The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences is expected to announce today that it will launch a Grammy Awards telecast next year to honor the best and brightest in Latin music.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will be presenting special tech honors at the 1999 Engineering Emmy Awards.
Public interest groups and elected officials Wednesday kicked off their v-chip awareness campaign, which they hope will lead to much higher name recognition for the little circuit that allows parents…
In a highly unusual revamp, four key executives of the Walt Disney Co. have been named to newly created international posts as Disney expands and strengthens its global presence.
After an unsuccessful attempt to collaborate on Hollywood legend James Dean, Michael Mann and Leonardo DiCaprio have pacted with Disney to team on a biopic of another larger-than-life figure, Howard…
Ice Cube, who recently wrapped a co-starring role in Warner Bros.’ “Three Kings,” has signed with Creative Artists Agency. Ice Cube’s other credits include New Line’s upcoming “Next Friday,” which he…
Bravo Networks has promoted Jill Hansen to VP of scheduling and operations, announced Frances Berwick, senior VP of programming.
Production outfit Metafilmics has optioned the TV rights to Judith Orloff's 1997 bestseller "Second Sight," the story of a psychiatrist's discovery of her own psychic powers.
CBS has picked up six episodes of the Touchstone Television laffer "Thanks" for broadcast this summer.
Interactive entertainment creator Brilliant Digital Entertainment is getting into the auction game with the acquisition of London-based satcaster The Auction Channel from Trojan Television for $7.3…
London-based Antony Root, chief of international drama for Granada Prods., will relocate to Los Angeles in August to tackle additional duties as senior veep of Granada Entertainment USA.