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  • Netflix and Disney's Marvel strike blockbuster deal for new shows

    Netflix and Disney's Marvel strike blockbuster deal for new shows
    Netflix is getting some new superheroes. The streaming service has struck a multi-year agreement with Walt Disney Co. for several new live action series based on Marvel characters. "This deal is unparalleled in its scope and size, and reinforces our...
  • Netflix scores Marvel superhero shows

    Netflix scores Marvel superhero shows
    Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist and Luke Cage are each getting his or her own 13-episode Netflix series starting in 2015. Disney, Marvel and Netflix announced a deal Thursday that means four live-action series based on those Marvel superheroes...
  • Disney profit up 12% on consumer products, studio, theme park gains

    Disney profit up 12% on consumer products, studio, theme park gains
    Walt Disney Co. reported a 12% increase in net income for its fiscal fourth quarter, lifted by the performance of its consumer products, studio, and parks and resorts divisions. The Burbank company posted net income of $1.394 billion for the quarter...
  • Avengers anniversary: 50 moments that shaped Marvel’s mightiest

     
    In 1963, President John F. Kennedy proposed a joint U.S.-Russia mission to the moon, the Rolling Stones had their first […]...
  • Writers and Directors Make TV's 'Vast Wasteland' Bloom

    In 1963, Emmy nominations for writing and helming went to lawyer and doctor shows; a Western about a crooked poker game; a bittersweet romance; and a stage play starring Trevor Howard as Disraeli. Series and one-offs were lumped together, so there'd be...
  • Ted Post dies at 95; veteran TV and movie director

     Ted Post dies at 95; veteran TV and movie director
    Ted Post, a veteran television and film director who directed a young Clint Eastwood on TV's "Rawhide" and later directed the film legend in the hit movies "Hang `em High" and "Magnum Force," has died. He was 95. Post, who had been in failing health,...
  • Greatest dramas: 'Breaking Bad' is here

    Greatest dramas: 'Breaking Bad' is here
      To celebrate the ending of "Breaking Bad," I've drawn up a list of the 50 greatest drama series to air in the United States. I based the selections on the programs' quality, their influence, the length of their original runs and their continuing...
  • 'The Sopranos' tops WGA's top 101 TV shows of all time

    'The Sopranos' tops WGA's top 101 TV shows of all time
    They say that television is a writer's medium, so it makes sense that the Writers Guild of America would have its own list of the 101 greatest TV shows of all time. At the top of the list is "The Sopranos," HBO's multiple award-winning hit series that...
  • 'Dallas' Star Larry Hagman Dies at 81

    'Dallas' Star Larry Hagman Dies at 81
    DALLAS, Tex. -- Actor Larry Hagman, who created one of television's iconic villains with the treacherous J.R. Ewing of "Dallas," died Friday, according to a family statement. He was 81. Hagman died at a Dallas hospital of complications from cancer,...
  • Larry Hagman, Deliciously Villainous J.R. On 'Dallas,' Dies At 81

    Larry Hagman, Deliciously Villainous J.R. On 'Dallas,' Dies At 81
    Actor Larry Hagman, who created one of television's iconic villains with the treacherous J.R. Ewing of "Dallas," died Friday, according to a family statement. He was 81. Hagman died at a Dallas hospital of complications from cancer, said the statement...
  • PASSINGS: George Green, David Pressman, Robert Hollister, Laurie Hoyt

    George Green Lyricist and songwriter George Green, 59, who wrote lyrics for some of John Mellencamp's biggest hits, as well as songs for Barbra Streisand and others, died Sunday in Albuquerque of a rapid-forming lung cancer, his wife, Kathryn, told...
  • Paul Bogart dies at 92; Emmy-winning TV director

    Paul Bogart dies at 92; Emmy-winning TV director
    Paul Bogart, an Emmy Award-winning director who launched his career during the days of live television in New York and later was a prolific director on the groundbreaking 1970s sitcom "All in the Family," has died. He was 92. Bogart died of age-related...