Frank R. Pierson has been tapped for a third consecutive term as prexy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, while Joe Roth will produce the Oscarcast for the first time.
IFP/Los Angeles is inviting entries in 14 categories for the 19th annual Independent Spirit Awards, to be presented Feb. 28 in Santa Monica. IFP shares the February weekend with the Oscars.
A bid to shorten the length of the annual Creative Arts Emmy awards ceremony has kicked up a cloud of controversy from members who feel they're being treated like third-class citizens.
Worthy, faithful but ultimately pedestrian adaptation of the prize winning novel, "Dekada 70" offers a year-by-year account of the slow political awakening of a middle-class Filipino family over a…
HBO buried the competition as never before in this year's Emmy nominations, with "Six Feet Under," "Sex and the City," "The Sopranos" and "Curb Your Enthusiasm" all scoring double-digit noms.
The TV Academy still hasn't quite got a grip on reality. Acad officials said they'll likely take another stab at reformulating Emmy's nonfiction awards, given the confusion surrounding this year's…
At first glance, HBO's dominant Emmy nomination tally might be something to yawn about. After all, the pay cabler now has dusted its broadcast competish for the third consecutive year.
Lifetime's telefilms, best known for their heartstring-tugging core, may finally be choking up Emmy.
When it comes to Emmy noms, Fox has finally broken into the big leagues. For the first time in the net's 17-year history, Fox has tallied more noms than one of the Big Three broadcasters.
Premium cabler HBO continues to tower over the Emmy competish, but basic cable nets are steadily proving themselves contenders in the competitive scripted world.
Dawn Airey, managing director of Sky Networks in the U.K., and Gary Marenzi, Paramount Intl. Television prexy, will serve as co-chairs for the 31st Intl. Emmy Awards gala, to be held Nov. 24 in New…