New York-based New Dramatists and New Haven's Yale School of Drama have formed a partnership aimed at nurturing emerging student playwrights by pairing them with experienced playwrights as mentors.
Despite the claims of cablers, broadcasters told the FCC Tuesday that there is plenty of room to add their digital signals to a cabler's channel lineup.
Nearly a year after the highly visible launch of DVD and Divx, strong holiday sales are signaling that both formats' digital video players, and the discs that go along with them, may be turning into…
Mili Avital ("Polish Wedding"), Dougray Scott ("Ever After: A Cinderella Story"), Rufus Sewell ("Dangerous Beauty"), Jason Scott Lee ("The Jungle Book") and Tcheky Karyo ("Addicted to Love") will…
In a boost for satcaster Sky Latin America, PanAmSat Corp. has replaced its troubled Pas-6 satellite with a new, improved model.
A stunning 33 out of the 37 ad-supported cable networks monitored by Nielsen either grew in primetime household ratings between 1997 and 1998 or stayed even with last year's numbers.
Amid continued skepticism in Hollywood about its long-term viability, the four-month-old Pax TV weblet is heading into 1999 with plans to raise its profile by delivering more original programming…
SBS Broadcasting has finalized an agreement with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) which will give it additional capital and clout to develop its television and radio…
Unapix Syndication, started under veteran TV distributor George Back less than three months ago, has already lined up four syndie projects for 1999.
French utilities group Vivendi has sold its 6.5% stake in U.K. cable operator Telewest for $336 million, possibly in part to NTL, the rival British cabler.
CBS continued its march toward a seasonlong crown in homes while NBC scored its biggest demo win since October, according to primetime Nielsen results for the week of Dec. 14-20. Aided by strong…
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