Amazon could be your cable guy

Report: Amazon may bring more ad products to Alexa

In addition to books, toys and garden hoses, Amazon now sells service bundles from Comcast. The phone, Internet and TV Xfinity packages, part of the retail giant’s new “Amazon Cable Store,” are priced the same as those offered via Comcast. So what’s the draw? “Amazon is not only the biggest online retailer and a place […]

Tim Roth boards BBC series

Tim Roth boards BBC series

Tim Roth (The Hateful Eight) and Samantha Morton (Miss Julie) will star in BBC One three-parter Rillington Place. Serial killer period drama comes from BBC One Drama Productions and Bandit Television.

No safe harbor on Fear the Walking Dead

No safe harbor on Fear the Walking Dead (Richard Foreman)

Setting sail on a yacht will be no protection for the uninfected when Fear the Walking Dead returns for season two. “What people find out fairly quickly,” teased co-creator/exec producer Dave Erickson at Payleyfest on Saturday, “is that we weren’t the only people who had the bright idea to leave land.” Launch date: Sunday, April […]

Helen Hunt onboard Fox drama

Helen Hunt onboard Fox drama

Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfuss and Stephen Moyer (True Blood) have signed on for Fox drama series Shots Fired, focused on the aftermath of a racially charged shooting.

Hillary Clinton pays Kimmel another visit

Hillary Clinton returning to Jimmy Kimmel Live

Hillary Clinton is heading back to late night. The Democratic presidential frontrunner will appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live Thursday, March 24, two days before Democratic caucuses in Alaska, Hawaii and Washington. Clinton last visited the show in November.

Fox News cancels GOP debate after Trump passes

Trump (almost) breaks Fox News record

Fox News Channel canceled what was to be the next GOP debate after Donald Trump declared he’d be a no-show. “On Feb. 20, the Republican National Committee announced that a GOP presidential primary debate would be held on March 21 in Salt Lake City. They offered that debate to Fox News Channel to host, provided […]

Last laugh: Megyn Kelly goes primetime

Last laugh: Megyn Kelly goes primetime

Fox News’ Megyn Kelly (The Kelly File) will host a one-hour special on Fox, interviewing celebrities and discussing her time covering the 2016 presidential campaign. Bill Geddie (The View) will produce the show, slated for Monday, May 23 at 8p. Kelly’s star was already on the rise at FNC when presidential candidate Donald Trump’s attacks […]

Matthew Perry to play Ted Kennedy

Matthew Perry to play Ted Kennedy

Matthew Perry (Friends) will play Ted Kennedy in four-hour miniseries The Kennedys: After Camelot, premiering on Reelz in 2017. Perry will also serve as exec producer.