Frosh FCC chair Michael Powell on Thursday picked Washington telecom attorney W. Kenneth Ferree to head up the regulatory agency's cable division.
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Send in the clones: In an attempt to tap into "Pokemon" mania, Konami Corp, a major Japanese vidgame manufacturer, has inked a licensing deal with 4Kids Entertainment of New York to market the…
In what appears to be one of the first baby steps toward the often-promised vertical integration of online and primetime production at Fox, the network has begun introducing video interviews with…
Online music software creator Liquid Audio reported lower net revenues for the first quarter of $1.7 million, compared with $3 million during the period, ended March 31, last year.
So long WebTV. Microsoft, which introduced the struggling interactive TV service to consumers with much hype in 1996, is expected to replace the troubled moniker with the name MSNTV in the coming…
Looking to expand, NBC News has tapped one of its own to lead the top-ranked division. As expected, "Dateline NBC" executive producer Neal Shapiro was named NBC News prexy on Thursday.
Woody Allen has sued his former producer Jean Doumanian, charging that she cheated him out of profits from the last eight movies they made together.
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Thursday he will most likely hold congressional hearings if Rupert Murdoch clinches a deal to add DirecTV to his vast empire.
Regal Cinemas is close to filing for bankruptcy reorg in a move expected to hand control of the nation's biggest movie theater chain to an investment group led by entertainment entrepreneur and Regal…
CMT: Country Music TV has committed to its most ambitious program yet, "CMT Most Wanted Live," a daily hourlong show at 6 p.m. featuring Q&As with top country artists, TV premieres of new videos, and…