| Oct 23, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Chuck Lorre will receive the 2014 Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television from the Producers Guild of America at the PGA Awards on Jan. 19.
Lear is being honored for his work on such shows as "The Big Bang Theory," "Two and a Half Men" and "Dharma...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:27 PM
The drama around Darren Aronofsky’s "Noah" was already pretty thick, what with a hurricane tearing through its set a year ago and studio and director reportedly arguing over the cut ahead of the March release.
Into that mix Tuesday came a leaked...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Lionsgate's chief financial officer, James Keegan, a 25-year veteran of the company, is retiring and will be succeeded by James Barge, the former CFO of Viacom.
Keegan, 55, will retire on Oct. 1 and will stay on as a consultant until Jan. 3 to help with...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Expect to see more vampires, werewolves and the undead come to life on television.
In the latest sign of Hollywood's growing appetite for comic book properties, San Diego comic book company IDW Publishing is launching a television division managed by an...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 9:39 PM
When a group of ukulele players got together recently for a jam session, Burbank resident Alissa Hunnicutt was among them, gaining experience performing in public.
She only began learning the instrument about two years ago when she started watching...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The Walt Disney Co. released a video that gives the first glimpse of planned attractions at Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando, Fla., based on the blockbuster movie "Avatar."
The drawings and other images of the Avatar attractions were released over the...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Tina Brown kicked off The Daily Beast's second annual Hero Summit Thursday, Oct. 10, in Washington. D.C.'s politicians, journos and military leaders were all on the slate, including Sen. John McCain, Bob Woodward, and Gen. John Allen.
| Oct 9, 2013
| 6:30 PM
CBS has pulled the plug on rookie Monday sitcom "We Are Men" after two episodes, in the hopes of shoring up a night that has also seen freshman drama "Hostages" struggle.
Veteran laffer "Mike & Molly" will come off the Eye's bench and move into the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 11:11 AM
In a move that could disappoint gift givers and would-be collectors, Walt Disney Co. will stop issuing paper stock certificates.
The Burbank-based entertainment giant has long offered physical stock certificates that include the images of popular...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Paramount Pictures has announced it will be eliminating 110 positions on the lot -- or 5% of its workforce of 2,200 -- and closing several international offices.
The studio also said in a memo that it would be an organizational realignment in select...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger said he likes what he sees from Netflix, but added that he thinks it will be hard for the streaming video service to "corner the market."
"No question Netflix has a running start," said Iger,...