| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Josh Lucas has been tapped to join the NBC/WBTV pilot "The Mysteries of Laura."
The one-hour drama follows the life and relationships of the titular female homicide detective, played by Debra Messing. Lucas will play Jake, Laura's soon-to-be ex-husband...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Just 10 days before Christmas 2009, Ganel Appolon found an envelope taped to his front door. He and his family were being evicted from their Tamarac home.
Appolon had fallen behind on his mortgage payments, and the lender repossessed the property...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Debra Messing has landed the lead role in NBC drama pilot "The Mysteries of Laura," Variety has confirmed. Messing will play Detective Laura Diamond, a female homicide detective who can handle criminals -- but not her hell-raising twin children....
| Feb 4, 2014
| 7:18 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing my accountant.
The Skinny: I'm still watching "The Following" but I don't know how much longer I can take it. On last night's episode, Ryan Hardy stares so hard at a potential suspect that she figures out he's on to...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 10:30 AM
In another step to build up its television operation, Paramount has set a two-pilot development pact with "Hustle & Flow" filmmaker Craig Brewer.
Deal calls for Brewer (pictured) to write, direct and exec produce two drama pilots for the studio, which...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Last week: I was reading an article in USA Today, “Retirement Living,” (Don’t ask me why as I am not there yet) and thought about Downtown Fort Lauderdale. The jest of the story was more baby boomers are being lured to the city for...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 6:30 AM
About this time each year ride manufacturers and theme park operators gather in Orlando, Fla., for the International Assn. of Amusement Parks and Attractions trade show.
> Photos: Ride makers unveil new attractions at IAAPA show
Ride makers use the...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The management shakeup continues at Time Warner Inc.'s Turner Broadcasting unit.
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. on Monday promoted David Levy to president to oversee channels including TBS and TNT. He had been president of sales, distribution and...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:19 AM
Cutting-edge lighting and striking visuals lit up the fifth annual musical and fashion extravaganza that benefits Ronald McDonald House Charities. Macy's Passport Presents Glamorama, staged at the sold-out Harris Theater, drew more than 1,900 attendees...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 12:30 PM
About 600,000 customers of Washington Post Co.-owned Cable One lost access to Turner Broadcasting System's cable channels Tuesday -- which the programmer said is the first blackout in its history -- after the companies could not reach a deal on carriage...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 12:36 PM
A dispute between Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting unit and a small cable operator has turned particularly nasty and is shining a brighter light on how programmers package their channels for sale to distributors.
Cable One, which has 730,000...