| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Online sports betting site Bovada figures odds on everything from the NFL to Twitter's IPO, so it's not surprising they've figured the odds for this weekend's Emmy awards.
While we're not condoning gambling on this august and respected celebration of...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Lionsgate has promoted Kevin Beggs to chairman of its Television Group as part of his new long-term contract, the company said Tuesday.
Beggs, who has been with the company for 15 years, will continue to oversee development and production of programming...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Wednesday night's Game One of the World Series was a strong start for the Boston Red Sox, and it looks like it was an improvement in the ratings for Fox too.
According to very approximate preliminary numbers from Nielsen, which are not adjusted for...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:01 PM
"Dancing on the Edge" (Starz, Saturdays). Stephen Poliakoff ("The Lost Prince") wrote and directed this early-1930s period piece set at the intersection of jazz and aristocracy. Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Louis Lester, a black British jazz genius whose career...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Wednesday night was pretty fun for ABC in the ratings, though Rebel Wilson's "Super Fun Night" continued to lose viewers in its third week.
Last night's Halloween-themed episode of the comedy, about a group of shut-ins who decide to party beyond...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 7:22 AM
After the coffee. Before seeing if "Super Fun Night" did super good.
The Skinny: I think 10 p.m. Wednesday is available for me if anyone has any suggestions on what to watch. I'm throwing in the towel on "Nashville." Maybe I'll finally finish "Orange is...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:25 AM
It looks like Rebel Wilson's night was super fun for a decent number of people.
ABC's "Super Fun Night," a comedy about a group of sheltered women who start to try to live outside their comfort zones, opened with 8.2 million viewers and a rating of 3.2...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Will "Breaking Bad" finally win a series Emmy? Will "Modern Family" ever lose one? Are voters ready to go all in on Kerry Washington and Louis C.K.? We offer some answers and thoughts, but since it's early (very early), these predictions will likely be...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Coming off a disappointing TV season, ABC Entertainment Group President Paul Lee is ratcheting up his "four quadrant" plan to boost the network's fortunes.
In ABC lingo, that means fielding prime-time shows that appeal to women and men, young and old....
| Jul 17, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Barry Jossen is exiting as the head of ABC Studios, which is the television production arm and largest supplier of programming for ABC.
Replacing Jossen is Patrick Moran, most recently the senior vice president of development for ABC Studios. The...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 10:20 AM
"House of Cards" proved to be Netflix's ace Thursday, making history with nine nominations for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards -- and redefining the television landscape in the process. Broadcast and cable networks are no longer the only programming...