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Big players jump into the stream, testing Netflix dominance

  • Sep 24, 2019

NEW YORK— Shares of Netflix are opening in negative territory for the year — the first time that’s happened since 2016 — as major media players step into the stream to fight for subscribers. The streaming service revolutionized the way people watch TV and because of its success, there was little doubt that m

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Emmy Awards viewership plunges to 6.9 million people

  • Sep 24, 2019

NEW YORK— The Emmy Awards plunged to a record-low viewership of 6.9 million, illustrating a collective shrug by the public for an annual program that celebrates the best of television and is designed to build excitement for a new season. The Nielsen company said the audience for Fox’s host-less show on Sunda

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Emmy Awards viewership plunges to 6.9 million people

  • Sep 24, 2019

NEW YORK— The Emmy Awards plunged to a record-low viewership of 6.9 million, illustrating a collective shrug by the public for an annual program that celebrates the best of television and is designed to build excitement for a new season. The Nielsen company said the audience for Fox’s host-less show on Sunda

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Emmys apologizes for wrong photo during memoriam segment

  • Sep 24, 2019

LOS ANGELES— The TV Academy is apologizing for using a photo of a living composer instead of the image of the late Andre Previn during an Emmy’s memoriam segment. The segment on Sunday used a photo of 75-year-old conductor Leonard Slatkin. The academy, FOX and Emmy producers say in a statement issued

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Emmys apologizes for wrong photo during memoriam segment

  • Sep 24, 2019

LOS ANGELES— The TV Academy is apologizing for using a photo of a living composer instead of the image of the late Andre Previn during an Emmy’s memoriam segment. The segment on Sunday used a photo of 75-year-old conductor Leonard Slatkin. The academy, FOX and Emmy producers say in a statement issued

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List of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards

  • Sep 23, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com : Drama Series: “Game of Thrones” Comedy Series: “Fleabag” Actor, Comedy Series: Bill Hader, “Barry” Actress, Comedy Series: Phoebe Waller-Bridge, “Fleabag” Actor, D

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List of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards

  • Sep 23, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards. For the complete list, visit Emmys.com : Drama Series: “Game of Thrones” Comedy Series: “Fleabag” Actor, Comedy Series: Bill Hader, “Barry” Actress, Comedy Series: Phoebe Waller-Bridge, “Fleabag” Actor, D

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‘SNL’ rescinds cast invitation to Gillis over YouTube video

  • Sep 17, 2019

“Saturday Night Live” has rescinded its invitation to a cast member who posted a video last year in which he used a racial slur for Chinese people and derided Asians trying to learn English. A show representative said Monday that the language Shane Gillis used was “off

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‘SNL’ rescinds cast invitation to Gillis over YouTube video

  • Sep 17, 2019

“Saturday Night Live” has rescinded its invitation to a cast member who posted a video last year in which he used a racial slur for Chinese people and derided Asians trying to learn English. A show representative said Monday that the language Shane Gillis used was “off

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