As the 500-channel universe nears reality and the convergence of television and the Internet comes closer to completion, a number of companies are duking it out to gain access to your TV and to be…
Post-production in the film and TV worlds once was considered a completely separate discipline from production and distribution. When the computer entered the film- and video-editing processes, that…
The boob tube is becoming a whole lot smarter. Once derided as the "idiot box," television is quickly evolving into an interactive high-tech appliance, as a slew of new upgrades like Web TV Plus…
There were no car chases to speak of. There were no freeway incidents, no dramatic bank robberies and no Olympics to lift ratings and viewing levels. In the just-wrapped February sweep (Feb. 4-March…
As an actress and a person who cares deeply for America, I am sickened by the Motion Picture Academy’s plan to present an honorary Academy Award to Elia Kazan on March 21. I very much agree with Alan…
The New York Mets have joined the New York Yankees as chess pieces on the Gotham gameboard controlled by Michael Eisner, Gerry Levin, Rupert Murdoch and Chuck Dolan.
Mexico's media conglom Televisa reported improved operating results and higher margins for 1998, which it attributed to its restructuring and continuing efforts to cut costs.
Oscar nominees from 22 categories will gather at the Beverly Hilton on Monday for the annual luncheon. Roughly 100 nominees are expected to attend. Also attending will be Norman Jewison, this year’s…
Despite unusually tough competition from the Monica Lewinsky interview, NBC's premiere of "World's Most Amazing Videos" bettered NBC's season average in the 9-10 p.m. timeslot.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM MARKETThe 19th American Film Market ended Thursday in Santa Monica, mirroring previous markets with mixed reviews and buyers leaving mostly empty-handed.
To celebrate the upcoming Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction dinner, Cablevision Systems' MSG Metro Channels will devote the week of March 8-14 to a wide variety of rock 'n' roll programming.