| Mar 27, 2014
| 10:33 AM
Jesse Spencer doesn't have far to go to pick up his latest award. The Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards will honor the "Chicago Fire" star with its 2014 Artistic Achievement Award during an April 10 ceremony at the Radisson Blu Aqua...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 6:30 AM
When "The Mindy Project" premiered on Fox in fall 2012, it was widely hailed as a breakthrough in the diversity of mainstream television. Its star, Mindy Kaling, who plays a romantically challenged obstetrician in a New York hospital, became the first...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Hulu announced that it has hired Craig Erwich, previously with Warner Horizon Television, as senior VP and head of content.
Erwich will officially start at the Internet TV joint venture next Monday, April 7, reporting to Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins.
| Apr 3, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Prime-time television dramas are less smoke friendly than they were in the 1950s.
According to a study published online in the journal Tobacco Control on Thursday, there has been a dramatic decline in visibility of tobacco products on prime-time U.S....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Former president of Bluegrass Television Quan Phung will join Slingshot Global Media as president of scripted TV.
The new global independent television studio was formed in February in partnership with TPG Growth with the goal of developing and producing...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Did you watch "House of Cards" this morning, and are you dying to talk about it on social media?
But even the president is on Twitter asking for no spoilers.
So, how are you going to deal with that?
Where, for example, can you comfortably...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 8:27 PM
Jonny Kaplan and the Lazy Stars released their fourth album in October, yet Kaplan admits they are not well known in the U.S. He's looking to change that.
To that end, you'd think they would play in a large venue, well, at leastbigger than the Harp...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Budweiser will hawk suds. Chevrolet will hype cars. And Fox will try to sell "24," "Cosmos" and "American Idol," among other programs.
When the Super Bowl comes around every February, it draws outrageous and over-the-top commercials from dozens of blue-...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 2:30 AM
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Sherilyn Fenn was born in Detroit, Mich., on this date in 1965. This birthday gal may have made her biggest splash with her Emmy nominated performance as Audrey Horne on the quirky series "Twin Peaks" in 1990. She played a...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Normally it's Kristin Cavallari supporting fiance and Bears quarterback Jay Cutler on game day from the suites at Soldier Field, but during Cavallari's promotional appearance on behalf of her Chinese Laundry shoe line Saturday at the Von Maur store in...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 12:08 PM
As 2013 begins, Robert Sean Leonard is the theater world's equivalent of a star athlete who's just completed his contract and become a free agent. There isn't a team that wouldn't want him; all he has to do is pick the best fit and sign.