| May 21, 2014
| 4:50 PM
On college campuses all over the country, the classes of 2014 have distinguished themselves like none before — mainly by chasing away their commencement speakers. Students at Smith College scared off Christine Lagarde, the first female managing...
| May 18, 2014
When it comes to creating stories on the stage, Mary Zimmerman is a master. But the Tony Award-winning director is very specific about the tales she chooses to tell.
"One thing I really like is to try to stage the impossible," says Zimmerman, 53,...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:18 PM
With commencement season heading into full swing, the scandal du jour is the rising number of speakers hounded off their graduation podiums (podia?) by student protests or threats thereof.
Rutgers graduates and their parents will be deprived of the...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:38 PM
It's a baby girl meatball for "Jersey Shore" alum Snooki, a.k.a. Nicole Polizzi.
The reality star made the announcement with a video taken as she and her son, Lorenzo, found out in real time that the little guy would be getting a baby sister....
| May 1, 2014
| 5:50 PM
With its sleek synth riffs, propulsive machine beats and digitally processed vocal melodies, the Swedish duo Galantis fit right into the electronic dance music that largely defined last month's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
| Apr 24, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Viacom's MTV said it would launch a cooking competition program, a new family drama and three other new series as part of its coming programming slate.
In "Snack Off," which debuts July 10, a group of amateur chefs battle in a competition that calls...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
It's OK to admit it. You're not the only one. We've all fallen victim at some time or another to the mind-numbing hold that reality TV can place on us.
"Did she really just say that?" "What on earth is he doing?" "Are you kidding me!?...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 11:25 AM
It'll be another bambino or bambina for Nicole Polizzi: Snooki has announced she's pregnant with her second child.
And guess what: She's a grown woman who will go into "momma bear" mode to protect her family.
"Jionni and I are so excited to confirm...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
FremantleMedia has acquired a majority stake in SallyAnn Salsano's 495 Prods., home of "Jersey Shore," "Party Down South" and other hit unscripted series.
FremantleMedia has taken a 75% stake in the company Salsano (pictured) founded in 2006 with the...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 6:42 AM
You love Aaron Paul. Drake loves Aaron Paul. The critics love Aaron Paul. But there was no guarantee the hostile, sold-out crowd of 18,000-plus at WWE’s “Monday Night Raw” at Allstate Arena on March 3 would love Aaron Paul.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Lindsay Lohan is back — only this time, instead of in court or in the lenses of the paparazzi, she'll be on TV once a week with Oprah Winfrey at the helm.
A preview of "Lindsay," a docu-series that premieres Sunday on OWN, hit the Internet Tuesday...