After 50 years with the National Football League as a player, coach and broadcaster, Pat Summerall will step down as John Madden's broadcasting partner on Fox after Super Bowl XXXVI.
According to the NATPE interactive panel, a TV can be found in 98% of the country's homes and, since TV is the prime delivery system for entertaiment and information, the time is right to discuss…
The corridors of the NATPE confab resonated with the belly-aching of TV distributors, frustrated by the no-show of a number of TV station execs who traditionally come to buy their shows.
"A.I. Artificial Intelligence," "A Beautiful Mind," "Hannibal," "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," "The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring," "Moulin Rouge" and "Planet of the Apes"…
In a surprise score for broadcasters, a rookie regulator with close ties to the Bush administration told NATPE attendees Tuesday that the Federal Communications Commission may need to level the…
The Martin Luther King holiday produced a slight bump in Broadway B.O. last week with most productions showing an improvement. Total receipts, however, were down $836,026 -- off 7.65% from the…
At the NAPTE advertising panel, industryites discussed audience erosion across the three networks, the marriage of entertainment and advertising and how best to reach the consumer.
Michael Grandage was appointed the next artistic director Tuesday of the Donmar Warehouse, confirming long-standing speculation that the 39-year-old actor-turned-director was the heir apparent to…
NBC's "Fear Factor" and Fox's "Ally McBeal" flourished opposite repeats of CBS' comedies Monday, scoring some of their best ratings of the season.
Viacom shares plummeted another 5% Tuesday as the conglom continued to battle rumors of exec tension and concerns over asbestos-lawsuit exposure inherited from previous CBS parent Westinghouse.
Disney exec Michael Dean has been named to the newly created position of exec VP, business operations and distribution, for ABC Cable Networks Group.