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  1. ABC's 'Modern Family' scores all-time high

    5:39 am 5/13/2010

    "Modern Family"-goes-Hawaiian took the ABC comedy to a season high Wednesday night, ranking as the evening's top-rated scripted series. Read more

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  2. 'Bruno' lawsuit adds Jonah Hill, Jay Roach

    11:18 pm 5/12/2010

    <p> <a href="/images/old/6a00d83451d69069e20133ed8895b2970b-pi.jpg" style="float: right;"><img alt="Bruno" class="asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d83451d69069e20133ed8895b2970b " src="/images/old/6a00d83451d69069e20133ed8895b2970b-320wi.jpg" style="margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;" /></a> The Palestinian activist who sued Sacha Baron Cohen, David Letterman and NBC Universal for defamation in December for being portrayed as a terrorist in &quot;Bruno&quot; has refiled his $110 million lawsuit with a few more bold-faced names as defendants. </p><p>Actor Jonah Hill and director Jay Roach — both co-producers on the Universal-distributed comedy — have been added to the complaint, filed in Washington DC superior court by Ayman Abu Aita. The self-described community organizer claims he was duped by the &quot;Bruno&quot; gang into being interviewed on camera and later found himself identified in the film as a &quot;terrorist group leader.&quot; Letterman, his Worldwide Pants and CBS are defendants because &quot;The Late Show&quot; featured the scene and an allegedly defamatory interview segment with Baron Cohen last July.</p> Read more

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  3. 'Milk' scribe joins GLAAD against Newsweek

    6:59 pm 5/12/2010

    In a commentary exclusive to THR, Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black joins GLAAD in urging the magazine to apologize for its opinion piece about gay actors playing straight roles.Read more

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  4. GLAAD demands apology from Newsweek

    5:55 pm 5/12/2010

    A gay rights group is demanding an apology from Newsweek magazine for a recent story that it says suggested gay actors shouldn't play straight characters.Read more

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  5. HBO, 'Entourage' producers developing series

    4:38 pm 5/12/2010

    HBO is developing a new female-centric comedy from the makers of "Entourage."Read more

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  6. Robbins, Gandolfini join HBO film

    4:15 pm 5/12/2010

    Tim Robbins and James Gandolfini are joining Diane Lane in HBO Films' "Cinema Verite," a behind-the-scenes look at the making of "An American Family."Read more

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  7. Moguls: Models matter most

    3:06 pm 5/12/2010

    Industry leaders discussing the implications of consumers having media everywhere all the time surprised themselves by having more on which to agree than disagree during the opening general session Wednesday at the Cable Show.Read more

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  8. Fox picks up five series, renews two

    2:58 pm 5/12/2010

    Fox made its first wave of pilot pickups Wednesday, ordering five projects to series for next season and renewing modestly rated bubble shows "Lie to Me" and "Human Target."Read more

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  9. ABC picks up 'No Ordinary Family'

    2:06 pm 5/12/2010

    <p> <a href="/images/livefeed/old/6a00d83451d69069e20133ed871641970b-800wi.jpg" rel="lightbox" style="float: right;"><img alt="Family" class="asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d83451d69069e20133ed871641970b " src="/images/livefeed/old/6a00d83451d69069e20133ed871641970b-320wi.jpg" style="margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px; width: 280px; height: 166px;" /></a><a href="/upfronts-2010" onclick="window.open(this.href,&#39;_blank&#39;,&#39;scrollbars=no,resizable=yes,toolbar=no,directories=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no,left=0,top=0&#39;); return false" style="float: left;"><img alt="Upfronts_blog" class="asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d83451d69069e2013480bf5e76970c " src="/images/livefeed/old/6a00d83451d69069e2013480bf5e76970c-320wi.jpg" style="border: 1px solid black; margin: 6px;" title="Upfronts_blog" /></a>NBC might opt to ditch &quot;Heroes,&quot; but there&#39;s a new group of superheroes coming to primetime next season. </p><p> ABC has picked up &quot;No Ordinary Family,&quot; starring Michael Chiklis (&quot;The Shield&quot;) and Julie Benz (&quot;Dexter&quot;).</p><p>The ABC Studios project is from Greg Berlanti (&quot;Everwood,&quot; &quot;Dirty Sexy Money&quot;) and writer Jon Feldman and centers on a family that suddenly develops special powers and have to learn how to deal with their new abilities.&#0160; </p><p>Here&#39;s a new extensive new logline for the show: </p> Read more

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  10. Saban buys back Power Rangers

    2:00 pm 5/12/2010

    Haim Saban is buying back the Power Rangers from Walt Disney with the hope to take the entertainment franchise that he launched to TV and toy stardom in the 1990s to new fans and new success.Read more

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