Many festivals and awards ceremonies offer awards for excellence in commercials, although some, like the Cannes Film Festival and Belding awards, focus on the overall merit of a given spot.
NBC has confirmed a renewal of "seaQuest DSV," the hour sci-fi series from Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Universal TV.
Black Entertainment Television's ex-chief financial officer has been handed a 30-month prison term after pleading guilty in January to fraud charges.
Cracks began to appear last week in the stressed-out, oversaturated summer release schedule. The repositioning of Fox's "True Lies" from Independence Day weekend to July 15 had rival studios in a…
Every year, exciting new talents appear on the commercial crafts scene. They're directors, cinematographers, editors, sound designers, costume designers , etc. who continually reinvent our reality.
Atlanta Braves board chairman William Bartholomay has been named vice chairman of Turner Broadcasting, although he won't have a seat on Turner's board.
Basic cable web USA Network is taking its tennis coverage interactive through a partnership with Prodigy. Members of Prodigy's on-line services will be able to communicate with USA Network during the…
Mara Wilson, who played the youngest daughter in 20th Century Fox's hit "Mrs. Doubtfire," is in final negotiations to star in Universal's upcoming feature "Matilda."
Times Mirror Co. on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings 24% lower than the same period last year, blaming lower revenue from its non-newspaper publishing operations. The publishing/cable TV…
Jack Smith has joined ASI Market Research Inc., one of the largest TV research organizations in the world, as senior VP of new media research.
MGM Grand Inc., led by the nearly full occupancy of its new hotel in Las Vegas, posted a first-quarter profit, reversing a year-ago loss.