The action at this year's NATPE confab made it clear that there's an independence movement afoot in the syndie TV biz. A handful of indie distribs generated as much, if not more, action during the…
Montel Williams is calling it a wrap after 17 years in daytime.
The first day of exhibit-floor action at the NATPE confab was a mix of the old and the new.
As the NATPE confab kicked off in earnest Tuesday, leaders of the org were none too happy to spot a couple of sales executives from Sony Pictures TV hanging around the Four Seasons Hotel, adjacent to…
The spirit of a television legend was saluted with reverence and fond memories of his irreverent spirit on Monday night as four industry heavyweights were feted by NATPE with this year's Brandon…
Producer Vin Di Bona, longtime purveyor of ABC's "America's Funniest Home Videos," has partnered with tech firm Dave Networks to launch a reality TV-centric online venture dubbed Reality.TV.
The firstrun syndication business has largely been immune to the turmoil in the TV biz spurred by the 3-month-old writers strike. But that doesn't mean it'll be party time in Las Vegas this week as…
Meggan Kimberley and Adam Wright have been named co-presidents of Regent Worldwide Sales, the distribution arm of Regent Entertainment.
Vuguru, Michael Eisner's new media production shingle, has partnered with publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons and author Robin Cook to produce a 50-episode series designed to serve as a prequel to Cook's…
Jeff Valdez, producer and founder of cabler Si TV, has been named chairman of the board of QuePasa Corp., parent company of the Hispanic online service QuePasa.com.
It's hard to imagine today, but there was a time, many television seasons ago, when Roger King was wide-eyed at the prospect of attending his first NATPE convention.