ABC claimed the Top 6 biggest broadcast gainers in TV playback among Adults 18-49: Modern Family (+2.2 rating points) – #1, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (+1.3) – #2, Castle (+1.2) and Once Upon a Time (+1.2) tied for #3
The Associated Press’s award-winning national security reporter, Lara Jakes, is heading over to Foreign Policy to be the magazine’s new deputy managing editor, FP’s editor and CEO David Rothkopk announced in a staff memo last week. Jakes...Show More Summary
Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn has sold 1, 049, 943 paperbacks, according to Nielsen. The book has earned the Nielsen Book Platinum Award, an honor given to books that have sold a million copies. The title joins the ranks of The Da Vinci Code, Twilight, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, One Day and The Lovely Bones. New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
Dionne Miller becomes the first female sports anchor at ABC O&O WLS from sports anchor/reporter at FOX O&O WFLD in Chicago. Chelsea Gates joins 120Sports.com as the Social Media Reporter & Co-Host of 120 Morning Run. Kaley O’Kelley becomes...Show More Summary
The Spanish editor and translator Francisco “Paco” Porrúa has died. He was 92 years old. As the editor at Editorial Sudamericana, a publishing house in Buenos Aires, Porrúa discovered Gabriel García Márquez’s classic novel, 100 Years...Show More Summary
Looking back on his career, "Shark Tank" investor Daymond John realized that no amount of money can buy a company success. When John founded his fashion company FUBU in 1992 out of the Queens home he grew up in, he had nothing. He and his mother mortgaged the house to supply FUBU with $100,000 to meet a growing demand for its clothes. Show More Summary
North Korea said it would help the U.S. investigate who hacked the movie studio Sony, reported MSNBC. U.S. investigators say North Korea hacked Sony, forcing Sony to cancel their latest comedy movie “The Interview,” which makes fun of the North Korean regime and its leader Kim Jong Un.
Throughout the years, the Cuban government has justified the imprisonment of independent journalists on charges that they were acting against the State's sovereignty at the behest of the United States. During the so-called Black Spring in March 2003, when the government then led by President Fidel Castro launched a...
Modern Family was the week's top gainer, adding 2.2 adults 18-49 ratings points.
We’re all about being positive here at MediaJobsDaily, but let’s face it. Sometimes the interview just did not go as well as planned. Maybe you were nervous. Maybe the interviewer behaved badly and was completely disinterested and/or distracted. Show More Summary
Good lede from Sam Adams over at Indiewire’s CriticWire: You might think snagging a Pulitzer nomination and being the head of one of the nation’s most prestigious critics’ organizations would lend you a little job security. You’d beShow More Summary
The top 20 TV series on Xfinity On Demand for the week
ABC Family says goodbye to 2014 with its “That’s So Throwback” programming block, featuring Disney Channel classic comedy series “Lizzie McGuire,” “That’s So Raven,” “Even Stevens,” and original movies “The Cheetah Girls” and “Halloweentown.” “
Fox News viewers must have gotten their holiday shopping done early, because they burned up the phones, and fired off tens of thousands of emails Sunday to express their displeasure with the dropping of Fox News Channel and Fox Business from Dish Network. Show More Summary
This Thursday, Dec. 25, a Christmas Day tradition continues as ABC and ESPN will combine to present a marquee NBA tripleheader. T
In Salt Lake City, UT, there are some Mormons who live their lives… a little differently. There are some men who are happily married and attracted to their wives, but they are also attracted to other men. They refer to it as Same Sex Attraction... not gay, SSA.
Pronunciation sometimes makes the word. If someone has taken a bit part in a movie, one might say she got an "EN-tree-level acting job." But if you say that first job has launched her career, one might say that first job was her "on-TRAY into Hollywood." But is it spelled the same way? Before we get to that, we need...
The Austin Public Library has created an infographic called “Jane Austen with a Twist.” This flowchart, which honors Austen’s 239th birthday, features 23 recommendations for books inspired by the stories of Jane Austen. We’ve embedded the entire graphic after the jump for you to explore further. (via BookRiot.com) (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media.
21st Century Fox has become the latest broadcaster to have its programming pulled from the Dish Network lineup, following similar disputes by Turner Broadcasting and CBS Corp., which led to similar blackouts in the past several months. Show More Summary