In what could signal new directions for Hallmark Entertainment, the company has lured veteran theatrical producer David Picker to its fold and charged him with bringing movie talent aboard to enhance…
Upcoming Spanish digital platform Via Digital has signed an agreement with European Channel Management (ECM) to broadcast the 24-hour news channel BBC World and its sister entertainment service BBC…
Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting is setting up a new headquarters for its Miami-Fort Lauderdale TV station in the Sony Entertainment Complex in Miami Beach's trendy South Beach neighborhood.
While ABC is spending $40 million to remind us that watching network television is a waste of brain cells, PBS will reach 80 million homes this year with a mixture of children's educational shows…
After years of broadcasting bigamy, burglary and bitches through inexpensive talkshows, networks have suddenly switched course in the battle for daytime supremacy and are now offering ... well…
The comedy troupe League of Gentleman has won the prestigious Perrier "Pick of the Fringe" award at this year's Edinburgh Fringe, an accolade that has proved to be career-making for many comedians.
In a small symbol of things to come, MTV Online --- the Internet arm of the music video giant --- will deliver its first-ever computer-borne "cybercast" concert, a 30-minute performance by Capitol…
Thanks to "continued dominance in programming," Television Broadcasts Ltd. (TVB) reported a 15% improvement in profits for the first six months of the year over the same period in 1996.
British sitcoms have traditionally translated well to Americanized versions for the U.S. TV-viewing market.
Warner Bros. recording artist Mark Eitzel will perform his original soundtrack for the upcoming feature film "The Left-Handed Woman" starring Lisa Zane at 9 p.m. Saturday at Sunset Stage, 6063 Sunset…
Lifetime Television will sponsor the USA Women's Hockey National Team during its fall and winter tour in preparation for the February 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.