| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
And you thought the people at ESPN cared only about sports.
On Monday, executives at the sports-media empire will take a vested interest in helping a general-entertainment cable network launch the second season of one of its most successful scripted...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Time Warner's fourth quarter results topped Wall Street forecasts, with the better-than-expected revenue increase driven by the cable TV businesses and Warner Bros.'s theatrical releases.
The media conglom's revenue rose 5% in the fourth quarter, to $8....
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Reed Hastings has positioned Netflix as an "Internet TV network," with HBO among its chief competitors.
And now Netflix is almost as big as HBO -- at least in terms of topline revenue. In the fourth quarter of 2013, Netflix's revenue climbed 24% to $1....
| Aug 7, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Thanks to a strong performance from its cable networks including TNT and TBS, media giant Time Warner Inc. posted strong revenue and profit gains and beat the estimates of Wall Street analysts.
Revenue at Time Warner grew 10% to $7.4 billion and the...
| Oct 11, 2011
| 2:29 PM
HBO Go (Free; iOS)
What it is: A way for HBO subscribers to watch premium content on their iPhones and iPads.
How it works: Log in through your cable subscription user name and password, and voila, top shows wherever you can get an Internet connection....
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:22 PM
You've probably seen — or heard — Alexandra Breckenridge on some of your favorite television series. She portrays Katerina on HBO's "True Blood" and spent six years doing voice work for animated shows such as Fox's "Family Guy" and "American...
| May 17, 2012
| 12:29 PM
ESPN’s Jeannine Edwards started her TV career as an in-track host at Pimlico and Laurel in the early 1990s.
“It allowed me to learn television, because I came from a background of training horses and had no TV experience,” she says....
| May 14, 2012
| 6:58 AM
For the second week in a row, Baltimore got some prime-time, Sunday-night love on high-end cable TV.
Two weeks ago, Lutherville got a mention on "Mad Men." Granted, it was a throwaway line, but a mention is a mention in self-conscious Baltimore -- and...
| Jan 29, 2012
| 9:53 PM
The Screen Actors Guild handed out three of its five film awards Sunday night to performers in the 1960s civil rights drama "The Help," injecting a little excitement into the Oscar race.
The cast of the film received the group's top honor, the SAG...
| Mar 6, 2011
| 3:47 PM
SHERMAN OAKS (KTLA) -- Sheen and his friends hosted an online hour-long show Saturday night after being told by his lawyers to stop speaking with the media.
Sheen's show, which he titled "Sheen's Korner," had a peak of 140,000 views and featured many...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 7:37 PM
A veteran wiseguy actor is using his celebrity and his real life brush with the law to steer troubled kids away from crime.
Anthony Borgese, who goes by the stage name Tony Darrow, is best known for his roles in the movie "Goodfellas" and on television...