Rebecca Whittington has been named vice president of development for Cosgrove/Meurer Prods., which makes the CBS reality series "Unsolved Mysteries."
KCBS paced the field with 27 honors while KCAL racked up 21 nods in nominations for the 50th annual Los Angeles-area Emmy Awards, which are skedded to be handed out in a black-tie ceremony May 30 at…
The animated series "South Park" rocketed to an 8.2 rating in Comedy Central homes for the April 22 episode.
Shares of Pixar set their second consecutive 52-week high Thursday after Walt Disney Co. reiterated that the animation company was an integral part of its filmmaking strategy.
Fox O&O WFLD Chicago emerged the victor Thursday in a bidding skirmish among three Chi stations for the "Jerry Springer Show," even as producers of the controversial talker fought off accusations…
British Telecommunications, the U.K.'s national phone company, will be allowed to enter the broadcasting business in 2001, a year earlier than expected, the British government announced Thursday.
Gotham-based Eureka Pictures -- currently in production on John Pierson's "Split Screen" TV magazine for the Independent Film Channel -- will team with "Boogie Nights" producer John Lyons on…
Texas Governor George W. Bush dodged questions about his presidential ambitions after a speech Thursday to an industry group in which he lauded his state's track record for making film and TV…
Terry Botwick, vice president of specials at CBS Entertainment, has added oversight of current programming to his duties.
GERMANY The Cologne-based Viva television group is expanding rapidly, managing director Dieter Gorny announced on Tuesday. The group, which consists of German music video channels Viva and Viva 2…
In a grand gesture that cablers hope dispels the notion that their industry will try to derail the digital TV age, Time Warner and TCI made a very public promise to Congress Thursday that they would…