THR Heat Index
Charting the week's ups and downs in the business of entertainment.
Tracking the week's ups and downs in the business of entertainment.
DOWN: James Murdoch
Of everyone impacted by the News of the World phone-hacking scandal, the News Corp. COO and Murdoch heir apparent has the most to lose. Having admitted to authorizing victim settlement payments, he'll likely face grilling by police.
UP: Nancy Grace
Thanks to Casey Anthony, the HLN host has become the most polarizing cable news figure since Glenn Beck, with the ratings to match.
DOWN: Kevin James
Zookeeper underperforms after January's The Dilemma fizzled. Mall Cop 2 might not be a bad idea.
UP: Diane Sawyer
The ABC anchor's Jaycee Dugard interview gets 14.8 million viewers for Primetime, the most-watched summer newsmagazine show in seven years.
UP: Netflix (NFLX)
Goldman Sachs analyst Ingrid Chung ups her price target from $300 to $330.
DOWN: News Corp. (NWS)
The News of the World phone-hacking scandal threatens to ensnare more than just the employees of the shuttered 168-year-old newspaper.