Organizers of the 16th Media Access Awards have announced the call for submissions.
Sheldon Wiseman, forced to give up control of his Lacewood Group of companies to Paragon Entertainment Corp. last month, is developing a new TV series utilizing the talents of Leslie Nielsen through…
Ten films from 18 participating countries have been selected to compete for the Penang Pearl Award in the first East Asian Film and TV Festival, which begins Thursday and runs through Sept. 3.
Top industry execs and above-the-line talent are expected as panelists at the inaugural Directors Guild of America's Summit on Diversity, the DGA announced Tuesday. The event is scheduled for Sept…
ITV, which in 1993 launched the critically acclaimed TV series "Cracker," has purchased the British rights to the Granada-Kushner Locke version of the show, due to debut on ABC this fall.
ABC Radio's six-month experiment with female-skewed talkradio ended Tuesday when KTZN-AM --- a.k.a. "the Zone" --- abruptly changed format to a 24-hour programming mix aimed at kids under 12 dubbed…
L.A.-based publicists Mark Pogachefsky and Rachel McCallister have formed a new joint venture, Pogachefsky/RMc, to handle feature film publicity in Gotham.
Director Peter Bogdanovich, whose latest literary endeavor, "Who the Devil Made It," also made the bestseller list, will be the guest of honor at a private book-signing and reception to benefit…
Comedian Elayne Boosler has dropped out of the upcoming Broadway musical "Triumph of Love," aborting what would have been her stage debut.
NBC has extended its dominance of the summer primetime Nielsens with an Aug. 18-24 victory that's the Peacock's easiest in nine weeks.
Jon Small, the producer of Garth Brooks' recent concert in Central Park and the accompanying HBO special, has launched Paradise Music and Entertainment.