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.
British Sky Broadcasting's revamp of its movie channels will include reallocating an unprecedented 10% of its movie budget to producing original features and TV shows, as well as buying up pics that…
This year's Toronto Intl. Film Festival will feature the North American premiere of Shekhar Kapur's "Elizabeth."
The guest list for Tuesday's premiere of DreamWorks/Paramount's "Saving Private Ryan" in Westwood read like a Who's Who of Hollywood, but noticeably absent from the row of TV cameras lined up along…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on July 30 will host a retrospective celebrating 20 years of programming by deaf and hard-of-hearing professionals in the TV industry.
If the hottest image of Siggraph 97 was history's largest steamship, the leitmotif at Siggraph 98 is creation's smallest critters.
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