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Nickelodeon Cancels 'Sam & Cat' After Behind-the-Scenes Drama
UPDATED: The Viacom-owned network is not moving forward with the Jennette McCurdy and Ariana Grande comedy after putting the series on hiatus earlier this year.read more
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Dana Walden, Gary Newman Close to Deal to Oversee Fox Broadcasting
Sources say 21st Century Fox is close to setting a deal with 20th Century Fox TV CEOs Dana Walden and Gary Newman to take on oversight of Fox Broadcasting Co. Deal will involve a restructuring of oper...
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NBC Chiefs on Abortion Controversy, Emmy Snubs and 'Community's' New Home
UPDATED: Bob Greenblatt and his fellow execs used the TCA platform to tout NBC's turnaround and its plan for the fall.read more
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20th Century Fox Crosses $1 Billion at 2014 Domestic Box Office
The domestic box office is mired in a slump, but it’s been a great summer for 20th Century Fox, which became the first studio to cross the $1 billion mark Stateside this year. It got there on th...
NBC Chief's 3 Pieces of Advice for for the Next Head of Fox
With Fox expected to name a new head of entertainment within days, NBC entertainment chief Bob Greenblatt offered some advice to his new rival. Since taking over NBC in 2011, Greenblatt has helped lea...
Shakira to Kick Off World Cup Closing Ceremony Sunday
Shortly before the final match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off Sunday, Colombian singer Shakira will rock the crowd at the star-studded closing ceremony in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The diva an...
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Empty Chair For Detained Chinese TV Anchor
CCTV star taken away moments before going on air. Rampant corruption or retaliation among the explanations.
Christopher Walken to Play Tap-Dancing Captain Hook in ‘Peter Pan Live’
Christopher Walken will be playing Captain Hook in NBC's “Peter Pan Live” — a role that will include singing and tap dancing. “He might really just be a song and dance man ...
‘America's Got Talent,’ ‘Last Comic Standing,’ ‘American Ninja Warrior’ Renewed
NBC is renewing “America's Got Talent,” “Last Comic Standing,” and “American Ninja Warrior.” The new seasons will be the 10th for “America's Got Talen...
‘Transformers’ Adds $102 Million Overseas, Steams Toward $1 Billion at Global Box Office
“Transformers: Age of Extinction” continued its global dominance this weekend, leading the worldwide box office with another $102 million. The foreign total for Michael Bay's morphing ...
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NBC Execs on Broadcast Vs. Cable, Emmy Awards, Thursday Night Struggles
NBC topper Bob Greenblatt opened the Peacock’s portion of the Television Critics Assn. summer press tour with the good news that the Peacock’s ratings momentum has continued into the summe...
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Christopher Walken to Play Captain Hook in NBC's 'Peter Pan'
UPDATED: The network also had gone out to Kristen Bell to star as Peter, but could not work out a deal due to the actress' commitment to Showtime's "House of Lies."read more
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Director
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. Here's our early predictions for the best direct...
Richard Linklater's ‘Boyhood’ Breaks Out at Specialty Box Office
Richard Linklater‘s adventurous and unconventional “Boyhood,” which was filmed over a period of 12 years as a young boy aged from preschool to high school graduation, broke out at th...
‘Planet of the Apes’ Doesn't Monkey Around in Massive $73 Million Box-Office Opening
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” delivered beyond expectations in a $73 million debut this weekend that gave the sputtering summer box office a much-needed shot in the arm. The 3D sci-fi t...
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Box Office: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Scores Stellar $73M Debut
UPDATED: The sequel, however, couldn't prevent summer domestic box office revenue from continuing to tumble year over year; Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" wows at the specialty box office, while "Begin...
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Box Office: ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Rules With $73 Million
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” swung into theaters and snagged an estimated $73 million domestic debut this weekend from audiences looking for a blockbuster with brains. The 20th Century...
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Top Chinese TV Anchor Detained as Graft Probe Spreads to Media
Rui Chenggang hosts "Economic News," one of China's most popular business TV shows.read more
Specialty Box Office: 'Boyhood' Blasts Off To Summer's Best Limited Debut (UPDATED)
Audiences flocked to Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" this weekend, giving the specialty market a much needed shot in the arm. With astounding reviews and months of anticipation following festi...
SAG-AFTRA's National Board Approves Proposed Contract, Sends to Membership
SAG-AFTRA's national board late Saturday approved the union's new primetime TV and movie contract with Hollywood producers. The proposed three-year deal with the Alliance of Motion Picture and...

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