| Dec 13, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Leaders of the Writers Guild of America are placing a premium on hiking compensation for cable shows, according to the union's latest message to its 12,000 members.
The WGA asked members Thursday to approve its "pattern of demands" letter for its...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The Writers Guild of America will launch contract negotiations with the studios on Feb. 3 on a new master contract -- three months prior to the May 1 expiration of the current deal.
The negotiations will take place at the headquarters of the Alliance...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 9:55 AM
NEW YORK — Most media moguls spend their time building empires.
Time Warner Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes has spent the last several years dismantling one.
Gone is AOL, the online platform that acquired Time Warner in 2000 in a...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 8:45 AM
Fans of the television series "Lost" are licking their lips in anticipation of a new cyber-themed spy thriller called "Intelligence." The show, which premieres on CBS on Tuesday, stars Josh Holloway, who stole hearts and won accolades for his portrayal of...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:35 AM
CBS is looking smart after the debut of its new sci-fi action series "Intelligence" on Tuesday. The premiere of the show, starring Josh Holloway of "Lost" as a super-agent with a chip in his brain, drew 16.6 million viewers, making it the most watched new...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:32 PM
It's official — “Star Wars: Episode VII” has a release date: J.J. Abrams' new film will open December, 18, 2015. […]...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 12:42 PM
J.J. Abrams and Lawrence Kasdan are taking over screenwriting duties on the newest “Star Wars” film from Oscar winner Michael […]...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Disrobing for the cameras may not be easy at first, but after a while it can acquire a certain workaday familiarity. "Now I don't even get nervous about it," Lizzy Caplan said after a day of shooting on the Sony lot in Culver City.
Such anxiety could be...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 12:00 PM
On Wednesday night's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," Detective John Munch, played by Richard Belzer, retired. And in a fitting send-off the fictional cops of New York's 16th precinct threw him a roast.
Belzer's time playing the perpetually...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:17 PM
The dead are suddenly everywhere. No doubt inspired by the huge ratings of "The Walking Dead," there are several new shows about what happens when the dead start returning. But viewers with queasy stomachs should rest easy knowing that the new shows...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:51 PM
Not since "Monday Night Football" aired on ABC has the network fielded a juggernaut hit that has consistently delivered an audience dominated by men.
Instead, ABC has been heavy on estrogen: rich soapy dramas that have attracted female viewers in...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 2:06 PM
Jeri Ryan will star in Syfy's new scripted thriller, "Helix," the channel announced Tuesday. Science-fiction fans are familiar with Ryan thanks to her role as Seven of Nine on "Star Trek: Voyager."
More recently, though, she played Dr. Kate Murphy on...