Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, which controls Italy's three largest commercial TV channels and Europe's largest TV ad broker, Tuesday reported a sharp increase in pretax profits during the first half…
The convergence of television and digital technology will meet again early next year with the debut of products from newly formed Tivo Inc., which has announced plans to release in January a new type…
The toppling of German chancellor Helmut Kohl by the social democrat Gerhard Schroeder in Germany's general elections Sunday may augur a shift away from regional to national media power and control.
Former writing partners David Simon and Robert Kosberg have gone back in time to set up the time-travel romance pitch "In Time" at Fox-based Davis Entertainment.
Citing its recent setbacks in federal court here, the FCC announced Tuesday that it would not require broadcasters to file papers demonstrating what they were doing to comply with the agency's…
Monica Lewinsky's conditions for an exclusive interview with Oprah Winfrey were just too much for the talkshow queen.
Kevin Beggs has been appointed senior VP of drama development at Lions Gate Media, where he will develop one-hour dramas, specifically focusing on cable, syndication and the international marketplace.
HBO has cast Klaus Maria Brandauer in the key role of Otto Preminger for its $8 million biopic "Dorothy Dandridge," based on the tragic life of the actress.
Deborah Norman has been upped to veep of operations for Paramount Advertiser Services. Norman has been with Par’s ad sales wing since 1990, most recently serving as executive director of operations…
The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame Committee, chaired by Norman Lear, has selected eight honorees to be inducted into the Hall of Fame.
National Geographic Television has promoted Andrew Carl Wilk to executive VP of programming and production, with the mandate to develop and supply new programming in the U.S. for network, cable and…
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