| Dec 7, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Jerry Bruckheimer, one of Hollywood's most powerful producers, is returning home.
The veteran filmmaker, who had an enormously successful run on the Paramount Pictures lot with "Flashdance," "Beverly Hills Cop," "Top Gun" and other movies in the 1980s...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:03 AM
Lionsgate's chief financial officer, James Keegan, a 25-year veteran of the company, is retiring and will be succeeded by James Barge, the former CFO of Viacom.
Keegan, 55, will retire on Oct. 1 and will stay on as a consultant until Jan. 3 to help with...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Lauren Zalaznick -- one of NBCUniversal's most high-profile programming executives who put the cable channel Bravo on the cultural map a decade ago -- is leaving the media company.
The move comes as NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke continues...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 1:00 PM
Paramount Pictures' movie strategy has long revolved around managing financial risk.
At a time when other Hollywood studios field an occasional risky bet, such as 20th Century Fox's "Life of Pi"; Walt Disney's "Lone Ranger" or "Pirates of the Caribbean"...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:08 PM
Paramount Pictures is laying off 110 workers at its Los Angeles and international offices as the company streamlines its business operations.
In a memo to employees, Paramount's chief operating officer, Frederick Huntsberry, said the staff cuts would...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 7:33 AM
After the coffee. Before getting into baseball playoff mode.
The Skinny: I'm still trying to get through the second episode of NBC's "The Blacklist." I do like James Spader, but I'm not sold on the show yet. Wednesday's headlines include layoffs at...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 7:42 AM
Sure, the president was on “The Tonight Show” Tuesday, but it was Stephen Colbert who easily had the most memorable moment of the night.
To celebrate his annual summer concert series, “StePhest Colbchella '013,” the host donned...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:15 AM
After the coffee. Before starting my own over the top service.
The Skinny: I tried watching the All-Star game, but I kept getting sucked into "Seinfeld" reruns on TBS. Wednesday's highlights includes a look at whether "R.I.P.D." will be a big bomb...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:16 PM
The online video service Hulu has added some energetic mop-top characters from Jim Henson Family shows, including the classic 1980s children's television series, "Fraggle Rock."
Hulu now has rights to 10 Henson children's television shows, including...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 3:48 PM
So here's the final score: Time Warner Cable got some but not all of what it wanted. CBS got pretty much everything that it wanted.
And after a month of being denied access to CBS, Showtime and other popular channels, Time Warner subscribers got the...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 4:45 AM
Media giant Viacom Inc. is reviving the Paramount Television studio, a storied production company that once made such television jewels as "Star Trek," "Cheers," "Frasier" and "Family Ties."
Paramount's return to television production after seven...