There's more money flowing into advance primetime advertising commitments for the 2008-09 season than even the most optimistic network sales execs would have predicted a month ago.
The subject matter was serious but the mood was light on Tuesday as NBC U cable maven Bonnie Hammer was feted with the Anti-Defamation League's Humanitarian Award at the org's annual showbiz…
The major TV nets and Madison Avenue got down to business Tuesday on booking advance advertising commitments for the 2008-09 season.
Upfront advertising sales activity began to percolate over the weekend, and the major networks are preparing for the onslaught of dealmaking on advance blurb commitments for the 2008-09 season that…
Higher theatrical distribution and marketing costs on pics took a toll on Lionsgate's 2008 earnings, although the mini-major beat Wall Street's expectations with record revenue for the fourth quarter…
Before the morning of May 15, CBS Corp. had been grappling with a high-class problem: It was flush with cash.
Now we know how civilian TV fanatics feel. Two weeks after the broadcast nets unveiled their 2008-09 schedules, many in the biz have yet to see more than a glimpse or promotional still from next…
Dino Carlaftes, former head of the lit department at Metropolitan Talent Agency, has joined the Kaplan Stahler Gumer Braun agency.
Roger Bart has joined the cast of the untitled ABC pilot penned by David Hemingson for 20th Century Fox TV.
David E. Kelley has jumped to Warner Bros. TV after more than 20 years at 20th Century Fox TV.
Kelsey Grammer has joined the cast of ABC comedy pilot "Roman's Empire," from Ashton Kutcher's Katalyst Films, CBS Paramount Network TV and ABC Studios.