From "The Chronicles of Narnia" to "Twilight" and "Hannah Montana" to "Drake & Josh," youth entertainment seems to depend less on one-offs than massive multiyear properties.
Science and sitcoms are the hot commodities going into this year's Mip Jr. market. Shows like "Dinosaur Train," "Sid the Science Kid" and "Blast Lab" have generated interest from buyers in…
As more television content is distributed online and on phones, protections to keep children from accessing inappropriate programming have been instituted by governments around the world.
For the past 24 years, television's top names have turned out to participate in the TCA Awards.
The rivalry between Disney Channel and Nickelodeon has gone global. The powerhouse kids' brands are aggressively extending their presence and penetration in both established and emerging…
In "The Big Bang Theory," Sheldon Cooper and Leonard Hofstadter are two geek peas in a Mensa pod intellectually but light years apart emotionally. Likewise, while their careers have taken very…
As mobile video, smart phones and other digital media are poised to revolutionize the way entertainment is consumed, NAB is tweaking its brand to take advantage of the changing marketplace.
Though NATPE's appeal as a domestic syndication market has diminished, international buyers and sellers still find themselves reliant on the annual get-together.
While media goliaths like Sony and Warner Bros. have downplayed the importance of NATPE in recent years, the annual confab has become a goldmine of opportunity for small, independent companies.
Starring in a long-running hit series can present a Dickensian dilemma.
While youth will always be served in the global television landscape, U.S. producers are discovering the appeal of a little maturity.