| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Cable network A&E said on Friday it was bringing back family patriarch Phil Robertson to the hit reality show "Duck Dynasty" after fans protested his suspension over anti-gay remarks and big-name corporate sponsors stuck by the series.
| Oct 10, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Pat Mitchell, chief executive of the Paley Center for Media -- which serves a dual role as think tank for the entertainment industry and fan club for TV shows -- will step down in 2014 after eight years in the post, people familiar with the matter said....
| Dec 20, 2013
| 4:55 PM
Anyone looking at the "Duck Dynasty" uproar may wonder why A&E didn't warn Phil Robertson about the dangers of talking too much to reporters.
But it now looks like they did.
Robertson, the long-bearded patriarch of the clan of Louisiana duck-call...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 4:30 AM
And you thought the people at ESPN cared only about sports.
On Monday, executives at the sports-media empire will take a vested interest in helping a general-entertainment cable network launch the second season of one of its most successful scripted...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 6:28 PM
"Duck Dynasty" family members say they are considering withdrawing from the series over A&E's suspension of patriarch Phil Robertson for anti-gay comments, joining many conservatives leaping to his defense.
Robertson, the patriarch of the backwater...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Sometimes it is best to see if a fire will extinguish itself naturally rather than try to put it out.
That's something A&E might have considered before rushing to pull Phil Robertson from filming of the network's hit reality show "Duck Dynasty," about...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Mark Burnett's One Three Media is extending its reach into the U.K. through a production venture with Red Arrow Entertainment.
Deal calls for the new company to focus on bringing One Three formats to the U.K. market as well as developing original fare,...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 6:30 PM
PARIS- Bruce Paisner has been re-elected president and CEO of the Intl. Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for a two year term.
Paisner has been at the helm of the Intl. Academy since Jan. 2004 and will begin his new term on Jan.1.
| Nov 19, 2013
| 5:00 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Dave Goldberg has an answer for all those corporations that have been asking for SurveyMonkey to roll out a product for business customers: It’s here.
On Monday the Palo Alto company began making available SurveyMonkey Enterprise....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 11:30 AM
If the ingredients in Food Network's success over the past 20 years were to be boiled down into recipe form, it would read something like this:
Â» 3 cups celebrity chefs
Â» 2 cups entertainment value
Â» 1Â½ cups genius branding
Â» 1Â½ cups...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:00 AM
ConnecTV, a mobile application designed to make TV viewing more social, is being relaunched with a focus on video sharing.
The reboot of the TV industry-backed venture illustrates the challenges that confront independent app developers in the age of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Pressing its bid to cut into Netflix’s market share, Redbox’s streaming video service will soon be available to Roku users.
Redbox Instant by Verizon -- a joint venture by Coinstar Inc.’s Redbox and Verizon Communications Inc. that...