| Mar 7, 2014
| 12:00 PM
In Syfy's reality competition "Opposite Worlds," Twitter put unprecedented power in the hands of viewers, supplying them with the ability to reward popular contestants with a luxurious spa day while punishing others with a less savory task: cleaning human...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Kerry Washington is undeniably one of the hottest actresses in Hollywood.
But with her upcoming hosting gig on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend, could she also be called a sellout?
Washington, the star of ABC's sizzling "Scandal," has made headlines...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 11:38 AM
"The Fosters" has found a home on ABC Family. The network has renewed the family drama for a second season.
The envelope-pushing series, which boasts Jennifer Lopez as an executive producer, centers on a biracial lesbian couple and their brood made up...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The LGBT advocacy organization GLAAD announced the nominees for its 25th Media Awards on Thursday, with television series such as "Orange Is the New Black," "The Fosters," "Modern Family" and "Orphan Black" earning recognition.
For outstanding drama...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 7:00 AM
It's the sound most have learned to ignore when she's around. Where there is Julie Plec, the co-creator of "The Vampire Diaries," there's a near constant hum — a sort of real-life soundtrack that rivals the intense, forlorn music on the popular CW...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:32 AM
In a move that reflects the deepening connection between television and social media, Nielsen has introduced a new type of ratings system that seeks to measure the audience for TV-related conversations on Twitter.
The new Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings will...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 1:23 PM
The Golden Globes were the buzz of social media, with the comedic barbs from hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler helping to propel the awards show to the top of the Twitter TV charts.
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards on NBC inspired nearly 2.4 million...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Four seasons ago a quartet of young women began receiving threatening, and very well informed texts, from the mysterious "A," who they assumed was their former queen bee Alison, presumed dead. So you can imagine their shock. Now, of course, they know...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:33 PM
ABC Family has picked up comedies "Melissa & Joey" and "Baby Daddy" for additional seasons. The network also announced Monday that it's expanding its brood, greenlighting three new drama pilots.
"Melissa & Joey," featuring '90s teen stars Melissa Joan...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:25 PM
It's one of Hollywood's longest-running guessing games: Who will succeed Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger? And it just got a little more interesting.
Anne Sweeney's announcement this week that she will step down as head of...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Walt Disney Co. and satellite TV provider Dish Network's sweeping new agreement could lead to changes in the way consumers watch television.
The comprehensive distribution deal, announced late Monday, is expected to become a blueprint on how the...