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  1. 'Whistleblower' alleges too much grass at the Golf Channel

    7:01 am 2/9/2010

    <a href="/images/old/6a00d83451d69069e20120a87be88a970b-pi.jpg" style="float: right;"><img alt="Large_caddyshack" border="0" class="asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d83451d69069e20120a87be88a970b " src="/images/old/6a00d83451d69069e20120a87be88a970b-pi.jpg" style="margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px; width: 200px;" title="Large_caddyshack" /></a> Maybe this lawsuit explains why the Golf Channel likes to replay &quot;Caddyshack&quot; over and over again.Greg Kochis, a freelance videographer, is claiming protection as a &quot;whistleblower&quot; and suing the Golf Channel and NEP Broadcasting for firing him after he reported drug use by his co-workers at the cable TV network. In a <a href="/files/golf.pdf" style="color: blue; text-decoration: underline; cursor: pointer;">complaint</a> filed in the court of common pleas in Ohio, Kochis says there&#39;s, well, way too much grass in golf. He claims the crew would regularly smoke marijuana on the golf course during the taping and production of live golf events. Read more

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  2. Hollywood Docket Top 5: SAG fading; Brangelina suing; Dead celebrities lobbying

    6:58 am 2/9/2010

    <p>Entertainment law news you need to care about this morning:</p>Read more

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  3. Sundance Channel starts scripted programming

    6:53 am 2/9/2010

    Sundance Channel is entering the scripted-series arena with a slate of four projects in development from such auspices as John Malkovich and Tony To.Read more

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  4. FreeHD Canadian service cleared for launch

    6:20 am 2/9/2010

    Canadian cable and satellite TV services suddenly have one more reason to catch up to their U.S. counterparts with their digital transition.Read more

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  5. CBS gets post-Super Bowl ratings bounce

    5:45 am 2/9/2010

    Coming off CBS' record-setting presentation of the Super Bowl, Monday night's "Big Bang Theory" went supernova in the ratings. Read more

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  6. MTV orders two extreme stunt reality series

    5:17 am 2/9/2010

    MTV has ordered a pair of post-"Jackass" extreme stunt reality series, each with a format that's been previously tested. Read more

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  7. CCTV cancels national soccer team broadcast

    4:37 am 2/9/2010

    Match-fixing scandals tainted players, coachesRead more

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  8. BSkyB CEO to give MIPTV keynote

    4:25 am 2/9/2010

    BSkyB CEO Jeremy Darroch will talk movies, pay TV and consumer innovation at a keynote at this year's MIPTV market April 14, organizers said Tuesday.Read more

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  9. Jeff Probst renews hosting gig for 'Survivor'

    4:17 am 2/9/2010

    Emmy winning reality host Jeff Probst has signed a deal to continuing hosting "Survivor" for two more cycles. Read more

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  10. Jim Parsons plays 30 characters in cancer PSA (video)

    3:49 am 2/9/2010

    A music video created by Stand Up to Cancer, an organization that funds cancer research, starring "Big Bang Theory" star Jim Parsons playing 30 different characters... Read more

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