Irate broadcasters are threatening to abandon the program rating system now that TV makers have announced the first generation of V-chips also will block unrated shows such as news and sports.
The fledgling UPN is turning to cable to get distribution in markets it currently doesn't reach. The netlet has begun negotiating with cable operators to create a 24-hour-a-day channel called UPN…
With less than one year of his mandate left to run, France's pubcaster president Xavier Gouyou-Beauchamps has shuffled his top management team, jettisoning Jean-Pierre Cottet, head of broadcasting at…
Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine and CCH Pounder star in the first BET Movies/Starz! original production, "Funny Valentines," which began shooting this week in Wilmington, N.C.
NBC and CBS have tied for first in July 13-19 primetime Nielsens, with NBC inching ahead in total viewers and taking its 16th straight week in the important adults 18-49 demographic.
Rapper/actor LL Cool J ("Halloween: H20") and thesp Michael Rapaport ("Copland") have joined the cast of "Deep Blue Sea," helmed by Renny Harlin.
Comedian Tommy Davidson has become a regular feature on "The Magic Hour" starting this week.
A four-day conference at the second annual Hollywood Film Festival will feature more than 100 industry experts at a series of seminars Aug. 6-9 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel.
Esai Morales and James Marshall have been cast for lead roles in the feature "Doomsday," from Symphony Pictures.
David Ensor, an 18-year veteran of ABC News, has resigned to join CNN as a Washington-based correspondent.
Ron Silver is moving into "Veronica's Closet" as part of a second-season renovation of the Kirstie Alley sitcom.
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