Fox's new series offered critics little to glow about this year so the tried and true instead of the outrageous and new will most likely represent the network at the Emmys.
Fred Dryer, best known as the TV cop "Hunter," makes his indie debut in "Highway 395," a low-budget film that he will direct, produce and topline.
News Corp. has named Anthea Disney to the newly created post of exec VP for content. The longtime News exec will focus on developing new cable channels, Web sites and magazines for audiences not…
Sales of pirated music CDs grew 20% worldwide in 1998, the result of rampant illegal manufacturing and a sophisticated smuggling network between Southeast Asia and Latin America.
The Emmy Awards' use of peer group judging panels to select winners gives it an edge over other showbiz awards: it guarantees nominees that their work will be seen by all voters. That makes the Emmy…
Licensing '99 attendees were buzzing Thursday about plans by management of Sony Signatures' music and family entertainment to buy the San Francisco-based unit from Sony Corp..
The cast and crew of CBS' "Everybody Loves Raymond" probably should thank Jerry Seinfeld and Garry Shandling for wrapping up "Seinfeld" and "The Larry Sanders Show" last year. With these old…
Michael Ovitz and former Disney Online exec Richard Wolpert have added Scour.net to their Internet portfolio, acquiring a 51% stake in the multimedia Web search service.
Galaxy Latin America has hired publishing exec Arturo Sardaneta to head its Mexico platform, the latest move in the satcaster's restructuring here.
Just how important is the look of the package that contains the VHS tape of a would-be Emmy nominee sent to voting members of the TV Academy? Quite a lot, believes Mark Zakarin, executive VP of…
DreamWorks co-head of international distribution and marketing Gerry Lewis will retire from his post in September to become an overseas marketing consultant to Steven Spielberg.