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  • Top 3 Pop: New Haruki Murakami novel; 'The Approval Matrix'; 'The Giver' movie

    'THE GIVER' FILM 1 Based on the book by Lois Lowry, "The Giver" transcends boundaries, telling the story of a utopian society. The story centers on Jonas (Brenton Thwaites), a young man chosen to be the community's Receiver of Memories. He begins to...
  • Comedy Central Renews Chris Hardwick's '@midnight'

    "@midnght," host Chris Hardwick's popular weeknight panel show that famously mixes the best of what both social media and improv comedy have to offer, has been given a second season order at Comedy Central. The show became a ratings hit -- especially...
  • Why BuzzFeed Is Launching Its Own Hollywood Studio

    Are you ready for "Listicle: The Movie"? BuzzFeed, the Internet-media company best known for its shareable list-based articles, is expanding across multiple vectors -- including changing the name of its digital-video division into the grandiose-...
  • Viacom Claims Cablevision Engaged in Fraud in Pact for Channel Carriage

    Viacom is claiming that Cablevision's 2012 negotiations for carriage of its cable networks were a "complete sham" and is asking a federal judge to void an agreement that gives the cable operator rights to carry MTV, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, BET and...
  • 'Let's Be Cops' Campaign Feeds Twitter Blurbs Into TV Ads (Exclusive)

    Who needs critics? 20th Century Fox is pulling upbeat bon mots from Twitter about "Let's Be Cops" -- the goofy buddy-cop comedy picture that bows Aug. 13 -- into TV ads shortly after the tweets are posted. The studio is working with social-media...
  • ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel' Rises in July, Routs Letterman in Demo

    NBC's Jimmy Fallon remains the dominant latenight talkshow, but that hasn't keep ABC's Jimmy Kimmel from notching some ratings achievements of his own. And both seem to be gaining at the expense of CBS' David Letterman, who has lost whatever momentum he...
  • The Best of This Year's Emmy Campaigns

    Hard work deserves recognition. And in showbiz, there is no better recognition than an award. So here are the first Emmy Tubthump Awards, which salute the innovative and/or goofy work of Emmy campaigners -- those people who work hard to make sure that you...
  • Veteran comedian Jim Breuer makes Chicagoland stop

    Veteran comedian Jim Breuer makes Chicagoland stop
    Comedian Jim Breuer cannot quite put his finger on it. Maybe it's the club layout. Or the personalities of the residents of Schaumburg. Perhaps even that he is so excited to dine at Texas de Brazil following his show that the material just weaves together...
  • TV Academy Awards Six Interactive Media Emmys

    The interactive media wing of the Television Academy handed out six juried awards for the 66th annual Emmy Awards at an event Wednesday at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre. Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media is divided into four...
  • Robin Williams and His Longtime Love of Videogames

    In between filming his movies, television shows and doing stand-up comedy, Robin Williams would spend countless hours playing videogames -- in fact he considered himself a "huge" gamer, even naming his only daughter after the princess in Nintendo's "The...
  • Emmy Voters Lean Toward Barbed Political Commentaries on Latenight

    As far as the Emmy nominees for Variety Series are concerned, it's the politics, stupid. A category once dominated by music and sketches now tilts decidedly toward contemporary commentary and lampoons. Whether the hook is faux news reporting (Jon...