| Jul 14, 2014
| 6:30 PM
The announcement that 20th Century Fox Television heads Dana Walden and Gary Newman would take the reins of Fox Broadcasting brought ringing endorsements from showrunners in their stable.
"I've worked with them both for a while, and they really know what...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:35 PM
Rupert Murdoch wants one more jewel for his crown.
The 83-year-old media mogul's audacious $80-billion bid to acquire Time Warner was rejected, but people close to Murdoch say that he hasn't given up. Time Warner's stock soared 17% on Wednesday amid...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 10:04 AM
ABC's "Rising Star" fell to a ratings low for the show Sunday night, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The hourlong telecast, in which three singers survived the second night of so-called duels, earned a rating of 1.0 among key 18- to 49-year-old...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Ay, Caramba! To celebrate its acquisition of "The Simpsons," FXX will air the longest running marathon in TV history, showing all 25 seasons of the veteran animated comedy (that's 552 episodes) plus "The Simpsons Movie" in chronological order from...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Get ready for lots of jokes about cartoonish-looking makeup. MAC's Marge-worthy cosmetics collection gets ready for its close-up later this month during San Diego's Comic-Con.
Although specific details are sparse regarding the 10-piece collection (MAC...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Fox is rolling out a good chunk of its fall lineup outside of premiere week, it announced Thursday, including early starts for multi-night reality series "Utopia" and new drama "Red Band Society."
"Utopia" kicks the net's fall off with a special three-...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Hey Arnold!" voice actor and writer Steve Viksten died on Monday. He was 54.
He lent his vocal chops to the character of Oskar Kokoshka, a boarding house resident with an ambiguous Eastern European accent, for the hit animated Nickelodeon show....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The Professional Golfers' Assn. of America Championship helped CBS earn No. 1 network of the night status, according to Nielsen.
The tournament, which ran until 9 p.m. EST, had a rating of 2.4 in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic. With roughly 11....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Starz in August premieres "Outlander," its most anticipated series since "Spartacus."
The 16-episode first season comes from exec producer Ron Moore ("Battlestar Galactica") and is based on Diana Gabaldon's immensely popular "Outlander" book series. It...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 9:29 AM
NBC wrestled to the top on Sunday with its telecasts of the NFL Hall of Fame game and World Wrestling Entertainment Inc.'s "Wrestlemania 30: The World Television Premiere."
The New York Giants-Buffalo Bills NFL Hall of Fame game, which aired on the...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Calling "Sesame Street" children's programming is like calling "Saturday Night Live" a sketch comedy show or "The Simpsons" a cartoon. Technically it may be accurate, but the label fails to grasp its wide and powerful reach in pop culture.