Al Jazeera America Overhauls Programming
January 16 2015 6:57 PM
According to a memo from CEO Ehab Al Shihabi, the fledgling cable news network is making a litany of changes.
Golden Globes 2015: Biggest Winners
January 11 2015 11:55 PM
Who were the biggest winners at the Golden Globes Sunday?
When Cartoons Force Newsrooms To Rethink Their Policies
January 08 2015 5:58 PM
Critics said not republishing Charlie Hebdo’s Muhammad cartoons was a cowardly act, but free speech is a two-way street.
Seven Arrested Over Paris Attack, 1 Suspect Surrenders
January 07 2015 7:28 PM
Hamyd Mourad reportedly walked into a police station in the French town of Charleville-Mézières and gave himself up.
Hollywood Posts Worst Summer Box Office In 8 Years
January 05 2015 3:40 PM
The slate of superheroes and sequels couldn't save this summer's box office.
Indie Theaters To Sony: We'll Screen 'The Interview'
December 23 2014 10:54 AM
A group of cinemas has pledged to screen the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy that some multiplexes pulled last week.
Drones Capture ‘Lagoons Of Filth’ Over Factory Farms
December 19 2014 12:33 PM
A pit of untreated pig waste “the size of several football fields,” claims filmmaker Mark Devries.
Hackers vs. Hollywood: Who Benefits From Sony’s Pullout?
December 18 2014 1:18 PM
“The Interview” was the only major comedy slated for release on Christmas Day, leaving some holiday ticket-buyers up for grabs.
Bloomberg News Replaces Founding Editor Matthew Winkler
December 10 2014 1:44 AM
The announcement comes soon after Michael Bloomberg said he would reprise his role as full-time leader of the company in 2015.
The Media’s Tech-Billionaire Problem
December 05 2014 1:00 PM
Chris Hughes, Pierre Omidyar and Jeff Bezos are trying to inject tech magic into the media industry. Why isn’t it working?
Digital Media Not Hurting TV Just Yet
December 03 2014 5:37 PM
A new report by ratings giant Nielsen shows a surprising coexistence between traditional TV viewing and booming digital consumption.
In Contract Battle, Union Journalists Run Out Of Time
December 02 2014 3:46 PM
The Newspaper Guild of New York says Time Inc.'s effort to outsource union jobs violates labor laws.
A City Of Cord Cutters
November 14 2014 10:25 AM
Over the last three months, the cable industry has lost enough pay-TV subscribers to fill a small city.
Ebola Can’t Keep A Good Mouse Down
November 04 2014 4:03 PM
Disney is expected to report double-digit profit gains Thursday despite concerns that Ebola-related anxiety could impact its theme parks.
AMC Jumps The Gun In DirecTV Dispute Over 'Walking Dead'
November 03 2014 1:46 PM
AMC and DirecTV are stuck in a publicity war over a potential blackout of "The Walking Dead" with the satellite television provider.
At Marvel, Diversity Is Heroic
October 28 2014 6:07 PM
A female-driven “Captain Marvel” and a movie based on “Black Panther” are both in the works at Disney’s Marvel.
Broadway Actors Booted From Health Plan In Obamacare Fallout
October 27 2014 3:04 PM
Older members of Actors’ Equity Association say they feel cast aside by a union that had promised to look out for them.
Why Is NBC Struggling On Friday Nights?
October 27 2014 2:23 PM
NBC is having trouble finding ratings on Friday nights with "Grimm" and "Constantine."
How Does 'The Hobbit' Budget Compare To Other Blockbuster Trilogies?
October 23 2014 2:20 PM
With "The Battle of the Five Armies" due out in December, the budget for "The Hobbit" movies totals nearly $750 million.
Cancel 'Dallas'? Not So Fast, Fans Say
October 04 2014 6:25 PM
Loyal fans of TNT's recently canceled 'Dallas' argue that traditional ratings are not the only metric that matters anymore.