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Kate Snow is Leaving MSNBC; Will Expand Duties at NBC News

TVNewserTVNewser - Apr 21, 2017
NBC News president Noah Oppenheim announced that in addition to anchoring Sunday Nightly News, Snow's new 3-year deal will include reporting stories for NBC's upcoming Sunday news magazine show, which will be hosted by NBC News newcomer ...  


North Korean envoy at UN warns of nuclear war possibility

MediaiteCNN - Apr 17, 2017
United Nations (CNN) Only at a North Korean press conference at the United Nations, can you hear a diplomat say he hoped journalists had a good holiday weekend and then warn of possible thermonuclear war. North Korea has consistently issued threats of ...  


President Trump signs executive order targeting foreign work visas

ABC OnlineABC News - Apr 18, 2017
President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday titled “Buy American, Hire American” while on a trip to Kenosha, Wisconsin, where he called on federal agencies to overhaul the H-1B visa program. The order addresses the Department of Labor, ...  

ABC Family

Freeform Picks Up Mermaid Drama to Series, Teams With 'Broad City' Duo for Animated Comedy

Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter - Apr 19, 2017
The former ABC Family has also picked up a comedy pilot from Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson and expanded its movie slate. Freeform is expanding its slate. The Disney-owned network used its upfront presentation Wednesday to announce a series pickup ...  


The White House just outlined its tax plan. Here's what's in it

CNBCCNBC - Apr 26, 2017
"We want to move as fast as we can," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says of the Trump tax plan. Mnuchin had set a goal of passing the first tax reform since 1986 by August, but the White House has recently backed off that deadline. Jacob Pramuk | @ ...  

Fox News

Fox News' Bill Shine Comes Under Pressure Following Sean Hannity Tweets

VarietyVariety - Apr 28, 2017
Bill Shine has long been given credit as being a driving force behind Fox News Channel. He was a longtime guiding hand behind veteran anchors like Sean Hannity and Greta van Susteren, and is said to be a key determinant of how the network's anchors ...  


'Rise', 'For God And Country' Get Closer To NBC Series Pickups With Staffing Offers

DeadlineDeadline - Apr 22, 2017
We have the first formal step toward series pickups made by a broadcast network this season. As I reported in my second Pilot Buzz roundup, NBC has given two drama pilots — Rise, from former Friday Night Lights showrunner Jason Katims and Hamilton ...  

Cbs News

Mnuchin: Trump tax-cut plan about "unleashing economic growth"

CBS NewsCBS News - Apr 27, 2017
After unveiling a plan that is described as potentially being "historic tax cuts" but with few details at the White House on Wednesday, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin says President Donald Trump is committed to creating economic growth for the ...  

Weather Channel

6.9 Earthquake Strikes Off Chile Coast; No Reports of Damage, Injuries

The Weather ChannelThe Weather Channel - Apr 24, 2017
The Weather Channel Logo. US °F. °F °C. Americas. Americas. Antigua and Barbuda English; Argentina Español; Bahamas English; Barbados English; Belize English; Bolivia Español; Brazil Português; Canada English; Canada Français; Chile Español ...  

Animal Channel

1.2 million tune in as April the giraffe finally gives birth

Once the calf is on the ground, Animal Channel explained, the mother cleans it off. The calf then takes its first steps in just a few minutes and is able to run by the end of its first day on Earth. That game plan appeared to happen in the case of ...  

Comedy Central

The President Show Is an Impression of Trump's Soul

TV Guide (blog)TV Guide (blog) - Apr 27, 2017
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump held a press conference for reporters in the Oval Office. Actually, that's fake news. On Wednesday, comedian Anthony Atamanuik, host of Comedy Central's new late-night series The President Show, held a press ...  

Disney Channel

Laurie Hernandez Sent an Audition Tape to Disney Channel

M MagazineM Magazine - Apr 20, 2017
Who doesn't dream of being on Disney Channel as a kid? It seems as though Laurie sure did, as she recently sent out an audition tape for the network. Although she hasn't heard back yet, we think she has a pretty good chance. Come on – who could turn ...  


A Struggling ESPN Lays Off Many On-Air Figures

New York TimesNew York Times - Apr 26, 2017
A control room at ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn. The sports broadcaster laid off many on-air personalities, including the former N.F.L. players Trent Dilfer and Danny Kanell and the former N.B.A. player Len Elmore, on Wednesday. Credit Richard ...  

Bbc America

Casting News: Ewan McGregor to Play Christopher Robin in Live-Action 'Winnie the Pooh'

AnglopheniaAnglophenia - Apr 27, 2017
Ninety years after the first book was published, another film is in the works starring Harry Potter's Domhnall Gleeson as the author, Margot Robbie as his wife Daphne de Sélincourt, and BBC America's Phoebe Waller-Bridge as a character called Mary Brown.  

Bbc News

Macron moves France into uncharted waters

BBC NewsBBC News - Apr 24, 2017
France is entering uncharted political water - and it is not because Marine Le Pen is in the final round of the presidential election. It is because the next head of state is almost certain to be Emmanuel Macron. Let us remind ourselves how ...  

Cartoon Network

Cartoon Network Implements Support for Apple's TV App, Single ...

Mac RumorsMac Rumors - Apr 19, 2017
Cartoon Network today announced that it has implemented support for several of Apple's recently introduced television features on the Apple TV...  

Discovery Channel

Delaware Tech students tour Discovery Channel headquarters

CapeGazette.comCapeGazette.com - Apr 24, 2017
"When I first heard about the opportunity for Communications students to go on a trip to Discovery Channel headquarters, I was excited, but I had no idea what exactly we would be doing," said communications student Brennan Weber. "It turns out we were ...  

History Channel

History Channel will film in Sallisaw
Sequoyah County Times - Apr 28, 2017

“Those are the kind of stories that will be the focus of a new History Channel show,” Grams said on his Facebook page. “The concept for the show is endless, because it's not repeating the same story over and over,” Grams, said. “Every car is unique.  


MTV Movie & TV Awards On Collision Course With Potential Writers Strike

DeadlineDeadline - Apr 25, 2017
After 25 years, the MTV Movie Awards is getting a major makeover this year, expanding to include TV series for the first time, and is returning to a live format after going pre-taped last night. But, in another major change, the first MTV Movie & TV ...  


'Basketball Wives' Hits Series Demo High, VH1 Logs Best Primetime Rating In 4 Years

DeadlineDeadline - Apr 18, 2017
VH1 scored its best primetime adults 18-49 Live+Same Day average on any night since 2013 with the Season 6 premieres of Basketball Wives and TI & Tiny: The Family Hustle and Week 7 of Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. Related · VH1 Renews 'RuPaul's Drag ...  

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