New South African free-to-air commercial television channel e.tv will begin nightly news broadcasts Sunday, almost six weeks after it was obliged to do so under its licensing conditions.
Pilot lights already burning for nets The networks are starting to greenlight a slew of pilots for fall. NBC has ordered a few comedy pilots from NBC Studios, in-cluding, “Mind Your Own Business”…
Cable TV movies swept the original longform category in the Writers Guild of America nominations for best writing, announced Wednesday, and took two out of three nods in the adapted group.
Teri Wagner has been upped to VP of strategic marketing and development for ABC Sports, the Alphabet web announced Wednesday.
The February sweeps are fast upon us, as is the American Association of Advertising Agencies' annual media conference.
German pics "Nachtgestalten" (Nightshapes) and "Aimee & Jaguar" will be among the films competing for the Golden and Silver Bears at the 49th Berlin Intl. Film Festival.
Strand Releasing has acquired the domestic distribution rights to "Edge of Seventeen," directed by David Moreton, and "I Stand Alone," helmed by Gaspar Noe, both of which will screen at the upcoming…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences will present the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation to David W. Gray on Feb. 27 at the Scientific & Technical Awards dinner.
David E. Talbert's newest play, "Mr. Right Now" will begin its national tour Off Broadway at the Beacon Theater from Tuesday through Jan. 31.
Oscar winner William Hurt and actress Jennifer Tilly have been cast in the starring roles in Dutch director Dick Maas' black-humored action thriller "Do Not Disturb."
Six American indie pics, headlined by films from Steven Soderbergh and Spike Lee, will be taken on a nationwide tour by U.K. distrib Feature Film Company under the banner "American Independence."