| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Following Fox topper Kevin Reilly's disparaging comments about pilot season earlier in the week, CBS Entertainment prez Nina Tassler had a far more positive outlook on the traditional TV programming process, telling journos at the Eye's TCA session that...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 12:27 PM
The process of making TV pilots every year may be a relic of the pre-Netflix era — but CBS isn't going to abandon it any time soon.
"Pilot season does work for us," CBS entertainment president Nina Tassler told reporters Wednesday morning at the...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:07 PM
It's as close as television can get to the "boldest, biggest" social experiment that one can imagine -- at least that's what Fox's new head of alternative entertainment promises of the network's latest reality import: "Utopia."
The network announced...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The setting: a gloomy metropolis in the not-too-distant future. Endless rows of identically clad proles sit before a giant screen, watching Big Brother rant about the virtues of group think. "We are one people with one will, one resolve, one cause!" he...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The most anticipated event of the current edition of "Big Brother" took place Thursday -- and it wasn't even the finale.
Aaryn Gries, the 22-year-old houseguest from Texas who has sparked high ratings and a furor among viewers and fans of the CBS...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:30 PM
CBS Interactive has saddled up with Professional Bull Riders, in a pact to produce and manage PBR's new digital subscription service offering rodeo fans 100-plus live streaming broadcasters and on-demand video.
For the first time, PBR will sell digital...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The sequestered houseguests on CBS' "Big Brother" are totally unaware of the furor over Saturday's acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
But CBS isn't. In an apparent attempt to reassure viewers, the network further...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:54 PM
"Big Brother" houseguest Aaryn Gries, who has made derogatory remarks about African American, Asian American and gay members of the house, has no idea that her remarks have sparked a controversy among viewers.
But when she exits the house, she will...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:30 AM
When Jennifer Lawrence landed the role of Katniss Everdeen in the first "The Hunger Games" two years ago, neither she nor the film's producer, Nina Jacobson, nor financial backer Lionsgate could imagine the magnitude of what would transpire for all of...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Usually the big event during the annual summer run of CBS' "Big Brother" is the final episode when the last remaining houseguest who has not been voted out scores the grand prize of $500,000.
But in this 15th season, the anticipation is building...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:45 AM
It's now been about three weeks since any "Big Brother" contestants set off major controversies with racist and homophobic remarks or jokes about child pornography. Nonetheless, the CBS reality series increased its ratings from last week to win Thursday...