The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has created a diversity fund in memory of Syd Cassyd, the ATAS founder who died Feb. 4.
Faced with two options -- getting bigger or getting out -- Lee Enterprises said Wednesday it plans to sell its TV broadcasting assets in order to focus on publishing, online and information services.
Heather Graham is on board as a presenter at this month's Oscar kudocast.
Up against powerhouse network sweeps programming, ad-supported cable networks faltered during February, with seven of the top-10 ranked nets down in primetime ratings from last year.
In a surprise move, Gareth Chang has resigned as chairman and CEO of News Corp.'s Asian satcaster, Star TV.
Years after leaving Channel One News to launch Gen Y Netcaster Digital Entertainment Network, Jim Ritts has returned to his roots at the youth news satcaster as prexy and CEO.
Imagine Television and the WB are in serious conversations about moving the critically-lauded toon laffer "The PJs" from its Fox Broadcasting crib to the Frog's pad next season.
Multiplatinum Grammy-winning country artist LeAnn Rimes is transitioning to the silver screen with the help of Talent Entertainment Group. The newly formed management and production company — a…
Villard Books has paid more than $300,000 to reprint the "Spilling Open: The Art of Being Yourself," as the first of a two-book deal with Sabrina Ward Harrison. The small-press memoir has made…
MSNBC, eager to spread the word about its higher-visibility primetime series featuring the likes of Matt Lauer, Brian Williams, Chris Matthews and Ollie North, is about to sign veteran Mary Ellen…