Media mogul Leo Kirch, under investigation for tax evasion by Munich public prosecutors, denied the accusations against him on Wednesday.
UPN's Tuesday night season debut fell 10% below last year's first Tuesday performance, with the netlet's two new Tuesday series "Hitz" and "Head Over Heels" registering double-digit drops from their…
Unlike their American counterparts, there's nothing anorexic-looking about Egyptian femme TV presenters and newsreaders.
Chris Blackwell has resigned his post as CEO of Island Pictures in what sources say is a protest of parent Polygram Filmed Entertainment's move to insert its own editor on Robert Altman's "The…
Universal TV has renewed its syndie titans "Hercules" and "Xena" through the 1999-2000 season with Tribune Broadcasting outlets and other stations covering 70% of U.S. TV households.
With a captive audience of thousands of TV execs, Roseanne is sure to speak her mind at the January confab of the National Assn. of Television Program Executives in New Orleans.
A double dose of eternal maverick Woody Allen --- in scripted and unscripted forms --- set the tone for a lineup embracing American indies but snubbing studio product at the 54th Venice Intl. Film…
Telescene Film Group president Robin Spry announced Wednesday that the Montreal-based company has hired two new executives to consolidate the management team following Telescene's recent public…
Oscar may be coming home to Hollywood. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is in preliminary discussions with developer TrizecHahn Centers to move the Academy Awards ceremony into a…
The Motion Picture Assn. has inked a new agreement with the World Customs Organization aimed at further combating international piracy.
Ellen Albert has been upped to VP of planning and design for MTV Networks from her director post.