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…
Whether out of fear, folly or good, old-fashioned greed, Hollywood is rushing headlong to embrace the Internet revolution -- and the myriad unknown changes it promises to produce.
Monica Lewinsky's first TV interview Wednesday delivered the season's second-highest-rated telecast behind the Super Bowl and boosted ABC to a second-place sweeps tie with Fox among the key adults…
Daytime TV viewers were in a litigious mood the week of Feb. 15, powering gaveler queen "Judge Judy" to a record-high 7.9 national household rating, according to Nielsen's latest syndie ratings…
Paramount Pictures has paid in the mid-six figures for Elizabeth Hunter's spec script, "The Fighting Temptations," which MTV Films will produce with Benny Medina.
Negotiations toward a merger of Canal Plus and Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB broke down following a storm of protest from the French government and local film industry, who are adamantly opposed to such a…
With the structure of its record labels in place following the acquisition of Polygram, Universal Music Group has reorganized its music publishing arm. The new setup taps both Polygram and Universal…
Mike Mischler has been named exec VP of marketing for Paramount Domestic Television.