| Aug 21, 2014
| 4:30 PM
When it comes to analyzing awards, the Emmys are the hardest to gauge. The Academy Awards have the luxury of looking to Guild Awards or BAFTAs, which share a voting body with the Academy, but the Emmys noms are determined by a panel of unknown--and...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:50 PM
No one ever really knows what will go down on Emmy Awards night. Just when you think the voters are stuck in a rubber-stamp rut, they pull a big surprise and bestow their love on a shiny TV newbie.
That's what makes predicting the winners such an iffy...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Chuck Lorre knows one thing for sure about television: Repeats matter.
To generate more sampling for his CBS comedy "Mom," Lorre had the brainstorm of setting up an unusal deal with TBS. The cabler will air reruns of the show's first season for a month...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:53 PM
When Orlando's Extreme Dance Company performs Tuesday on "America's Got Talent," the troupe can expect a huge hometown audience. The talent contest took three of the Top Five slots last week in the Orlando TV market.
This week, "America's Got Talent"...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 6:51 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - For those who need a little more incentive to get invested in the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, nationally syndicated oddsmaker Benjamin Eckstein has a solution - gamble on it.
While betting money on the Emmys in the state of...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Reality series collected the five of the top six spots in ratings last week for Central Florida. "America's Got Talent" was the biggest show, and an Orlando act, Extreme Dance Company, remains among the acts in contention.
Here are the week's most-...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 4:48 PM
The 2014 Teen Choice Awards, celebrating the year’s achievements in film, TV, music, fashion and sports on the millennial generation’s list, are just around the corner.
Movie-wise, the hottest things include action comedy “22 Jump...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 1:48 PM
The Creative Arts Emmys will be handed out beginning at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles. Although most of the 80 categories probably hold little interest to those who aren't friends, family or colleagues of the nominees, the...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:34 PM
Craig Ferguson is in final negotiations with Tribune Media to host a daily syndicated half-hour talkshow that would air in the 7 p.m. hour across the Tribune station group.
The show is targeted to bow in the fall of 2015. It's expected that Michael...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:35 AM
For the second night in a row, CBS' "Big Brother" won over the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic, according to Nielsen.
The privacy-deprivation show earned a solid rating of 2.2 in the desired demographic. Roughly 6.3 million people tuned in to see...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 9:08 AM
UPDATED: The hot summer of reality TV continued Wednesday night.
The "America's Got Talent" results show drew the biggest audience nationally: 10.1 million, according to updated ratings. NBC on Thursday announced that Kenichi Ebina, winner of the show's...