The Skinny: I was a little bummed (and even teary) by the finale of
Daily Dose: Dana Walden and Gary Newman, the heads of
A big bet. Comedian Rob Schneider is not kidding about self-financing his own sitcom. The former
Three-point shot. The National Basketball Assn. is the next big sports league looking to jack up its TV rights. Although its current deal with Disney's
Into China. Lionsgate, the movie and television production company ("Hunger Games,"
Real life interferes. Two TV shows that are shooting in Israel, FX's "Tyrant" and USA's "Dig," have stopped shooting there temporarily amid the latest fighting between Israel and
Goal! A huge audience in the U.S. watched Germany beat Argentina Sunday in the World Cup (I wasn't one of them as I was working). More than 26 million tuned in for Germany's 1-0 win. This does not include all the people in the office who watched online. The U.S. games earlier in the tournament had bigger audiences, but these are still giant numbers and set a high bar for Fox and