US television industry

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Co-founder of Christian TV network that railed against vaccines dies of Covid-19
Marcus Lamb, 64, whose Daystar network reaches an estimated 2 billion viewers worldwide, had pushed alternative therapies

Oliver Milman

01, Dec, 2021 @2:04 PM

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CNN suspends Chris Cuomo after he helped brother amid sexual harassment reports
Anchor used media contacts to gather information about Andrew Cuomo’s accusers

Guardian staff and agencies

01, Dec, 2021 @12:23 AM

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Two quit Fox News over Tucker Carlson’s Capitol attack series
Commentators Steve Hayes and Jonah Goldberg cite Fox Nation documentary Patriot Purge in stinging open letter

Martin Pengelly in New York

22, Nov, 2021 @2:43 PM

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Succession recap: series three, episode four – Adrien Brody fans the flames of chaos
The Oscar-winner joins the cast as a brilliantly awful tech bro caught in the middle of the Roys’ civil war, while Roman steps up to do Logan’s bidding

Michael Hogan

08, Nov, 2021 @10:05 PM

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How anti-vaxxers and ivermectin advocates have co-opted US local news
Local outlets may lack audience size, but they can can provide a veneer of legitimacy to fringe groups, experts say

Nick Robins-Early

03, Nov, 2021 @10:00 AM

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Climate crisis is real but you wouldn’t know from watching Fox Weather
The new sister channel of notoriously climate denialist Fox News isn’t following suit – it’s just avoiding the subject altogether

Adam Gabbatt

31, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Surprise pandemic hit and now talk of a new series, Sopranos is still the boss | Rebecca Nicholson
With writer David Chase apparently in discussions with HBO Max, my inner Tony can’t help but wonder ‘whadayagunnado?’

Rebecca Nicholson

23, Oct, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Netflix employees join wave of tech activism with walkout over Chappelle controversy
Slew of walkouts by tech workers, unthinkable mere years ago, shows workers ‘now understand their labor power’, expert says

Kari Paul in San Francisco

20, Oct, 2021 @10:31 PM

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Lost in translation? The one-inch truth about Netflix’s subtitle problem
Subtitling is an essential art form. So why, as the streaming giant scores more global hits with shows like Squid Game and Call My Agent, isn’t it trying harder to find the right words?

Viv Groskop

14, Oct, 2021 @12:31 PM

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Fox News celebrates 25th anniversary as critics point to network’s dark history
Stars on the US’s most watched cable news channel reflected on their accomplishments while others remembered their worst moments

Oliver Laughland

08, Oct, 2021 @4:32 PM

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Fox News host Tucker Carlson rails against Australia’s ‘horrifying’ Covid restrictions
The popular right-wing media personality made the remarks when launching Australian journalist Sharri Markson’s book on the origins of coronavirus

Amanda Meade

06, Oct, 2021 @8:06 AM

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‘His rage, his pain, his shame, they’re all mine’: Jeremy Strong on playing Succession’s Kendall Roy
Strong’s role as the self-destructive media heir takes commitment – and the actor goes all in

Hadley Freeman

02, Oct, 2021 @7:00 AM

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