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Tom Hanks Producing 1960s Documentary Series

17th September 2013

Tom Hanks is set to produce a historical 10-part documentary series all about the Swinging Sixties.The Forrest Gump star is teaming up with producers at news network Cnn and Herzog & Company to kick-off the...

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Al Jazeera Makes No Waves In Coverage Of Syrian Crisis

17th September 2013

Any concerns that Al Jazeera America might become a platform for radical Muslims during coverage of the crises in the Middle East were seemingly laid to rest during the recent coverage of the civil war...

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Hugh Jackman's Wife Pens Op-ed About Global Adoption Crisis

17th September 2013

Hugh Jackman's actress wife Deborra-Lee Furness is calling for change in global adoption laws so more abandoned children can find loving parents and homes.Furness, who serves as executive director of the Worldwide Orphans Foundation in...

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Tame Debut For Returning Cnn Crossfire

11th September 2013

CNN decided to relaunch its political-debate show Crossfire a week early so as to take advantage of the controversy over President Obama's plan to launch a limited strike against Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces as...

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Cnn To Jump Into Crossfire A Week Early

2nd September 2013

Just as it was becoming more and more apparent that the United States was being caught in the crossfire of the war in Syria, CNN announced that its political debate program Crossfire will relaunch a...

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Billy Ray Cyrus Bails On Tv Interview In Wake Of Miley Scandal

28th August 2013

Billy Ray Cyrus scrapped a planned interview with Piers Morgan on Tuesday (27Aug13) following the furore surrounding his daughter Miley's provocative performance at the MTV Video Music Awards.The Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker was due to...

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Al Jazeera America Launches -- Makes Few Waves

21st August 2013

Critics generally agreed that Tuesday's launch of Al Jazeera America -- or AJAM, as it's being called -- went off smoothly, professionally, and non-controversially. Mary McNamara in the Los Angeles Times pointed out that much...

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Alex Band's Abductors Spared His Life Over Baby News

20th August 2013

The Calling rocker Alex Band has detailed his terrifying abduction ordeal and revealed his captors only spared his life because he is set to be a father.The singer was bundled into a van by two...

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Raz-b Coma Reports False

20th August 2013

Reports suggesting former B2K star Raz-B fell into a coma following a bottle attack in a Chinese nightclub are false, according to the musician's agent and brother.A person claiming to be the singer's publicist declared...

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Gop Makes It Official: No Debates On Cnn Or Nbc

19th August 2013

The Republican National Committee has voted unanimously to boycott any GOP presidential debates planned by CNN or NBC if they proceed with plans to produce and broadcast films about Hillary Clinton. A documentary about Clinton...

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Advertisers Vow Never To Buy Time On Al Jazeera America

19th August 2013

Like any other new cable network that launches without ratings, Al Jazeera America will premiere on Tuesday with only a handful of advertisers. But the network, which is being funded from the deep pockets of...

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Prince William Wants To Be A Hands-on Father

19th August 2013

British royal Prince William is adamant he will be a hands-on father to his baby son.The Duke of Cambridge became a first-time dad last month (Jul13) when his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge gave birth...

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Fox Commentator Urges Fox Tv To Hire Leno

13th August 2013

oth Variety and corporate sibling Deadline.com reported on Monday that Fox News host Greta Van Susteren had urged Fox TV (not Fox News Channel, she pointed out) to hire Jay Leno when Leno is replaced...

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Anderson Cooper Granted Restraining Order Against Accused Stalker

8th August 2013

Revered U.S. newsman Anderson Cooper has obtained a restraining order against a man accused of stalking and harassing him.The Cnn anchorman and reporter was granted the protective ban against Alex Hausner in a New York...

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Gop Furious Over Hillary Clinton Films

6th August 2013

epublican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus repeated his threat Monday night to refuse to provide the Republican candidates in 2016 for national debates moderated by NBC or CNN if the two networks do not halt...

