Having torn apart the creative team for Elton John and Tim Rice's "Elaborate Lives: The Legend of Aida" in December, execs at the Mouse House theatrical division are now in the midst of casting deals…
National network Doordarshan (DD) yanked episodes of its popular series "Shaktimaan" (an Indianized "Superman") after news agency UNI reported cases of kids torching themselves in hopes of a…
Daniel Stern, who voices the character of "Dilbert," will star onscreen in his first TV series, a CBS single-camera comedy pilot tentatively titled "Partners."
With "Schindler's List" boosting NBC's Sunday numbers and CBS' coverage of the early rounds of the NCAA basketball tourney merely matching year-ago levels, it was NBC doing the rebounding in March…
Rob Dickins, the former chairman of Warner Music U.K., is setting up a new record company, Instant Karma Records, in a 50-50 joint venture with Sony Music Entertainment U.K.
Monica Lewinsky meets Ernest Hemingway. The unlikely -- and fortunately, impossible -- pairing was the scintillating scenario for the winning story Monday night at the 19th annual Intl. Imitation…
Swiss authorities have given German commercial webs ProSieben and RTL the green light to broadcast a joint Swiss programming window, which will offer programming aimed at audiences in German-speaking…
Canadian broadcaster Chum Television is launching two channels in Canada this September, entertainment news channel Star! and national education network Canadian Learning Television.
Telemundo execs are responding philosophically to low numbers in the February sweeps, which saw the No. 2 U.S. Hispanic broadcaster make no year-to-year average primetime ratings gain.
A bipartisan pair of congressmen Tuesday introduced a "Truth In Rock Act" designed to protect oldies groups from artists who usurp the name and material of the original musicians.
Joe Donnelly has been named editor-in-chief of Raygun Publishing's men's magazine, Bikini.