Though ABC entertainment execs fessed up to the web's pile of problems last season, they boldly declared Wednesday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour that ratings will grow this fall.
Paxson Communications will license 88 episodes of "Flipper: The New Adventures" from MGM Worldwide TV -- 44 of which will be new chapters -- for its pending broadcast web.
Concert industry vet Mark Norman has been upped to senior veep of Universal Concert Co., the Denver outpost of Universal Concerts, and will be charged with overseeing all aspects of the potent…
CBS Corp. received an across-the-board ratings upgrade Tuesday from Standard & Poor's for debt and preferred-stock obligations. The ratings service also removed CBS securities from its CreditWatch…
Colombia's new private TV channels held their official launch parties July 10, but celebrations were marred by technical problems.
The House Commerce Committee has set a Thursday morning deadline for the copyright-rich recording and movie industries to reach a settlement with the nation's librarians, who are blocking progress on…
Charles Grodin is not a man to hold a grudge. Despite CNBC canceling his nightly talk show on June 8, Grodin has no qualms about launching a show on CNBC's sister cable web MSNBC.
King World Prods. suffered a 4% drop in net profit to $34.2 million in the three months to May 31, it said Tuesday, largely as a result of a reduction in its share of revenues from "The Oprah Winfrey…
To cries of dismay but no one's surprise, women and minority directors are not having an easy time in Hollywood, according to figures released Tuesday by the Directors Guild of America.
Fine Line Features has snapped up all North American rights to Anthony Drazan's "Hurlyburly," which stars Sean Penn and Kevin Spacey.