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U.s. Politician Wants Hillary Clinton Tv Projects Scrapped

6th August 2013

A leading U.S. politician has called on bosses at two American Tv networks to cancel plans for a documentary and mini-series about Hillary Clinton.The former First Lady, who stepped down as America's Secretary of State...

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Little Promotion For Al-jazeera America Launch

5th August 2013

Although Al-Jazeera America is due to launch on August 20, the network has done little to promote its arrival as an alternative to Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, and HLN, Politico.com columnist Dylan Byers observed today...

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Cnn Plays Recording Of Nixon Blasing All In The Family

2nd August 2013

In the documentary Our Nixon, which aired Thursday night on CNN, the former president is heard on the secretly recorded White House tapes in 1971 lambasting All in the Family, which he stumbled upon after...

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Matthew Perry And Lisa Kudrow Share Friends Regrets

29th July 2013

Matthew Perry and Lisa Kudrow wish they had spoken up and fought for more series of Friends when the team behind the hugely popular sitcom ended it in 2004.The show ran for 10 seasons and...

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Man Charged For Stalking Reporter Anderson Cooper

29th July 2013

An overzealous fan of U.S. newsman Anderson Cooper has been charged with stalking the Cnn presenter over the last five years.Alex Hausner, who is a psychiatric patient at a New York hospital, was arrested after...

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Matthew Perry Takes Over As Host Of Piers Morgan's Talk Show

27th July 2013

Friends star Matthew Perry became a Tv newsman on Friday night (26Jul13) when he took over hosting duties on Piers Morgan's American talk show.The actor stepped in to replace the former newspaper editor on Piers...

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Mario Batali Takes Aim At Justin Bieber Over Mop Bucket Incident

26th July 2013

Tv chef Mario Batali has added his name to the growing list of Justin Bieber critics, insisting the pop star's recent public urination incident in the kitchen of a restaurant is further proof the hitmaker...

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Amazon Posts A Loss On $16 Billion In Revenue

26th July 2013

Trying to keep up with the free-spending Netflix is proving to be costly to Amazon. Despite posting $15.7 billion in revenue during the second quarter, it wound up with a surprising loss of $7 million,...

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Ratings Dwindle For Cnn's Morning Show

26th July 2013

It hasn't been the same for CNN since the George Zimmerman trial ended. While some critics strongly objected to the cable news network's decision to relegate other important stories to the equivalent of a newspaper's...

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A Flock Of Seagulls' Stolen Van Found Empty

24th July 2013

Police in California have recovered a stolen van veteran rockers A Flock Of Seagulls were using to store touring equipment, but the instruments and gear in the vehicle are still missing.The Transfer Affection hitmakers lost...

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Littlest Prince Fails To Attract Big Ratings

24th July 2013

The arrival on Earth of Britain's newest prince may have cost the broadcast and television networks dearly in terms of additional technical crews, flights for reporters, and promotion, but all of it apparently did not...

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Fascinating Fact: 3777730

23rd July 2013

Actor Nick Cannon will be honoured with The Adcolor All-Star award for his work in music, movies and charity. The ceremony will be hosted by Cnn's Don Lemon and held in Los Angeles later this...

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Charice Pempengco Remembers Cory Monteith In Moving Letter

23rd July 2013

Filipino singer/actress Charice Pempengco has shared her memories of late Glee co-star Cory Monteith, thanking the actor for his "kindness" in marking her birthday during a long day shooting the hit show.Monteith died in Canada...

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Rolling Stone Condemned For Boston Bomber Cover

18th July 2013

The decision of Rolling Stone magazine to feature Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on its cover has triggered widespread outcry. On the right, the conservative Breitbart.com commented, By using that once revered space for an...

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Msnbc Doesn't Get A Ratings Boost From Zimmerman Coverage

16th July 2013

For most of the month it had seemed as if MSNBC's slogan could have been All Zimmerman, All the Time, as the cable news network went virtually wall-to-wall with coverage of the trial of George...

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