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Former WGN America Boss Matt Cherniss Joins Apple

Former WGN America president Matt Cherniss has joined the tech giant and will serve as a chief lieutenant to new co-heads of video programming Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg. Cherniss' role is being described as chief creative/head of U.S. programming as Erlicht and Van Amburg eye a split of duties between domestic and international, reads...

Facebook In Talks With Hollywood, Seeking Scripted TV Programming

Social media giant Facebook is the latest tech company planning to branch into television with high budget scripted shows in the pipeline. Facebook is in talks with Hollywood studios to start producing its own scripted shows, with a level of quality and budget to match traditional TV programming, as first reported by the Wall Street Journal....