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Lisa Ling Says Maria Shriver Should Run for California Governor
Ann Curry, Michael Bloomberg and The Jerusalem Post's Khaled Abu Toameh were honored alongside Shriver at the Southern California Journalism Awards.read more
Zendaya on Exiting Aaliyah Biopic: ‘The Project Wasn’t All the Way There’
It didn’t take long for Zendaya to explain her reasoning for leaving Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic, “Aaliyah: Princess of R&B.” The Disney Channel actress and singer was set to...
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The New Video Ad Viewability Metric Is Drawing Scrutiny
The Media Rating Council today is adopting a viewability metric, or “currency,” for online video ads that defines when viewable display impressions count. It’s the industry’s...
‘America’ Review: Another Dinesh D'Souza Doc That's Easy to Mock
Author, filmmaker, and convicted felon Dinesh D'Souza returns to movies with “America,” based on his best-seller of the same title, a follow-up to the screechy, slapdash “2016: O...
Review: 'True Blood' Season 7 Episode 2, 'I Found You,' Spends A Lot Of Time On Very Little
This week's discovery: If you play the "True Blood" theme at x1.5 speed, it turns into a danceable rock-a-billy tune. Try it on HBO Go today! I have to take my jollies where I can because wo...
Joel McHale Says He's Not Interested in CBS's ‘Late Late Show’ Gig (Video)
Joel McHale isn't interested in Craig Ferguson‘s job at CBS's “Late Late Show” — if you believe what he had to say on TBS's “Conan” on Friday. O'Bri...
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What 'Transformers 4's Huge China Opening Means for Hollywood
The Michael Bay film's $93 million haul makes it the biggest ever three-day opening in the country.read more
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Damon Lindelof of 'The Leftovers' Reveals Toughest Scene: It Took Forever to Get Right (Q&A)
The HBO drama's co-creator says his team spent a "disproportionate amount of time" crafting the premiere's riot sequence.read more
‘Californication’ Finale: David Duchovny Says Goodbye to Hank Moody
WARNING: “Californication” fans who have not watched the series finale should stop reading. This interview with star David Duchovny contains spoilers about that episode. After seven season...
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Fox News Hits 50-Quarter Ratings Streak With Megyn Kelly on the Rise, Benghazi Still a Hot Topic
The network's executive vp programming Bill Shine speaks with THR about keeping ahead of the competition for so long, the first year of the revamped primetime lineup and why he stands by the editorial...
BET Awards Host Chris Rock Skewers Donald Sterling, Kevin Hart and Jay Z's Elevator Fight (Video)
Chris Rock opened the 2014 BET Awards with all the weaponry he needs — a microphone, a stage and eight minutes of everyone's undivided attention. The world-class stand-up comic greeted the ...
CBS’ Female Power Hour: ‘Reckless’ Creator Lets Women Dominate the Series On and Off Screen
“Reckless,” a hot and steamy CBS drama set in the South that debuts Sunday has a decidedly female bent both in front of the camera and – most unusual for Hollywood – behind it....
BET Awards: ’12 Years a Slave,’ Beyonce, Pharrell Top Winners
The 2014 BET Awards kicked off at Nokia Theater in Los Angeles Sunday night and came with many surprises. Pharrell opened the show with “Come Get It Bae.” The crowd went crazy when surpri...
Meshach Taylor Death: 5 Funny Moments From a Classic Scene Stealer
Meshach Taylor, who died Saturday, was most well known for his role as the lovable assistant Anthony Bouvier on the hit CBS sitcom “Designing Women.” He earned an Emmy nomination for Best ...
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How Veteran TV Exec Dawn Ostroff Is Taking Condé Nast Beyond Print
The century-old magazine giant Condé Nast made an eyebrow-raising announcement in October 2011. Faced with declining print revenue, the company said it was getting into the entertainment busi...
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NFL Says It’s The Champ of Twitter's Amplify Program
The National Football League is huddling with Twitter to score more highlights and exclusive game coverage on the social site through its Amplify program, which lets brands share in-tweet video clip...
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With Broadcast Volume Down, TV Inventory Is Going to Get Expensive
If everybody waits out this upfront for better inventory in the fall, will anybody get enough of it? Brian Wieser, analyst at Pivotal Research (and a former head forecaster for Magna Global), said...
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Programmers Are Frustrated by a Lack of Netflix Metrics
When Breaking Bad scored three Emmy wins last fall, its showrunner, Vince Gilligan, credited Netflix for his show’s longevity and for heightening its popularity. Similarly, program execs in ge...
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Horizon’s Marianne Gambelli Discusses Television, Programmatic and Life After NBC
   Specs Who Marianne Gambelli New gig Evp, chief investment officer at Horizon Media Old gig President of advertising sales at NBC Age 54 How do you like being on the other side ...
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BET Awards 2014: The Winners
UPDATED: Beyonce won three awards, Pharrell Williams and August Alsina took home two apiece and "12 Years a Slave" prevailed as best movie.read more

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