The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Hall of Fame ceremony, which has had a difficult time in recent years finding networks willing to telecast it, has inked an agreement with Showtime to run…
Cynthia Mort and Brad Weston’s names were misspelled in Monday’s article about the sale of a pitch to Columbia TriStar TV and HBO. * * * Title of T.C. Smith and Peter Spears’ spec acquired by Fox…
KNBC-TV has tabbed longtime anchor Kelly Lange to front daily local news cut-ins for MSNBC, the 24-hour news and information partnership of Microsoft Corp. and NBC, beginning sometime in the latter…
John Denver, the boyish, folk-rock star whose music infiltrated the farthest reaches of American pop culture in the 1970s, died when the experimental plane he was piloting crashed into the Pacific…
American Sky Broadcasting CFO Paul F. Haggerty has been named executive vice president and CFO of Fox TV, replacing Larry Jacobson, who is now president of the Fox TV Network.
IATSE has withdrawn its bid to win representation rights for Paramount clerical employees.
French thesp, director and producer Dominique Farrugia and former Studio Canal Plus topper Olivier Granier have teamed up to launch Comedie!, a new cable and satellite channel.
Media giant Bertelsmann AG has added Klaus Eierhoff to its board of directors. On Jan. 1, 1998, Eierhoff, 44, will take over responsibility for the group's multimedia activities and Bertelsmann media…
"Frasier" co-star David Hyde Pierce and actress Sela Ward have been tapped to co-host "The 19th Annual CableAce Awards" being held Saturday at 9 p.m. at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles and…
The battle among syndication giants to secure precious time periods for their high-stakes TV series has provoked a nuclear strike by Warner Bros. Domestic Distribution against King World's…
In a move highlighting the studio's expanded emphasis on feature acquisitions, Paramount has upped former acquisitions VP John Ferraro to senior VP worldwide acquisitions and co-productions for its…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner