Charlie Ergen, Mark Cuban Talk Future of Artificial Intelligence

In a sit-down interview with Cheddar’s Jon Steinberg during Denver Startup Week, Dish and Sling co-founder and chairman Charlie Ergen and star of ABC’s Shark Tank and owner of the Dallas Mavericks Mark Cuban discussed the future of artificial intelligence. As Steinberg pointed out, Dish has been busy acquiring a lot of wireless spectrum over the…

Sling TV Execs Charlie Ergen, Warren Schlichting Talk A La Carte TV

During Denver Startup Week, Dish Network co-founder and chairman Charlie Ergen and Dish’s executive vice-president of marketing, programming and media sales, Warren Schlichting, sat down with Cheddar’s Jon Steinberg to talk about the future of Sling TV and how they combat the pay TV tradition of big bundles with big price tags. Ergen said he first…

Disney Channel To Remake ‘Hocus Pocus’

Come little children. A Hocus Pocus remake is in the works, causing an uproar in fans of the cult classic everywhere. Disney Channel announced they are teaming up with David Kirschner, who produced the original 1993 film that Bette Midler, Kathy Najimy and Sarah Jessica Parker made iconic with their portrayal of the Sanderson Sisters. The…

Reality Roundup: Pick of the Pairings

Eggplant Parmesan and tequila may be many things but at its core, it’s a terrible idea for a pairing. Just ask some recent Below Deck guests. On the contrary (and luckily for all of our lives), reality TV has offered a number of pairings over the past week that aren’t nearly as much of a…

What Happened in The Season Premiere of ‘This Is Us’

Before you settle in to watch the season premiere of This Is Us, make sure you’re emotionally stable, as this season is going to be a doozie. The first episode of the season was fittingly titled “A Father’s Advice,”  and was narrated by William, Randall’s birth father, as he writes a book of poems for…

‘Will & Grace’ & Jack & Karen Reunite This Thursday

NBC found a way to turn back time. It’s been nineteen years since Will & Grace premiered in the fall of 1998, closer to Ronald Reagan’s first public utterance of “AIDS” (1985, despite what Larry Kramer says) than to the Supreme Court’s ruling in support of gay marriage in 2013. And, in light of the…

Paramount Network Debuts Trailer for ‘Waco’

Paramount Network — the coming network Spike TV is transforming into — has released the first trailer for the upcoming series Waco. Waco is a six-part miniseries depicting one of the most infamous standoffs in American history with the help of some of Hollywood’s best. The limited series recounts the real life events leading up and…