The Museum of Television & Radio has unveiled plans to launch an annual Television Documentary Festival, the first edition of which will roll out May 3-21 in New York.
TNT Masters Series will film a tribute concert to Joni Mitchell on April 6 at Hammerstein Ballroom. The gala will be hosted by Ashley Judd.
AUSTRALIA Multicultural, multilingual pubcaster SBS has won the Banff Film and TV Festival’s Global Outstanding Achievement Award. SBS is the first Oz web to win the prestigious prize in the 21-year…
Antonio Banderas and Ethan Hawke are on board as Oscar presenters. The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium Sunday on ABC.
“South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have even managed to cross the line of tastefulness on the Web. When the duo recently turned in the first of 39 animated shorts to Shockwave.com as…
INDIA Film director Deepa Mehta has filed a case in a New Delhi High Court, seeking damages for defamation and a declaration upholding her right to make the film “Water” in India. The film faced mobs…
Oscar-nominated thesps Morgan Freeman and Angela Bassett have been tapped Academy Awards presenters. Freeman picked up best actor noms for “Driving Miss Daisy” and “The Shawshank Redemption.” Bassett…
The EU is likely to approve Rupert Murdoch taking a sizable stake in the Kirch Group's pay TV web Premiere World in the next couple of days, according to local reports.
Twentieth Television's syndie strip "Power of Attorney" has cleared 92% of the U.S. market.
Entertainment attorney Deborah Wagnon has joined the international law firm of Greenberg Traurig as a shareholder focusing her practice on music and films. Wagnon has worked with recording artists…
A memorial service for TV pioneer Bill Welsh, who died Feb. 27, will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, 7000 Hollywood Blvd. The event…