| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:31 AM
Discovery Communications has extended Chief Executive David Zaslav's lucrative employment agreement through 2019, with base salary and bonus targets of about $10 million a year.
The deal, announced Friday, modifies how Zaslav's annual compensation is...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Discovery Communications Inc. has extended Chief Executive David Zaslav's lucrative employment agreement for another six years, fortifying the leadership of the cable television programming company after a period of sustained growth.
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:53 PM
Jay Pharoah, who plays President Obama and other characters on NBC's "Saturday Night Live," thinks the show needs to hire more black performers.
"As far as being a black person on the show, there’s not a lot of us, you know?," the 25-year-old...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK -- Can money solve a Hollywood gender imbalance?
That's the question posed by a new film fund that aims to boost the number of female directors.
The fund, called Gamechanger Films, will exclusively finance movies directed by women, The...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:49 PM
Soleil Moon Frye is having a baby boy, news that she shared with the ladies of "The View" and the gab fest's viewership on Wednesday.
The "Punky Brewster" star, who is already mother to two girls, Jagger Joseph Blue, 5½, and Poet Sienna Rose, 8, is 5½...
| Oct 26, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Dec 4, 2013
| 4:21 PM
Walt Disney Co.'s ABC Family channel is closing in on naming a new president, people familiar with the matter said.
The position has been open since September, when Michael Riley said he was resigning to return to his native England. ABC Family is known...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Yesterday's casting announcement that Israeli model and actress Gal Gadot will portray Wonder Woman in the upcoming “Man of Steel” […]...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Ratings woes at two channels has Discovery Communications Chief Executive David Zaslav lowering advertising revenue expectations with Wall Street.
Speaking at the UBS Global Media and Communications Conference on Monday in New York, Zaslav spoke...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Oprah Winfrey may be our favorite maternal TV host, but the idea of real maternity never had any appeal to the internationally recognized mogul.
The TV queen, who was just nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for her work in "The Butler," opened up...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 8:49 PM
HBO’s political satire “Veep” took home a good portion of the cake in the comedy genre with Julia Louis-Dreyfus winning the Emmy for lead actress in a comedy and Tony Hale going home with supporting actor in a comedy. Ultimately, though,...