Television

Three more 'Game of Thrones' seasons likely, HBO says

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BEVERLY HILLS, California - HBO's most-watched series, the medieval fantasy drama "Game of Thrones," will likely continue through three more seasons, a network executive said on Thursday, as he defended the show's gritty violence.

British TV personality Cilla Black dies aged 72

LONDON - British television personality and singer Cilla Black, whose instantly recognizable Liverpool 'scouse' accent won over generations of music fans and television viewers, died in Spain aged 72, Spanish police said on Sunday. | Video

Music, 02 Aug 2015

Clarkson and 'Top Gear' presenters sign with Amazon for new car show

LONDON - Britain's former BBC "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson has signed an exclusive deal with Amazon to present a new motoring show for the online retailer's subscription service alongside co-presenters Richard Hammond and James May.

30 Jul 2015

Tituss Burgess on 'Kimmy,' race and pinot noir

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. - A glass of wine at his side, Actor Tituss Burgess says he is used to fans serenading him with his catchy "Pinot Noir" song from Netflix's hit comedy "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt."

People 29 Jul 2015

No ratings bonanza for Caitlyn Jenner's reality TV show

NEW YORK - Caitlyn Jenner's new reality TV show drew 2.7 million viewers for its weekend premiere, according to ratings data released on Tuesday, a vast drop from the 17 million people who watched the former Olympic champion come out as a transgender woman in an April TV interview.

People 28 Jul 2015

Griswolds back on the road for family trip in 'Vacation'

LOS ANGELES - More than 30 years after his father took him on a road trip to the Walley World theme park in "National Lampoon's Vacation", Rusty Griswold is back with his own family-bonding plans in "Vacation". | Video

28 Jul 2015

U.S. TV networks court YouTube crowd in quest for digital viewers

ANAHEIM, California - For the first time, cable TV network Nickelodeon staged a casting call at VidCon, a convention that draws stars of YouTube and social media like Vine, Instagram and Snapchat and their passionate followers.

Tech, 26 Jul 2015

More camp antics in Netflix 'Wet Hot American Summer' revival

- The original cast of "Wet Hot American Summer" return to Camp Firewood for more wild antics in a new eight-part Netflix series made as a prequel to the 2001 film, which initially flopped before gaining a cult following. | Video

23 Jul 2015

Jenner pulls back curtain on transgender life in TV's 'I Am Cait'

LOS ANGELES - As Caitlyn Jenner plays tennis with her sister, the 65-year-old mocks her own athletic prowess with the quip "Bruce was a better tennis player than Caitlyn."

22 Jul 2015

HBO picks up former ESPN sports commentator Bill Simmons

- Premium cable network HBO said on Wednesday it has signed an exclusive, multi-year agreement with sports commentator Bill Simmons, whose contract ESPN opted not to renew in May after a 15-year run on the sports network.

22 Jul 2015