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Adrien Brody Has No Time for Your Facebook Friend Request Eschews social media in favor of making music

Specs Who Adrien Brody Age 41 Accomplishments Stars as Harry Houdini in History’s two-part biopic, Houdini (airs Sept. 1 and 2 at 9 p.m.); winner of the Academy Award for Best Actor in The…

August 27, 2014, 8:53 PM EDT

Canada Is Getting a New Video Streaming Service Television industry responds to competitive threat from Netflix

Two of Canada’s largest cable television companies are putting their differences aside and joining forces to launch a new video streaming service as the industry responds in kind to competition…

August 26, 2014, 4:58 PM EDT

The Emmys Are Basically Fantasy Football for Network Executives The point isn't to get the right award, it's to get as many awards as possible

The Emmy Awards are a game. That doesn't mean they're worthless, or meaningless, or cynical; it just means that there is high-level strategy around who gets what award and why, beyond…

August 26, 2014, 4:21 PM EDT

This Is How the NFL Is Getting Butts Back in the Bleachers Photo ops with cheerleaders and hanging with the owner

Atlanta Falcons CMO Jim Smith is rewarding loyal season ticket holders with the kind of stadium “memories” they can’t get from watching on TV at home. For the second year,…

August 26, 2014, 5:58 AM EDT

Emmy Advertisers Branch Out Television, social media and digital platforms will all play a role

With the 66th Annual Emmy Awards airing tonight on NBC, advertisers are seeing the value in not just the air time, but in the social media opportunities that surround major…

August 25, 2014, 2:18 PM EDT

TV Gets Undressed VH1’s Dating Naked is the latest stripped-down series to seduce viewers

To say that this wedding is unconventional doesn’t quite capture the essence of the nuptials of reality show contestants Ashley and Alika. First off, the bride and groom met with the…

August 24, 2014, 7:55 PM EDT

NFL Scores a Touchdown With Female Fans Links with Marie Claire to promote revamped women's line

Pop quiz: What was the most watched TV event among women in 2014? It wasn’t the Academy Awards. Or the Grammys. Or the season finale of The Real Housewives of…

August 24, 2014, 7:41 PM EDT

Hulu’s Jenny Wall Is a Pioneer of the Web Series Form But she doesn’t discount the impact of outdoor and TV advertising

Specs Who Jenny Wall New gig Svp, head of marketing at Hulu Old gig Vp, marketing at Netflix Age 44 Photo: Karl J Kaul/Wonderful Machine So how did you find Hulu? I think I found Hulu in…

August 24, 2014, 7:40 PM EDT

Showtime Renews Masters of Sex, Ray Donovan Network announces third season for Emmy-nominated series

Showtime announced today that Masters of Sex and Ray Donovan will both be renewed for a third season, with twelve episodes slated for each series, according to The Hollywood Reporter.…

August 22, 2014, 2:53 PM EDT

From Birthday Suit to Lawsuit Cast member of VH1's Dating Naked wants $10 million for show's failure to blur

Jessie Nizewitz was prepared to bare it all for VH1’s summer series Dating Naked. But the 28-year-old contestant from Long Island says she didn’t realize that her most private parts,…

August 22, 2014, 9:36 AM EDT

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