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CNN Twitter Feed Hacked by the Syrian Electronic Army Brief takeover follows attack on Microsoft

It appears CNN's Twitter feed was briefly hacked this evening by the Syrian Electronic Army, a frequent hijacker of Western news feeds. A series of posts around 6 p.m. Eastern…

January 23, 2014, 6:30 PM EST

CNN Creates Yet Another Films Division New unit will handle acquisitions, windowing

You could be forgiven for hearing that CNN has a new brand called CNN Films Presents and asking, "Don't they have one of those already?" CNN Films, the shingle launched…

December 17, 2013, 12:52 PM EST

Why Are the Newtown Recordings Different From Everything on Broadcastify? Networks struggle with controversial tape

NBC was the first to say it out loud: "The families of the victims of the Newtown, Conn. shootings made it public that they did not want the 911 tapes…

December 4, 2013, 3:06 PM EST

Here Are the Hot List TV Winners It was a big year for FX

John Landgraf, FX Networks Photo: Karl J. Kaul/Wonderful Machine Under John Landgraf, FX has produced some of the decade’s most critically acclaimed original TV series. With the addition of the Cold War spy…

December 2, 2013, 9:36 PM EST

Newt Gingrich Leads a Totally Digital Lifestyle But his staff won’t let him play Grand Theft Auto

Specs Who Newt Gingrich Age 70 Accomplishments Co-host on CNN’s Crossfire (weeknights at 6:30); author; co-founder of Gingrich Productions; former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Base Arlington, Va. What’s the first information you…

November 27, 2013, 7:09 AM EST

CNN Nabs Bloomberg Video Exec Chris Berend aims to bridge TV and Web efforts

CNN has snatched up Bloomberg's digital video czar. Starting on Dec. 2, Chris Berend lands at CNN as the company's new vp of digital video development. Berend was most recently head of…

November 25, 2013, 10:57 AM EST

Will Ferrell’s Anchorman 2 Is Changing the Way Movies Are Marketed The wide-reaching social push is unlike anything done before

In a video that will soon be making the rounds in Ireland and beyond, Ron Burgundy—as if he had been cryogenically frozen since the late ’70s—offers his congrats to Irish…

November 24, 2013, 9:55 PM EST

The League’s Steve Rannazzisi Is a Real-Life Fantasy Football Junkie Also has a soft spot for a certain group of New Jersey housewives

Specs Who Steve Rannazzisi  Age 35 Accomplishments Stars as Kevin MacArthur on FXX’s The League; co-creator, star of My Damn Channel’s Daddy Knows Best; Comedy Central stand-up special, Steve Rannazzisi: Manchild, debuts Nov.…

November 15, 2013, 1:51 AM EST

The Legendary George Lois Works With His Son and Grandson Good Karma Creative is boosting little-known brands

Specs Who Creative director George Lois, flanked by grandson George (l.), producer, and son Luke, managing director What Full-service creative agency Where New York If pedigree counts in the ad world, not many shops…

November 14, 2013, 3:57 AM EST

New York Times' Brian Stelter to CNN's Reliable Sources Print journo will replace Howard Kurtz on mediacentric show

After covering television in the print and digital journalism worlds, The New York Times reporter Brian Stelter will be making the leap to a network he's been covering his entire…

November 12, 2013, 10:58 AM EST

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