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In Interview, Katie Couric Says, ‘When I came to CBS [to anchor the evening news] people said I lacked gravitas.’ Then Couric Gives Her Jaw-Dropping [And Funny] Definition of ‘Gravitas’

Katie Couric, in an interview in the current Time magazine: Time: What makes a good anchor? Couric: Someone who’s experienced and who has credibility. When I came to CBS, people said I lacked gravitas, which was frankly an unfair assessment....

Report: John Hamm Wanted the Part in ‘Gone Girl’ That Went to Ben Affleck. Why He Didn’t Get It

“Jon Hamm was up for a starring role in the smash hit movie ‘Gone Girl,’ but wasn’t allowed to do the film because ‘Mad Men’ creator Matt Weiner wouldn’t let him out of his contractual obligations to his series,” reports...

2015 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship Final Four Tips Off Saturday, April 4 on TBS

CBS Sports and Turner Sports’ exclusive coverage of the 2015 NCAA® Division I Men’s Basketball Final Four® on Saturday, April 4

Bashar Assad to Charlie Rose: ‘If it Bleeds it Leads’

In his interview with Syrian President Bashar Assad, part of which aired tonight on “60 Minutes,” Charlie Rose asked about the weapons of war used in Syrian during the four year conflict. Assad used the opporutnitie to take a shot at...Show More Summary

2015 NCAA Tournament Scores Highest Average Viewership in 22 Years

Kentucky vs. Notre Dame Delivers TBS’ Highest-Rated and Most-Viewed Program Ever

'Saturday Night Live' With Host Dwayne Johnson and Musical Guest George Ezra Down From Last Original

This week's episode of Saturday Night Live with host Dwayne Johnson and musical guest George Ezra averaged a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating

Regional Finals Deliver Best Overnight Rating in 10 Years as NCAA Tournament Continues to Score Record-Setting Numbers

Kentucky vs. Notre Dame Thriller on TBS Delivers Highest Overnight Rating for College Basketball Game in Cable Television History

Live From New York, it’s Jeanine Pirro

A couple hours after the real Jeanine Pirro discussed the latest in the Robert Durst case on her Fox News show, Pirro got the SNL treatment during a sketch about the bizarre case. “I’m going to catch you with my own two gorgeously manicured hands or my name’s not Jeanine Pirro,” said SNL’s Cecily Strong playing Pirro. Show More Summary

Summer Sanders to Host HLN’s First Game Show

Like its sibling network CNN, HLN is now getting into the game show game. “Keywords,” which was born as an app, is coming to HLN Tuesday night at 10pmET. Hosted by Olympic gold medalist Summer Sanders, “Keywords” is a search and tag game of internet trivia. Show More Summary

Most Money In the History of Kickstarter Has Been Raised for This Product. We’ll Give You a Minute To Figure Out What It Is…

“The most successfully funded campaign in the history of Kickstarter (in terms of amount raised)” happened this past week, reports Hot Hardware.com. In a Kickstarter campaign that ended yesterday, Friday, March 27, 2015, Pebble Time smartwatch successfully raised $20,338,986 with 78,471...

It’s Movie Time! This Year Marks the 50th Anniversary of An Astonishingly First-Rate Screenplay. And Even Though the Resulting Movie Won the Oscar for Best Picture of the Year, No One Else Will Be Writing About This Until 2020. Why We are Jumping the Gun

This movie is on the American Film Institute’s 100 Best Movies Ever Made and on the Writers Guild of America’s List of 101 Best Ever Screenplays. Please click here to get the fun, insightful behind-the-scenes story of this classic movie...

'Grimm' Currently Reporting Its Top Total-Viewer Result Since January 23

Week to week, “Grimm” is up +3% in total viewers (4.9 million vs. 4.8 million)

NPR’s Scott Simon Comes to ‘Sunday Morning’

Scott Simon, host of Weekend Edition Saturday on NPR, is doing some morning moonlighting for CBS News. He’ll interview Hollywood producer Brian Grazer for tomorrow’s “Sunday Morning with Charles Osgood.” Grazer, producer of the films...Show More Summary

‘Daily Show’ Correspondent Aasif Mandvi Mocks CNN, MSNBC and FNC

This week during the the 2015 Radio and Television Correspondents Association Dinner, “Daily Show” correspondent Aasif Mandvi bashed cable news in a lengthy speech that was televised on C-SPAN. While the crowd didn’t seem particularly...Show More Summary

TV Jobs: WSB, WPBF, RTTV

This week, WSB is hiring an assignment editor, as well as a digital producer. Meanwhile, WPBF needs a digital media manager, and RTTV is on the hunt for a news photographer/editor. Get the scoop on these openings and more below, andShow More Summary

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