Best of 2015: Tyler Oakley

Based on the title of the documentary film, what exactly does Tyler Oakley have to be “SNervous“ about? If you weren’t aware, the 26-year old Michigan native is one of the biggest YouTube stars on the planet, he was over 4 million Twitter followers and besides his new documentary film that shows the behind-the-scenes of his recent […]

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YouTube Launches Broad Entertainment Venture

NEW YORK (AP) — YouTube is making a bold step into original programming in an entertainment venture with some 100 content creators, from Madonna to The Wall Street Journal. The Google Inc.-owned video site said Friday that it’s launching more than 100 new video channels. The partners include an array of Hollywood production companies, celebrities […]

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Jennifer Lopez’ Talent-Search Series Lands Three Networks

Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Q’Viva! The Chosen,” the upcoming talent-search series from Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony, has secured network deals in its first three countries, it was announced Wednesday. The series, produced by Simon Fuller‘s XIX Entertainment, will premiere in the first quarter of 2012. It will air on Univision in the […]

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Jonah Hill And Hannibal Buress Sell Sitcom To Fox

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Jonah Hill and Fox are developing quite the cozy relationship: The star of the animated “Allen Gregory” has sold another project to the network starring TV writer and stand-up comedian Hannibal Buress. Hill, who created, executive produces and voices “Allen Gregory,” will write the new comedy with Buress, […]

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Nickelodeon, Stars To Honor Teens For Service

NEW YORK — Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, David Beckham and Jessica Biel will help honor teenagers who are trying to help solve social problems in a Nickelodeon special. The Teen Nick HALO Awards will air Nov. 6 with Nick Cannon as host. HALO stands for “helping and leading others.” Gaga is honoring Emily-Anne Rigal. She’s a […]

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Sheen Kicks Off 20-City Tour Sat. Night In Detroit

By Mike Householder, Associated Press DETROIT – Charlie Sheen’s kept an awfully high profile over the past month, yakking to TV interviewers, ranting on YouTube and tweeting on an hourly basis. Now, he’s coming to a city near you. The 45-year-old unemployed actor’s 20-city road show kicks off Saturday night in Detroit. Few details have emerged […]

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‘Golden Voiced’ Homeless Man Lands MSNBC Gig

The first great underdog story of 2011 is unfolding at heart-warming, warp speed. Ted Williams, christened by the media as the homeless man with the “golden voice,” has been hired by MSNBC. Williams will do voice overs for the cable network’s “Lean Forward” campaign in commercials that begin airing Thursday. He will also appear Thursday […]

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