NBC News announced last night that it had settled a defamation lawsuit brought by General Motors Corp. over the network's "demonstration" of a fiery pickup truck crash on its "Dateline NBC" program.
A planned sitcom starring Sinbad will set sail next season out of Fox Broadcasting Co., which apparently edged CBS to reel in the project.
The Walt Disney Animation Studios will be the first recipient of the NATO/ShoWest outstanding achievement award, to be presented at the closing-night gala March 11 at Bally's Hotel and Casino in Las…
Randy Stone has been named VP of talent and casting at Twentieth TV, a newly created position responsible for attracting and signing talent, reporting to production president Peter Roth.
In a nod to future expansion plans, Walt Disney Co. promoted two executives to new positions. James Rasulo has been appointed senior VP for corporate alliances, a new slot that covers business…
Steve Martin, Natalie Cole and Placido Domingo will be among celebrity presenters this year in the fourth annual Governor's Awards for the Arts, to be held Feb. 26 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire…
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A group including New York money manager Mario Gabelli raised its stake in Intl.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has awarded six $ 1,000 awards to college students to be presented through its annual College Television Awards, to be handed out March 14.
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Broadcasters yesterday urged the Federal Communications Commission to nix a cable industry request for modification of the so-called "network non-duplication rules."