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.
Now that the two sides are talking again, hope is rising that the writers strike will be settled sooner rather than later. If that doesn't happen, the showbiz community will face far more financial…
Producer Dennis Doty has been elected to chair of the Caucus for Television Producers, Writers and Directors, succeeding Vin Di Bona for a two-year term.
The communications impasse between the Writers Guild of America and Hollywood's majors has finally ended.
The L.A. Times newsroom was hoping for a honeymoon period under new Tribune Co. owner Sam Zell after two years of management turmoil, but word spread Sunday that editor James O'Shea had been fired…