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Kathy Griffin Signs With CAA (Exclusive)
In January the comedian became the third woman in history to win the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album.read more
FCC Votes to Bar Stations from Jointly Selling Ad Time
The FCC on Monday prohibited so-called “sidecar” deals among stations in the same market, a move that Chairman Tom Wheeler said will close a loophole that has allowed major media groups to...
Machinima Hires Cable Exec Chad Gutstein as CEO
Machinima announced that it has hired Chad Gutstein, previously chief operating officer of arts cable network Ovation, as its new CEO. Announcement comes after the YouTube mulitchannel network announ...
Microsoft Game Studios’ Phil Spencer Takes Charge of Xbox
Microsoft Game Studios chief Phil Spencer has been given oversight of Xbox and Xbox Live, which are combining under the games group. In the new role, Spencer will oversee the designers behind the Xbox...
‘Nurse Jackie’ Renewed for Seventh Season on Showtime
Showtime has picked up “Nurse Jackie” for a seventh season, ahead of the Season 6 premiere. The show's fifth season averaged 3.13 million weekly viewers across platforms, up 14 percent...
Ellen Page to Honor ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Star Laverne Cox at GLAAD Media Awards
Ellen Page will present “Orange Is the New Black” star Laverne Cox with the Stephen F. Kolzak Award at this year's GLAAD Media Awards, the LGBT rights organization announced on Monday...
Body Found Near ‘The Avengers’ Set
“The Avengers” sequel’s filming schedule has encountered some unfortunate trouble and it has nothing to do with the traffic delays that Joss Whedon had  apologized for last week. ...
Sam Champion on Josh Elliott's ABC Departure: ‘I Know That Fans of ‘GMA’ Are Not Loving It’ (Video)
Former fellow “Good Morning America” host Sam Champion wished Josh Elliott well in his new NBC Sports venture during Monday's “AMHQ” on The Weather Channel. “He's...
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Brad Pitt and Rachel Boynton Reveal the Backstory of African Oil Doc 'Big Men' (Q&A)
Made over seven years and in partnership with Pitt's production company Plan B, Boynton's film tracks American oil company execs and African politicians as they negotiate a drilling deal that could be...
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'Nurse Jackie' Gets Early Season 7 Renewal at Showtime
UPDATED: Co-star Peter Facinelli will not return as a series regular but may still appear in some capacity. Showrunner Clyde Phillips has inked a new two-year overall deal with studio Lionsgate TV.rea...
‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale: The Series’ Ratings Highs and Lows
CBS's “How I Met Your Mother” is looking to go out big Monday after nine seasons of remarkably consistent ratings. In the 18-to-49 demographic most important to advertisers, the show&#...
‘Game of Thrones’ Peter Dinklage Is Totally Up for Nude Scene
Peter Dinklage is ready to do his part to increase the amount of male nudity on “Game of Thrones.” The actor, who plays Tyrion Lannister on the HBO hit, told Entertainment Weekly he hasn&#...
New Michael Jackson Album to be Released in May
Eight previously unreleased Michael Jackson tunes, “contemporized” by a clutch of contemporary hitmakers, are due to hit stores on May 13, Epic Records and the singer’s estate announced on Monda...
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'How I Met Your Mother' Finale: 5 Loose Ends That Still Need Tying
The CBS comedy signs off for good with the one-hour finale, but several questions — ahem, what about the pineapple? — demand answers.read more
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Disney's 'Frozen' Trailer Targeted in Copyright Lawsuit
The creator of an animated short says Disney teased its blockbuster by misappropriating her own work.read more
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Alicia Keys, Kendrick Lamar Release 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Song (Audio)
Produced by Pharrell Williams, the neo-soul superhero anthem "It's On Again" also features Hans Zimmer's cinematic touch.read more
Top 10 Indies in the iTunes Store This Week: 'August: Osage County' Hits the List
Each Monday we present you with the most up-to-date list of the top 10 indie movies in the iTunes store, combining rentals and purchases. Oscar winners "12 Years a Slave" and "Dallas Buyers Club" ...
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TV Ratings: 'The Walking Dead' Gives Finale Best With 15.7 Million Viewers
The AMC drama closes out its fourth run with its highest finale performance to date -- and comes just shy of the premiere record set in the fall.read more
Nicole Richie Lands Series Order, Development Deal At VH1
Nicole Richie is returning to the reality TV space with #CandidlyNicole, a VH1 show based on her AOL series and her humorous Twitter feed. VH1 has also signed signed a first look/development deal with...
‘Good Wife’ Rises on Sunday of Gains for Basketball-Boosted CBS
CBS won Sunday’s primetime ratings race among the broadcast networks thanks to a sizable college basketball overrun, but the net also saw higher-than-usual numbers for “The Good Wife,̶...

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