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FCC Votes Along Party Lines to Limit TV Joint Sales Deals
It’s a good thing the FCC started out with three items that all five commissioners could agree upon because that was the end of the harmony at Monday’s meeting. Over strong objections fr...
‘How I Met Your Mother': 6 Standout Moments From the Series (Video)
With “How I Met Your Mother” hurtling toward its series finale on Monday, TheWrap looks back at six particularly striking (in one case, literally) from the show's history. Yes, we know...
Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott Sign On for Lifetime Show Amid Cheating Scandal
After Dean McDermott admitted to cheating on wife Tori Spelling in January, the couple will be working it out in front of Lifetime's cameras. The cable network has greenlit six one-hour episodes o...
A ‘Penny Dreadful’ Sex Tour: Where Victorians Picked Up Hookers and Bought Porn (Exclusive Video)
Showtime's upcoming “Penny Dreadful” shows us the strangest parts of Victorian London, but some things never change. In a new video from the production, star Reeve Carney shows us wher...
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Resurrection Falls Back to Earth
After a splashy debut in which it more than doubled its time slot predecessor’s average deliveries, ABC’s Resurrection has fallen back to earth. According to Nielsen fast national data,...
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Dylan Penn Horror Film 'Condemned' Finds Its Cast
Eli Morgan Gesner, a professional skateboarder turned clothing designer, wrote the script and is directing the film.read more
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Hulu Names Craig Erwich Head of Content
The former head of Warner Horizon will join the online streamer on April 7. read more
U.K. TV Channel London Live Launches
LONDON — A new U.K. TV channel, London Live, launches Monday, one of the biggest developments in the local biz since the launch of commercial channel Channel 5 in 1997. The channel is the third ...
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'Midnight Rider' Accident: Sarah Jones Remembered at Georgia Safety Seminar (Video)
Local filmmakers and labor representatives discussed ways to prevent similar tragedies from occurring.read more
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Skype's Message to Facebook and WhatsApp: Millennial Use Growing
Skype is making its case to marketers that it is hip with millennials, that highly coveted youth demographic. Skype now counts more than 300 million users and said it reaches 24 percent of 18-24-yea...
Paula Froelich Named Editor of Yahoo Travel, Joining New Entertainment Chief Josh Wolk
Former “Page Six” editor Paula Froelich will oversee Yahoo's travel section, the internet platform said Monday, joining Josh Wolk, who was officially named executive editor of Yahoo En...
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Machinima Names Chad Gutstein CEO
UPDATED: The former COO of Ovation television network says he "jumped at the chance" to lead Machinima.read more
Sundance Winner ‘The Overnighters’ Gets U.S. Distribution
Drafthouse Films has acquired North American theatrical, home video, transactional and other rights to Jesse Moss’ documentary “The Overnighters” from the Film Sales Co. The film chronic...
‘Nurse Jackie’ Renewed for Seventh Season
Prior to premiering its sixth season, Showtime announced that its hit show, “Nurse Jackie,” has been renewed for a seventh season. The fifth season of the Edie Falco-staring dramedy avera...
Drafthouse Acquires Sundance Award-Winning Doc 'The Overnighters'
Drafthouse Films has acquired North American rights to Jesse Moss' acclaimed documentary "The Overnighters." The film world premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival where it won a Special Jury Awa...
Greg Easterly Named President of Chicago’s WGN-TV
Tribune Broadcasting has appointed Greg Easterly as president and general manager of Chicago’s WGN-TV. Easterly will also oversee CLTV, Tribune Broadcasting’s Chicago-based regional cable ...
‘Overnighters’ Documentary Acquired by Drafthouse, Oscar Push Planned
“The Overnighters,” an acclaimed documentary about the North Dakota oil fields, has been acquired by Drafthouse Films. Directed by Jesse Moss, “Overnighters” offers a look at t...
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James Van Der Beek on Lessons From 'Apartment 23,' Stand-Up and Dawson Comparisons
The "Friends With Better Lives" star chats with THR about his shift to comedy, what would have happened on a third season of the ABC comedy and wanting to work with Will Ferrell.read more
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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...

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