempting to battle its association with piracy while pursuing publishers and advertisers, Digiday reported earlier today. While BitT...
‘Fault in Our Stars’ Most Buzzed About Summer Film on Social (EXCLUSIVE)
“Guardians of the Galaxy” may have topped the summer box office, but “The Fault in Our Stars” was the most buzzed about film on social media. That’s the conclusion of Fiz...
Facebook Website, Apps Suffer Brief Outage
Facebook’s website and mobile apps on Wednesday were briefly knocked offline at about 3:45 p.m. Eastern, with the services resuming about 20 minutes later. The site previously has had more ext...
Meet John Mulaney, ‘a Slice of Whitebread Moving Through New York City’ (Video)
Fox would like you to meet John Mulaney, star of the new series “Mulaney” — and is offering up a 22-minute video to help things along. The real John Mulaney, is, like all people, kin...
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Publicis Groupe Buys Canada's Nurun
Paris-based Publicis Groupe has acquired digital agency Nurun from Quebecor Media in a $115 million deal. Since its inception in 2000, Nurun has swiftly grown into one of the world's leading di...
Telluride Review: 'Merchants of Doubt' Takes Lobbyists to Task and Falls Short
Part of the problem with "Merchants of Doubt" is also part of its own argument: You can't reason someone out of a position they didn't reason themselves into, and a dispiriting number of peo...
Carey Mulligan, Bill Nighy to Open ‘Skylight’ on Broadway
London hit “Skylight” will get a Broadway transfer this spring, with stars Carey Mulligan and Bill Nighy reprising their roles in Stephen Daldry’s staging of the 1995 play by David ...
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Daimler Gets Into Ride-Sharing Apps
Daimler, owner of Mercedes-Benz, has acquired rival companies RideScout and MyTaxi to reach a new market of consumers who favor ride-sharing apps over owning a car. The Wall Street Journal and Tech...
‘Marry Me’ Stars Hitched to NBC’s Fall TV Kickoff Special
NBC has announced an interesting proposal: In an effort to generate buzz for its freshman programs and high-profile returning comedy dramas, the Peacock has recruited Casey Wilson and Ken Marino of it...
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New Rovio CEO Faces a Host of Challenges
Is it possible to build a viable company (let alone an entertainment empire) on the back of a mobile video game app that may have seen its day? Good question, and Finnish tech firm Rovio is hoping a...
Transgender Rocker Laura Jane Grace to Star in New AOL Series (Video)
Rock star and transgender activist Laura Jane Grace stars in her own series on AOL titled “True Trans With Laura Jane Grace.” Produced by AOL Studios, the 10-episode series premieres on...

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