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Veep Star Reid Scott Uses Pinterest Like a Pro But only knows his way around L.A. thanks to Google Maps

Specs Who Reid Scott Age 36 Accomplishments Stars as Dan Egan on HBO’s Veep (Sundays at 10:30 p.m.); voices Turbo in the Netflix animated series Turbo FAST Base Los Angeles What’s the first information you…

April 25, 2014, 6:22 AM EDT

David Simon: HBO Would Pass on The Wire if I Pitched It Today Data would have done in the show

Despite being considered one of the greatest TV shows of all time, The Wire probably would have died on the vine if creator David Simon were pitching the concept today.…

April 24, 2014, 7:16 PM EDT

MTV's Newest Series Include the Amazingly Titled Slednecks One Bad Choice, Beyond Dance also in upfront lineup

MTV isn't getting off the kids-behaving-badly kick: after Jersey Shore and Buckwild, the network is going for a third locale filled with colorful young people, set in Alaska, called Slednecks. The…

April 24, 2014, 5:02 PM EDT

FX Networks, MillerCoors in 3-Year Partnership Deal Integrations galore for top beer brands

The next time the Soviet spies Elizabeth and Philip Jennings tuck into a tin of caviar on the FX drama The Americans, the comely commies will likely wash down the…

April 23, 2014, 2:00 PM EDT

Mind the Gap: NBCU’s Burke Looks to Make Waves in the Upfront Peacock poised to strike

After spending the better part of the last 10 years at the very bottom of the broadcast ratings hierarchy, NBC is on pace to claim victory for the 2013-14 TV…

April 22, 2014, 3:08 PM EDT

Businessweek Art Director Richard Turley Leaves for MTV Announces move on Tumblr

Richard Turley is set to make waves in the design world at a completely new port of call: MTV. The always interesting, sometimes controversial Bloomberg Businessweek art director announced the move…

April 22, 2014, 11:26 AM EDT

Salem Scares Up Big Numbers for WGN America First stab at scripted development draws a crowd Sunday night

The series premiere of WGN America’s first original scripted series, Salem, scared up some big numbers Sunday night, averaging 1.52 million viewers and a 0.5 rating among adults 18-49. Per Nielsen,…

April 21, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT

F@¢K Yeah! HBO Renews Veep, Silicon Valley Quick pick-ups for foul-mouthed Sunday comedies

HBO has picked up its merrily profane Beltway comedy, Veep, for a fourth season, while locking in the newbie Mike Judge strip, Silicon Valley, for a second run.  Created by Armando…

April 21, 2014, 3:59 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Watching Sex Scenes With Your Parents Is Weird, Says HBO With HBO Go, you don't have to

As someone who once, as a teenager, was watching this George Carlin bit when his parents walked into the room, I can appreciate SS+K's new HBO campaign, aimed at millennials,…

April 21, 2014, 1:06 PM EDT

Marjorie Kaplan Is Juggling 2 Discovery Networks Through the Upfront and Beyond Her plans for TLC and Animal Planet

Specs Who Marjorie Kaplan New gig Group president, TLC and Animal Planet Old gig Group president, Animal Planet, Science Channel and Velocity Age 52 So TLC is a huge business. What’s it like handling that…

April 20, 2014, 9:47 PM EDT

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