New NBC News prez Andrew Lack no doubt scored some points with visiting TV critics Thursday when he cited his alarm over the tabloid magazine genre, calling the advent of such shows "the most…
Dutch opposition party D66 has floated a plan to restructure the country's ailing pubcasting system. In a report entitled "In Search of the Public," D66 said one of the current three public nets…
Beginning next year, the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists will begin a two-tier system regulating how it offers health benefits to members.
Producer Ron Samuels' independently financed $ 12 million "Raven Hawk" just started shooting in New Mexico, Arizona, Utah and L.A. -- with a slightly differentfocus than other female-driven Western…
Veteran French producer Daniel Toscan du Plantier is lobbying to persuade the French and German partners in cultural network Arte to form a European film production studio.
Cable arrived in a big way with the announcement of nominees for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards; pay service HBO pulled off an unprecedented coup by tying broadcast network ABC in…
Hammer Films, the U.K.-based company that reigned supreme in the 1940s as purveyor of gothic horror tales and thrillers, is being acquired by Richard and Lauren Schuler-Donner's Warner Bros.-based…
About 50 staffers have left the Ten Network over the past two months as the web continues to restructure following its change of ownership late last year.
The Nederlander Organization reportedly has acquired the Biltmore Theater, one of the last classic Broadway houses to have been independently owned.
With the talkshow war in the headlines, ABC's "Nightline" quietly grabbed first place in the latenight race for the third consecutive week, while "Good Morning America" edged back in front of "Today"…
King World has reportedly pulled the plug on its fall 1994 development project "Criminal Justice," a"Cops"-like reality show that it had discussed with some broadcasters and station sales reps.