EMMYS: Mike Judge On How Viacom-Paramount Merger Influenced ‘Silicon Valley’ & ‘Office Space’s Impact On TGI Fridays

For close to 20 years, multi-hyphenate Mike Judge has kept the under-25 set in stitches with his takes of less-than types, read affable vulgarians Beavis and Butthead, the hysterical rednecks on Fox’s King of the Hill, as well as know-it-all boss.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 11th, 2019

‘Silicon Valley’ Editor Tim Roche On Reaction Shots, Tonal Shifts & Cutting In Improv – Emmys

Fresh off the second season of Silicon Valley, editor Tim Roche now finds himself editing comedy year-round, splitting his time between Silicon Valley and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Though there are two editors on Silicon Valley, there is no first.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 30th, 2015

Viacom Officially Resolves Leadership Dispute: Dauman Out, Thomas Dooley Interim President & CEO

Following unanimous approval by the Boards of Directors of Viacom and National Amusements Inc. of a settlement in the ongoing dispute over Viacom leadership, Philippe Dauman has stepped down as president and CEO of Viacom. Thomas Dooley, Viacom Chief Oper.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 21st, 2016

T.J. Miller & the "Silicon Valley" Cast Make Their Way to Emmys 2014!

T.J. Miller hits the red carpet at the 2014 Emmy Awards held at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday (August 25) in Los Angeles. The 33-year-old actor was joined by his fiancee Kate Gorney along with the rest of his Silicon Valley cast including Thomas M.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredAug 26th, 2014

Defy Media Acquires Viacom Digital Game Assets

Digital media company Defy Media has acquired Viacom’s gaming digital properties Addicting Games, GameTrailers and Shockwave, while in return Viacom has taken a minority equity stake in Defy. Viacom and Defy, formed last year by the merger of Alloy Di.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJul 21st, 2019

"Silicon Valley" Costars Harassed by Donald Trump Supporters at L.A. Bar

After being called "cucks," 'Silicon Valley' costars Kumail Nanjiani and Thomas Middleditch shared the details on their Twitter more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterNov 13th, 2016

"Silicon Valley" Star -- Trump Supporters Got In My Face ... Wanted To Start A Fight

"Silicon Valley" star Kumail Nanjiani says a confrontation with a couple alleged Trump supporters got so intense a bouncer had to rip them apart. Kumail says he and costar Thomas Middleditch -- both anti-Trump guys -- were at an L.A. bar Friday….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzNov 12th, 2016

Have phone, will travel to Silicon Valley"s tech touchstones

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — There's a quirky twist on tourism emerging amid the Silicon Valley whirlwind of innovation that has tethered everyone to their smartphones......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

FX Chief John Landgraf Warns Against Copying Netflix, Silicon Valley Giants

FX CEO John Landgraf warned of too much tech-world thinking creeping into the television business when speaking at the Produced By conference in Culver City on Saturday. “There’s a whole thing going on in Netflix right now and in Silicon Valley saying.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJun 5th, 2016

PETA Says Neigh to HBO"s "Horse Porn" on "Silicon Valley"

In a week leading up to the Kentucky Derby, horse sex falls under the microscope after a "Silicon Valley" episode......»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooMay 3rd, 2016

"SNL" and "Silicon Valley" stars to host Indie Spirit Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Saturday Night Live's" Kate McKinnon and "Silicon Valley" star Kumail Nanjiani will co-host the 31st annual Independent Spirit Awards......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 19th, 2017

Christina Aguilera Shows Some Serious Cleavage In A Sexy Black Gown At Silicon Valley"s Breakthrough Awards

Christina Aguilera brought a little bit of Hollywood glamour to Silicon Valley on Sunday for the Breakthrough Prize ceremony in Mountain View, Calif......»»

Category: topSource: starpulseNov 9th, 2015

Critic"s Corner: "Silicon Valley" and "Veep"

USA TODAY's Robert Bianco previews HBO's 'Silicon Valley' and 'Veep' for Friday, June 12.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 27th, 2017

"Silicon Valley" creator plans a second skewering

'Silicon Valley' is gearing up for a second skewering. Season 2 of HBO's satirical series named for the nation's notoriously out-of-touch region made its premiere there Wednesday night......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 13th, 2015

HBO"s Silicon Valley finds fans in tech

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — When HBO rolled out a mockumentary poking fun at high tech this spring, Silicon Valley checked it out......»»

Category: topSource: yahooAug 3rd, 2019

Silicon Valley vs. Hollywood: Clash of the Corporate Cultures

Power lunch? No such thing in Silicon Valley. Executive suites? They're exclusively Hollywood, while celebrity chefs cook on tech campuses. Failure? For one industry, it means career jail; for the other, a rite of passage and badge of honor (guess which o.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 6th, 2019

Sumner Redstone Says He Opposes Sale Of Paramount Stake And Calls Claims He’s Incapacitated “False And Unfair”

UPDATE with Viacom statement: The new war between Viacom and CBS Chairman Emeritus Sumner Redstone — or, depending on whom you believe, the people around him — and Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman just became more intense. Redstone’s camp rel.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMay 23rd, 2016

Viacom Misses Fiscal Q3 Financial Expectations As Paramount Cuts Revenues And Costs

There’s nothing in this mornings Q2 report that’s likely to change the minds of investors who have taken Viacom‘s share price down about 6.4% so far this year. Net earnings attributable to Viacom at $610M fell 5.1% vs the period last yea.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 6th, 2014

Viacom Misses Q2 Financial Expectations As Paramount Cuts Revenues And Costs

There’s nothing in this mornings Q2 report that’s likely to change the minds of investors who have taken Viacom’s share price down about 6.4% so far this year. Net earnings attributable to Viacom at $610M fell 5.1% vs the period last yea.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineAug 6th, 2014

Philippe Dauman Will Skip Sun Valley Meet As Moguls Question Viacom’s Fate

Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman won’t have an embarrassing encounter with Vice Chair Shari Redstone this week at investment banker Herb Allen’s annual Sun Valley mogul gathering. Redstone’s already there, and the Viacom chief was invited. But.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineJul 7th, 2016

WGA West Urges FCC to Block Comcast Merger with TWC — This Time It’s In Writing

Urging the FCC to "put a stop to this spate of merger madness," the WGA West has submitted formal opposition to the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger. "We have reached a critical juncture in the history of the media, broadband and telecommunicatio.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineMar 15th, 2019