Topic: Woody Allen

Amazon Studios Chief Talks Woody Allen, Today's New Pilots and Ratings

Roy Price plots his streaming service's future

Just two and a half years ago, Amazon Studios did not exist as a streaming service. But since then, Amazon has slowly but surely built up a stable of original…

Why Amazon Says It Doesn't Care 'What Netflix Is Doing'

Streaming service focuses on quality

Amazon's streaming video service—part of Amazon Prime—may lag far behind Netflix when it comes to popularity, but CEO Jeff Bezos' company says it cares more about the quality of the…

Woody Allen Will Create His First TV Show for Amazon, but Not Everyone Is Thrilled

Online video exclusive sparks dark mockery on Twitter

Woody Allen is headed to the small screen. Amazon said Tuesday that it has green-lit the first season of a new television series created by the Academy Award-winning director and…

MSNBC Builds Show Around Ronan Farrow

Celebrity scion, activist’s 1 p.m. show launches Feb. 24

MSNBC on Monday announced its new daytime lineup, shifting Andrea Mitchell out of the 1 p.m. time slot in favor of newcomer Ronan Farrow. The son of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow…

Golden Globes Rule Sunday Night

At this point, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler should just host everything

NBC on Sunday posted a 10-year high with its presentation of the 71st Golden Globe Awards, and if the half-hour ratings are anything to go by, the night’s most compelling stars…

Jews Are Funnier Than Mormons

Take it from a former NYT ombudsman

Specs Who Daniel Okrent Age 64 New gig Co-producer, Old Jews Telling Jokes Old gigs Public editor of The New York Times; new media editor for Time Inc.; author of several books, including Last…