‘Approval Matrix’s’ Neal Brennan on Being the ‘Bill Maher for Cultural Stuff’
For a pop culture aficionado, one of the most popular magazine features is New York’s back-of-book Approval Matrix grid that ranks dinner party-worthy factoids based on where they fall between highb...
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TV Ratings: Steady Teen Choice Awards Skew Young, PGA Wins the Night
Overrun from CBS coverage of the PGA Championship means its ratings are approximate, but the conclusion of the golf tournament still easily took more
SAG Foundation Taps Time Inc. Veteran Cyd Wilson as Exec Director
The Screen Actors Guild Foundation has appointed media marketing veteran Cyd Wilson as its new executive director following the departure of Jill Seltzer. Wilson is the founder and president of Cyd Wi...
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NBC's 'State of Affairs' Enlists David Harbour as Series Regular (Exclusive)
The "Rake" alum will portray the chief of staff in the network's Katherine Heigl dramaread more
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'Game of Thrones' Actor Dies Four Days Into Filming New Season
Northern Ireland native J.J. Murphy, 86, passed away after shooting his first scenes as Ser Denys Mallisterread more
Ratings: PGA Championship Overrun Boosts CBS’ Sunday Win
CBS scored a Sunday victory with some help from a PGA Championship overrun. While final numbers are still to be adjusted, the margin of victory over its competition is enough to hold. Fox's “...
TNT Puts Gotham Moviegoers in ‘Legends’ Trailer on Bigscreen with NCM (Exclusive)
TNT this weekend gave several surprised New York City moviegoers co-starring roles as “virtual extras” alongside Sean Bean in a promotional stunt for its upcoming drama series “Legen...
Amazon Unveils 5 Pilots Starring Adam Brody, Selma Blair, Mena Suvari – And When They'll Premiere
Amazon has unveiled the line up for its third pilot season, which will once again utilize viewer feedback to decide what shows will receive more episodes after five pilots premiere on Aug. 28. The div...
Universal Music Publishing Group Hires Rebekah Alperin as SVP Marketing, Communications
Universal Music Publishing Group continued beefing up its executive team, hiring Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Rebekah Alperin from Kobalt Music Group on Monday. In the role, Al...
Pussy Riot Members Will Feature in ‘House of Cards’ Next Season
From one corrupt government to another. Pussy Riot veterans Nadya Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina, who spent 22 months in prison for protesting President Vladimir Putin, will appear in the third ...
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Watch Adrien Brody Attempt 'Houdini' Magic Tricks in History's Miniseries Trailer
"Prepare to be captivated. Exhilarated. Mystified."read more
Demand Media Hires Former Ticketmaster CEO Sean Moriarty, Acquires Online Art Gallery Saatchi
Demand Media, the group that controls websites Cracked and eHow, has hired former Ticketmaster CEO Sean Moriarty to replace interim CEO  Shawn Colo, a company co-founder who has been appointed pre...
Watch: 'Better Call Saul' Trailer Announces the Release Date, Compares Lawyers to Insurance Companies
"Better Call Saul," the hotly anticipated prequel to "Breaking Bad," has released its first teaser trailer (for television audiences, at least). Clocking in at nine seconds, it's m...
Catholic League Has Pretty Chill Response to ‘Black Jesus’
The Catholic League, which often expresses offense at media portrayals of Catholics and religious figures, is pretty okay with Adult Swim's “Black Jesus.” In a statement, the group'...
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BET Orders Reality Series Starring Nelly, Keyshia Cole and Mann Family (Exclusive)
The three new unscripted entries join a roster of original programming that includes "Sunday Best," among othersread more
The 11 Best British Romantic Comedies
"Not Another Happy Ending" stars Karen Gillan as a young author who has earned wide success but is now faced with intense writer's block.  Can her publisher Tom (Stanley Webber) figure ...
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Amazon Studios Sets August Premiere for Third Group of Pilots
Viewers have a say in which shows become series read more
‘Game of Thrones’ Actor J.J. Murphy Dies Four Days into Filming Season 5
“Game of Thrones” actor J.J. Murphy has died four days after shooting his first scenes for season five of the HBO series. He was 86. The Northern Ireland native collapsed and died on Frida...
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Ethan Hawke on 'Boyhood' Children: "They Grow Up, and We Age"
"I remember I thought, 'Wow, I still look really good,' and then as the movie progresses, we go, 'Oh yeah, reality.' "read more
Andrew Simpson and Josephine de la Baume Board Abner Pastoll’s ‘Road Games’
PARIS– Andrew Simpson (“Notes on a Scandal”) and Josephine de la Baume (“Rush”) have boarded Abner Pastoll’s debut “Road Games,” a French-English suspense t...