PBS edged CBS, 27-26, for the most nominations for the 19th News and Documentary Emmy Awards, announced Wednesday by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Five of the top players in filmed special effects delivered a concerted counterblast to critics of their trade Wednesday, laying the blame for rising costs squarely at the door of the studios.
Compromise candidate Barbara Young has been appointed vice chairman of the BBC.
A deal is imminent for the long-planned remounting of Kenneth Lonergan's "This Is Our Youth." The play, about aspiring Gen X coke dealers on the lam, won positive notices when the New Group…
The Beastie Boys' "Hello Nasty" topped the album sales chart, with a whopping 682,000 copies sold during its first week of release, according to sales data released Wednesday. The impressive debut is…
Talk about synergy: News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch could soon lend his voice to "The Simpsons."
Viacom warned investors Wednesday to expect a one-time charge of $437 million when it announces second-quarter results on July 29.
In a unique three-way effort to support Windham Hill Records' flagship artist George Winston, the label has pacted with Visa USA and Barnes & Noble Booksellers to promote the disc in a program that…
Propaganda Films has greenlit the soccer comedy "The Match," with Max Beesley, Richard E. Grant, Tom Sizemore and Ian Holm heading an ensemble cast.
The Fox affiliate board shot down the web's latest NFL compensation proposal Wednesday, so the network has decided to negotiate directly with local station owners in an attempt to finally hammer out…
United Video Satellite Group has formally withdrawn its $2.8 billion cash offer for rival electronic program guide developer Gemstar Intl. Group.