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California Set To Harmonize Recreational And Medical Marijuana Laws

This will no doubt have a major impact on how other states -- and the country -- regulate and tax cannabis.

‘Seinfeld’ Veteran Jason Alexander Has a New Series

Jason Alexander, still best remembered for playing George on “Seinfeld,” has received a series order from the AT&T Audience Network for “Hit the Road,” his new comedy. reports that the series, in which Alexander will star and executive produce...

FX’s ‘Fargo’ Is Back, But How Is It Doing in the Ratings?

The acclaimed crime series “Fargo” returned to FX for its third season last week, and the cable network announced that the show had a strong debut. The season premiere on Wednesday, April 19, averaged 3 million total viewers in L+3,...

Ratings for NBA Playoffs Are Way Up

Coverage of the 2017 NBA Playoffs is posting big gains over a year ago, with ABC and ESPN announcing that their telecasts were up by double digits in the second weekend of action, based on metered-market ratings. “The seven weekend....

Big Brother Through the Library

On Monday April 3, 2017 President Trump signed a bill repealing internet privacy rules.

Black Label, Sony Pictures Firm Team-up On ‘Granite Mountain’ & ‘Soldado’

EXCLUSIVE: Black Label and Sony Pictures have confirmed they have joined forces on the high-profile pictures Granite Mountain and Soldado. Sony Pictures will be taking over the distribution of both films in the U.S. and Canada and in select international territories. Show More Summary

New Survey: Most Millennials Both Pay For Streaming Services And Use Pirate Streams When Content Isn't Legally Available

2 hours agoIndustries / Law : Techdirt

For any of the entrenched entertainment players seated comfortably in their lofty offices, quite used to counting stacks of money and calling it a profession, they likely already know this fearful mantra: the millennials are coming. Millennials, and even more so the generations younger than them, are driving changes in the entertainment industry. Show More Summary

Arrow Stage Lines Wins Operator of the Year Award

Long-time Prevost customer Arrow Stage Lines recently received the 2017 Operator of the Year Award from Limousine, Charter & Tour (LCT) Magazine.

Google Request Exacerbates South Carolina Water Wars

Google has requested 1.5 million gallons of groundwater per day to cool the servers at its Berkeley County facility, hoping to draw the water from the county’s aquifer. The company already uses about 4 million gallons of surface water per day, writes the Post & Courier (via Mashable). Show More Summary

Virgin Atlantic’s First Branded Podcast Tells the Stories Behind Pioneering Entrepreneurs

What do MTV's The Real World and The Onion have in common? They were both founded by entrepreneurs with visions that paved the way for new industries like reality television and satirical news. That's the premise of The Venture, a new branded podcast created by Virgin Atlantic and Gimlet Creative--the advertising arm to podcasting company...

Chill On Rumors Of Netflix Side Deal As WGA Strike Authorization Looms

EXCLUSIVE: With the result of the WGA’s strike-authorization vote expected today, those binge-ing on the hope of a rumored Netflix side deal with writers if picket lines go up next week should chill out: it ain't happening. "So fcking...Show More Summary

‘Blood Drive’ Trailer: Cannibals, Monsters, Cults, Nymphos & More In Syfy’s Grindhouse Series

Not for the fainthearted here. Syfy has released the first trailer for its upcoming grindhouse cinema-inspired series Blood Drive starring Alan Ritchson and Christina Ochoa. After Los Angeles' last good cop (Ritchson) is forced to join...Show More Summary

Washington Post Buries Favorable Trump Poll Numbers

A new Washington Post-ABC News poll finds that while Donald Trump is the least popular president in modern times, he would still beat Hillary Clinton if the election were held today. The poll found that Trump’s approval ratings were at 42 percent and his disapproval ratings were at 53 percent. This compares To Obama’s 69-26 […]

NPR Ombudsman: Staff Diversity Numbers a ‘Disappointing Showing’

NPR ombudsman Elizabeth Jensen was blunt in her assessment of NPR's latest stats on staff diversity in the newsroom. "There's simply no way around it," she wrote. "If the goal is to increase diversity in the newsroom, last year's was a disappointing showing." As of Oct. 31, 2016, the newsroom staff of 350 was 75.4...

Fox News’s Heather Nauert Has Been Named State Department Spokesperson

Nauert comes to the U.S. Department of State after a lengthy tenure at Fox News, most recently serving as news anchor/reporter for Fox & Friends.

‘Love After Love’ Star Andie MacDowell: “I’ve Been Waiting For Something Like This For Such A Long Time” — Tribeca

The feature directorial debut of Russell Harbaugh—a participant in the 2013 Sundance Screenwriter and Director Labs with the project, known for his Sundance-selected short Rolling on the Floor Laughing—Love After Love begins with the...Show More Summary

Ingrid Michaelson/Liz Tigelaar Comedy Series ‘The Way I Am’ In Works At Hulu

In a competitive situation, Hulu has landed The Way I Am, a half-hour single-camera comedy from singer/songwriter Ingrid Michaelson and Casual showrunner Liz Tigelaar, with Michaelson set to star. Created by Michaelson and Tigelaar and...Show More Summary

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